DENOMINATIONS IN CIRCULATION

Some denominations are popularly used ( Images frome Wikipedia, for reference only )

Five hundred dong

 

One thousand dong

 

Two thousand dong

 

Five thousand dong

 

Ten thousand dong

 

Twenty thousand dong

 

Fifty thousand dong

 

One hundred thousand dong

 

Two hundred thousand dong

 

Five hundred thousand dong

NOTE

 

Avoid mistaking between denominations are almost the same in appearance as 10 000 VND vs 200 000 VND, 20 000 VND vs 500 000 VND.

Five hundred thousand Dong is the largest denomination now, it’s worth approximately US $ 22 (based on the exchange rate in 2019).

You can consult rates via this website

You need to carefully check the change and limited carrying large cash.