Accurate Exchange Rates for 168 World Currencies with data updates ranging from every 60 minutes down to stunning 60 seconds.
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Exchange Rates are delivered in lightweight JSON Format. Just make a request using the simple URL Structure, and let our API do the rest.Explore Docs
// example query using the "live" endpoint: https://api.currencylayer.com/live ? access_key = YOUR_ACCESS_KEY & source = EUR & currencies = USD,GBP,AUD // API returns most recent exchange rates for // USD, GBP and AUD, all relative to EUR
// get accurate rates for a specific date: https://api.currencylayer.com/historical ? access_key = YOUR_ACCESS_KEY & source = GBP & date = 2001-02-19 // API returns valid exchange rates for // February 19th 2001, all relative to GBP
// convert one currency to another: https://api.currencylayer.com/convert ? access_key = YOUR_ACCESS_KEY & from = GBP & to = USD & amount = 10 // API converts £10 to USD using the // most recent Exchange Rates
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