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Commonwealth Bank exchange rates

A complete list of the current foreign exchange rates offered by CommBank for an international money transfer.

A good exchange rate can make a big difference to the amount of money that ends up with your recipient at the end of the day. Typically, the major Australian banks like CBA, ANZ and NAB offer similar foreign exchange rates to one another.

Check out our guide below to the foreign exchange rates offered by CommBank. If you're after the best exchange rate you can get, you might want to compare CommBank against other money transfer services. Often, you're able to get a better deal somewhere other than with your usual bank.

What are the Commonwealth Bank's exchange rates?

See below what international money transfer exchange rates CommBank is offering today. This table is updated daily, so is accurate as of 21 April 2019.

When looking at the table, "buys" refers to the rate at which Commbank will buy a foreign currency from you and give you Australian dollars in exchange. "Sells" is the opposite, meaning the rate CommBank is selling the foreign currency at. This is the exchange rate you'll pay if you want to send your Australian dollars overseas.

Currency Currency code CBA buys CBA sells For AUD$10,000, you'll get
US Dollar USD 0.7534 0.6742 USD 6,742
Great British Pound GBP 0.5807 0.5182 GBP 5,182
Argentine Peso ARS - - -
Brazilian Real BRL - - -
Canadian Dollar CAD 1.0061 0.9039 CAD 9,039
Chilean Peso CLP - - -
Chinese Renminbi CNY - 4.5193 CNY 45,193
Croatian Kuna HRK - - -
Czech Koruna CZK - 15.3475 CZK 153,475
Danish Kroner DKK 5.0052 4.4734 DKK 44,734
Euro EUR 0.6703 0.5993 EUR 5,993
Fijian Dollar FJD 1.5803 1.4373 FJD 14,373
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 5.9114 5.2881 HKD 52,881
Hungarian Forint HUF - 191.461 HUF 1,914,610
Indian Rupee INR 50.9313 47.3731 INR 473,731
Indonesian Rupiah IDR - 9466.3759 IDR 94,663,759
Israeli New Shekel ILS 2.7202 2.4159 ILS 24,159
Japanese Yen JPY 84.39 75.4 JPY 754,000
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 0.23 0.2043 KWD 2,043
Lebanese Pound LBP - 1017.1015 LBP 10,171,015
Malaysian Ringgit MYR - - -
Mauritian Rupee MUR - 23.462 MUR 234,620
Mexican Peso MXN - - -
New C/Tahiti Franc XPF 79.2302 72.5705 XPF 725,705
New Zealand Dollar NZD 1.1216 1.0157 NZD 10,157
Norwegian Kroner NOK 6.433 5.7193 NOK 57,193
Oman Rial OMR 0.2902 0.2594 OMR 2,594
P.N.G. Kina PGK - 2.2576 PGK 22,576
Philippine Peso PHP 39.7108 34.6823 PHP 346,823
Polish Zloty PLN 2.8723 2.5649 PLN 25,649
Qatari Rial QAR - - -
Saudi Riyal SAR 2.8158 2.5331 SAR 25,331
Singapore Dollar SGD 1.022 0.9125 SGD 9,125
Solomon Island Dollar SBD 6.0319 5.1993 SBD 51,993
South African Rand ZAR 10.6216 9.447 ZAR 94,470
South Korean Won KRW - 765.5978 KRW 7,655,978
Sri Lankan Rupee LKR 131.6927 117.4582 LKR 1,174,582
Swedish Kronor SEK 7.0337 6.2489 SEK 62,489
Swiss Franc CHF 0.7661 0.6825 CHF 6,825
Taiwan Dollar TWD - - -
Thai Baht THB 23.99 21.44 THB 214,400
Tonga Pa'anga TOP - - -
Turkish Lira TRY 4.3781 3.9218 TRY 39,218
U.A.E. Dirham AED 2.7687 2.4754 AED 24,754
Vanuatu Vatu VUV 83.9118 75.4942 VUV 754,942
Vietnamese Dong VND - 15509.8592 VND 155,098,592
Western Samoa Tala WST - - -

Sending money with CommBank: What to know

What we like

  • Flexible sending methods. You can send your money online, over the phone or in-person. You can also pay with cash, card or straight through your bank account.
  • Regular transfers. You're able to set up a recurring transfer.

What to watch out for

  • Uncompetitive exchange rates. CommBank often adds a larger margin to the exchange rate compared to specialist money transfer services.
  • High fees. Keep an eye out for both sending and receiving fees, as these can add up.

Find out what it's like to send a money transfer with CommBank

How do CommBank's exchange rates compare?

You should also consider comparing CommBank's exchange rates with other providers to find the best rate. Often, a specialist money transfer company can offer you better exchange rates and lower fees than your local bank.

Check out the table below to see some of the more popular providers and calculate how much you could receive through them.

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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 0.713 USD
7,128
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 0.713 USD
7,128
Send 60+ currencies at competitive rates with $0 transfer fees for Finder customers. WorldFirst will beat any eligible quote from another provider. Go to site Show details
AUD 250 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.713 USD
7,128
$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.
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AUD 1 1 - 2 days AUD 45.00 0.716 USD
7,125
Make online transfers at the mid-market rate with transparent fees in 45+ currencies. Go to site Show details
AUD 1 Within an hour AUD 3.99 0.712 USD
7,118
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 0.713 USD
7,127
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 0.712 USD
7,121
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 0.715 USD
7,113
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 to 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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TorFX International Money Transfers

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.

WorldFirst International Money Transfers

Send 60+ currencies at competitive rates with $0 transfer fees for Finder customers. WorldFirst will beat any eligible quote from another provider.

OFX (Ozforex) International Money Transfers

$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.

TransferWise International Money Transfers

Make online transfers at the mid-market rate with transparent fees in 45+ currencies.

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