Compare Canadian dollar to pound sterling rates and choose the best currency exchange deal so you get more cash for your trip.
Actual rates may differ due to the fluctuating nature of currency exchange. For the latest rate please check with the provider.
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Compare from as many travel money companies as you can to find the highest exchange rate.
Save money on delivery charges by choosing to have your currency sent to a nearby store for collection, if possible.
Check for companies that offer higher rates on larger orders; some even scrap their delivery charge if you order over a certain amount.
The best rates are usually found online rather than on the high street or at the airport
Exchange rate: This is the amount you get in return for your money; for example, if the rate is 1.95, you will get 1 dollar and 95 cents for every pound you exchange.
Delivery charge: To have your currency delivered you will often need to pay a fee, such as £5, but many offer this service for free.
It is the official currency of Canada and is made up of 100 cents.
The Canadian dollar uses the currency symbol $ but can also be seen as $CAD when compared next to other dollar currencies; like the US dollar.
Cent coins: 5, 10, 25 and 50
Dollar coins: 1 and 2
Dollar notes: 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100
The 100 dollar note and the 50 cent coin are rarely seen in circulation.
You will only have notes delivered if you order your Canadian dollars online, not coins.
No, the rates online are often better than the high street because online companies need to be more competitively priced to attract you.
Yes, but they are being phased out and replaced by polymer ones.
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You do not pay any extra and the deal you get is not affected.