PAB to CUP

Convert Panamanian Balboa to Cuban Peso

1 PAB = 26.5011 CUP

Rule of thumb

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

Multiply the amount in Panamanian Balboa (PAB) by 30 to get it in Cuban Peso (CUP)

How to convert Panamanian Balboa to Cuban Peso

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 PAB to CUP

The cost of converting PAB to CUP 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.

Panamanian Balboa to Cuban Pesos conversion rates

1 PAB26.50 CUP
5 PAB132.51 CUP
10 PAB265.01 CUP
20 PAB530.02 CUP
50 PAB1,325.05 CUP
100 PAB2,650.11 CUP
250 PAB6,625.27 CUP
500 PAB13,250.55 CUP
1000 PAB26,501.09 CUP
2000 PAB53,002.19 CUP
5000 PAB132,505.47 CUP
10000 PAB265,010.94 CUP
1 CUP0.04 PAB
5 CUP0.19 PAB
10 CUP0.38 PAB
20 CUP0.75 PAB
50 CUP1.89 PAB
100 CUP3.77 PAB
250 CUP9.43 PAB
500 CUP18.87 PAB
1000 CUP37.73 PAB
2000 CUP75.47 PAB
5000 CUP188.67 PAB
10000 CUP377.34 PAB

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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 PAB, or Panamanian Balboa, is the official currency of Panama. It has the same value and is used interchangeably with the United States dollar in Panama. The PAB is only used as legal tender within Panama and is not accepted in any other countries.

The CUP, also known as the Cuban Peso, is the official currency of Cuba. It is used as legal tender exclusively within 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
Panama€80€40
Cuba€90€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.