MGA to KGS

Convert Malagasy Ariary to Kyrgystani Som

1 MGA = 0.0197 KGS

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 Malagasy Ariary (MGA) by 100 and double it to get it in Kyrgystani Som (KGS)

How to convert Malagasy Ariary to Kyrgystani Som

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 MGA to KGS

The cost of converting MGA to KGS 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.

Malagasy Ariary to Kyrgystani Soms conversion rates

1 MGA0.02 KGS
5 MGA0.10 KGS
10 MGA0.20 KGS
20 MGA0.39 KGS
50 MGA0.99 KGS
100 MGA1.97 KGS
250 MGA4.93 KGS
500 MGA9.85 KGS
1000 MGA19.71 KGS
2000 MGA39.41 KGS
5000 MGA98.53 KGS
10000 MGA197.07 KGS
1 KGS50.74 MGA
5 KGS253.72 MGA
10 KGS507.44 MGA
20 KGS1,014.88 MGA
50 KGS2,537.20 MGA
100 KGS5,074.40 MGA
250 KGS12,685.99 MGA
500 KGS25,371.98 MGA
1000 KGS50,743.95 MGA
2000 KGS101,487.91 MGA
5000 KGS253,719.77 MGA
10000 KGS507,439.54 MGA

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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 MGA, or Malagasy Ariary, is the official currency of Madagascar. It is used as legal tender exclusively in Madagascar, making it the sole currency accepted for transactions within the country.

KGS, which stands for Kyrgyzstani Som, is the official currency of Kyrgyzstan. It is not used as legal tender in any other countries.

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
Madagascar€#N/A€#N/A
Kyrgyzstan€50€20
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.