Compare exchange rates sending money from Adelaide CBD

Here’s how to find competitive exchange rates in the Adelaide CBD when you need to exchange your Australian dollars for a foreign currency.

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Travelling overseas and need to get some spending money in the local currency for your destination? Stocking up on cash before you depart is a great way to lock in a good exchange rate for your foreign currency transaction, but where should you go to get the best possible deal?

We have compared the best exchange rates on offer from currency specialists in the Adelaide CBD against bank exchange rates listed online. We compared the exchange rates for USD$1,000 and €1,000. Have a look at the results below.

Your Adelaide CBD money transfer options below

Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description CTA Details
AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.77 USD
7,696
TorFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate. Conditions apply.
TorFX sends money overseas in 30+ currencies, with competitive rates for transfer amounts over $2,000.
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AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.77 USD
7,696
Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
WorldFirst sends 60+ currencies at competitive rates with no fees. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.
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AUD 250 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.77 USD
7,696
$0 transfer fees for Finder customers.
OFX has no maximum limit transfers, with competitive exchange rates for 45+ currencies.
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Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description CTA Details
AUD 1 Same day AUD 0.00 0.769 USD
7,689
XE Money Transfer can help your business unlock international transfers. Forward contract and limit order options available. Go to site Show details
AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.77 USD
7,696
Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
WorldFirst sends 60+ currencies at competitive rates with no fees. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.
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AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.77 USD
7,696
Fee-free transfers in 30+ currencies to over 200 countries for business customers. Go to site Show details
EUR 100 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.767 USD
7,665
$0 online transfer fee for your business with access to a 24/7 online platform. Go to site Show details
EUR 8 3 - 5 days AUD 5.00 0.767 USD
7,669
A peer-to-peer transfer service with a large range of currencies on offer. Go to site Show details

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Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description CTA Details
AUD 250 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.77 USD
7,696
$0 transfer fees for Finder customers.
OFX has no maximum limit transfers, with competitive exchange rates for 45+ currencies.
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AUD 1 1 day AUD 0.00 0.77 USD
7,696
Open bank accounts in Australia, the UK, US, Canada, Japan and Europe. Send and receive funds with zero fees, including same-currency supplier payments. Go to site Show details
AUD 250 1 day AUD 0.00 0.769 USD
7,689
Finder exclusive: $0 transfer fees on any transferred amount.
Receive local bank account details for 6 currencies. Free account signup with 24/7 support.
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GBP 100 2 days AUD 10.00 0.768 USD
7,673
Avoid bad exchange rates by using Currency Solutions' Borderless account, which lets you keep multiple currencies in the one account. Go to site Show details
GBP 5,000 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.769 USD
7,689
CurrencyTransfer is an online marketplace that lets you shop around for the best exchange rate. Use it to take your ecommerce business to the next level. Go to site Show details
AUD 1 1 - 2 days AUD 45.00 0.773 USD
7,692
Send or receive money with the real exchange rate and a multi-currency account. You can also get local bank account details in the UK, US, Europe, New Zealand and Canada. Go to site Show details

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Disclaimer: Exchange rates change often. Confirm the total cost with the provider before transferring money.

Where can I exchange money in Adelaide CBD?

According to user reviews the following location provides competitive rates:

  • Worldex, 65 King William Street (both USD and EUR)

Top tips to help you find the best exchange rate

Keep these handy tips in mind when stocking up on travel money for your next overseas trip:

  • Be prepared to compare. No two providers offer the same exchange rate, and even a minor difference in rates can have a big impact on the overall affordability of your transaction. That’s why it’s essential to compare several providers before you choose for your currency exchange.
  • Phone ahead. Don’t assume that any one currency exchange branch will carry all the necessary notes needed to complete your transaction. If you’re planning to exchange a large amount, or need to exchange a less popular currency, phone ahead to make sure the exchange bureau has sufficient funds to fulfil the transaction.
  • Negotiate a better rate. If you’re a little disappointed with the advertised exchange rate, don’t be afraid to ask for a better one. There’s nothing to lose by asking for a better deal and you might be surprised how often there is room to negotiate.
  • Better than the banks. As our above comparison shows, major banks usually can’t compete with exchange rates offered by specialist currency providers. Banks charge higher margins than foreign exchange experts, so their exchange rates typically aren’t as competitive.
  • Find the right currency. If you find an exchange company offering the best AUD/USD exchange rate, don’t automatically assume it will also offer the best rate for other currencies. Make sure you compare all exchange options based on each currency you want to convert.
  • Look outside the CBD. Although there is a higher concentration of foreign exchange bureaus in the Adelaide CBD, there are also plenty of places where you can change money in the suburbs.
  • Manage international transfers online. Many foreign exchange services allow you to send international money transfers, but be warned: they usually offer poor exchange rates and charge high fees for the privilege. You typically get a much better deal if you use a specialist online transfer company to send money overseas.

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Azimo International Money Transfers

Azimo sends money directly to a bank account or over 280,000 cash pick-up points. It also has fast transfers to 50+ countries.

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TorFX International Money Transfers

TorFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate. Conditions apply.
TorFX sends money overseas in 30+ currencies, with competitive rates for transfer amounts over $2,000.

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Send International Money Transfers

Send guarantees to match any competitor’s exchange rate. T&Cs apply.
Fee-free transfers in 30+ currencies to over 200 countries.

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WorldFirst International Money Transfers

Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
WorldFirst sends 60+ currencies at competitive rates with no fees. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.

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