Our review of WeSwap
Pros: What we like :
✅ Hassle-free home delivery of travel money.
✅ Their services are safe, secure and regulated.
✅ Weswap normally send you a nice mixture of notes/denominations in your travel money order.Some larger, some small, perfect for airport taxis or grabbing some food.
✅ Reviews of WeSwap's travel money service on consumer forums are generally excellent and regularly achieve 5 star ratings.
Cons: What we like less:
✘ No options for money collection, you can't order currency and pickup at a local branch or bureau de change
✘ Different payment options may incur additional fees
WeSwap is a peer-to-peer currency exchange platform that matches travelers heading in opposite directions and swaps their travel money directly.
If you want to order travel money for home delivery, you just need to visit WeSwap travel money website and you can place an order online.
You just need to enter the following information into a simple form:
- ✅ Your personal details
- ✅ The amount of pounds you’re exchanging into the foreign currency
- ✅ Select the currency you’re exchanging your pounds into and select how you want to pay.
Then, once you have made the bank transfer and they have received the payment, they will send you your travel money.
This depends on the currency you want to buy and changes frequently. You can see all today's best exchange rates and easily compare all the providers with our holiday money comparison tool.
The minimum travel money order with WeSwap is £350
We suggest you confirm the maximum WeSwap when you make your order.
You can pay for your travel money via bank transfer or debit or credit card. There are no fees for bank transfer but some fees apply when paying via debit or credit card.
They can have your travel money order shipped to your home address. They use Royal Mail Special Delivery which attempts to deliver to your chosen address before 1pm.
With Weswap if you pay for your travel money by bank transfer you pay zero fees!
Debit cards have a 0.1% charge and if you pay by credit card, you’ll have to pay a card handling fee of 2% of the order value. This will be shown on your order summary as a ‘Card handling fee’. Please note that your credit card company might charge a ‘Cash handling fee’ themselves, please check the terms and conditions of your agreement (this charge will not appear on your WeSwap Travel Cash order, but will appear on your credit card statement). The total sum payable by you to us will be shown in your order summary.
For travel money orders over £750 Weswap will not charge for delivery. For orders between £350 and £750 there’s a small charge of £6.50.
Not usually! Many of the online travel money providers such as WeSwap can offer better rates than in highstreet branches or bureau de changes as their overheads can be kept down meaning you can often get the best rates for travel money online.
Yes! They do offer a buyback service on leftover travel money. See the best buy back rates for your leftover holiday money on our buyback comparison tool.