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Money and costs

Currency
Lempiras (L)
Exchange Rates
Rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated July 29, 2016 2:47PM UTC
Daily Costs
Budget (up to)
L700
  • Dorm bed: L200
  • Double room in a budget hotel: L400
  • Simple meal: L80–120
  • Bus tickets: L20–250
Midrange
L700–2000
  • Double room in a midrange hotel: L800
  • Diving course: L6000–7000
  • Admission to museums: L22–88
  • Short taxi trip: L100-200
Top end (more than)
L2000
  • Double room in a top-end hotel: L1500
  • Internal flight: L2000-3000
  • Long-distance taxi journey: L1000
  • Dinner in a top-end restaurant: L600

It's relatively easy to access money in Honduras: all big towns and cities have plentiful ATMs. Credit cards are usually accepted in hotels.

Tipping

  • Cafes & Comedores Tipping is not common in comedores, cafes or simple restaurants, but is appreciated.

  • Restaurants Upmarket restaurants will automatically add a 10% service charge to your bill.