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Currency conversion in Edinburgh

Flights booked? Bags packed? Don’t forget your holiday money. Pick up foreign currency for your holiday from a Sainsbury’s Bank Travel Money bureau in Edinburgh.

Currency exchange services in Edinburgh at Sainsbury's stores

If you’re looking for convenient currency conversion, look no further than Sainsbury’s. Pick up currency for your holiday next time you do the weekly shop at any of these Edinburgh branches:

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Blackhall Travel Money Bureau

Address:185 Craigleith Road, Edinburgh
Telephone: 0131 332 0704
Opening hours: 9am-6.30pm Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm Saturday, 10am-4pm Sunday

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Cameron Toll Travel Money Bureau

Cameron Toll Shopping Centre, Edinburgh
Telephone: 0131 528 6220
Opening hours: 9am-6pm Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm Saturday, 10am-4pm Sunday

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Murrayfield Travel Money Bureau

39 Westfield Road, Edinburgh
Telephone: 0131 347 8560
Opening hours: 10am-6pm Monday, 10am-4pm Tuesday-Wednesday, 9am-4pm Thursday, 10am-6pm Friday, 10am-4pm Saturday, 11am-4pm Sunday

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Straiton Travel Money Bureau

Straiton Mains, Loanhead
Telephone: 0131 448 2181
Opening hours: 10am-6pm Monday-Wednesday, 9am-6pm Thursday, 10am-6pm Friday-Saturday, 10am-4pm Sunday

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Can't make it into a store? We also offer next working day home delivery (excludes Highlands and Islands)**. 

Why choose Sainsbury's Bank for your currency exchange needs?

Collect travel money instore

Collect your foreign currency at a Sainsbury’s store in Edinburgh whilst you shop and make holiday prep that bit easier.

Currency buy-back

If you have money left over after your holiday, we’ll buy back most foreign currency notes. 

Wide range of currencies

We have over 50 foreign currencies available, including USD and EUR, so it’s easy to get your travel money.

No administration fees

We don’t charge administration fees for currency exchanges, so you can get more bucks for your buck. 

What do I need to bring to currency exchange?

Here’s what you’ll need to get your foreign currency at a Sainsbury’s Travel Money bureau in Edinburgh:

  • Photo ID
  • Your Nectar card if you have one – Nectar members get better exchange rates
  • Your preferred payment method.

Payment options available:

Ready to buy your travel money? We accept the following payment methods:

  • Cash 
  • Credit card
  • Debit card

Click and collect services at Edinburgh Currency exchange

In a hurry? Order and collect Euros, US Dollars, and Travel Money Card pre-paid orders in as little as four hours with our click and collect travel money service^.

You can click and collect currency the same day when you:

  • Order Euros, US Dollars, or a Travel Money Card
  • Place your order on a Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays)
  • Order at least four hours before the bureau’s scheduled closure time

For orders made outside of this period, or for any other currency, you can choose your preferred collection date when placing your online order.

What currencies you can exchange?

We exchange 50 foreign currencies including:

•    Euro (EUR)
•    US Dollar (USD)
•    Dirham (AED)
•    Turkish Lira (TRK)
•    Thai Baht (THB)
•    Canadian Dollar (CAD)

Find out how much currency you can buy with our currency converter

Pre-paid Travel Money Cards

Our travel money card makes it safe and easy to manage and spend your holiday money. 

  1. Order for collection – Collect your travel money card from your nearest Sainsbury’s Bank bureau in Edinburgh.
  2. Order for delivery – We’ll send your travel money card straight to you.
  3. Download the app or log in online – Check your balance, exchange between currencies, top up and manage your account. 

A Travel Money card is one of the handiest ways to spend on holiday as you’ll avoid any exchange fees. Heading on an adventure? Load up several currencies at once, and manage your spending on the app.

Not got time to pop into a store? 

Got a question?

Have a look at our Travel Money FAQs

We may have to temporarily close our Edinburgh bureaux during opening hours for operational reasons and to allow our colleagues to have appropriate breaks. When this happens, we'll display a sign in the store telling you when we'll be available again. We're sorry if this causes you any inconvenience and thanks for your patience.

Terms and conditions

*Nectar members receive better exchange rates on single purchase transactions of all available foreign currencies. Excludes travel money card home delivery orders and online reloads. Exchange rates may vary depending on whether you buy instore, online or by phone.© 

You need to tell us your Nectar card number at the time of your transaction. No cash alternative is available. We reserve the right to change or cancel this offer without notice. 

**You can order currency for a secure home delivery by 1pm on the day of your choice by Royal Mail (Mon- Sat). For next day delivery your order needs to be confirmed before 2pm (Mon- Fri). Please note that whilst Royal Mail make every effort to delivery on schedule, we cannot guarantee this as it is beyond our control. Highlands and Islands (including Channel Islands) are not guaranteed next day delivery. Delivery is free on all cash orders £400 or more (£4.99 for orders between £100 and £399.99). The minimum order for home delivery is £100. The delivery day quoted is dependent on the order day being a working day; if one of those days is a public holiday then additional day(s) will be added accordingly. All home delivery orders are sent via Royal Mail Special Delivery, unless we advise you otherwise, to your billing address, and a signature will be required upon delivery. A valid telephone number is required for home delivery.