🇹🇷 Turkish Lira (TRY) TradingHours.com

The Turkish Lira is the primary currency of Turkey. This currency is used by an estimated 85,042,736 people. Based on our estimate, Turkish Lira is the #17 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Turkish Lira is "TRY". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 949.

Turkish Lira conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

TRY Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Turkish Lira is Turkey.

There are approximately 85,042,736 people around the world who use the Turkish Lira. The Turkish Lira is the #17 most used widely currency is the world.

85,042,736 user population
Ranked #17 in the world

TRY Exchange Rates

1 Turkish Lira equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: 12.022


Inverse: 17.84
British Pound


Inverse: 20.00
Indian Rupee


Inverse: 0.23
Japanese Yen


Inverse: 0.13
US Dollar


Inverse: 18.42

† Rates last updated at 8 hours ago

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

TRY Currency Facts

TRY Details

ISO 4217 CodeTRY
ISO 4217 Number949
Unit NameLira
Currency NicknamesKağıt, Mangır, Papel

TRY Denominations

Minor Unit Namekuruş
Minor Unit Symbol Kr
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins1, 5Kr, 10Kr, 25Kr, 50Kr
Rarely Used Coins1Kr

TRY Issuance

Central BankCentral Bank of the Republic of Turkey
Central Bank Websitehttp://www.tcmb.gov.tr

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population85,042,736 people
Population Rank#17
TRY Inflation Rate19.60%
Inflation Rank#7

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

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TRY Currency History

The Turkish Lira was created in January 2006. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Turkish Lira.

Currency Active Replaced By
Turkish lira (TRL) January 1843 to December 2005 TRY