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Foreign Exchange Guide to the Falkland Islands

Read this currency guide to the Falkland Islands with money transfer and travel tips.   [USD/FKP=0.7698]

 
Falkland Islands
Country Code:
FK
Domestic Currency:
Falkland Islands Pound
Symbol - Code:
£ FKP
Telephone Prefix:
+500

This is a foreign exchange guide to the Falkland Islands, the Falkland Islands Pound currency plus 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 for the previous 3 months with rate alerts for days when the exchange rate moved up or down significantly or for 30 day highs and lows.


USD-FKP 3 Month chart
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USDFKP currency converter

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 - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.30391 Week
15 Mar 20191.33081 Month
16 Oct 20181.31886 Months
14 Apr 20181.42431 Year
14 Apr 20171.25202 Years
15 Apr 20141.67285 Years
16 Apr 20091.491210 Years

FKP/EUR - Falkland Islands Pound to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.16231 Week
15 Mar 20191.17421 Month
16 Oct 20181.13926 Months
14 Apr 20181.15431 Year
14 Apr 20171.17972 Years
15 Apr 20141.21095 Years
16 Apr 20091.131210 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.00001 Week
15 Mar 20191.00001 Month
16 Oct 20181.00006 Months
14 Apr 20181.00001 Year
14 Apr 20171.00002 Years
15 Apr 20141.00005 Years
16 Apr 20091.000210 Years

FKP/JPY - Falkland Islands Pound to Japanese Yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 2019145.65781 Week
15 Mar 2019148.29061 Month
16 Oct 2018148.15906 Months
14 Apr 2018152.89131 Year
14 Apr 2017135.94842 Years
15 Apr 2014170.31695 Years
16 Apr 2009147.861610 Years

FKP/AUD - Falkland Islands Pound to Australian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.83641 Week
15 Mar 20191.87691 Month
16 Oct 20181.84746 Months
14 Apr 20181.83431 Year
14 Apr 20171.65152 Years
15 Apr 20141.78815 Years
16 Apr 20092.071910 Years

FKP/CAD - Falkland Islands Pound to Canadian Dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
07 Apr 20191.74371 Week
15 Mar 20191.77571 Month
16 Oct 20181.70606 Months
14 Apr 20181.79701 Year
14 Apr 20171.66852 Years
15 Apr 20141.83685 Years
16 Apr 20091.799210 Years

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