Whitfords Currency Exchangers Compared

With a range of options to buy travel money in Hillarys, which one should you choose? Will money exchangers like Travelex, Travel Money Oz and American Express Currency Exchange or the banks give you a better exchange rate? Read to find out.


Hillarys has a range of different currency specialists:

  • Travel Money Oz :Westfield Whitford City, shop 5/470 Whitfords Ave, Hillarys WA 6025
  • Travelex : Shop 235, Westfield Whitford Shopping Centre, c/o of Marmion Avenue & Whitfords Avenue, Hillarys WA 6025
  • American Express Currency Exchange: 470 Whitfords Ave, Hillarys WA 6025

Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations

Other Currencies

You can save a fair bit of money when you exchange uncommon currencies through the bank. When it comes down to having the stock and currency variety, banks win in that department. This make it cheaper to purchase any currency besides USD, EUR, JPY and NZD.

Banks you can find in Hilarys:

ANZ: Shop 67 Westfield Whitfords City Cnr Marmion & Whitford Aves, Hillarys WA 6025

CBA: Westfield Whitford City, Whitford Shopping Centre, 84B Whitford Ave, Hillarys WA 6025

NAB: Whitford & Marmion Aves, Hillarys WA 6025

Westpac: Westfield Whitford City, 84A/470 Whitfords Ave, Hillarys WA 6025

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 Swedish Krona (SEK), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.

Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Hilarys?

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 Hilarys?

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.