We buy back any unused currency at 0% commission

Remember, if you don't spend all your travel money, we can buy back unused foreign currency notes and traveller's cheques. Simply visit one of our Bureau de change desks, available in most John Lewis shops, when you get back.

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We buy back 60 currencies in our Bureaux de change. See below for today's sell rates.

Things to consider:

  • We buy back notes or undated travellers cheques, provided they are in a sell-able condition.
  • We cannot buy back coins or certain denominations of bank notes
  • If you have dated your traveller's cheques, these cannot be returned and will need to used within six months.
  • Please note that buy rates will differ to sell rates.
  • Proof of purchase may be required so please retain your receipt, just in case.

We buy back 60 currencies in our Bureaux de change. See below for today's sell rates. 

Currency Sell Rate Buy Rate
Euro (EUR) 1.1565 1.2869
Australian Dollar (AUD) 1.5711 1.7553
Argentine Peso (ARS) 18.0900 22.0789
Bahamian Dollar (BSD) 1.1899 1.3667
Bahraini Dinar (BHD) 0.4500 0.5107
Barbadian Dollar (BBD) 2.3758 2.7307
Belizean Dollar (BZD) 2.3663 2.8574
Bermudian Dollar (BMD) 1.1906 1.3807
Brazilian Real (BRL) 3.5782 4.2171
Brunei Dollar (BND) 1.6717 1.9129
Bulgarian Lev (BGN) 2.1836 2.5641
Canadian Dollar (CAD) 1.5790 1.7670
Cayman Islands Dollar (KYD) 0.9603 1.1603
Chilean Peso (CLP) 762.0303 875.0931
Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY) 8.1662 9.5018
Colombian Peso (COP) 3354.2161 4051.3173
Comptoirs Français du Pacifique (XPF) 131.0362 156.0481
Costa Rican Colon (CRC) 656.7665 785.9198
Croatian Kuna (HRK) 8.3031 9.8108
Czech Koruna (CZK) 30.7468 35.2886
Danish Krone (DKK) 8.4148 9.4685
Dominican Peso (DOP) 55.7313 65.2453
East Caribbean Dollar (XCD) 3.2009 3.7447
Egyptian Pound (EGP)   22.2188
Fijian Dollar (FJD) 2.4148 2.8321
Guatemalan Quetzal (GTQ) 8.7764 10.2783
Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) 9.2668 10.5033
Hungarian Forint (HUF) 347.6615 400.2248
Icelandic Krona (ISK) 128.5280 154.3494
Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) 15595.4799 18441.7621
Israeli Sheqel New (ILS) 4.4035 5.0810
Jamaican Dollar (JMD) 152.5865 177.4363
Japanese Yen (JPY) 134.1666 152.1620
Jordanian Dinar (JOD) 0.8441 0.9655
Kenyan Shilling (KES) 123.1607 142.2580
Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD) 0.3641 0.4128
Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) 5.2984 6.0288
Mauritian Rupee (MUR) 42.2436 49.5693
Mexican Peso (MXN) 23.6534 27.0455
New Zealand Dollar (NZD) 1.6674 1.9008
Norwegian Krone (NOK) 9.9928 11.2494
Omani Rial (OMR) 0.4595 0.5224
Peruvian Nuevo Sol (PEN) 3.8437 4.5206
Philippine Peso (PHP) 57.9225 68.9928
Polish Zloty (PLN) 4.7933 5.6071
Qatari Rial (QAR) 4.3476 4.9377
Romanian Leu New (RON) 5.1044 5.8897
Russian Rouble (RUB) 68.9739 79.3720
Saudi Riyal (SAR) 4.4974 5.0818
Singapore Dollar (SGD) 1.6879 1.9141
South African Rand (ZAR) 15.4474 17.9363
South Korean Won (KRW) 1349.8162 1558.3564
Swedish Krona (SEK) 10.7248 12.0740
Swiss Franc (CHF) 1.2149 1.3548
Taiwan Dollar New (TWD) 36.4467 42.4674
Thai Baht (THB) 41.1432 48.6102
Trinidad and Tobago Dollar (TTD) 7.9595 9.2927
Turkish Lira (TRY) 4.2829 4.8593
UAE Dirham (AED) 4.3732 5.0122
US Dollar (USD) 1.2212 1.3586
Vietnamese Dong (VND) 27081.4938 31431.7759

Rates at Thursday 23rd February 2017, 10:37 GMT