Darwins's Best Places to Exchange Currency

There are various places where you can buy travel money in Darwin. Finding the best exchange rate between any of the banks or a range of money exchangers 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.


Here are the currency specialists in Darwin:

  • Travel Money Oz
    : Shop 4, Mitchell Centre, 55 – 59 Mitchell St (Cnr Knuckey St), Darwin, NT, 0800
  • Travelex
    : Shop GD017 Casuarina Square, 247 Trower Road, Casuarina, 0810
  • American Express Currency Exchange: 24 Smith St, Darwin NT 0800
  • Remittance & Money Exchange: Mitchell Centre Kiosk A 53 59 Mitchell St, Darwin NT 0800

Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations

Other Currencies

Most people wouldn’t expect banks to have competitive exchange rates. You’ll be surprised because in some cases, it is better to exchange currency through the bank. If you are looking for an unpopular currency, banks exchange rates tend to be better than money changers. Simply due to the fact that they have a larger supply of different currencies.

Banks in Darwin:

ANZ: 69 Smith St, Darwin City NT 0800

CBA: 67A Smith St, Darwin City NT 0800

Westpac: The Mall, 24 Smith St, Darwin, NT 0800

NAB: 71 Smith St, Darwin NT 0800

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 Nepalese Rupee (NPR), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.

Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Darwin?

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.


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Can I buy a Travel Money Card in Darwin?

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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I am traveling to the next 5 days As a rule of thumb, the shorter timeframe, the more you could pay.
and I want to exchange $AUD in foreign currency.