Travelex International Payments is changing
As of 23 January 2018, Travelex International Payments will change to OFX.
Currently partnered with Travelex as provider of Travelex International Payments, OFX (formerly UKForex) has handled over $100 billion in foreign exchange transfers to date.
Whilst changes are happening in the background, you needn’t do a thing. Sit back, relax and continue to enjoy the same convenient service and rates you’ve come to expect.
Once the move to OFX is complete on 23 January, simply login at www.ofx.com and you’ll be ready to go. Your account and login details will be the same, with no interruption to your service.
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
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Travelex International Payments: Supported currencies
The minimum amount you can send through us is £300 (or equivalent), and we are able to support the following currencies:
United Arab Emirates Dirham
Hong Kong Dollar
South African Rand
New Zealand Dollar
Sri Lankan Rupee
Solomon Island Dollar
Tongan Pa anga
Peruvian Nuevo Sol
Papua New Guinea Kina
South Korean Won
We are unable to send funds to the following countries: Afghanistan, Belarus, Burma, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, North Korea, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Zimbabwe.
This service does not send cash or allow cash to be paid into its account. Using cash will result in the payment being stopped and the return of funds involves a lengthy process that includes a formal identification process.
This service does not accept cheques under any circumstances, for any currencies.
Choosing Travelex International Payments over your bank can save you money, it’s as simple as that.
Travelex International Payments: Rates
The big saving on your international money transfers is in the exchange rates. Before you make a currency transfer, check our rates and then compare these against your bank's rates. Depending on the size of the currency payments, we should be able to save you a significant amount of money.
Travelex International Payments: Fees
Our standard transfer fee is just £7 (or equivalent) for transactions below £2,500. Transactions above £2,500 are fee free. Banks in the UK are charging around £30 for similar transactions!
Travelex International Payments Price Promise
We consistently save our clients thousands of pounds, and for larger amounts, the savings can exceed tens of thousands. We do this by regularly checking the exchange rates of the major banks and our competitors to ensure we give you the best overall quote on your international money transfer, that’s theInternational Payments Price Promise
If you find a better price let us know about it, we guarantee we will beat it.
• Sign up within the next month and your first transaction is FREE
• The maximum fee you will ever be charged is £7
• Our minimum transaction size is £300
How can I trust my money is safe with Travelex International Payments?
Travelex International Payments is provided by UKForex – a global FX transfer specialist and part of the OzForex Group, which includes USForex, CanadianForex, NZForex, ClearFX and Tranzfers.
UKForex is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN: 521566) for the provision of payment services. In the United Kingdom, regulations require licensed foreign exchange dealers to meet strict capital requirements and employ a range of internal procedures including risk management, staff training, accounting and audit.
Travelex International Payments
Travelex brings you our Travelex International Payments service with UKForex and by clicking on the buttons at the top of the page you will be transferred to the International Payments site.
* Terms and conditions apply. For details on our International Payments Price Promise, please click here.
^The exact fee depends on the amount you wish to send. For orders up to and including £300 GBP, the fee is fixed at £3. For orders over £300, the fee is computed as a percentage of the amount you are sending, and will be clearly displayed to you within Travelex Wire. All orders sent using SWIFT incur an additional £8.95 cost, which will be included in your quote. There are 11 countries for which SWIFT is the only supported delivery method (see our FAQs for countries).