Collect Nectar points with your travel money

If you're heading abroad and looking for some foreign currency you could collect Nectar points along the way. Nectar points are available on all instore, phone and online purchases of foreign currency. You'll just need to present your Nectar card instore or quote the number over the phone or online when you order.

How many Nectar points could I collect?

The number of points collected is based on the value of the currency ordered. Note that points may take up to 60 days to appear on your account.

Transaction value Points collected

£0 - £249.99


£250 - £499.99


£500 - £799.99


£800 +


Better rates for Nectar cardholders**

In addition to collecting points, Nectar cardholders can also receive a better rate on foreign currency purchases. Better rates apply across all available currencies when you buy online or over the phone. If you buy at the bureau, Nectar cardholder rates are only available on Euros and US dollars. Exchange rates may vary depending if you buy online, by phone or instore.

Collecting your travel money instore?

Simply present your Nectar card, valid photo ID and the card you used to pay for the transaction. Photo ID should be your passport or a UK photographic driving licence (including provisional).

Ordering online or by phone?

Make sure you have your Nectar card handy so you can provide your Nectar card number when asked.

However you decide to order, your points will appear on your account within 60 days of purchase.

What can I spend my Nectar points on?

Treat yourself to a range of rewards including cinema tickets, days out and shopping in Sainsbury's.

Haven’t got a Nectar card?

Apply for a Nectar card now.

**Sainsbury’s Bank reserves the right to alter, cancel or withdraw these offers without prior notice. 

The Nectar loyalty programme is operated independently of Sainsbury's Bank by Aimia Coalition Loyalty UK Ltd; and the collection and use of points is governed by the Nectar Collector Rules, set out in the registration pack and available at

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