The Trinidad & Tobago Dollar rates below were last updated 4 minutes ago
If you're travelling to Trinidad and Tobago soon you'll want to get the best deal on your Trinidad and Tobago Dollars. Our free comparison service compares the best Trinidad and Tobago Dollar rates from the biggest currency suppliers in the UK so you can see at a glance who is offering the top deals. We are currently comparing 18 suppliers selling Trinidad and Tobago Dollars in the UK with exchange rates ranging from 7.3785 to 7.8672.
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The Trinidad and Tobago Dollar is pegged to the US Dollar at a rate of $1 USD = $6.25 TTD. Pegged exchange rates do not float against their parent currency which means if the US Dollar exchange rate fluctuates up or down, so will the Trinidad and Tobago Dollar rate.
With all pegged currencies it is worth seeing if the best US Dollar exchange rate gives you a better exchange rate than the best Trinidad and Tobago exchange rate as both currencies are accepted in Trinidad and Tobago. If the US Dollar rates are better, you may find yourself better off for taking US Dollars and exchanging them at a bank on either island.
You should take normal precautions when using ATM machines to withdraw cash as you may become the target for mugging and other opportunistic crime especially during the festive and carnival seasons. For more safety tips and travel advice for Trinidad and Tobago, visit the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).
Our statistics show that the average Brit takes around £600 worth of Trinidad and Tobago Dollars with them when they travel.
British citizens do not need a visa to visit Trinidad and Tobago. You are normally given 90 days to remain in the country but extensions may be obtained from the High Commission of Trinidad and Tobago in London.
Your passport must be valid for a minimum period of 6 months from the date of entry into Trinidad and Tobago.
Over the past week the Trinidad & Tobago Dollar has dropped by 1.38% from last Thursday's rate of 7.9773 to today's rate of 7.8672 which means £750 will buy you $82.57 less now than it would have a week ago. During this period the best rate we recorded was 8.015 on Sunday and the worst rate is 7.8672 recorded today.
The 90 day outlook has seen the Trinidad & Tobago Dollar rate drop by 2.89% from 8.1011 on 3rd December 2016 to 7.8672 today. Based on these figures, £750 would have bought you $175.43 more three months ago that it would have today. We recorded a high rate of 8.18 on 12th December 2016 and a low rate of 7.6401 on 15th January 2017.
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Updated: 1st March 2017
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