Currency Exchange in Wakefield

Are you looking for the best exchange rate in Wakefield?

If you are looking for a currency exchange house or kiosk in Wakefield, you are in the right place. Feel free the compare the different exchange rates and get the most money from your transaction. Always try to look for the best money exchange, but also consider to seek those exchange kiosks nearby.

Map of currency exchange shops and kiosks in Wakefield

Where can I change money in Wakefield??? Before visiting any of these exchange kiosks in Wakefield, make sure to contact them beforehand and double check todays exchange rates and hours of operation. Also, take into account that some ATMs and banks can also exchange or give you local money but it is very often, they only work with existing customers.

Contact Details

Nationwide Building Society

12 The Springs, Wakefield WF1 1QE, UK
+44 345 266 1554

Yorkshire Bank

6 - 10 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 1TA, UK
+44 800 456 1247

TSB Bank

2/4 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 1HD, UK
+44 1924 569997


4 Upper, Kirkgate, Wakefield WF1 1SP, UK
+44 800 912 3123

Barclays Bank

Trinity Walk Shopping Centre, Teall Way, Wakefield WF1 1QS, UK
+44 345 734 5345


19-21 Kirkgate, Wakefield WF1 1HS, UK
+44 345 720 3040


56 Westgate, Wakefield WF1 1XF, UK
+44 345 788 8444


19/21 Kirkgate, Wakefield WF1 1HS, UK
+44 1924 301328

Lloyds Bank

17 Westgate, Wakefield WF1 1JZ, UK
+44 345 602 1997


66 Westgate, Wakefield WF1 1XB, UK
+44 345 740 4404

Reference Exchange Rates

🇪🇺 Euro

1 GBP = 1.16 EUR

🇨🇦 Canadian Dollars

1 GBP = 1.72 CAD

🇲🇽 Mexican Pesos

1 GBP = 21.54 MXN

🇯🇵 Japanese Yen

1 GBP = 189.99 JPY

🇨🇴 Colombian Pesos

1 GBP = 4,953.32 COP

🇦🇺 Australian Dollars

1 GBP = 1.94 AUD

🇰🇷 Korean Won

1 GBP = 1685.95 KRW

🇧🇷 Brazilian Reales

1 GBP = 6.27 BRL

🇨🇷 Colones

1 GBP = 647.80 CRC

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FAQs for travelers

Which exchange house has the best rate to exchange foreign currency in Wakefield?

Since there are many options, we cannot tell the best exchange rate. Why? It depends. It is important to see the exchange rate and that changes every day. Also some currency exchange house give the best rate but they do charge you a fee, so at the end is not the best idea.
We suggest you to before choosing any currency exchange house just cause its foreign exchange rate, also check if there are any extra feeds, any minimum, if they are well located, etc. With all those details in the table, you can choose the best foreign currency exchange house in Wakefield.

Should I exchange currency before going to Wakefield?

If you can, it would be great to get some GBP Pounds before arriving to Wakefield. Check on nearby currency exchange house if they do have GBP Pounds to buy. This will help you to get to Wakefield and have some cash to move around (e.g. pay taxi or give a tip) until you settle and choose where to exchange more money or use an ATM.

I am traveling from abroad, can I use foreign currency in Wakefield?

The short answer is "it depends". There are some restaurants, coffee shops, etc. that will not receive foreign currency, only GBP Pounds. An international credit card could be handy on these situations. Of course, areas related to turism or big malls and plazas receive and exchange foreign currency with no problems at all.

Is it better to withdraw money abroad at any ATM or exchange in a currency exchange kiosk?

You need to check with your bank. Some banks do not charge you any extra fee if you withdraw money in a foreign country. Other charge a huge fee. So before withdrawing any money abroad, check with your bank.

How can I exchange currency without fees or taxes?

It depends on the currency exchange house. Some charge you a fee for the service of exchanging money and others add that fee to the exchange rate. So basically you need to do the math and see if really exchanging money on a currency house makes sense for you or not.

Is it cheaper to get foreign currency at home or abroad?

Usually at home, but it also depends on the currency. If you are traveling to a small country where its currency is not worldwide available, it will be very costly to get it around (some times impossible)

Is it better to use cash or an international credit card in Wakefield?

In these case, the credit card is your best friend. But also take into account, that you will need some cash. There are some expenses where cash is required.

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