Currency Exchange in Cardiff

Are you looking for the best exchange rate in Cardiff?

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

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


10A & 10B, 15 Queen's Arcade, Working St, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 1GN, UK
+44 345 720 3040


96 Queen St, Cardiff CF10 2GR, UK
+44 345 302 0774


56 Queen St, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 2PX, UK
+44 345 740 4404

Lloyds Bank

31 Queen St, Cardiff CF10 2AG, UK
+44 345 602 1997

Hodge Bank Ltd

One Central Square, Cardiff CF10 1FS, UK
+44 29 2022 0800


207 Richmond Rd, Cardiff CF24 3UX, UK
+44 345 302 0774

The Co-operative Bank - Cardiff

16-17 High St, Cardiff CF10 1AX, UK
+44 345 721 2212

Barclays Bank

241 Cowbridge Rd E, Cardiff CF11 9TB, UK
+44 345 734 5345


Evergreen Take Away, 94 Albany Rd, Cardiff CF24 3RT, UK
+44 345 740 4404

Coutts & Co

3rd Floo, 1 Kingsway, Cardiff CF10 3AQ, UK
+44 29 2050 1033


277 Cowbridge Rd E, Cardiff CF5 1WX, UK
+44 345 302 0774


58 Albany Rd, Cardiff CF24 3RR, UK
+44 345 720 3040

Virgin Money

18/19 Trinity St, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 1BH, UK
+44 29 2022 5122


5, 7 Queen St, Cardiff CF10 2AF, UK

TSB Bank

2-3 Working St, Cardiff CF10 1GN, UK
+44 29 2037 1049

The Royal Bank of Scotland

1/4 High St, Cardiff CF10 1PX, UK
+44 345 724 2424

Barclays Bank

1-5 St. David's Way, St Davids Centre, Cardiff CF10 2DP, UK
+44 345 734 5345

Charles Stanley

7-8 Park Pl, Cardiff CF10 3DP, UK
+44 29 2167 0330

Handelsbanken Cardiff

18 Park Pl, Cardiff CF10 3DQ, UK
+44 29 2022 4400

Entrepreneurial Spark

1 Central Square, Cardiff CF10 1FS, UK

Reference Exchange Rates

🇪🇺 Euro

1 GBP = 1.16 EUR

🇨🇦 Canadian Dollars

1 GBP = 1.72 CAD

🇲🇽 Mexican Pesos

1 GBP = 21.58 MXN

🇯🇵 Japanese Yen

1 GBP = 190.29 JPY

🇨🇴 Colombian Pesos

1 GBP = 4,976.41 COP

🇦🇺 Australian Dollars

1 GBP = 1.95 AUD

🇰🇷 Korean Won

1 GBP = 1689.43 KRW

🇧🇷 Brazilian Reales

1 GBP = 6.29 BRL

🇨🇷 Colones

1 GBP = 648.91 CRC

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FAQs for travelers

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

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 Cardiff.

Should I exchange currency before going to Cardiff?

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

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 Cardiff?

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.