International Payments

Making payments overseas 

should be easy and secure

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Why choose John Lewis International Payments?

  • Bank-beating exchange rates, no fees for payments over £3,000
  • Set up one-off or regular payments quickly and easily
  • We’ll reimburse you if the recipient bank charges you
  • Make transfers and manage your account online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Choose John Lewis International Payments if you’re transferring your salary or pension abroad, paying international bills or tuition fees, or you're making mortgage payments or paying family overseas.

International Payments allow you to make one-off or regular bank-to-bank transfers. Whether that’s £50 or £500,000, we’ll handle your transaction with care and expertise.

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Compare our rates

Need to make a payment overseas? Then you’ll enjoy our bank-beating exchange rates and no fees for payments over £3,000. We’ll even reimburse you for any charges by receiving banks.


Exchange rate

 Amount you receive 
in Euros € 

Additional transfer fees

John Lewis International Payments


€ 12,818.00




€ 12,667.20




€ 12,656.80




€ 12,500.80


These exchange rates were obtained online at 11.15am on 11th April 2016 based on sending £10,400 in €s as quickly as possible. Results have been ranked by the amount you would receive not including any additional fees. Additional fees are as follows: John Lewis International Payments Service no fee (a £9 standard charge for transactions under £3,000 applies), Natwest £30, Lloyds £9.50, HSBC £4, Barclays £25. John Lewis International Payments will reimburse any receiving charges incurred by a recipient bank.  

A safe, fast and fair way to make payments overseas


  • We work closely with our provider, HiFX Europe Limited, to offer a secure service to all our customers
  • Transfer your payments with confidence, thanks to anti-fraud protection and online security


  • Be ready to make your first transfer in as little as ten minutes
  • Make an online transfer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Keep track of your transactions with automatic email and SMS updates


  • Fair and transparent exchange rates and transfer fees, online and over the phone
  • We’ll reimburse you if the receiving bank charges you for your transaction
  • The same great level of service for one-off and regular payments

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John Lewis International Payments is provided by HiFX Europe Limited. HiFX is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Services Regulations 2009, registration 462444, for the provision of payment services. HiFX is also a registered MSB with HM Revenue & Customs. Registration number 12131222. The details expressed in this transmission and accompanying documents are for information purposes only and are not intended as a solicitation for funds or a recommendation to trade. HIFX accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss or damages suffered through any act or omission taken as a result of reading or interpreting any of the above information. HiFX is a limited company registered in England and Wales. Registered number: 3517451. Registered office: Maxis 1, Western Road, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1RT .