EUR to BGN - Convert Euro to Bulgarian Lev

Convert EUR to BGN using our currency converter with real exchange rate today

1 EUR = 1.956 BGN

1 BGN = 0.511 EUR

(Mid-market exchange rate)

Last updated Jul 25, 2024 18:46 GMT

Get the latest rates to send EUR to BGN

Send money securely worldwide, with seamless international transfers which can be cheaper and faster than banks.

EUR to BGN conversion chart

Below is the live and historical Euro to Bulgarian Lev rate chart so you can see today's rate - and how the rates have changed over time.

1 EUR = 1.956 BGN


1,000 Euro to Bulgarian Lev stats | EUR to BGN

Stat Last 7 days Last 30 days Last 90 days Last year Selected period on chart
High 1.958 1.964 1.96 1.961 1.964
Low 1.955 1.952 1.954 1.954 1.952
Average 1.956 1.956 1.956 1.956 1.956
Volatility 0.15% 0.61% 0.31% 0.36% 0.61%

What is the Euro worth against the Bulgarian Lev today?

1 EUR is worth 1.956 BGN today

How much is 1,000 EUR worth in BGN?

At the current exchange rate of 1.956 , a sum of 1,000 Euro is worth 1,956 Bulgarian Lev.

Which currency is stronger? EUR or BGN?

The Euro is currently stronger than the Bulgarian Lev given that 1 EUR is equal to 1.956 BGN. Conversely, 1 BGN is worth 0.511 EUR.

Overview of EUR to BGN Performance and Trends

Today, to buy 1,000 Euro, you need 1,956 Bulgarian Lev. On the same date last year, you needed 1,956 Bulgarian Lev for 1,000 Euro. This change indicates that the Euro has become stronger against the Bulgarian Lev by 0% over the past year.

The pair experienced low volatility of 0.36%.

Low volatility means there is a lower risk of significant price changes. The exchange rate is normally stable.

EUR to BGN Currency Performance and Volatility

Last 7 Days

  • Performance: €1,000 varied between лв1.955 (weekly low) and лв1.958 (weekly high), a variance of лв0.003 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.15%.

Last 30 Days

  • Performance: €1,000 varied between лв1.952 (30-day low) to лв1.964 (30-day high), a variance of лв0.012 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.61%.

Last 90 Days

  • Performance: €1,000 varied between лв1.954 (90-day low) to лв1.96 (90-day high), a variance of лв0.006 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.31%.

Last Year

  • Performance: €1,000 ranged from лв1.954 (yearly low) to лв1.961 (yearly high), a variance of лв0.007 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.36%.

EUR to BGN Forecast and trending

Is the Euro going up or down against the Bulgarian Lev?

Today's EUR to BGN exchange rate (1.956) is higher compared to yesterday's rate (1.955).

Currency information

EUR - Euro

The currency code for Euro is EUR.

The EUR currency symbol is €.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Cent

EUR rank by most traded currencies: 2

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 15.25%

EUR rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 9

The Euro is the currency of 31 countries:
Akrotiri and Dhekelia, Åland, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, French Southern and Antarctic Lands, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Portugal, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Vatican City

More Euro (EUR) information >

BGN - Bulgarian Lev

The currency code for Bulgarian Lev is BGN.

The BGN currency symbol is лв.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Stotinka

BGN rank by most traded currencies: 38

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 0% (Low daily trade currency)

BGN rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 18

The Bulgarian Lev is the currency of 1 countries:

More Bulgarian Lev (BGN) information >

Understanding EUR to BGN Currency Exchange: Our Top Tips

Let's look at some practical information, ideas and tips to help you make sure you can get the most from your money when you convert Euro to Bulgarian Lev, to send a payment, for a trip overseas, when shopping online or to hold a balance in Bulgarian Lev.

How to convert EUR to BGN?

You can convert Euro to Bulgarian Lev either in a physical location or online. If you choose to exchange money at a currency exchange store, bank or at the airport, you'll be given your Bulgarian Lev in cash. Or, you can choose to convert digitally, to send a payment overseas for example.

If you're exchanging money in a physical location you'll usually need to take the following steps:

  • Choose an exchange service that suits your needs
  • Head there with the money in Euro cash to exchange
  • Get a quote for the exchange rate and any commission or fee you need to pay
  • Hand over your money and receive your Bulgarian Lev in cash

Exchanging your money digitally is often easier. As an example, here's how to send a payment overseas:

  • Choose an international payment service that suits your needs and head to their desktop site, or download their app
  • Tap Send Payment
  • Enter the amount in Euro you want to send, or the amount in Bulgarian Lev you want your recipient to get in the end
  • You'll be shown a quote for the exchange rate and any commission or fee you need to pay
  • Choose your preferred payment method, and follow the prompts to pay
  • Your money will be deposited to your recipient's bank account directly, in Bulgarian Lev

How to get the best EUR to BGN exchange rate?

