Better rates and Nectar points with travel money

  • Better exchange rates for Nectar card holders and 0% commission*
  • Free next working day delivery on cash orders worth £500 or more (excludes Highlands and Islands)**
  • Over 250 convenient in store Travel Money bureaux
  • We buy back unused currency

If you’re looking to buy travel money, we've got 50+ currencies, with 0% commission on all foreign currencies ordered online and on the phone. All you need to do is show us your Nectar card (or quote the card number) when you buy. That goes for orders placed in store, online and by phone.

Better exchange rates for Nectar card holders

Use your Nectar card to save money in more ways than one. We’ll give you better exchange rates on all foreign currency ordered in store, online or by phone*, as well as Nectar points.

Exchange rates may vary depending on whether you buy in store, online or by phone.

Have a look at our online Nectar rates

More travel money means more Nectar points

The number of Nectar points you get depends on what your order is worth.**

Order value Points collected
(in store)
Points collected (online and by phone)
£0 - £199.99 10 5
£200+ 10 per £100 spent 5 per £100 spent

For example, if you order £150 in store, you will collect 10 points. If you order £480 online or by phone, you will collect 20 points.

Be aware that it could take up to 60 days for the points to appear on your account.

Collecting your travel money in store?

Just show us your Nectar card, valid photo ID and the card you used to pay for your order. The photo ID should be your passport or a UK photo driving licence (including provisional).

Ordering online or by phone?

Make sure you have your Nectar card handy, as we’ll ask for your Nectar card number.

Spend your Nectar points on the things you love

Use your Nectar points to treat yourself to a range of rewards, such as cinema tickets, meals out, flights and shopping.

  • Argos
  • Caffè Nero
  • easyJet
  • eBay
  • Eurostar
  • PizzaExpress
  • Virgin Trains
  • Vue cinema

On top of that, the Nectar Exclusives website has a whole host of offers for Nectar collectors. These exclusive deals are refreshed weekly, and include electronics, garden accessories, toys and beauty products.

You can also spend your Nectar points on live events, using the Nectar Tickets site - from stand-up comedy to theatre and gigs. And of course shopping in Sainsbury’s stores.

Haven’t got a Nectar card?

Don’t worry - it’s quick, easy and free to ask for a Nectar card online.

Related information

We can offer over 50 foreign currencies, including:

  • Australian Dollar
  • Bulgarian Lev
  • Croatian Kuna
  • Euro
  • Polish Zloty
  • Turkish Lira
  • Thai Baht
  • US Dollar

Some of these are available for next working day delivery or collection (excludes Highlands and Islands).**

*Next working day home delivery is available on orders placed before 2pm online and 2.30pm by phone Monday to Thursday. Highlands and Islands (including Channel Islands) are not guaranteed next day delivery. Delivery is free on all cash orders £500 or more (£3.49 for orders under £500).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. If you choose Monday delivery or place your order after 2pm on Thursday up until 2pm on Friday it may be delivered on Saturday. 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. Euros and US Dollars can be collected at an in store bureau on the next day after you have placed your order and all other currencies after 72 hours, provided we receive and confirm your order by 2pm Mon - Fri (5pm for Euros & US Dollars).

**Better rates for Nectar card holders are available on single purchase transactions all available foreign currencies. Offer not available on sterling or Travel Money card home delivery orders or online re-loads. Exchange rates may vary depending on if you buy online, by phone or in store. Customers can collect Nectar points on all purchases of foreign currency made in store, online and by phone, Travel Money Card purchases and re-loads in store and Travel Money Card in store pick up orders. They cannot be collected on Travel Money Card home delivery orders or online re-loads. 10 Nectar points will be awarded on each full £100 of foreign currency purchased in store and 5 points will be awarded on each full £100 of currency ordered online or by phone. Purchases under £100 will receive 10 points if made in store or 5 points if ordered online or by phone. Make sure you give us your Nectar card number before you complete your purchase. The points will be added to your account within 60 days from the date you purchase. Sainsbury's Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw this offer without prior notice. No cash alternative available. Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd award the points from this offer.