United Kingdom Currency
The currency is the British Pound (GBP), which is divided into 100 pence. ATMs are available in almost all towns and Visa, MasterCard and American Express are widely accepted; visitors with other cards should check with their credit card companies in advance. Foreign currency can be exchanged at bureaux de change and large hotels, however better exchange rates are likely to be found at banks.
Currency Exchange Rates
|United Kingdom||GBP 1||GBP 5||GBP 10||GBP 100||GBP 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 2.08||AUD 10.38||AUD 20.75||AUD 207.50||AUD 2,075.02|
|Canada||CAD 2.05||CAD 10.26||CAD 20.51||CAD 205.14||CAD 2,051.41|
|Ireland||EUR 1.33||EUR 6.67||EUR 13.34||EUR 133.37||EUR 1,333.67|
|New Zealand||NZD 2.21||NZD 11.07||NZD 22.13||NZD 221.35||NZD 2,213.47|
|South Africa||ZAR 24.29||ZAR 121.46||ZAR 242.92||ZAR 2,429.15||ZAR 24,291.53|
|United States of America||USD 1.45||USD 7.24||USD 14.48||USD 144.82||USD 1,448.23|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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