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What to spend your dollars on

  • Smart gambling on the dollar slots in Vegas

    1 USD

  • A cab from Grand Central Station to the Empire State Building

    5.50 USD

  • Catch an LA Lakers game (for as little as)

    35 USD

  • Watch an IMAX showing at the Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Blvd

    19 USD

  • Sip fresh coffee at Central Park

    4 USD

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Must-sees in the United States

New York
  • New York
  • This bustling metropolis is full of great landmarks. The Empire State Building, Broadway theatre district and Madison Square Garden are just three of them, begging to be explored!
New Orleans
  • New Orleans
  • A vibrant clash of American, Caribbean and French influences, New Orleans is especially known for its live blues and jazz music.
Miami
  • Miami
  • Miami features a unique blend of Hispanic and American culture that you won’t find anywhere else. Take it all in while you walk the famous South Beach.

Trust in Travelex

Travelex offers a fantastic service already. The online service is the best, and this was also the case with the pickup in store. Great service TravelexSurveyMonkey customer review.

Easy online purchase of foreign currency and pick up facility.SurveyMonkey customer review

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More bang for your buck

The US dollar is one of the most dominant reserve currencies in the world and is also the main tender for several other countries or regions outside the United States, including the Caribbean, Ecuador and El Salvador.



Don’t be surprised to hear dollars being referred to as ‘bucks’ when you are out and about, this is a commonly used nickname! You may also hear 5 cent coins referred to as a ‘nickel’, a 10 cent coin as a ‘dime’ and a 25 cent coin as a ‘quarter’.



Tipping is standard practice across America and you will be expected to pay up to 15% on top of your meal – or even 20% for upmarket restaurants. Thankfully, portion sizes tend to be very generous indeed, so you’re unlikely to feel short-changed!

Frequently used banknotes

The US dollar comes in seven different denominations – 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 dollar bills. As coins are nowhere near as common as they are in the UK, it is wise to try and organise your bills in order of value to save you scrambling around for the right cash.

Buying American Dollars Online is Easy

Order American dollars online, lock in the rate and collect at your local store, at the airport before you fly or have it delivered at home

  • 1. Select your currency
  • Just tell us how American dollars much you need

  • 2. Pay online
  • You can pay online using either BPAY, Visa or MasterCard®

  • 3. Choose how to get it
  • Collect your currency from over 2,800 locations or have it delivered to your home

*Rates are subject to change throughout the day.

**The figures provided are indicative only and are there to provide an idea of the amount of travel money you may need during your trip.

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Quick and easy and fast delivery

Quick and easy and fast delivery

Amanda Damrow

Travelex for foreign currency cash

Better exchange rates than the banks, simple to order on-line, good communication, easy collection. What more could you want?

Kym B

Quick service

Quick service, not complicated

Jane

Excellent rate excellent service

Excellent rate excellent service

bernard denner

Foreign Currency Purchases For Overseas Travel

Travelling overseas with the current low value of the Australian Dollar compared to other major currencies means that your costs can nearly double. Dealing with Travelex after making comparisons with other businesses offering foreign currency I found that I received a little more in my pocket with little or no fee involved in the transaction. Purchasing online was easy as was selecting where to pick up the foreign currency although there is a catch. To avoid fees via the payment method you will find that you have a waiting period before you can collect. With a little forward planning you can have the currency available when you arrive at the airport. On the other side of the coin they do provide the currency in a reasonable spread of denominations so your not purchasing a sandwich with a 100 dollar note.

AJ

Excellent service with good exchange…

Excellent service with good exchange rates and speed of delivery. One suggestion: Allow your purchase minimum limit of $500 AUD cover the sum of several denominations. For example, I wish to purchase Hong Kong Dollars and Dirham but the AUD cost for each denomination is less than $500; however, the total cost is more than $500 AUD.

Marilyn

Simple to navigate

Simple to navigate, easy to order & collect.

John

Fantastic service and no commission

Fantastic service and no commission. Wish I had ordered my money this way every time I travelled before. So easy order then pick up at Post Office.

Golf Chick

Always provide best rates and service

Always provide best rates and service

Francis Vig

I use them all the time and so safe and secure

Tremendous service with good rates and I pick up at the post office on the day I request and it is so easy with a great selection of different value notes/currency. It is the way to do it.

Hendrik Tellegen

Quick easy arrived ahead of time

Quick easy arrived ahead of time. Very easy to use.

Aaron T Mordue

Very easy and safe way to obtain…

Very easy and safe way to obtain currency for my holiday.

Debi

Good rate and easy to order

Good rate and easy to order. Able to pick up from a location and day convenient for me, for no fee.

Mia

Easy to order online

Easy to order online, great pickup locations and no hassles on collection

Peter & Lorraine

Everything went well the staff at the…

Everything went well the staff at the airport were extremely courteous and still professional enough to do all the security checks, will be using this service again, also better rate then going straight up to the counter

James Zervas

Travelex is rated 4 stars by Trustpilot based on over 5147 reviews

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