Complete Guide to Exchanging Currency in Modbury
Finding a money changer in Westfield Tea Tree Plaza isn’t difficult at all. There are various money exchange services available. Alternatively, you can also visit any of the big 4 banks in Modbury to get currency exchanged. But which method will be best to get the best exchange rate in Modbury? Find out more here on how to buy travel money in Modbury.
Currency Exchange in Modbury
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
Modbury has a range of different money changers:
Travel Money Oz : Westfield Tea Tree Plaza, Shop, 223/976 N E Rd, Modbury SA 5092
Travelex : Westfield Tea Tree Plaza, City Cross SC, 59/33-39 Rundle Mall, Adelaide SA 5000
American Express Currency Exchange : 972-976 North East Road, Modbury SA 5092
For currencies that aren’t common, turn to the banks for a better exchange rate. Typical currencies in Australia include USD, EUR, JPY and NZD. So if you are looking for any other foreign currency, banks have a larger stock, hence a better exchange rate.
Big 4 banks in Modbury:
ANZ: 1011 N E Rd, Ridgehaven SA 5097
CBA: CNR Reservoir RD & Modbury AVE, Modbury SA 5092
Westpac: 946-948 N E Rd, Modbury SA 5092
NAB: 112 Reservoir Rd, Modbury SA 5092
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 such as Singapore Dollars (SGD) or Croatian Kuna (HRK), 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 Modbury?
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 Modbury?
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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