Currency Exchange in Galway

Are you looking for the best exchange rate in Galway?

If you are looking for a currency exchange house or kiosk in Galway, 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 Galway

Where can I change money in Galway??? Before visiting any of these exchange kiosks in Galway, 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

AIB Bank

Lynch's Castle, Shop Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 567 041

Ulster Bank (Eyre Square)

33 Eyre Square, Galway, Co. Galway, H91 HY96, Ireland
+353 1890 587 587

Bank of Ireland

22 Mainguard St, Galway, H91 TX21, Ireland
+353 91 755 347

St. Columbas Credit Union

24 Eyre Square, Galway, Co. Galway, H91 XP84, Ireland
+353 91 563 531

DNG Commercial

19 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 865 333


124 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 560 900

AIB Bank

18 Eyre Square, Galway, H91 TWE0, Ireland
+353 91 561 151

Bank of Ireland Eyre Square

43 Eyre Square, Galway, H91 D6X9, Ireland
+353 91 563 181

Bank of Ireland

Galway University, Main Concourse, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 524 555

AIB Bank

University Branch, Lower Newcastle, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 524 466

Bank of Ireland

Salthill Upper, Salthill, Co. Galway, Ireland
+353 91 522 455

AIB Bank

Upper Salthill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 521 544

permanent tsb

Galway Shopping Centre, Headford Rd, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 567 124

Bank of Ireland Private Banking

Dockgate, Dock Rd, The Docks, Galway, Ireland

permanent tsb

31 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 566 286

Old Bank of Ireland

19 An Fhaiche Mhor, Gaillimh, H91 TH7T, Ireland

Halifax Bank Galway

19 Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
+353 42 931 0567

Bank of Scotland (Ireland) Limited

26 Prospect Hill, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 560 200

Reference Exchange Rates

🇨🇦 Canadian Dollars

1 EUR = 1.48 CAD

🇲🇽 Mexican Pesos

1 EUR = 18.53 MXN

🇯🇵 Japanese Yen

1 EUR = 163.40 JPY

🇨🇴 Colombian Pesos

1 EUR = 4,273.22 COP

🇦🇺 Australian Dollars

1 EUR = 1.67 AUD

🇰🇷 Korean Won

1 EUR = 1450.71 KRW

🇬🇧 Pounds

1 EUR = 0.86 GBP

🇧🇷 Brazilian Reales

1 EUR = 5.40 BRL

🇨🇷 Colones

1 EUR = 557.22 CRC

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FAQs for travelers

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

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 Galway.

Should I exchange currency before going to Galway?

If you can, it would be great to get some EUR Euros before arriving to Galway. Check on nearby currency exchange house if they do have EUR Euros to buy. This will help you to get to Galway 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 Galway?

The short answer is "it depends". There are some restaurants, coffee shops, etc. that will not receive foreign currency, only EUR Euros. 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 Galway?

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.