Clever Ways to Buy or Sell Currency near Indooroopilly

When it comes currency changers in Indooroopilly, one can be spoilt for choice. But exchanging money at a bank or through money exchangers depend on the type of currency and amount you have. Find out where you should really be exchanging your currency for best savings when you buy travel money in Indooroopilly.

Currency Exchange in Indooroopilly

Online

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.

Money Changers

This is the best way to get currency quickly. You will find them in major shopping centres and towns.

Money Tips

  • 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

Indooroopilly has a range of different currency specialists:

Travel Money Oz : Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, Shop 1052, 318 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068
Travelex : Kiosk 103 Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, 322 Moggil Road, Indooroopilly, QLD, 4068
American Express Currency Exchange : 322 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068
Crown Currency Exchange : Indooroopilly Shopping Centre., Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, 1021a/322 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068

Bank

Contrary to popular belief, using an Australian bank to buy your overseas holiday cash isn’t always the most expensive option. Generally, banks have better exchange rates for uncommon currencies. If you need foreign exchange for less common currencies like Thai Baht (THB) or Indonesian Rupiah (IDR), using a bank can sometimes be the cheapest way to buy it.

Big 4 banks in Indooroopilly:

ANZ: 1024/318 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068

CBA: Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, t1029/318 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068

NAB: Indooroopilly Shopping Centre., Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, 322 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068

Westpac: Indooroopilly Shopping Centre., Indooroopilly Shoppingtown, 1022-1024/318-322 Moggill Rd, Indooroopilly QLD 4068NAB: 28 George Street or at the mall

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 Mexican Peso (MXN) or Moroccan Dirham (MAD), 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 Indooroopilly?

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 Indooroopilly?

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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Compare Travel Cards

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