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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=0.7675]

 
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
10 Feb 20191.29361 Week
18 Jan 20191.28771 Month
21 Aug 20181.29056 Months
17 Feb 20181.40281 Year
17 Feb 20171.24122 Years
18 Feb 20141.66815 Years
19 Feb 20091.435110 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20191.14231 Week
18 Jan 20191.13281 Month
21 Aug 20181.11486 Months
17 Feb 20181.13061 Year
17 Feb 20171.16922 Years
18 Feb 20141.21235 Years
19 Feb 20091.131310 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20191.00001 Week
18 Jan 20191.00001 Month
21 Aug 20181.00006 Months
17 Feb 20181.00001 Year
17 Feb 20171.00002 Years
18 Feb 20141.00005 Years
19 Feb 20091.000710 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 2019142.05671 Week
18 Jan 2019141.35691 Month
21 Aug 2018142.11206 Months
17 Feb 2018149.13871 Year
17 Feb 2017140.06382 Years
18 Feb 2014170.60355 Years
19 Feb 2009134.963810 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20191.82151 Week
18 Jan 20191.79651 Month
21 Aug 20181.75316 Months
17 Feb 20181.77441 Year
17 Feb 20171.61862 Years
18 Feb 20141.84895 Years
19 Feb 20092.220010 Years

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

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Feb 20191.71751 Week
18 Jan 20191.70761 Month
21 Aug 20181.68226 Months
17 Feb 20181.76171 Year
17 Feb 20171.62512 Years
18 Feb 20141.82735 Years
19 Feb 20091.799510 Years

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