Where You Can Exchange Currency Near Airport West
Louis Street is where you can find the money changers Travelex and Travel Money Oz to exchange currency. There are many ways you can buy travel money in Airport West. We cover the best ways to exchange money and how to get a better exchange rate the 3042 vicinity.
Airport West has a range of different currency specialists:
- Travel Money Oz : Shop 70, Airport West Shopping Centre, 29-35 Louis Street
- Travelex : Kiosk 4A Westfield Airport West, 29-35 Louis Street
Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations
The exchange rates at banks tend to beat money changers for certain currencies. Typically, common currencies in Australia are the USD, EUR, JPY and NZD. Banks have larger reserves of various currencies, so you could end up getting a better rate through the bank than at money changers.
Big 4 banks in Airport west:
ANZ: a147/29 Louis St, Airport West VIC 3042
CBA: Westfield Airport West, Louis St, Airport West VIC 3042
Westpac: Westfield Airport West, Level 1, Westfield Shopping Centre, 29-35 Louis St, Airport West VIC 3042
NAB: Westfield Airport West, Westfield Shoppingtown, 212, Airport West VIC 3042
To work out if a bank is the cheapest way to buy your currency, make sure you compare exchange rates.
Our Verdict: When buying less common currencies like Indian Rupee (INR) or Hong Kong Dollar (HKD), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.
Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Airport West?
While you have the option to send money overseas at a bank or money changer, it usually isn’t the best way to transfer money.
There are many different choices so we recommend doing your research online before deciding what is right for you.
Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Airport West?
You can buy a travel money card over the counter at most banks or money changers. While buying the travel money card on the spot is seemingly convenient, your name would not be on it. Another way is to order and load your card online and arrange a time and place to pick it up.
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