How much is a Belgian franc worth?

Convert Belgian Franc to US Dollar

1 BEF 0.0293138 USD
5 BEF 0.146569 USD
10 BEF 0.293138 USD
25 BEF 0.732844 USD

How many Belgian francs make a pound?

Convert British Pound to Belgian Franc

1 GBP 47.4833 BEF
5 GBP 237.417 BEF
10 GBP 474.833 BEF
25 GBP 1,187.08 BEF

What is the currency in Belgium?


Can you still use Belgian francs?

The Belgian Franc was the currency of the Kingdom of Belgium from 1832 until 2002, when it was replaced by the Euro. The franc was first struck in France as a gold coin in the 14th century, and adopted as a basic denomination by a number of other countries and French colonies. Belgian Francs are now obsolete.

Are Belgian francs legal tender?

Like 10 other European currencies, the Belgian/Luxembourgish franc ceased to exist on 1 January 1999, when it became fixed at 1 EUR= 40.3399 BEF/LUF, thus a franc was worth €0.024789. Old franc coins and notes lost their legal tender status on 28 February 2002.

How much is 400 Belgian francs in pounds?

Belgian francs to British pounds conversion table

amount convert Result
100 BEF BEF 2.12 GBP
200 BEF BEF 4.24 GBP
300 BEF BEF 6.36 GBP
400 BEF BEF 8.49 GBP

Is Belgium an expensive country to visit?

Belgium is not a cheap country. Yes, it can be done on a budget but it’s a tight budget. There’s just a lot of high costs here and food and drink can really add up. While it will never be the cheapest country in the world, there are a few ways to cut costs and avoid spending all your money.

Are old Belgian francs worth anything?

We’ve been using the euro since 2002 in Belgium, but banknotes denominated in Belgian franc with a face value of over 50 francs are still worth money! You can trade them in at Nationale Bank in Brussels, Belgium’s central bank. If they are genuine, the bank pays up even if you only have just over half of an old note.