What to spend your pounds on:
Entry to Westminster Abbey
Pint of Guinness
Fish and chips
Postcard and a stamp
3 mile taxi ride
Must-sees in Britain
Trust in Travelex
Being able to order online and pickup at a convenient location at no charge was real plus. This is the second time we've use this service and are very pleased.Robin S.
Excellent. Everything was ready for me to pick up.Janet R.
This was a first time experience but I can say the staff was very professional and informativeCheryle L.
A deep dive on pounds
British Pounds are the 4th most traded currency in the foreign exchange market.
The first decimal coins were introduced in 1968.
More info on pounds
The bills in circulation for British pounds are £5, £10, £20, and £50 notes. The coins in circulation are 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2.
Buying British pounds online is easy
Free next-day UPS shipping on orders over $1000
- 1. Select your currency
Just tell us which currency you'll need for your trip abroad and how much you'd like to order
- 2. Choose how to get it
You can get your currency delivered to your door or pickup at over 100 Travelex stores
- 3. Pay online
Use either your debit card (recommended) or credit card and you’re all set