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Headed to London on vacation? We’re here to help you stay stocked up with British pounds.

Whether you’re headed to the bright lights of London or you’re exploring the beauty of the rest of the UK, there’s one thing that’s for sure: you’ll need a pocketful of British pounds to help you along the way. Lucky for you, we’re here to help you sort your pounds out, leaving you to enjoy the quaint English countryside or the rugged shorelines of Northern Ireland carefree.

If you’re looking for the full lowdown on the classic British currency, check out our British pounds page to see how many pounds you'll need and what to spend them on.

Find out more about British pounds

Order before you go

Of course, the easiest way to secure our best rates* on your foreign currency is to order it online with us before you leave for your vacation. Not only will you lock in our rate, you’ll also be able to pick up your order at your nearest store, your departure airport or even have it delivered to your own home. What’s more, simply order before 1pm (EST) and your order will be ready for collection the very next day!**

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We also have stores around London

We know exactly what it’s like planning for a vacation: even if you have the best intentions, it can be easy to forget about getting your foreign currency until it’s too late.

But there’s no need to worry! We have plenty of locations across London, and at Heathrow Airport that you can pop into and pick up some British pounds from us.

Find our London stores below:

Central London

BHS – Oxford Street

Royal National HotelRussell Square

Selfridges – Oxford Street

Tower of London

Westfield Shopping centre – Shepard’s Bush

Westfield Shopping centre – Stratford

London Airports

Heathrow – Terminal 2

Heathrow – Terminal 3

Heathrow – Terminal 4

Heathrow – Terminal 5

London City airport

For more information on British pounds and everything you need to know about visiting the UK, head to our British pounds page.

*Travelex’s ‘Best Rates’ are determined by averaging our standard Travelex Retail Exchange Rates, including promotional rates, over the past year. Travelex Retail Exchange Rate is determined daily by Travelex in its sole discretion. Check your nearest Travelex retail store for current in store promotional rates.

**Subject to availability by currency.