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 20 August 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 0.7055 0.6453 USD 6,453
GBP 0.5852 0.5245 GBP 5,245
BRL na 2.4549 BRL 24,549
CAD 0.9356 0.8511 CAD 8,511
CNY na 4.4022 CNY 44,022
HRK na 4.0211 HRK 40,211
CZK na 13.8305 CZK 138,305
DKK 4.7389 4.3097 DKK 43,097
EUR 0.6393 0.575 EUR 5,750
FJD na 1.3333 FJD 13,333
HKD 5.5297 5.0379 HKD 50,379
INR na 46.1087 INR 461,087
IDR na 8903.1178 IDR 89,031,178
ILS na 2.0781 ILS 20,781
JPY 75.15 68.02 JPY 680,200
KWD na 0.1677 KWD 1,677
MYR na 2.671 MYR 26,710
XPF na 63.0092 XPF 630,092
NZD 1.0859 1.0031 NZD 10,031
NOK 6.3466 5.7969 NOK 57,969
OMR na 0.2305 OMR 2,305
PGK na 2.1106 PGK 21,106
PHP na 30.4708 PHP 304,708
PLN na 2.3471 PLN 23,471
SAR na 2.1818 SAR 21,818
SGD 0.9789 0.8868 SGD 8,868
SBD na 4.6027 SBD 46,027
ZAR 10.88 9.7171 ZAR 97,171
KRW na 712.54 KRW 7,125,400
LKR na 105.9352 LKR 1,059,352
SEK 6.7973 6.161 SEK 61,610
CHF 0.6953 0.6209 CHF 6,209
TWD na 18.8971 TWD 188,971
THB oa 19.53 THB 195,300
TRY na 3.5895 TRY 35,895
AED na 2.1952 AED 21,952
VUV na 67.1956 VUV 671,956
VND na 14396.5354 VND 143,965,354

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
AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.674 USD
6,737
Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
Send 60+ currencies at competitive rates and no fees. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.
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AUD 250 1 day AUD 0.00 0.674 USD
6,735
Sign up through Finder and get a $50 Myer gift card when you send $10,000 or more. T&Cs apply.
SendFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate. Fee-free transfers in 30+ currencies to over 200 countries.
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AUD 200 1 day AUD 0.00 0.673 USD
6,731
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.
Go to site Show details
AUD 250 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.674 USD
6,735
$0 transfer fees for Finder customers.
No-maximum limit transfers with competitive exchange rates for 100+ currencies. No transfer fee over AUD$10,000.
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AUD 200 1 day AUD 0.00 0.671 USD
6,712
Low minimum transfer amount of just AU$200, with no set-up fees or transfer fees. Go to site Show details
AUD 5 1 - 2 days EUR 3.00 0.67 USD
6,697
Special offer: Pay zero fees on your first 5 transfers.
Get bank-beating exchange rates and fast transfer times on 15+ popular currencies.
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AUD 1 Within an hour AUD 3.99 0.668 USD
6,682
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 0.674 USD
6,739
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 0.67 USD
6,698
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 0.677 USD
6,731
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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