The Best Foreign Exchange Places in Darwin
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Currency Exchange in Darwin
There are various places where you can exchange money in Darwin. Finding the best exchange rate between any of the banks or a range of money changers will require a little bit of knowledge on currency. In this guide, you will find important information that will help you save on your foreign currency exchange in Darwin.
Where to exchange money in Darwin
Darwin has a range of different money changers. This is the best way to get popular currency quickly.
You can save on currency exchange even through a bank. Most people try to avoid using a bank, but they are the best option for uncommon or exotic currencies. Due to the larger stocks and variety of currencies, bank exchange rates will be comparatively better than money changers.
Most banks don't hold currency in each branch. So if you do want to use your bank to buy currency, you'll need to order it online and pick it up from the local branch.
|Travelex||Shop GD017 Casuarina Square, 247 Trower Road||(08) 8927 0566|
|Remox Darwin||Shop A53, Mitchell Centre, Ground floor, 55-59 Mitchell St||(08) 8981 7137|
|The Change Group||Shop 27, Transit Centre, 69 Mitchell St||(08) 8941 7401|
Get better exchange rates online
Quite often, ordering online is the cheapest and easiest way to buy currency. It usually takes between 2 and 5 business days before the currency is ready, so you can't do it at the last minute.
How to order currency online
Click and Collect
- Don't pay by card. There is card processing fee. You can avoid it by using Bpay instead.
- It takes 2-7 days depending on how you pay and where you pick it up from.
- Collect your order from the Travel Money Oz store in Darwin.
Money exchange reviews
Travel Money Oz Review
Travel Money Oz have excellent service both in-store and over the phone. They have very good rates online, but store rates vary. There are no fees and ID is required for amounts over $1000.
Unimoni (formally UAE Exchange)
Unimoni (formally known as UAE Exchange) have friendly, professional service with some of the best exchange rates for cash. There are bank limits for eftpos and photo ID is required.
Travelex have an exceptional range of products, payment options and a good stock of currencies. Their foreign exchange rates are much better if you order online and pick up in-store.
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