RON (lei)

Currency: Romanian leu

Romania’s official currency. One US dollar is worth around 4.20 RON. The Romanian leu is the official currency of Romania. It was introduced in 1867, replacing the Romanian real. One leu is divided into 100 bani. The leu is issued by the National Bank of Romania and is symbolized by the abbreviation RON. The exchange rate of the leu is relatively stable, and it is not pegged to any other currency. The leu is widely used in Romania for all transactions.