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 1.97||AUD 9.83||AUD 19.66||AUD 196.60||AUD 1,965.95|
|Canada||CAD 1.87||CAD 9.34||CAD 18.69||CAD 186.87||CAD 1,868.72|
|Ireland||EUR 1.27||EUR 6.34||EUR 12.68||EUR 126.76||EUR 1,267.60|
|New Zealand||NZD 2.14||NZD 10.69||NZD 21.37||NZD 213.75||NZD 2,137.48|
|South Africa||ZAR 21.91||ZAR 109.56||ZAR 219.12||ZAR 2,191.24||ZAR 21,912.44|
|United States of America||USD 1.44||USD 7.21||USD 14.43||USD 144.26||USD 1,442.59|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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