Bankwest exchange rates

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

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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 28 January 2021.

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 0.8002 0.7323 USD 7,323
GBP 0.5848 0.5298 GBP 5,298
BRL na 3.7383 BRL 37,383
CAD 1.0193 0.9298 CAD 9,298
CNY na 4.5982 CNY 45,982
HRK na 4.2744 HRK 42,744
CZK na 14.5612 CZK 145,612
DKK 4.9061 4.4676 DKK 44,676
EUR 0.6637 0.5974 EUR 5,974
FJD na 1.4036 FJD 14,036
HKD 6.1978 5.6508 HKD 56,508
INR na 53.2544 INR 532,544
IDR na 9852.9947 IDR 98,529,947
ILS na 2.1793 ILS 21,793
JPY 83.47 75.61 JPY 756,100
KWD na 0.188 KWD 1,880
MYR na 2.9345 MYR 29,345
XPF na 65.6265 XPF 656,265
NZD 1.1006 1.0189 NZD 10,189
NOK 6.8817 6.3197 NOK 63,197
OMR na 0.2622 OMR 2,622
PGK na 2.4332 PGK 24,332
PHP na 31.5664 PHP 315,664
PLN na 2.5589 PLN 25,589
SAR na 2.4745 SAR 24,745
SGD 1.0637 0.9663 SGD 9,663
SBD na 5.0644 SBD 50,644
ZAR 12.2472 10.9671 ZAR 109,671
KRW na 719.9055 KRW 7,199,055
LKR na 127.5684 LKR 1,275,684
SEK 6.6443 6.0519 SEK 60,519
CHF 0.7137 0.6408 CHF 6,408
TWD na 19.1559 TWD 191,559
THB oa 21.52 THB 215,200
TRY na 5.3994 TRY 53,994
AED na 2.4894 AED 24,894
VUV na 67.9782 VUV 679,782
VND na 16032.5068 VND 160,325,068

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.

Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description CTA Details
GBP 0 1 - 2 days AUD 1.99 0.758 USD
7,575
Azimo sends money directly to a bank account or over 280,000 cash pick-up points. It also has fast transfers to 50+ countries. Go to site Show details
AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.76 USD
7,600
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 0.76 USD
7,600
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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AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.76 USD
7,600
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 0.76 USD
7,600
$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 52.00 0.759 USD
7,553
Pay no fees on your first two transfers, up to $3,000.
SingX offers the real exchange rate every time you make a transfer and can help you send money across the world.
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AUD 10 Within an hour AUD 2.99 0.755 USD
7,544
Special offers like free transfers and better exchange rates available for new customers.
Remitly has quick, affordable transfers around the world, with both express and economy options.
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AUD 1 Same day AUD 0.00 0.759 USD
7,592
XE has fast transfers with no fees and a range of foreign currency tools. Go to site Show details
AUD 200 1 - 2 days AUD 50.00 0.762 USD
7,586
Exclusive: Use code FINDER10 to receive US$10 off your first transaction.
InstaReM offers simple transfers with a flat 0.5% transfer fee for most transfers. Zero-margin rates on some currencies.
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AUD 5 1 - 2 days EUR 3.00 0.755 USD
7,552
Special offer: Zero fees on your first 10 transfers.
CurrencyFair has bank-beating exchange rates and fast transfer times on 15+ popular currencies.
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AUD 1 Same day AUD 3.99 0.754 USD
7,536
Use promo code 3FREE to send your first 3 transfers with no fee. Conditions apply.
WorldRemit sends money to 110+ countries for bank-to-bank deposits, cash pick-ups or mobile top-ups.
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AUD 1 1 - 2 days AUD 45.00 0.763 USD
7,596
TransferWise uses the mid-market rate and transparent fees to help you send money in 45+ currencies. Go to site Show details

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

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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.

Logo for TorFX International Money Transfers
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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