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Best Travel Money Exchange Rates – Manchester

In this article we show you how to save money if you find yourself looking for Foreign Cash in Manchester.

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Manchester is globally renowned for it’s football, but there are countless reasons why one might visit Manchester other than for a trip to the ‘theatre of dreams’, Old Trafford.

Many come to marvel at the gothic architecture of the John Rylands Library; immerse themselves in the fine art at  the Manchester Art Gallery; or, to enjoy the great oudoors on the outskirts of the city centre at Hollingworth Lake, Heaton Park or Haigh Hall.

Being a diverse and multifaceted city, Manchester has something to offer everyone and whether you are visiting as a tourist or over on business, you will want to be prepared for your trip and ready with some british pounds in your wallet.

In the bricks and mortar, established, tourist attractions you’ll have no problems using a topped up travel card or credit card. But as always with travelling, it’s always wise to have some cash at the ready.

Ordering your foreign cash online from Travelex for delivery or if you’re in a rush then picking up the cash at a Travelex branch is your best bet for convenience and getting more for your currency

You will find that you can save a couple of percent on the exchange rate margin by pre-ordering your cash. Our Review of Travelex exchange rates includes the following table that shows you an example of how much you can save online vs buying your cash at the airport.

 

Currency Online Rate Airport Rate Online Saving
USD 1.2769 1.2385 3.1%
EUR 1.0968 1.0556 3.9%
AUD 1.7198 1.6537 4.0%
JPY 139.0441 132.1712 5.2%
Travelex Online vs Airport (GBP exchange rates were valid for 2nd August 2018)

Manchester Currency Exchange Locations

 

Travelex Currency Exchange Rates vs the Banks

The below live travel money comparison table shows how much you could save on your next foreign transfer or travel money purchase by ordering online vs the Average Bank Rate. This example shows you the situation where you want to change sterling for foreign cash, note the margins are compared to the current market mid-rate.

 
Travel Money ProvidersAmount USD($)Exchange RateFee GBPTotal CostDeal Links
Travelex Online UK logo
1,226.5 USD
Compare
1.2265£0^1.78%
Citibank Foreign Currency
Citibank logo
1,175.03 USD
51 USD
1.1869£105.9%
Banks - Average Rate
Lloyds TSB logo Santander logo Citibank logo Natwest Bank logo
1,165 USD
61 USD
1.1779£106.73%
Lloyds TSB logo
1,163.15 USD
63 USD
1.1749£106.85%
Santander Foreign Currency
Santander logo
1,163.15 USD
63 USD
1.1749£106.85%
Natwest Bank logo
1,157.28 USD
69 USD
1.1749£157.32%
 

Travelex Online UK logo

Travelex Online UK: Travel Money GBP→USD
From Amount:1,000 GBP
Fee:£0 - No fees for Debit & Credit Cards
Exchange Rate:1.2265 (1.78% from mid-rate)
To Amount:1,226.5 USD
Total Cost:1.78%
Time:
Rate Fetched: Thu Sep 19 2019 08:45:04 GMT+0000 (UTC)
Currency Services:FREE Home delivery & Branch pickup
Delivery/Collect:2-3 days
Rating:
 
: 4.3/5.0
Reviews:
 

Citibank logo

Citibank: Travel Money GBP→USD
From Amount:1,000 GBP
Fee:£10 GBP (1%)
Exchange Rate:1.1869 (4.95% from mid-rate)
To Amount:1,175.03 USD
Total Cost:5.9%
Time:8:47 Local
Currency Services:Branch
Delivery/Collect:-
Rating:
: /5.0
Reviews:
 

Banks - Average Rate

Travel Money GBP→USD
From Amount:1,000 GBP
Fee:£10 GBP (1%)
Exchange Rate:1.1749 (5.91% from mid-rate)
To Amount:1,165 USD
Total Cost:6.73%
Currency Services:Branch
Delivery/Collect:-
 

Lloyds TSB logo

Lloyds TSB: Travel Money GBP→USD
From Amount:1,000 GBP
Fee:£10 GBP (1%)
Exchange Rate:1.1749 (5.91% from mid-rate)
To Amount:1,163.15 USD
Total Cost:6.85%
Time:8:47 Local
Currency Services:Branch
Delivery/Collect:-
Rating:
 
: 1/5.0
Reviews:
 

Santander logo

Santander: Travel Money GBP→USD
From Amount:1,000 GBP
Fee:£10 GBP (1%)
Exchange Rate:1.1749 (5.91% from mid-rate)
To Amount:1,163.15 USD
Total Cost:6.85%
Time:8:47 Local
Currency Services:Branch
Delivery/Collect:-
Rating:
 
: 2/5.0
Reviews:
 

Natwest Bank logo

Natwest Bank: Travel Money GBP→USD
From Amount:1,000 GBP
Fee:£15 GBP (Minimum fee)
Exchange Rate:1.1749 (5.91% from mid-rate)
To Amount:1,157.28 USD
Total Cost:7.32%
Time:8:47 Local
Currency Services:Branch
Delivery/Collect:-
Rating:
 
: 1/5.0
Reviews:
 
Snapshot 09/19/2019 - See full table
Travelex currency exchange rates vs bank average
 

 

Pre-Order Foreign Cash & Save

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Order travel money online

Get better rates than available to you by walking into Travelex branches by pre-ordering online from Travelex, you can still pick up in person at any Travelex branch or at the airport.

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