Because banks, currency exchange offices and international payment services all set their own exchange rates, you'll need to shop around a little to find the best EUR to BGN exchange rate for your specific transaction.

Get to know the EUR/BGN mid-market exchange rate using reputable currency conversion tools, so you'll be able to see how the market is trending. You can often set up rate alerts so the service you choose will send you a message when the EUR/BGN mid-market exchange rate hits your preferred level. Once you see a rate you like, act fast to complete your transaction before markets move again.

Another smart option is to open a multi-currency account which lets you hold a selection of major world currencies, often including Euro and Bulgarian Lev. This can be helpful if you transact internationally often, live overseas, receive payments from abroad, invest in diverse markets or even if you simply love to shop online with international retailers. Because you can hold a balance in the currency or currencies of your choice, there's no need to convert from one currency to another unnecessarily - you can wait until exchange rates are favorable to avoid losing out.

How to buy Euro with Bulgarian Lev?

You'll be able to exchange Bulgarian Lev to Euro in the same way as you'd exchange Euro to Bulgarian Lev. If you have Bulgarian Lev in your pocket in cash, you can take them along to a currency exchange service and ask if they'll buy back in exchange for Bulgarian Lev. Be aware that the exchange rate might not be great - so coming back from a trip with as little foreign cash as possible is a smart plan.

On the other hand, if you hold Euro in a bank or specialist provider account, you'll be able to take advantage of online currency exchange services which can often offer fast, efficient and good value conversion which uses a better rate than a bank would.

Where to exchange EUR to BGN?

You can exchange currencies in person at a currency exchange store, bank or airport, or use an online service instead. It's helpful to know that in person currency exchange options can offer a pretty poor deal overall, as exchange rates commonly include a markup - an extra fee. If you're exchanging somewhere with little local competition - like at an airport or hotel, for example - the chances are that the rate you get will be even worse.

A good alternative is to open a multi-currency account which lets you hold and exchange currencies digitally - and if you pick an account which also offers a linked debit card, you can make ATM withdrawals at home and abroad whenever you need cash. Digital specialist services can often offer a better exchange rate with lower overall costs compared to using your bank or exchanging cash in person - plus they're intuitive to use and let you manage your money with just your phone.

Frequently asked questions when converting Euro to Bulgarian Lev (EUR to BGN)

How much is the Euro to Bulgarian Lev?

The Euro to Bulgarian Lev exchange rate today is 1.956 . Use this guide to learn more about exchanging EUR to BGN in the easiest and best value way for your specific needs.

How much is 1,000 Euro to the Bulgarian Lev?

The EUR to BGN rate today is 1.956 . That means that 1,000 Euro would be worth 1,956 Bulgarian Lev.

How to exchange Euro to Bulgarian Lev?

Exchange EUR to BGN in person at a bank, currency exchange store or airport - or for a better exchange rate and to avoid standing in line in a physical store, use a digital service. Online currency exchange services are safe, intuitive and easy to use, to send payments internationally, or hold and exchange multiple currencies including EUR to BGN.

How to send money to Bulgaria?

If you want to send money from Europe - or anywhere else in the world - to Bulgaria, you'll be able to do so through your bank or an online specialist service like Wise. Specialist international money transfer services can often offer better exchange rates and lower overall costs for payments to Bulgaria - plus, you'll be able to get everything arranged with just your laptop or phone.

What is the Mid-Market Rate?

The mid-market exchange rate is the rate that banks and currency exchange services get when they buy and sell currencies like Bulgarian Lev and Euro on wholesale markets. It's an important benchmark you can use to measure whether the exchange rate you're offered by a bank or exchange service is fair.

Usually banks and exchange services add a percentage margin - known as a markup - to the exchange rate they get themselves. But this markup can vary a lot, and in some cases pushes up the cost of currency exchange significantly. Learning about the mid-market rate and monitoring it can mean you get a better deal when you exchange currencies.

Get the live Euro to Bulgarian Lev exchange rate with our handy tools, to help you compare your options.

Why trust us?

We take reader trust seriously. At Currency Live we're working to help our readers learn more about currency exchange so they can avoid the common pitfalls and make more of their money. Here's why you can trust us to do just that:>

Expertise and Transparency by our partnership with Wise

Our partnership with Wise reinforces our commitment to delivering transparent and reliable financial insights and aiding more than millions of monthly users in their money transfers. We already have a billion impressions and over a million yearly visitors who benefit from the depth of insight and actionable tips we can provide them.

Broad market scope

At Currency Live we cover all of currency pairs, with rates which are refreshed in real time so you'll know the details you're reading are accurate, extensive and live.

Reliable Market Analysis

Our market analysis and currency news are up-to-date, researched and presented in an easy-to-understand format. This ensures you get accurate and actionable information, without any unnecessary complexities.

Commitment to Accurate Currency Information

Currency Live was built by currency exchange experts with over 10 years experience, and we are proud to dedicate ourselves to providing essential and current information, aiding users with valuable insights for currency conversion and financial decision-making.