How to Locate the Best Currency Exchange in Cranbourne
This guide will help you decide on the best place to exchange money cheaply and buy travel money in Cranbourne. Your options span from using any of the big four banks or money exchangers like Travel Money Oz and American Express Currency Exchange. But which one will give you the best savings for your exchange?
Currency Exchange in Cranbourne
This is usually the cheapest way to buy currency, but you need some time. You can choose where to pick the order up from or get it home delivered.
Home or Office Delivery
- You can pay by Bpay or bank transfer.
- It takes up to 7 days depending on your location.
- Choose your cash denominations like small, medium, large or mixed
- Foreign Xchange usually has better exchange rates than Travelex.
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.
- Travelex have the most pick-up locations including Australia Post and every major airport.
This is the best way to get currency quickly. You will find them in major shopping centres and towns.
- The exchange rates are better in your CBD. So it can be worth going there if you're exchanging more than $2,000
- Always ask for a better rate. We've found you can often get a better deal just by asking, particularly if you're buying more than $100
Cranbourne money changers:
Travel Money Oz : Shop 38A, Cranbourne Park Shopping Centre, High Street
American Express Currency Exchange : Shop 59 Inside Australia Post , Cranbourne Park Shopping Centre, 123-139 High St, Cranbourne VIC 3977
Banks can get you a better exchange rate in some situations. Particularly if you are exchanging an unpopular currency. When it comes down to having the supply for different types of currencies, banks beat money changers. This makes it cheaper to obtain any other currency that’s not USD, EUR, JPY or NZD.
The big 4 banks in Cranbourne:
ANZ: 74/76 High Street, Cranbourne VIC 3977
CBA: Shop SP044, High St, Cranbourne VIC 3977
Westpac: 116 High St, Cranbourne VIC 3977
NAB: 41-45 High St, Cranbourne VIC 3977
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 Colombian Peso (COP), an Australian bank may turn out to be the cheapest option.
Travel Cards, Money Transfers and Other Situations
Can I send money overseas from anywhere in Cranbourne?
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 Cranbourne?
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.
Compare Travel Cards
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