Compare and find the best travel money rates
Compare Travel Cash is here to help you find the best possible travel money rates on the internet. We hope you find the site easy to use and quickly find the
best travel rates for you. We do make money but we don't make it from you, we will never add any fees or commissions to the travel rates you see on the site and
you will not find cheaper exchange rates going directly, at times we also have discounts and incentives you cannot get directly.
Most importantly, our travel cash comparison service is completely unbiased and our site is ad-free!
How does the process work for buying travel money online?
You need to place an order on the currency suppliers’ site you decide on, and pay for your currency. Each currency supplier will have different payment options, but the options are usually bank transfer, debit card, with some suppliers offering payment by Apple pay and Android pay. Once your order has been confirmed your order will prepared and your travel money sent to you by registered delivery, some suppliers even offer next day delivery.
Can I collect my travel money in person?
We currently only compare currency suppliers that deliver currency.
Is the travel cash sent to me fully insured?
Yes, all currency sent is fully insured.
Is it safe to order travel money online?
All the currency suppliers we show on our website are FCA regulated and we also carry out our own checks. We do however advise all customers to conduct their own due diligence and checks.
Are the rates always the same on the supplier website as on the Compare Travel Cash site?
We constantly update our exchange rates as they change for each supplier, and whilst we try to do this in almost real-time, there will be times when we our data is slightly out of date (in normal circumstances not more than 1 minute).
How can I sell my unused travel currency online?
Once you have made your choice of which currency buyback company you wish to use click on the “sell now” button next to your chosen supplier. You will then be automatically redirected to the website to be able to sell your currency.
What is the process for selling my unused travel money?
To exchange your unused travel money, fill in the form on the currency buyback company website and print the order details form and send it together with your currency to the currency company. The equivalent Sterling pounds wills be transferred into your bank within a few days.
How long does it take to receive the money in my bank account?
Typically a few days.
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