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Hungarian Forint (HUF)

The Hungarian Forint is the primary currency of Hungary. This currency is used by an estimated 9,768,785 people. Based on our estimate, Hungarian Forint is the #76 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Hungarian Forint is "HUF". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 348. The currency symbol for the Forint is "Ft".

Hungarian Forint conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

HUF Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Hungarian Forint is Hungary.

There are approximately 9,768,785 people around the world who use the Hungarian Forint. The Hungarian Forint is the #76 most used widely currency is the world.

9,768,785 user population
Ranked #76 in the world

HUF Exchange Rates

1 Hungarian Forint equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: Ft202.87


Inverse: Ft365.51
British Pound


Inverse: Ft413.52
Indian Rupee


Inverse: Ft4.39
Japanese Yen


Inverse: Ft3.11
US Dollar


Inverse: Ft334.13

† Rates last updated at 13 minutes ago

‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions

HUF Currency Facts

HUF Details

ISO 4217 CodeHUF
ISO 4217 Number348
Unit NameForint
Currency NicknamesN.a.

HUF Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesFt500, Ft1000, Ft2000, Ft5000, Ft10000, Ft20000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsFt5, Ft10, Ft20, Ft50, Ft100, Ft200
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

HUF Issuance

Central BankHungarian National Bank
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population9,768,785 people
Population Rank#76
HUF Inflation Rate2.85%
Inflation Rank#55

† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.

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2020 HUF Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Hungarian National Bank. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Hungarian Forint may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Anniversary of 1848 Revolution March 15, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Whitmonday June 1, 2020 Closed
St. Stephen's Day August 20, 2020 Closed
Anniversary of 1956 Revolution October 23, 2020 Closed
All Saints' Day November 1, 2020 Closed
Christmas Eve December 24, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Christmas Holiday December 26, 2020 Closed