compare our travel cash rates

Compare Our Rates

Buying £ 1,000 worth of
currency with

You Receive

Fee

Exchange
Rate

Eurochange

1,161.50 EUR

▼ -4.70 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1615

Waitrose

1,159.80 EUR

▼ -6.40 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1598

Sainsburys

1,153.70 EUR

▼ -12.50 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1537

Tesco

1,148.20 EUR

▼ -18.00 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1482

Post Office

1,148.20 EUR

▼ -18.00 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1482

HSBC

1,136.50 EUR

▼ -29.70 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1365

Barclays

1,135.50 EUR

▼ -30.70 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1355

1,166.20 EUR

Save up to 30.70 EUR

0.00 GBP

1.1662

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No Hidden Fees

We make it our mission to give you a competitive exchange rate and won’t charge commission. The price you see is the price you pay.

Note, If your order total is below £700, a £5.00 handling fee will occur.

how it works

Select the currency you would like to buy

Whether you wish to buy Euros, Dollars, Dirham or one of the other 60+ currencies we sell, select your currency and the amount you wish to buy.

You can also order more than one currency at a time.

Choose a delivery date and enter your details

our quick and easy form is easy to complete with your details and you can choose a delivery date that suits you.

We’ll ask for your personal details, such as your address. We need this info to comply with financial regulations, but we’ll never share it.

Select a payment method

You can make a bank transfer or choose to pay by a UK based debit card or personal credit card. We will be unable to despatch currency until we have received cleared funds.

Receive confirmation and tracking details

You will receive a despatch notification and tracking details as soon as your currency is on its way.

Your cash is delivered to your door

Your currency will arrive at your door via Royal Mail Special Delivery.

why buy travel money online?

There are so many options on how to spend money when you are abroad; credit cards, ATM's and getting currency from your bank, Post Office or at the airport, but each of these has associated fees and costs and often not much transparency. Once you have compared all the options, buying holiday cash online still comes out the cheapest.

Cash can be used everywhere
and anywhere you go

Whether you are in a coffee shop in Barcelona or a remote village in the South African wine region, travel cash is widely accepted by every shop, hotel, restaurant and transport provider. You simply cannot go wrong having some travel currency on you.

Know what you are spending,
no hidden fees or charges

With cash, what you pay is what you pay, unlike many credit cards that charge a foreign transaction or usage fee when you spend with it abroad. The costs with credit cards vary and are often hidden, but a fee of 3% is not uncommon to use your card abroad and the fees can often be more.

Don't get stung by leaving it
to the last minute

Leaving it until the last minute and getting your travel cash at the Airport costs so much more. Often you can end up paying up to an extra 20%. Airport bureau de change rates are much less competitive and also add on commission or a service charge.

It's so simple, order cash
delivery with a few clicks

Ordering travel money has never been easier. Without leaving the comfort of your own home or office, you can just fill out a quick and easy form and your money could be on its way to you.

Being prepared saves
you money

Getting your money upfront stops you from getting caught by unexpected charges. The typical charge for cash withdrawals from a foreign ATM is 2.5%. In other words, withdraw £500 and the transaction cost will be £12.50 for the withdrawal. In many cases, the banks will not provide you with a good foreign exchange rate either, in which case you may get charged twice.

Start your holiday vibes early,
be ready in advance

Having all your holiday essentials in place gets you in the holiday mood sooner. Passport ✓ Colourful currency ✓ Suncream ✓... you're already imagining your holiday!

frequently asked questions

Common questions

Yes absolutely. We will post your order to you by Royal Mail Insured Special Guaranteed Next Day Delivery for full peace of mind. We have been operating for over 12 years and have an excellent Trust Pilot rating, check our Trust Pilot rating reviews here.

As we are a broker we access wholesale rates that are updated every minute. Most banks and brokers set their exchange rate in the morning and do not move it throughout the day. If there is a major exchange rate movement during the day you will only benefit from it through us.

The minimum order value is £300.

We apply no maximum order value.

Yes, subject to minimum order values. The minimum amount per currency is £100. There is a £5 handing fee on all orders that total under £700. A £2 fee is applied to each additional currency order under £300 and the minimum order value is £300.

We do not supply travellers’ cheques and Prepaid Cards.

Payment

You can pay by bank transfer, internet or telephone banking, BACS or CHAPS or a UK based debit or credit card. Faster Payments is a free service offered by most banks now and usually allows us to see your payment quicker than other methods. It can take up to 24 hours to show in our bank despite your bank’s reassurance to the contrary. It may have left your account but that does not mean that we can always see it in ours yet. We recommend the use of this service if it is available. We do not accept cash payments into our accounts or Cheques under any circumstances.

Your internet banking will not find us under the “pay a company” option as it does not feature Limited companies.

You should pay through the “pay a person “option. If you have used us before it is ok to use your previous order number as a reference if you cannot change it.

