Travel money guides

Germany is rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, offering visitors a diverse range of experiences.

As the calendar flips to a new year, daydreams of sun-kissed adventures fill our collective thoughts.

We believe that travelling doesn’t have to break the bank, even during peak times.

MICHELIN dining doesn’t have to cost the earth. Find out which cities offer the cheapest MICHELIN dining.

Most airports advise certain times depending on where you’re going.

ATOL is a scheme which protects people when they go on holiday.

Here’s what you need to know about applying for an ESTA to travel to the USA.

Fnd out the rules for UK passport photos so you can jet away on your next trip as soon as possible.

Find out what happens if your flight is cancelled and what you need to do.

Our holiday checklist can help ensure you don’t leave any essentials behind.

You need to report and cancel a lost passport as soon as possible to prevent any fraudulent activity.

Some of you may already have one, while others may never have heard of it.

By planning ahead, you can reduce the charges and get a great deal on your holiday money.

We answer “how much money can I take abroad?” as well as rules around bringing cash into the UK.

If you’re thinking of using a bank card abroad, make sure you check what fees you could be charged.

Dealing with different cultures can be confusing – especially when it comes to tipping

No December city break is complete without a trip to some Christmas markets

If you're travelling abroad, you might be required to travel with a biometric passport

Travel Money from John Lewis

For foreign currency at great rates, pop to one of the Bureaux de change in our John Lewis & Partners shops around the UK or order online.


John Lewis Finance and John Lewis & Partners Bureau de Change are both trading names 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 both John Lewis Finance and John Lewis & Partners is provided by First Rate Exchange Services Limited registration number 04287490 (Money Service Business licence number MLR-64068), whose registered office is at Great West House, Great West Road, Brentford, West London, TW8 9DF England.

For UK clients: International Payments at John Lewis Finance is provided by HiFX Europe Limited. HiFX is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Services Regulations 2017, registration 462444, for the provision of payment services. HiFX is a limited company registered in England and Wales. Registered number: 3517451. Registered office: Maxis 1, Western Road, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1RT.

For EEA clients: International Payments at John Lewis Finance is provided by XE Europe B.V.. XE Europe B.V. is authorised by the Dutch Central Bank (De Nederlandsche Bank) under the Payment Services Directive II, licence number R149006 for the provision of payment services. XE Europe B.V. is a limited company registered in The Netherlands with company no. 72587873, and registered office at Rozengracht 12,1, 1016NB Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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