Travelex Online Foreign Currency

Order over 45 international currencies online and collect your foreign cash from the airport with Travelex foreign cash online

Travelex is one of Australia’s leading providers of travel money services, and have a travel money card and foreign currency exchange. Travelex buy and sell almost every global currency. There are over 45 foreign currencies to choose from. As well as offering an extensive range of international currencies, Travelex has a truly global presence with over 2,800 collection points worldwide — you won’t have to look far to find a Travelex outlet, they’re in most international airports and major cities.

If you’re looking to buy or sell foreign cash, Travelex is worth a look. Order foreign currencies online from the comfort of your home and pick up your cash on your way to the airport, or when you’re at the airport prior to boarding your flight.

Travelex foreign exchange rates

When you order foreign cash online, you can see the rate you’ll receive and the total foreign currency amount you’ll get for Australian dollars you want to exchange. Keep in mind that the online sell rates you see for purchases of foreign cash may differ from the rates you’ll get in-store. Travelex guarantees that you'll get the best rate online compared to non-promotional in-store rates.

It’s easy enough to compare Travelex's rates against other foreign exchange providers, it just requires a little research and jumping between websites.

What currencies can I order through the Travelex Online Foreign Currency service?

Ordering cash through Travelex gives you access to over 45 international currencies, from common international currencies like United States Dollars and Euros to exotic currencies like Qatari Rial and Bermudan Dollars.

When you purchase foreign cash online, you can choose from the following international currencies.

Find out which currencies you can order.

Travelex stores stock regularly have the following currencies available to purchase:

  • Canadian Dollars (CAD)
  • New Zealand Dollars (NZD)
  • CFP - FRANC (XPF)
  • United States Dollars (USD)
  • Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
  • Singaporean Dollar (SGD)
  • Danish Kroner (DKK)
  • South African Rand (ZAR)
  • European Euro (EUR
  • Swedish Krona (SEK)
  • Fijian Dollar (FJD)
  • Swiss Franc (CHF)
  • Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)
  • Thai Baht (THB)
  • Indian Rupee (INR)
  • UAE Dirham (AED)
  • Indonesian Rupiah (IDR)
  • UK Pound Sterling (GBP)
  • Japanese Yen (JPY)
  • Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
  • Vietnamese Dong (VND)

The following currencies are usually available at Travelex airport branches:

  • Bahamian Dollar (BSD)
  • Pakistani Rupee (PKR)
  • Bahraini Dinar (BHD)
  • Papua New Guinea Kina (PGK)
  • Barbadian Dollar (BBD)
  • Philippine Peso (PHP)
  • Bermudan Dollar (BMD)
  • Russian Ruble (RUB)
  • Brunei Dollar (BND)
  • Qatari Rial (QAR)
  • Chilean Peso (CLP)
  • Samoan Tala (WST)
  • Czech Koruna (CZK)
  • Saudi Riyal (SAR)
  • Egyptian Pound (EGP)
  • South Korean Won (KRW)
  • Hungarian Forint (HUF)
  • Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR)
  • Israeli Shekel (ILS)
  • Taiwanese Dollar (TWD)
  • Jordanian Dinar (JOD)
  • Tongan Pa'anga (TOP)
  • Mauritian Rupee (MUR)
  • Turkish Lira New (TRY)
  • Mexican Peso (MXN)
  • Vanuatu Vatu (VUV)
  • Omani Rial (OMR)

How to buy Travelex foreign currency

Log on to the Travelex website to place an order for foreign cash. By following the instructions on the page you’ll be able to select the currency you want to purchase. Enter the Australian dollar amount you’d like to spend and review the exchange rate. You’re shown exactly how much you’ll get back in your selected foreign currency.

If you make a mistake, don’t worry, you’ll be able to amend your order right up to the point where you’re required to make the payment.

When you’re ready to complete your order of foreign currency through Travelex, you’ll be directed to a payment page where you’re given a quote for your foreign currency order and further instructions on how to complete the transaction.

Choose the time and place where you would like to collect the order. Your foreign cash can be collected from an airport, or from a Travelex outlet.


Frequently asked questions about international money transfers with Travelex

How can I pay for my foreign currency order?

You can pay for your foreign cash using the following methods:

Using a credit or debit card to pay.

You should be aware of the following if you plan to use your debit or credit card to complete your foreign currency order.

  • If you’re collecting the foreign currency from the airport. The order has to be made between 1 and 21 business days prior to the collection date.
  • For non-airport collections. Orders must be made between 3 to 21 business from the collection date.

The card that you use to make the order must be in the same name as the person who is ordering the cash, and you have to present the card when you collect the cash — so the person who orders the cash must be the person who collects the cash. You also can’t use a virtual account like a VCARD to pay for your foreign cash order.

Using BPAY to pay for your foreign cash.

  • If you’re collecting the foreign currency from the airport. The BPAY order must be made within 3 and 21 days of the date of collection.
  • For non-airport collections. You have to make your order within 5 and 21 days of the time you plan to collect your order.

If you’re paying for your foreign currency order using BPAY, you have make the payment within 12 hours of ordering the cash, otherwise there’s a chance Travelex will not accept your foreign currency order.

What are the limits for ordering foreign currency online?

The following limits apply to online foreign currency orders:

  • A minimum order value of $250.
  • In 24 hours, you can order up to AU$5,000.
  • In 21 days, you can order up to AU$20,000

What if I want to cancel my foreign currency order?

You can cancel your foreign currency order at any time and the money will be refunded back to your account. A fee of $25 is charged when you cancel a Travelex foreign currency order.

What identification do I need to provide when I collect my foreign cash?

When you go to collect your foreign currency order, you need to show the following:

If you paid with your card:

  • Show the card the order was paid for.

For all payments, you’ll need to provide the following:

  • A confirmation of your payment (the confirmation email or your order reference number.
  • One of the following forms of identification:
    • Passport or driver's licence.

You have to sign for your order when you collect your foreign cash.

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    johnSeptember 19, 2014

    hi I am going to vietnam on the 22nd sept. and on to Moscow from Hanoi how can i exchange here to obtain rubbles?
    cheers
    john

    • Staff
      ShirleySeptember 19, 2014Staff

      Hi John,

      Thanks for your question.

      Unfortunately this page is for international money transfers, so if you want to send money to an account overseas, you can use this link.

      In terms of exchanging physical money into another currency, please visit your local Travelex exchange centre.

      We also have a section about travel money that could help you with your decision.

      All the best,
      Shirley

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