How to buy European euros (EUR) online
How to save money before your trip by buying your euros online.
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This guide explains the different ways of purchasing currency for a trip to Europe, what makes each different and how to find the best choice for your needs. Typically the best deals will be found online.
How to buy EUR online in 4 easy steps
- Compare rates online to find the best value option for your needs.
- Order your currency from your chosen service's site and choose pick-up or delivery.
- Make your payment and provide some identification information.
- Collect your euros.
Compare online currency exchange services
We update our data regularly, but information can change between updates. Confirm details with the provider you're interested in before making a decision.
Where's the best place to buy euros?
There are several different ways of getting your hands on some euros before you travel.
At a bank
- Can be a reliable and convenient option
- Offers a range of other services too, such as traveller's cheques
- Will usually be very expensive
At the airport
- Great for last-minute exchanges in most currencies
- You can find more competitive rates by ordering online for pick-up at the airport
- Usually has poor rates unless you order online in advance
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Compare money transfer services
When sending money to Europe, the same rules of thumb apply. You should always look online and compare your options.
The calculator below shows different transfer services and how much it may cost to send money to Europe with each of them.
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