foreign exchange

buying and selling foreign cash

Buying foreign cash is now easier with Bankwest. If you’re heading overseas, simply order your foreign cash online and pick it up from any Bankwest store.


order your foreign cash online through American Express^


view exchange rates of currencies you can order online through American Express^


answer your questions about ordering cash online^


If you have any leftover foreign cash and you wish to sell it back to us, pop into our Bankwest Place store (WA) or other select WA stores.

Bankwest Place foreign currency trading hours are:
9:30am – 12:00pm (Monday – Friday)
1:00pm – 4:30pm (Monday – Friday)

buying travellers cheques

Looking to purchase travellers cheques? Order them online and pick it up from the store of your choice.

foreign exchange calculator

Use our Foreign Exchange Calculator to convert Australian and foreign currency using the latest indicative foreign exchange rates.

buying foreign drafts

If you want to send a cheque overseas, we offer drafts in a number of different currencies. Visit any Bankwest store or call 13 17 19 for more information.

how can we help?

If you want to know more about foreign exchange:

If you have questions regarding an online foreign exchange purchase please call American Express on 1300 133 289.

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