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Bankwest exchange rates

A complete list of today's Bankwest foreign currency exchange rates

Exchange rates make a big difference when you're making a transfer from one currency to another.

If you're after the best exchange rate you can get, it's worth comparing Bankwest's rate side-by-side with some specialist money transfer services. Often, you're able to get a better deal somewhere other than with your usual bank.

What are Bankwest's foreign exchange rates?

The table below shows the daily Bankwest exchange rate, updated 19 May 2019.

In it, "buys" refers to the price at which Bankwest purchases a foreign currency when you're converting it to AUD. "Sells" is the rate you'll get when converting Australian dollars to a foreign currency.

Currency Key To Buy To Sell For AUD$10,000, you'll get
USD 0.7162 0.6523 USD 6,523
GBP 0.5656 0.508 GBP 5,080
BRL na 2.5374 BRL 25,374
CAD 0.9647 0.8701 CAD 8,701
CNY na 4.3746 CNY 43,746
HRK na 4.0726 HRK 40,726
CZK na 13.8658 CZK 138,658
DKK 4.7927 4.3357 DKK 43,357
EUR 0.6457 0.5775 EUR 5,775
FJD na 1.3503 FJD 13,503
HKD 5.6179 5.0968 HKD 50,968
INR na 45.8882 INR 458,882
IDR na 9124.7012 IDR 91,247,012
ILS na 2.1301 ILS 21,301
JPY 79.1 71.19 JPY 711,900
KWD na 0.1695 KWD 1,695
MYR na 2.7058 MYR 27,058
XPF na 63.4566 XPF 634,566
NZD 1.0926 0.9983 NZD 9,983
NOK 6.3094 5.7234 NOK 57,234
OMR na 0.2341 OMR 2,341
PGK na 2.1454 PGK 21,454
PHP na 30.8935 PHP 308,935
PLN na 2.3082 PLN 23,082
SAR na 2.2108 SAR 22,108
SGD 0.9902 0.8921 SGD 8,921
SBD na 4.623 SBD 46,230
ZAR 10.4246 9.1816 ZAR 91,816
KRW na 712.0445 KRW 7,120,445
LKR na 106.6771 LKR 1,066,771
SEK 6.9134 6.198 SEK 61,980
CHF 0.7285 0.6488 CHF 6,488
TWD na 19.1609 TWD 191,609
THB oa 20.35 THB 203,500
TRY na 3.9523 TRY 39,523
AED na 2.2189 AED 22,189
VUV na 65.9036 VUV 659,036
VND na 14510.7003 VND 145,107,003

Sending money with Bankwest: What to know

What we like

  • Flat fees. There's a flat $15 fee for initiating an international money transfer at Bankwest, which is low compared to other banks.
  • Coverage. You can transfer money to more than 200 different countries.

What to watch out for

  • Correspondent banking fees. International money transfers with Bankwest incur unpredictable extra fees from each correspondent bank en route.
  • Uncompetitive rates. The exchange rates, as well as the fees, aren't as good as what you can find with specialist money transfer services.

Find out more about what it's like to send a money transfer with Bankwest

How do Bankwest's exchange rates compare?

If you're looking for the most cost-effective international money transfer, it's worth comparing Bankwest to some specialist money transfer services out there.

The table below does the hard work for you. Just enter how much you want to send of which currency and it will show you how much each option costs.

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Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description CTA Details
AUD 200 1 day AUD 0.00 0.683 USD
6,835
TorFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate. Conditions apply.
Send 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 0.683 USD
6,835
Limited offer: $50 Myer gift card for first time users transferring over $5,000 in May 2019. T&Cs apply.
Send 60+ currencies at competitive rates with $0 transfer fees for Finder customers. WorldFirst will beat any eligible quote from another provider.
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AUD 250 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.683 USD
6,835
$0 transfer fees for Finder customers.
$0 transfer fee on transfers over AU$10,000, $15 flat fee applies otherwise. 24-hour customer service available with a local support team.
Go to site Show details
AUD 200 1 day AUD 0.00 0.683 USD
6,833
Low minimum transfer amount of just AU$200, with no set-up fees or transfer fees. Go to site Show details
AUD 1 1 - 2 days AUD 45.00 0.686 USD
6,831
Make online transfers at the mid-market rate with transparent fees in 45+ currencies. Go to site Show details
AUD 5 1 - 2 days EUR 3.00 0.683 USD
6,827
Special offer: Pay zero fees on your first 5 transfers
Get bank-beating exchange rates and fast transfer times on 15+ popular currencies.
Go to site Show details
AUD 1 Within an hour AUD 3.99 0.683 USD
6,825
An online money transfer service with cash pickup, bank account to bank account and airtime transfers available. Go to site Show details
AUD 3,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.683 USD
6,834
Global Reach will match any competitor's exchange rates. Conditions apply.
No transfer fee when transferring more than £10,000 or equivalent. Send money in over 130 currencies. No maximum transfer amount.
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AUD 1 1 day AUD 0.00 0.683 USD
6,828
With global payments provider XE, enjoy fast and secure transfers and a range of foreign currency tools and calculators while benefiting from $0 transfer fees. Go to site Show details
AUD 200 1 - 2 days AUD 50.00 0.687 USD
6,834
Exclusive: Finder customers receive $15 off their first transaction. T&Cs apply.
Quick and simple international money transfers with zero-margin exchange rates. There's a flat 0.5% transfer fee for most transfers. Earn loyalty points on sign up, referral and every transaction.
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The "Rate" and "Amount Received" displayed are indicative rates that have been supplied by each brand or gathered by Finder.

Exchange rates are volatile and change often. As a result, the exchange rate listed on Finder may vary from the actual exchange rate quoted for the brand. Please confirm the actual exchange rate and mention "Finder" before you commit to a brand.

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