Kuala Lumpur Money Exchange

The Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) The official legal currency of Malaysia is the The Malaysian Ringgit (MYR).
Money Exchange (Cash) In Kuala Lumpur one can exchange currency at the Airport, hotel, Banks, or Currency Exchange counters.

Most Currency exchange counters (Banks and Private) at the Airport are open 24x7 in KLIA and KLIA2.

In the city, currency exchange counters are available in all tourist areas. Many private licensed Currency exchange counters are available at KL Sentral station, KLCC Mall, Bukit Bintang area, and other big malls. If changing large amount then check around for the best rate.

Banks are available all over town, however may charge fees.
Credit Cards Your credit card provides you with a good exchange rate for purchases in the Kuala Lumpur. Please check beforehand with your bank for additional fees. Major credit cards including Visa and Mastercard are widely accepted, however it is a good idea to have some cash on hand as many small places and taxi drivers will not accept credit cards in Kuala Lumpur.
ATM Many Banks ATM machines allow cash withdrawal in local MYR  using international credits cards like Visa/Plus and Mastercard/Cirrus. Please check with your bank for any additional fees for using your ATM card in a foreign country.
Traveler's Cheques Traveler's cheques are accepted by hotels, banks and currency exchange counters in the Kuala Lumpur. Traveler cheques may be subject to a fees.