About Currency of Preference on International Shopping

Currency of Preference on International Shopping allows you to shop in over 80 currencies and pay for qualifying purchases in your local currency with an eligible American Express, MasterCard or Visa credit or debit card.

Please note: Currency of Preference and currency settings are not available for domestic US shoppers.

Amazon.com allows you to shop in over 80 currencies. Currency of Preference is a display-only feature and allows you to see prices displayed in your preferred currency. You can update your Currency of Preference by changing from USD (default currency) to your preferred currency in the currency settings page. The available currencies for shopping are listed below. Once you are ready to purchase your item, at checkout, an 'Order Total' will display the total price of the order in the preferred currency. For payment, a 'Payment Total' will display the amount your payment method will be charged in.

If your order is eligible at checkout for Amazon Currency Converter, you can elect to pay with an eligible card, and the Payment Total will display the price in your card currency you elected to pay in. Please note that payment in a different currency is only possible for orders eligible for Amazon Currency Converter.

The currency you select is for reference use only. Prices may be displayed in your selected currency for your convenience, and you can have prices displayed in your chosen currency, even for orders not eligible for Amazon Currency Converter. At checkout, if you wish to pay using your chosen currency, the actual sales price will have additional fees which will be calculated at checkout. Your order must satisfy the following requirements to be eligible for paying in your preferred currency with the Amazon Currency Converter.


  • At any point within shopping, you can update your currency by changing to your preferred currency in the currency settings page. To use Amazon Currency Converter, proceed to checkout to determine eligibility. In order to see whether your order is eligible for checkout with the Amazon Currency Converter, select items you'd like to purchase and proceed to checkout.
  • If the order is ineligible for checkout with the Amazon Currency Converter, your card will be charged in USD (default currency). Depending on your card's local currency, your bank or credit card company may assess additional fees, which may increase the overall cost of your purchase. Please contact your bank regarding these fees. Your local currency refers to the card currency associated with your eligible payment method.
  • If you change an order, the Amazon Currency Converter will recalculate eligibility based on your changes. In the event that these changes make your order ineligible for the Amazon Currency Converter, your order total can only be paid in USD.
  • You can learn more about exchange rates here.

You can find a list of supported currencies below:

Argentine Peso Armenian Dram Aruban Florin Australian Dollar
Azerbaijanian Manat Bahamian Dollar Barbadian Dollar Belize Dollar
Bermudan Dollar Boliviano Brazilian Real Brunei Dollar
Bulgarian Lev Canada Cambodian Riel Cayman Islands Dollar
CFP Franc CFA Franc BCEAO CFA Franc BEAC Chilean Peso
Chinese Yuan Colombian Peso Cordoba Oro Costa Rica Colon
Czech Koruna Danish Krone Dominican Republic Peso East Caribbean Dollar
Egyptian Pound Euro Georgian Lari Ghana Cedi
Guatemalan Quetzal Guyana Dollar Hong Kong Dollar Hungarian Forint
Indian Rupee Indonesian Rupiah Israeli Shekel Jamaican Dollar
Japanese Yen Kazakhstani Tenge Kenyan Shilling Lebanese Pound
Lempira Macau Pataca Malaysian Ringgit Mauritius Rupee
Mexican Peso Moroccan Dirham Namibia Dollar New Zealand Dollar
Nigerian Naira Norwegian Krone Pakistan Rupee Panamanian Balboa
Paraguay Guarani Peruvian Nuevo Sol Polish Zloty Pound Sterling
Qatari Riyal Romanian Leu Rufiyaa Russian Ruble
Saudi Arabian Riyal Singapore Dollar South African Rand South Korean Won
Sri Lanka Rupee Swedish Krona Swiss Franc Taiwan New Dollar
Tanzanian Shilling Thai Baht The Philippine Peso Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
Tugrik Turkish Lira United Arab Emirates Dirham Uruguayan Peso
Uzbekistan Sum Vietnamese Dong

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