WST to MVR

Convert Samoan Tālā to Maldivian Rufiyaa

1 WST = 5.6220 MVR

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 Samoan Tālā (WST) by 6 to get it in Maldivian Rufiyaa (MVR)

How to convert Samoan Tālā to Maldivian Rufiyaa

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 WST to MVR

The cost of converting WST to MVR 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.

Samoan Tālā to Maldivian Rufiyaas conversion rates

1 WST5.62 MVR
5 WST28.11 MVR
10 WST56.22 MVR
20 WST112.44 MVR
50 WST281.10 MVR
100 WST562.20 MVR
250 WST1,405.49 MVR
500 WST2,810.99 MVR
1000 WST5,621.98 MVR
2000 WST11,243.95 MVR
5000 WST28,109.88 MVR
10000 WST56,219.77 MVR
1 MVR0.18 WST
5 MVR0.89 WST
10 MVR1.78 WST
20 MVR3.56 WST
50 MVR8.89 WST
100 MVR17.79 WST
250 MVR44.47 WST
500 MVR88.94 WST
1000 MVR177.87 WST
2000 MVR355.75 WST
5000 MVR889.37 WST
10000 MVR1,778.73 WST

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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 WST, or the Samoan Tala, is the official currency of Samoa. It is divided into 100 sene. The WST is only accepted as legal tender in Samoa, where it is used for everyday transactions.

The MVR, which stands for Maldivian Rufiyaa, is the currency used in the Maldives. It is the legal tender of the Maldives and is not recognized as legal currency outside of 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
Samoa€#N/A€#N/A
Maldives€80€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.