Money & duty free for South Sudan

Exchange rates:

Currency & Money

Currency information

Sudanese Pound (SDG) = 100 piasters. Notes are in denominations of SDG50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1. Coins are in denominations of 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 piasters.

Credit cards

It’s best to bring plenty of cash (US$) rather than rely on card transactions in Sudan.


There are currently no ATM facilities in South Sudan.

Currency restriction

The import and export of local currency is prohibited. The import and export of foreign currency is unlimited, subject to declaration.

Visa and passport information is updated regularly and is correct at the time of publishing. You should verify critical travel information independently with the relevant embassy before you travel.