Money and Exchange Offices

The BAM, or Convertible Mark, is the only currency that can be used in Bosnia and Herzegovina. You can exchange money at exchange offices, banks or post offices.


Author: Sarajevo Navigator

BAM is the internationally recognized symbol for the Convertible Mark, while KM is used locally. One Mark is divided into 100 pfennigs and notes come in denominations of 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 KM.

The exchange rate for the Convertible Mark is fixed to the Euro: 1.95583BAM = 1 Euro.

The majority of exchange offices in Sarajevo work from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., while most banks are open from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on weekdays and from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays.

The main post office is open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday to Saturday.