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Buy currency online with Travelex

We're here to help you get the foreign currency you need for your trip.

Order your foreign currency online from a brand you can trust

Travelex is the world's largest non-bank supplier of foreign currency, and we’re proud to bring you almost 40 years of experience in currency trading.

With over 45 currencies available from us online, we’re here to help – whether you need to purchase foreign currency for your holiday abroad or if you’re part of a business of any size.

Every day we set the best rates that we can, in order to bring you our very best deals. We check the exchange rates of major banks and high street retailers daily, and adjust our rates according to what we find. This guarantees that we can bring you a highly competitive overall price on your foreign currency.

Find the currency you need

Is it best to buy travel money before your trip?

Buying travel money can seem confusing, but we’re here to help you out. To find out the currency you need for your trip, use our currency converter tool and simply type in your destination.

Although you’ll probably be able to use your credit or debit card abroad, it’s often not really the best idea. You’ll find that your bank will charge you a hefty transaction fee every time that you use your card, and they may even charge you an additional card usage fee each time. What’s more, relying on ATMs abroad may not be your best bet either, as you may find that your card isn’t accepted and you can’t withdraw any money.

With this in mind, it really is a great option to order your travel money before you jet off on your holiday. You can either order foreign currency to have in cash, or keep it on a prepaid card. At Travelex, we have over 45 different currencies to choose from and our Cash Passport prepaid card can be used anywhere that takes MasterCard.

Ordering online with us is easy and we have a multitude of delivery options to choose from, including having your order delivered to your home the very next day or collecting from one of our stores across the UK.  

And the best part is: if you manage to find a better overall price elsewhere for your travel money, we’ll refund you the difference as part of our Online Price Promise.

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Frequently asked questions

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  • When will I receive my foreign currency?

    Orders for collection at a Travelex store

    If you’d like to place an order for collection, you can order up to 60 days in advance of your desired collection date. You can order euros, US dollars and all Cash Passport currency cards on the day of collection, as long as we receive and confirm your order at least four hours before you’d like to collect it. Some locations also offer other currencies for same day collection – after you’ve entered your chosen currency and collection location on your order screen, you’ll be able to see the earliest date that your order is available to collect.

    Orders for home delivery

    If you’d like to place an order for delivery to your home, you can choose a specific working day that you’d like to receive your order on that’s up to 30 days in the future. Please note that Saturday deliveries are not always guaranteed and also that if you choose a Monday delivery, Royal Mail may attempt to deliver it on a Saturday. The earliest day you’ll be able to select for delivery is:

    Order Confirmed*

    Order delivered*

    Before 3pm Monday to Thursday

    Next working day

    After 3pm Monday to Wednesday

    Second working day

    After 3pm Thursday and before 3pm Friday

    Saturday or Monday (Saturday deliveries not guaranteed)*

    After 3pm Friday & anytime Saturday to Sunday     


    *Days quoted are dependent on the day being a working day, and if one of these days is a public holiday then additional day(s) will be added accordingly. For orders placed between 3pm on Thursday and 3pm on Friday, Royal Mail may deliver your order on the Saturday but this isn’t guaranteed. If you choose Monday delivery, please note that Royal Mail may deliver your order on Saturday.

    A signature will be required upon delivery. All home deliveries of foreign currency banknotes and travellers’ cheques are sent via Royal Mail Special Delivery (unless we advise you otherwise), and can only be sent to your credit or debit card billing address. A valid landline home telephone number is required for home delivery. Please note that if your order includes a Cash Passport, this will be delivered separately and normally arrives within 3 to 5 business days.

    Royal Mail Special Delivery is available to almost every UK address. For details and exceptions visit

  • What currency do I need to buy?

    If you’re not sure which currency you need to buy for a particular country, our currency converter tool can help. Simply type in the name of the country you’ll be travelling to and it’ll tell you the currency you’ll need for your trip, as well as the current exchange rate.

    Want to buy currency at the best time? Let us do the hard work for you with our Travel Rate Tracker. We’ll monitor exchange rates and send you an email when they reach the level you’re looking for.

  • I can't find the currency that I need

    If you can’t find the country or currency you’re looking for, get in touch.