Official exchange rate

The Bank of Albania operates under a free-floating exchange rate regime.

The value of the Albanian currency (lek) against foreign currencies is freely determined in the foreign exchange market. Exchange rate fluctuations reflect the free movement of goods and capital and the financial transactions of Albania with its trading partners.

Without prejudice to the free exchange rate regime, the Bank of Albania may carry out operations in the foreign exchange market in order to adjust the exchange rate to the level determined by key macroeconomic factors, avoid disruptions and increase or decrease the foreign currency reserve.

The Bank of Albania calculates the official exchange rate and the average rate of bid price and ask price for the euro and US dollar, based on standardised quotations of participants in the interbank market, in the interval of 11.30-12.00. This is a (single) forex rate reference, which may be used by those interested for trading, evaluation, comparison and statistical purposes.

Last update: 22.02.2024  12:31:02
Main Currency Albanian Lek per Foreign Currency Unit
US Dollar USD 95.56 -0.46
Euro EUR 103.75 +0.05
Great Britain Pound GBP 121.25 +0.15
Swiss Franc CHF 108.93 -0.15
Japanese Yen (100) JPY 63.65 -0.35
Australian Dollar AUD 62.95 0.00
Canadian Dollars CAD 71.05 +0.04
Swedish Krona SEK 9.29 +0.04
Norwegian Krone NOK 9.16 +0.01
Denmark Krone DKK 13.92 +0.01
Special Drawing Rights SDR 127.68 -0.61
Gold(OZ 1) XAU 193962.59 -815.22
Silver(OZ 1) XAG 2206.41 -12.77
Chinese Yuan (onshore) CNY 13.29 -0.07
Chinese Yuan (offshore) CNH 13.28 -0.06
Turkish Lira TRY 3.08 -0.02

Last update: 15.02.2024  12:52:26
Currency Albanian Lek per Foreign Currency Unit
Bulgarian Lev BGN 53.09 -0.06
Hungarian Forint HUF 26.68 -0.31
Russian Ruble RUB 105.01 -1.96
Croatian Kuna HRK 0.00 0.00
Czech Koruna CZK 4.09 -0.10
Macedonian Denar MKD 1.69 0.00


Last update: 22.02.2024  12:31:02
Albanian Lek per Foreign Currency Unit
Currency Average purchase price (Bid) Average sales price (Ask)
US Dollar USD 95.10 -0.41 96.04 -0.50
Euro EUR 103.39 +0.08 104.14 +0.01

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