Find the currency you need
At Travelex we’re here to help make getting your travel money simple, leaving you with one less thing to think about before your next trip abroad.
All you need to do is order your currency online with us and you'll lock in our best rate of the day*! From euros to dollars, right through to currencies such as Czech koruna and South African rand, we’ve got you covered. You can also check out our daily exchange rates to find out everything you need to know about a particular currency.
Our Online Price Promise
We know that you want to get the best deal on your travel money - and we want you to as well! That’s why we monitor market rates and set our rates to be as competitive as possible.
However, if you do manage to find a better overall price somewhere else, don’t worry! We'll refund you the difference as part of our online Price Promise!**
Read our great reviews on Trustpilot!
I had a small balance in a currency…
I had a small balance in a currency which I did not want for my recent holiday. I thus changed to the currency of the latter which left me with an odd amount (in dollars and cents) which I would never be able to withdraw (as ATM's dispense only high value notes). I was able to buy a top up in an odd amount to make my balance a round one! Problem solved. And use of the card - in this case in Canada - was as ever very easy. The only downsides were that most ATM's charged for use but free ones were available - but had to be sought. The worst aspect was that during our holiday the pound strengthened quite a lot (almost 10 cents) compared with the Travelex rate at the time I bought Canadian dollars!!Geoffrey Hall
Efficient professional service
Efficient professional servicedonkirk
Convenient and speedy
Convenient and speedy. Not, however, the best rate of exchange.John, London
ATMs in Greece
Very pleased to get a refund after being deceived by a Greek ATM with confusing instructions for withdrawing euros from my Travelex card. Also very pleased to be advised about how to avoid this in future - and the advice worked.Richard and Jane
This was honestly a stress saver
This was honestly a stress saver! I was travelling to Japan but wasn't aware that I had to preorder my Japenese Yen and there were no shops open which had the amount of Yen that I wanted to exchange. After a quick search, I found that Travelex did last minute airport delivery, which was perfect for me as I was travelling on Monday morning and it was late early Saturday evening at this point. The rates were also one of the most favourable which I had found, which was a bonus as I didn't feel like I was losing money, or as much money as I would have lost if I had exchanged money at the airport. These were the benefits, the only drawbacks were that it took a while for my confirmation email to come through which would not have been an issue if I didnt need the money for the actual day that I placed the order for, but it finally came through late Saturday night which was fine, but may have posed an issue if they had told me that they couldn't fulfil my order. Other than that, the lady who served me would have benefitted in some customer service training. It wasn't that she was rude, but rather that she just didn't seem to care - she was more focused on the conversation she was having with a colleague than she was me, and looked quite annoyed that I had disrupted this very important conversation. Other than that, all was great and I would most definitely recommend Travelex for last-minute currency orders!Elina
Although it took some time to…
Although it took some time to eventually get the money card I had ordered it was easy.customer
Used then before
Used then before, good exchange rate offered and very fast delivery, well worth usingMaurice Ling
As usual this was efficient and prompt.
As usual this was efficient and prompt.Ms M Whitfield
Very efficient service and reasonable…
Very efficient service and reasonable rates.Diane Garvey
Fast and easy to use
Fast and easy to useNicole
Quick, efficient and friendly service.Hayley
Straightforward, online order then collect
Really straightforward (I picked up from the airport before security). Scattily I left ordering to the last minute and this was one of the few places able to take my order as I didn't want the expensive rates at the airport (Chinese Renminbi and Indonesian Rupiah) and it was ready two days after ordering. The only issue was that Vietnamese Dong was not available to buy.Sarah
Good exchange rates
Good exchange rates, easy to use website. Straight forward when picking up currency from airport Travelex desk. Will definitely use again, although my local Tesco now has a Travelex desk, so I may give that a try.Elaine
Very reasonably priced insurance.
Very reasonably priced insurance.DG
Online order for home delivery
I ordered currency online and had it delivered to my home. All went smoothly as usual. The only annoying thing was that you now have to order £600 worth to get free delivery whereas it used to be £500.Mr Edwards
How to buy currency
Buying currency with Travelex is easy. You can buy currency either online or at a Travelex store located in several airports and cities around the world. The process for buying currency is the same online as it is in retail stores:
- Calculate either how much currency you would like to exchange, or how much currency you would like to purchase. For example, do you have £500 to exchange into US dollars, or would you like to purchase $500?
- Check the exchange rate of the currency pair. The exchange rate is how much one currency is worth in comparison to the other. The pound/dollar currency pairs can be denoted like this: GBP/USD
- Exchange rates will always be numerical, and fluctuate regularly depending on the value of each currency. For example, the GBP/USD currency pair could fluctuate from £1/$1.2780 to £1/$1.2802 in the space of a few hours. This means that one pound can now buy 1.2802 dollars, whereas a few hours ago, it could only buy 1.2780 dollars. The pound has strengthened against the dollar.
- If the exchange rate is favourable, i.e the currency you wish to buy is selling for a good price against your home currency, lock in your purchase either on our website or at one of our stores.
- If you purchase online, we will charge your bank card for the currency you have purchased. If you purchase in store, you can use either card or you home currency cash to purchase your foreign currency.
Is ordering with Travelex online safe?
Yes. Ordering through our website is safe and secure. We have Norton secure payments and all of our pages are secured with SLL. Additionally we’re FSA regulated and have over 39 years of experience in foreign exchange. Operating in 29 countries globally we are at the forefront of regulatory and compliance best practice, constantly working to the highest standards.
How quickly can I get my currency?
You can collect your currency from as little as 4 hours when you order Euros, US Dollars and Travelex Money Cards. All other currencies can be ordered and collected between 24 and 48 hours later.
Next day delivery is available on all currencies when you place your currency order before 3pm.
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Travelex Wire is our new money transfer service from Travelex directly, offering a low-cost way of sending money internationally.
With Travelex Wire, simply set up your money transfer online, at an average of 3 times cheaper than leading money transfer providers*.Find out more
*Compared to our walk-up rate
Travelex Money Card is issued by R. Raphael & Sons plc, pursuant to license by Mastercard® International Inc. Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. Raphaels Bank is a UK Bank authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority (registration number 161302) and is permitted to issue e-money. Head office and registered office at 19-21 Shaftesbury Ave, London W1D 7ED, company registration number 01288938.
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*We compared the average cost of sending money abroad from the UK with Travelex Wire – in euros or US dollars across a range of values – against the average costs of sending equivalent sums abroad using the online services of leading money transfer providers in the UK. The price data used for the purpose of this analysis was obtained via online research between 1st June 2017 and 30th June 2017. Find out more here.