If you choose to pay us by debit or credit card, please note the following:

  • There is a maximum limit of £5,000.00 for any individual or multi-currency order paid by card
  • We only accept UK based debit cards and personal credit cards
  • We do not accept corporate credit cards

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT ACCEPT CASH, CHEQUES OR CORPORATE CREDIT CARDS.

We must receive your payment within 1 business day of your order being placed. No deliveries are despatched until we receive cleared funds.

There are no commission charges. Postage is usually free unless you select a Saturday or 9.00 AM delivery. Specific note denomination requests carry a small charge. Also, if your order total is below £700, a £5.00 handling fee will occur. Any individual currency order below £300.00 will attract a £2.00 handling fee. A 0.299% fast credit fee is applied for card payments.

Delivery

We use the Royal Mail’s Special Delivery service to send you your foreign currency.

This service is insured for the GBP equivalent of the currency contents, the Royal Mail provide a guarantee of a 1 pm delivery and this on the next working day after we despatch it to you.

This means that if we despatch it on Tuesday you should receive it by 1 pm on Wednesday. If we despatch on a Friday you would receive it on Monday unless your local service delivers it on Saturday, but this is not guaranteed as a Saturday is not a Royal Mail Special Delivery working day. We do offer additional postage options of delivery before 9am and Saturday delivery for a surcharge, please see additional postage options below.

Please note these important points:

• Deliveries are subject to stock availability and order volumes. We always aim to meet customers dates.

• You should not order today and expect delivery before the date you have requested.

• We advise allowing 2 business days between your travel date and the requested delivery date as a minimum to avoid disappointment.

• When working out when you want your currency to arrive allow for our published working hours.

It is important to us that you are aware of all of the above so that we can transact correctly for you.

Options for additional postage services.

The options applicable to your order will show when you are ordering your currency.

• Royal Mail Special delivery before 9 am – surcharge of £30.00 per package on a weekday.

• Saturday Royal Mail Special delivery – surcharge of £10.00 per package.

• Saturday Royal Mail Special Delivery before 9 am – surcharge of £40.00 per package.

The address you specify on your order. We do not recommend delivery to work addresses.

They will either leave you a notice telling you they attempted delivery and they will return it to your local sorting office from where you will need to collect it or arrange a new delivery; alternatively they will use GPS tracking to confirm it has been delivered to the address specified

Standard delivery is next business day by 1 pm however, we cannot guarantee how the pandemic affects the Royal Mail delivery schedule and a delivery schedule up to 1 pm is the current service arrangement. You can view the Royal Mail’s latest information here https://www.royalmail.com/sending/uk/special-delivery-guaranteed-1pm

We do offer additional postage options depending on your order, these will incur a surcharge.

Options for additional postage services.

The options applicable to your order will show when you are ordering your currency.

• Royal Mail Special delivery before 9 am – surcharge of £30.00 per package on a weekday*.

• Saturday Royal Mail Special delivery – surcharge of £10.00 per package*.

• Saturday Royal Mail Special Delivery before 9 am – surcharge of £40.00 per package*.

The delivery options available to your specific order will be listed when you select your preferred delivery date, when you order your currency.

The cost will be automatically calculated as you checkout.

*Orders are split into packages of up to £2500 value per package for insurance purposes.

You will receive a despatch email from us with your unique tracking code. Simply enter it into this website http://www.royalmail.com/trackdetails for up to date tracking of your package. You will not see data until late evening on the day of despatch.

We will post it to you by Royal Mail Insured Special Guaranteed Next Day Delivery. Please note we can send a maximum of £7500 (or equivalent) per day per address so your order may be sent over 2 or more days. If you fall into this category we may discuss the delivery logistics with you. We only deliver to the areas dictated by the terms of the Royal Mails Special Delivery service.

We do offer additional postage options including Saturday delivery, these will incur a surcharge.

Options for additional postage services.

• Saturday Royal Mail Special delivery – surcharge of £10.00 per package*.

• Saturday Royal Mail Special Delivery before 9 am – surcharge of £40.00 per package*.

Please note, there may be some instances when Saturday delivery is not available on your order (this could be due to time of order, currency, or amount).

The delivery options available to your specific order will be listed when you select your preferred delivery date, when you order your currency.

The cost will be automatically calculated as you checkout.

*Orders are split into packages of up to £2500 value per package for insurance purposes.

Others

We will email you confirming the details of your order and details of our account for you to send payments to if you are not using a card for payment. It is important that you read this completely as it contains important information about your order and how to pay us correctly.

You will also receive an email from us when we receive your payment if you are paying by bank transfer and again when we despatch your order.

Please ensure you check your junk/spam before being concerned about the non-receipt of these emails as your ISP may have blocked them and in some cases prevented you from receiving them at all.

Yes, but this is at our sole discretion and may involve a charge.

We are happy to buy your unused banknotes. Please go to our Sell Currency tab to use this service.

Orders once placed cannot be cancelled. If under exceptional circumstances you contact us and we agree to terminate your order you will be required to pay a £25.00 cancellation fee plus the costs of reversing the foreign exchange transaction. You will agree to this in our Terms and Conditions when placing your order.

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