Pound Sterling to Kenyan Shilling — exchange rate

You will find a currency converter from the GBP to the KES on this page. It is possible to convert any amount from Pound Sterling to Kenyan Shilling (£ to KSh) using Myfin currency converter at the live rates of 2021-10-22.

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1 GBP = 153.04KES

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GBPPound Sterling
  • Country of Circulation: United Kingdom, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey
  • Currency Code, Symbol: GBP, £
  • Denominations of coins in circulation: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1, £2
  • Denominations of banknotes in circulation: £1, £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
  • History:

    The British pound or pound sterling (symbol: £, code: GBP, number: 826) is the national currency of the United Kingdom of Great Britain. It is an official currency of Gibraltar, the Falkland Islands, Saint Helena. The GBP abbreviation is used to identify £ in the international financial arena.

    Change is called pence, also known as British pennies. One GBP has 100 pennies. It is one of the oldest world currencies. The currency was issued in 1694, replacing the East African rupee. In spite of mass euro introduction on the European territory, Great Britain refused to get rid of its local currency. Pound sterling has remained the main reserve currency for many governments for a long time.

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KESKenyan Shilling
  • Country of Circulation: Kenya
  • Currency Code, Symbol: KES, KSh
  • Denominations of coins in circulation: 1, 5, 10 , 20 shillings
  • Denominations of banknotes in circulation: 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000 shillings
  • History:

    The Kenyan shilling (KSh) is the official national currency of Kenya. The currency is not used in other countries. To denote the currency on the international market, the KES abbreviation is commonly used.

    Cents are used as change for the Kenyan shilling. One KES has 100 cents. The currency appeared in 1966. Before that, Kenya used the East African shilling. Today, only notes and coins issued after 2003 are officially accepted for payment. Outdated notes are being steadily taken out of the market for elimination.

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Historical data of the 1 Pound Sterling to the Kenyan Shilling exchange rate

Friday 22.10.2021
153.04 KES
Thursday 21.10.2021
153.435 KES
Wednesday 20.10.2021
153.271 KES
Tuesday 19.10.2021
153.536 KES
Monday 18.10.2021
152.091 KES
Sunday 17.10.2021
152.797 KES
Saturday 16.10.2021
152.509 KES


  • GBP/KES – Pound Sterling to Kenyan Shilling conversion

    Our GBP/KES currency converter allows instant conversion by live rates. Current value of 1 GBP equals 153.0404 KES.
  • Pound Sterling to Kenyan Shilling conversion

    We use quotation information as of 2021-10-22 09:34 AM ET to calculate the conversion rate of two currencies. Specified values are considered average but can match the rates of specific financial organizations. To get a result, you only need to:
    • indicate an amount of money to convert in the window with Pound Sterlings;
    • wait for automatic GBP to KES conversion.
    With the help of this tool, you can convert any amount of Pound Sterlings into Kenyan Shillings in a few seconds.
  • How has the dynamic of GBP to KES rate changed in the last week

    Here you can also find a chart with the Pound Sterling rate fluctuations since 2015. In the last week, the pound to dollar conversion rate has changed by 0.5313 KES or +0.3471%.
  • The dynamic of GBP to KES rate over the last month

    The monthly data of GBP to KES conversion rate dynamic helps to understand market trends better. GBP has moved by +1.3279% or 2.0322 KES.