The Low Down on the Danish Currency
kr (s. krone, pl. kroner)
|Currency sub unit:|
50 kr, 100 kr, 200 kr, 500 kr, 1,000 kr
50-øre, 1 kr, 2 kr, 5 kr, 10 kr, 20 kr
The Danish Krone (DKK) is the official currency used in the Kingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands, and Greenland. The Danish Currency is nicknamed the ‘Danish Crown’ in English, with the word Krone translated directly to English meaning crown.
The Krone Exchange Rate is pegged against the Euro, which means the currency value is fixed against the value of the Euro.
Denmark is a Scandinavian country comprised of the Jutland Peninsula and various islands. The Capital City, Cophenhagen is the largest city, home to royal palaces, cobbled streets and the Tivoli Garden.
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Buying Danish kroner Online is Easy
Simply order your Danish kroner online to lock in the rate, then choose to collect at your local store or at the airport before you fly!
- 1. Click the ‘Buy Danish krone Now’ button below
And tell us how much you need for your trip in Cash or Travel Card.
- 2. Choose where to get it
Collect at more than 3,600 pick up locations.
- 3. Pay online
You can pay online using either PayID, BPAY, Visa or MasterCard®
- Are Euros accepted in Denmark?
Although some Danish merchants do accept payment with Euros, they are not obliged do so. If you want to be safe, be sure to buy Danish Krone before you travel.
- Does Malmo use Danish Krone?
Some merchants in Malmo may accept Danish Krone, however the exchange rate may not be weighted in your favour. If you intend to make a purchase in DKK cash, there may also be a chance that you will receive your change in Swedish Krona. If you are looking to visit Malmo, it may be wise to buy Swedish Krona before you set off.
- What countries uses Krone as their currency?
Krone is not interchangeable between Scandinavian countries. Countries that use the krone are:
- Denmark (Danish Krone)
- Faroe Islands (Danish Krone)
- Greenland (Danish Krone)
- Norway (Norwegian Krone)
*Rates are subject to change throughout the day. In-store rates vary compared to online.
**The figures provided are indicative only and are there to provide an idea of the amount of travel money you may need during your trip.
^^Based on mid-market and Travelex Online AUD to FX exchange rates as of the date of the relevant social media post and/or email communication. Rates are subject to change throughout the day. Any rates and savings are quoted as a guide only.
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