PEN to SAR

Convert Peruvian Sol to Saudi Riyal

1 PEN = 1.0164 SAR

Rule of thumb

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

Use the amount in Peruvian Sol (PEN) as is to get it in Saudi Riyal (SAR)

How to convert Peruvian Sol to Saudi Riyal

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 PEN to SAR

The cost of converting PEN to SAR 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.

Peruvian Sol to Saudi Riyals conversion rates

1 PEN1.02 SAR
5 PEN5.08 SAR
10 PEN10.16 SAR
20 PEN20.33 SAR
50 PEN50.82 SAR
100 PEN101.64 SAR
250 PEN254.10 SAR
500 PEN508.21 SAR
1000 PEN1,016.41 SAR
2000 PEN2,032.82 SAR
5000 PEN5,082.06 SAR
10000 PEN10,164.12 SAR
1 SAR0.98 PEN
5 SAR4.92 PEN
10 SAR9.84 PEN
20 SAR19.68 PEN
50 SAR49.19 PEN
100 SAR98.39 PEN
250 SAR245.96 PEN
500 SAR491.93 PEN
1000 SAR983.85 PEN
2000 SAR1,967.71 PEN
5000 SAR4,919.27 PEN
10000 SAR9,838.53 PEN

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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 PEN, also known as the Peruvian Sol, is the official currency of Peru. It is used as legal tender exclusively in Peru and is not accepted in other countries.

SAR, or the Saudi Arabian Riyal, is the official currency of Saudi Arabia. It is commonly used as legal tender within the country. The SAR is also accepted in the neighboring countries of Bahrain and Oman, in addition to being recognized by some exchange bureaus internationally.

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
Peru€60€20
Saudi Arabia€70€40
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.