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Foreign Exchange Guide to the Falkland Islands

This currency guide to the Falkland Islands helps you choose the best way to save money on FKP transfers and travel money.    [USD/FKP=0.7704]

Falkland Islands
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Falkland Islands Pound
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This is a foreign exchange guide to the Falkland Islands, the Falkland Islands Pound currency plus sending FKP transfers and travel tips.

In this the Falkland Islands currency guide we take a look at :

  1. Falkland Islands Pound info - general info about the Falkland Islands Pound
  2. Falkland Islands Pound in the markets - recent FKP moves and predictions from the FX markets
  3. Travelling in the Falkland Islands - currency & money saving tips
  4. Buying Falkland Islands Pound cash online - travel money for the Falkland Islands
  5. Sending money to the Falkland Islands - save on Falkland Islands Pound bank transfers to the Falkland Islands
  6. Falkland Islands Pound exchange rates - latest & historic exchange rates.

Falkland Islands Pound (FKP) general currency information

What is the Falkland Islands Pound currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Falkland Islands Pound is FKP and the symbol is £.

Which countries use the Falkland Islands Pound?

It is the domestic currency in Falkland Islands.

Falkland Islands Pound (FKP) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to FKP exchange rate and trend for the previous 3 months:

At 0.7704 USD/FKP is trading well below its 90 day average 0.8107 with range 0.8313 to 0.7701. ALERTS: USD/FKP is DOWN 5% this 14-DAY period and has also dropped to a 90-DAY LOW. Updated: 08:50-AEDT 22:50-BST 17:50-EDT

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for the Falkland Islands


Travel money for the Falkland Islands


Save money and time by Ordering your Falkland Islands Pound online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the FKP cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Falkland Islands Pound otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


the Falkland Islands Trip Checklist    

  1. Compare FKP travel cash rates - probably why you are here!
  2. Lonely Planet - world's best travel guide (coupon and deals)

Sending money to the Falkland Islands

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to the Falkland Islands you need to start with finding out the latest Falkland Islands Pound foreign-transfer exchange rate.

Then compare your bank's exchange rates to several licensed FX providers exchange rate and fees to see how much you can save (we make that calculation easy here).

Get a better deal for foreign transfers to the Falkland Islands

When sending money to the Falkland Islands it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Falkland Islands Pound amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted FKP amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in the Falkland Islands.

Use our Send to FKP calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Falkland Islands Pound deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Bank Transfers to the Falkland Islands

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FKP/USD - Falkland Islands Pound to United States Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day1.261713 Oct 2019
7 Day1.228707 Oct 2019
30 Day1.250614 Sep 2019
3 Month1.241016 Jul 2019
1 Year1.310314 Oct 2018
5 Year1.599915 Oct 2014
10 Year1.633116 Oct 2009

FKP/EUR - Falkland Islands Pound to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day1.144013 Oct 2019
7 Day1.119807 Oct 2019
30 Day1.123714 Sep 2019
3 Month1.106916 Jul 2019
1 Year1.134414 Oct 2018
5 Year1.247815 Oct 2014
10 Year1.096916 Oct 2009

FKP/GBP - Falkland Islands Pound to British Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day1.000013 Oct 2019
7 Day1.000007 Oct 2019
30 Day1.000014 Sep 2019
3 Month1.000016 Jul 2019
1 Year1.000014 Oct 2018
5 Year1.000015 Oct 2014
10 Year0.999716 Oct 2009

FKP/AUD - Falkland Islands Pound to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day1.856213 Oct 2019
7 Day1.825107 Oct 2019
30 Day1.818514 Sep 2019
3 Month1.768916 Jul 2019
1 Year1.843714 Oct 2018
5 Year1.817215 Oct 2014
10 Year1.781516 Oct 2009

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