Find the best deal on pound to colon exchange rates and you could have more to spend on your Costa Rican getaway.
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Run an exchange rate comparison
You may be able to get the best Cost Rican colon exchange rate deal for your travel by applying online and some providers only ever operate digitally, so to make sure you find the cheapest Costa Rican colon exchange rates comparing quotes on the internet is a must.
Compare your options
You'll want to ensure that you're getting the highest exchange rate with the lowest fees. Exchange rates and fees vary widely between providers have a look through your options, importantly focus on the overall cost and not just the exchange rate to find the best value Costa Rican colon exchange rate deal.
Choose delivery options
In some cases picking up your money at the airport or from a shop etc. can save on delivery fees. You will also want to ensure that the money will arrive in time for your trip. and once you have found the best Costa Rican colon exchange deal for your needs it's time to exchange the money.
Actual rates may differ due to the fluctuating nature of currency exchange. For the latest rate please check with the provider.
More from travel money
To find the best deal, you need to get the most Costa Rica money for the amount you want to exchange. To do this, you need to take the following into account:
The Costa Rica exchange rate: This is how many Costa Rican colon you get for each pound you exchange. The higher the rate, the more you get for your money.
The cost of delivery: You may have to pay a small fee to have your Costa Rican colón delivered to you.
When you need your currency: If you are planning on travelling in the next few days, a delivery service may not get your colon to you on time.
You could choose a company that offers a collection option, which means you can collect at a store near you, or the airport you're travelling from.
You should always deduct any fees or costs from the amount you want to exchange, to give you a clearer idea of the best deal. For example, if you had £500 to exchange into colon (₡):
Travel company A that offers a rate of 744.51, with a delivery fee of £5, would offer you ₡368,532.45 for exchanging £495.
Travel company B that offers a rate of 743.51, with no delivery fee, would offer you ₡371,755 for exchanging the full £500.
Use our currency calculator at the top of this comparison to specify the amount you want to exchange.
When you do this, each travel money company will update to show what you get for your money, with fees deducted already.
There is no guarantee the rate will be better or worse at any time, so it depends on how far in advance of your trip you want your travel money.
It is the fee a travel money company charges for exchanging your money into a foreign currency.
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Last updated: 4 April, 2022