How to get your Croatian Kuna

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Where can I use Croatian Kuna?

The Croatian Kuna can only be spent in mainland Croatia and its surrounding islands. Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Dubrovnik or take a boat over to the islands and explore world-renowned beaches such as Zlatni Rat.


How much spending money will I need for Croatia?

The most expensive areas of Croatia tend to be its major cities, such as Dubrovnik and Split. In these places, you can generally expect to pay:

  • 240Kn (£29.85) for a mid-range meal for two
  • 13 to 20Kn (£1.62 to £2.49) for a pint of beer
  • 48Kn (£5.97) for a good quality bottle of wine
  • 50 to 18.50Kn (£0.93 to £2.30) for spirit measures
  • 10 to 25Kn (£1.24 to £3.11) for a coffee
  • 6 to 10Kn (£0.75 to £1.24) per km in a taxi (plus minimum 10Kn fee)

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Useful information about Croatian Kuna

The Croatian Kuna comes in the following denominations:

Kuna notes:

5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 & 500Kn notes. (1,000Kn are rare.)

Lipa coins:

1, 2, 10, 20 and 50 lipa, plus 1, 2 and 5Kn coins.

Croatian Kuna FAQs

Buy Back

Leftover Croatian Kuna?

No problem. We'll buy back any Croatian Kunas you have leftover at excellent rates, leaving you with more cash in your pocket (and a tidier desk drawer).

We will buy back up to GBP300 worth of currency per order, as per our terms and conditions.

To request a buy back, email [email protected] with your order number. 

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