Even though the focus of our site is on international bank to bank transfers, expat remittances, and business foreign exchange services, we felt there’s a growing need for a guide relating to buying travel money (“Holiday Money”). This guide is mostly relevant for UK residents who want to avoid the high costs relating to bureaus and banks, and want want to buy Euros, Dollars, Australian Dollars or any other currency for reduced costs, ahead of time. Enjoy our travel money guide!
Travel Money Exchange Rate Comparison
Cash Exchange + Home Delivery Options
These are the markups our blind testing in January 4, 2015, have demonstrated. We only checked popular currencies.
Live Travel Exchange Rates
Estimated live rates based on our research August 1st 2015, using the fees and markups from previous page. £1,000 transfer to Euro. Today’s Exchange Rates Available here.
Notes: Based on an impartial research conducted by the Money Transfer Comparison staff in Nov 6, 2015, made on transfers of 500 and 1000 Pounds to Euro. The live exchange rates are for indicative purposes only.
To read more about the companies featured you are welcomed to read our money transfer reviews which can provide an indication to trustworthiness of these firms: FairFX review, Moneycorp review, Travelex Review.
Cheap Holiday Money – How To
Different Alternatives for holiday money: