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Currency exchange in Chicago

Ordering your foreign currency is simple in Chicago.

Arranging your foreign currency doesn’t need to be a chore! With our Chicago store, you can order your chosen currency online to lock in our best rates* and pick it up direct from us in store.

You can order your currency in person too, but you’ll enjoy a better deal if you order online beforehand.

Foreign currency in Chicago

Foreign currency in Chicago

Not only will it save you time and money, but you won’t need to fuss about currency when you arrive at your destination and you won’t need to use your debit or credit card abroad. Great!

Simply place your order online by 1pm (EST) and you can pick up your currency the very next day, subject to availability by currency.

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Our opening hours in Chicago

Our Chicago store is open early and closes late, making sure that you can pick up your currency with ease. 

You’ll find the opening and closing times for our Chicago store below – or you can use our store finder to find your nearest US store.


Monday-Saturday 8:30 AM-5:30 PM

*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.

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Chicago FAQs

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  • Where can I find Travelex in Chicago?

    We currently have 1 store in Chicago – use our store finder to find one that’s convenient for you.

  • When are you open in Chicago?

    Our store times vary, but we make sure that we’re open early and close late so that you’re always able to collect your foreign currency.

  • Which currencies are available and how soon do I need to order them?

    We have over 60 currencies available to order online. If you order before 1pm (EST), you’ll be able to pick up your order the next day from one of our Chicago stores, subject to availability by currency.

  • How can I pay for my currency?

    You can pay for your foreign currency online using American Express, MasterCard and Visa and you can pay with either your debit or credit card.

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The best of the best in all areas...

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I would recommend changing your…

I would recommend changing your delivery process to include a persons work location. Not everyone has someone who can stay home all day to await a delivery.


Easy to use

Very easy to order on-line and have the money delivered to our house on the date we picked. Knew exactly when the money was arriving from the tracker. This is our third time using them and we will be using them again in the future.


Excellent service

Excellent service. No hassle, easy to is website and fast delivery. Thank you travel Ex.

Ruth M Kaipo

Smooth operation on your part but snail…

Smooth operation on your part but snail mail is getting slower

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very easy to do -just took a few…

very easy to do -just took a few minutes and the currency arrived in a very timely manner.


Reliable and easy

Reliable and easy


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