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The Post Office

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   Important Information

Order your travel money from the Post Office and get it delivered to your home or local branch the next day if you order before 3pm. Minimum order £400. Free home delivery service.

Main Features

  • 0% Commission
  • Over 70 Foreign Currencies
  • Free home deliveries on amounts over £400.
  • Free collect from local branch
  • Guaranteed Saturday home delivery
  • Buy back guarantee
  • Order up to 5 days in advance
  • Minimum transaction £400 and maximum transaction £2,500
  • Travel money and American Express Travellers Cheques available

   Home Delivery

The foreign currency notes and American Express Travellers Cheques ordered will be sent to your home address or chosen local Post Office Exchange Rates branch for collection.

  • Orders placed before 3pm Monday to Friday will generally be ready for collection or delivered to your home address the next working day unless clearly specified.
  • Orders placed after 3pm Monday to Friday will generally be ready for either collection at your specified Post Office branch or delivered to your home address two working days after the order was received.
  • Orders placed on a Saturday or Sunday will generally be ready for collection after 1pm on the following Tuesday.
Branch collection
  • Please take your payment card used to purchase the travel money with you plus photographic identification (Valid passport or UK driving license). Only the person who placed the order will be able to collect the currency.

   Travel Money card

The Post Office have launched a currency card that is accepted in over 32 million locations worldwide and can be used in over 1.5 million ATM’s. It is completely secure... Your card can be replaced if lost and your money 100% protected.

Minimum load £50 and maximum amount held on card £5,000. ATM cash withdrawal fees do vary depending on which currency you are withdraw.

Available in:
  • Euros
  • US Dollars
  • British Pounds
  • Australian Dollars
  • Canadian Dollars
  • New Zealand Dollars
  • South African Rand
  • Swiss Francs

   Buy Back Guarantee

You can return your unused foreign currency notes to any Post Office bureau de change. Please note that the Post Office will not accept coins.

Compare Post Office exchange rates to other UK leading currency suppliers including Marks and Spencers, Thomas Cook, Travelex and HSBC in our easy-to-use comparison table.

   Franc's Top Tip

The Post Office offer different exchange rates depending on where you buy your travel money. The best currency rates are available online. They offer a free delivery service and also a collection service from a branch. Remember to reserve online before visiting a branch otherwise you will end up feeling very short changed.

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