PHP to USD

Convert Philippine Peso to United States Dollar

1 PHP = 0.0178 USD

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 Philippine Peso (PHP) by 100 and add 2/3rds to get it in United States Dollar (USD)

How to convert Philippine Peso to United States Dollar

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 PHP to USD

The cost of converting PHP to USD 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.

Philippine Peso to United States Dollars conversion rates

1 PHP0.02 USD
5 PHP0.09 USD
10 PHP0.18 USD
20 PHP0.36 USD
50 PHP0.89 USD
100 PHP1.78 USD
250 PHP4.45 USD
500 PHP8.90 USD
1000 PHP17.79 USD
2000 PHP35.58 USD
5000 PHP88.95 USD
10000 PHP177.90 USD
1 USD56.21 PHP
5 USD281.05 PHP
10 USD562.10 PHP
20 USD1,124.21 PHP
50 USD2,810.52 PHP
100 USD5,621.05 PHP
250 USD14,052.62 PHP
500 USD28,105.24 PHP
1000 USD56,210.48 PHP
2000 USD112,420.95 PHP
5000 USD281,052.38 PHP
10000 USD562,104.75 PHP

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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

PHP stands for Philippine Peso, which is the currency of the Philippines. It is the legal tender and official currency used in the Philippines.

The USD, or United States Dollar, is the official currency of the United States. It is widely accepted as legal tender in the United States and its territories. Additionally, many other countries around the world, particularly those with close economic ties to the United States, accept the USD as an alternative currency for transactions.

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
Philippines€60€20
United States€130€80
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.