LAK to KHR

Convert Lao Kip to Cambodian Riel

1 LAK = 0.1902 KHR

Rule of thumb

When you are abroad and you just want to get a quick estimate, use this rule of thumb:

Divide the amount in Lao Kip (LAK) by 10 and double it to get it in Cambodian Riel (KHR)

How to convert Lao Kip to Cambodian Riel

Converting currencies can be done through various channels. Currency exchange services at banks or online platforms offer a straightforward solution—simply input the amount and desired currency. Online converters and ATMs also provide convenient options, while credit cards automatically handle conversions during international transactions.

How much does it cost to convert LAK to KHR

The cost of converting LAK to KHR depends on the method chosen. Exchange services may charge fees or offer slightly different rates. Online platforms and ATMs may have transaction fees, and credit cards might include foreign transaction fees. It’s essential to compare options and consider associated costs before deciding on a conversion method.

Lao Kip to Cambodian Riels conversion rates

1 LAK0.19 KHR
5 LAK0.95 KHR
10 LAK1.90 KHR
20 LAK3.80 KHR
50 LAK9.51 KHR
100 LAK19.02 KHR
250 LAK47.55 KHR
500 LAK95.10 KHR
1000 LAK190.19 KHR
2000 LAK380.39 KHR
5000 LAK950.97 KHR
10000 LAK1,901.94 KHR
1 KHR5.26 LAK
5 KHR26.29 LAK
10 KHR52.58 LAK
20 KHR105.16 LAK
50 KHR262.89 LAK
100 KHR525.78 LAK
250 KHR1,314.45 LAK
500 KHR2,628.89 LAK
1000 KHR5,257.79 LAK
2000 KHR10,515.58 LAK
5000 KHR26,288.95 LAK
10000 KHR52,577.90 LAK

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How to transfer money? And how long does it take?

Peer-to-peer payment apps like Venmo or PayPal offer quick transactions. Wire transfers through banks are an option but can take a few days. Cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin or Ethereum, provide a decentralized alternative for transferring funds globally, offering speed and some degree of anonymity.

Look out for exchange scams

Look out forDescription
Unofficial Currency ExchangesStreet individuals and kioks may offer attractive rates and/or give counterfeit currency. Use established offices for safety.
Dynamic Currency ConversionSome ATMs offer less favorable exchange rates. Opt for local currency to avoid extra fees during transactions.
Overcharging at Exchange OfficesTourist-heavy areas may charge higher fees. Compare rates and be aware of additional fees before transactions.
Fake Banknote SwitchBe cautious during exchanges to prevent scammers from switching real currency with counterfeits. Count money carefully.
Inflated CommissionsExchange offices may have hidden fees. Inquire about the total cost, including commissions, before exchanging money.
Always know exactly how the coins and notes from the currency look like. Know or ask about exchange rate and fees beforehand and count your money carefully afterwards. Look at the chart, when was the last price update? Use your calculator to verify.

Currency Information

The LAK, also known as the Lao Kip, is the official currency of Laos. It can be used as legal tender exclusively in Laos.

KHR is the currency code for the Cambodian Riel. It is the official currency of Cambodia and is recognized as legal tender in the country.

Cost of Living Comparison

When it comes to daily expenses, the cost of groceries and dining out plays a significant role. Here we look at the average weekly cost for basic groceries and dining out at a mid-range restaurant dinner for two people.

LocationWeekly GroceriesDining Out for Two
Laos€#N/A€#N/A
Cambodia€70€30
All numbers in Euros for easy comparison.

Keep in mind that these figures are approximations, and actual costs can vary based on specific locations and individual choices.