We check the market every day to ensure you get the best buy back retail rates on the high street


If you have any leftover notes at the end of your trip, just pop to your nearest Bureau de change where we’d be happy to buy them back*. We check the market every day to ensure you get the best buy back retail rates on the high street.


If your holiday is cancelled, you can return your currency for a full refund within 35 days of your purchase date. Refunds will be for the full order amount only and you’ll just need your original order receipt or order confirmation, along with the ID you used to make your purchase.

If you didn't originally purchase your currency from us or don't have proof of purchase, we're unable to buy back the following currencies: Barbados Dollar (BBD), Costa Rican Colón (CRC), Dominican Peso (DOP), Fijian Dollar (FJD), Icelandic Króna (ISK), Jamaican Dollar (JMD), Mauritian Rupee (MUR), Malaysian Ringgit (MYE), Omani Rial (OMR), Trinidad & Tobago Dollar (TTD), Vietnamese Dong (VND), East Caribbean Dollar (XCD), CFP Franc (XPF)

Currency Sell rate Buy rate
Euro (EUR) 1.0741 1.2061
US Dollar (USD) 1.2738 1.4282
Australian Dollar (AUD) 1.7782 2.0223
Canadian Dollar (CAD) 1.644 1.8729
UAE Dirham (AED) 4.5894 5.2618
South African Rand (ZAR) 20.5018 23.7383

Rates on Wednesday 21 October 2020, 11:15


When you’re buying or selling currency at a Bureau de change, you'll need to have some valid ID with you. This can be any of the following:

  • UK Photocard Driving Licence (Full or Provisional)
  • Passport 
  • EU National Identity Photocard

*We can’t buy back coins or certain denominations of bank notes and can only purchase currency that we stock at that time.

John Lewis Finance and Bureau de change from John Lewis Finance is a trading name of John Lewis plc. Registered office: 171 Victoria Street, London SW1E 5NN. Registered in England (Registered Company Number 233462).  John Lewis plc introduce the panel of carefully chosen providers in Bureau de change products and services, whom each hold the appropriate licences with the Financial conduct authority and HMRC.

Foreign Currency online from John Lewis Finance is provided by First Rate Exchange Services Limited registration number 4287490 (Money Service Business licence number MLR-64068), whose registered office is at Great West House, Great West Road, Brentford, West London, TW8 9DF England.

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