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 16 June 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 0.8037 0.7199 USD 7,199
GBP 0.5823 0.5155 GBP 5,155
BRL na 3.9027 BRL 39,027
CAD 1.0121 0.8998 CAD 8,998
CNY na 4.5784 CNY 45,784
HRK na 4.338 HRK 43,380
CZK na 14.7568 CZK 147,568
DKK 5.0876 4.5247 DKK 45,247
EUR 0.6839 0.605 EUR 6,050
FJD na 1.3951 FJD 13,951
HKD 6.2512 5.5704 HKD 55,704
INR na 52.3401 INR 523,401
IDR na 9958.7401 IDR 99,587,401
ILS na 2.1799 ILS 21,799
JPY 89.03 78.95 JPY 789,500
KWD na 0.1858 KWD 1,858
MYR na 2.9528 MYR 29,528
XPF na 66.5657 XPF 665,657
NZD 1.1322 1.0224 NZD 10,224
NOK 6.8777 6.1468 NOK 61,468
OMR na 0.2577 OMR 2,577
PGK na 2.4228 PGK 24,228
PHP na 31.4992 PHP 314,992
PLN na 2.6125 PLN 26,125
SAR na 2.434 SAR 24,340
SGD 1.0841 0.9609 SGD 9,609
SBD na 5.0521 SBD 50,521
ZAR 11.8487 10.3569 ZAR 103,569
KRW na 743.0436 KRW 7,430,436
LKR na 130.8071 LKR 1,308,071
SEK 7.0286 6.2281 SEK 62,281
CHF 0.7604 0.666 CHF 6,660
TWD na 19.2219 TWD 192,219
THB oa 22.06 THB 220,600
TRY na 5.8876 TRY 58,876
AED na 2.4487 AED 24,487
VUV na 69.0221 VUV 690,221
VND na 15738.717 VND 157,387,170

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 0.00 0.765 USD
7,654
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 0.768 USD
7,677
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 0.768 USD
7,677
Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
WorldFirst sends 60+ currencies at competitive rates. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.
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AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.768 USD
7,677
Send guarantees to match any competitor’s exchange rate. T&C’s apply.
Send provides fee-free transfers via its 24/7 multi-currency payments platform with real-time quotes.
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AUD 250 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.768 USD
7,677
$0 transfer fees for Finder customers.
OFX has no maximum limit transfers, with competitive exchange rates for 45+ currencies.
Go to site Show details
AUD 1 1 day AUD 52.00 0.767 USD
7,630
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 0.762 USD
7,621
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 0.767 USD
7,670
XE has fast transfers with low fees and a range of foreign currency tools. Go to site Show details
AUD 200 1 - 2 days AUD 50.00 0.770 USD
7,660
New customers sending over AUD 500 from Australia use code FINDER50 to get AUD 50 off. Valid till 30th June 2021. T&Cs apply.
InstaReM offers simple transfers with a flat 0.5% transfer fee for most transfers.
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AUD 1 Same day AUD 3.99 0.762 USD
7,613
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 0.768 USD
7,642
Wise uses the mid-market rate and transparent fees to help you send money in 50+ 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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International Money Transfer Offers

Important Information*
Logo for Azimo International Money Transfers
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.

Logo for WorldFirst International Money Transfers
WorldFirst International Money Transfers

Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
WorldFirst sends 60+ currencies at competitive rates. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.

Logo for Send International Money Transfers
Send International Money Transfers

Send guarantees to match any competitor’s exchange rate. T&C’s apply.
Send provides fee-free transfers via its 24/7 multi-currency payments platform with real-time quotes.

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