Fast, free transfers

250,000 happy customers

Highest level of creditworthiness

We handle over £6.2 billion a year

Bank-beating Exchange Rates*

With Currencies Direct you’ll always get great rates, no fees and expert support whether you transfer online, over the phone or by app.

We’ve worked with over 250,000 customers since 1996



Award winning service

Over the years we’ve won a number of awards, including Money Transfer Provider of the Year 2018 and Consumer Champion of the Year 2017.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I use Currencies Direct instead of my bank?

With us you’ll receive an unrivalled level of support and insight. We also offer excellent exchange rates, fee-free transfers and flexible transfer options.

How much does it cost to make a transfer?

Opening an account with us is free, and we don’t charge transfer fees. We’ll also help you secure an excellent exchange rate.

How does it work?

Simply create an account and tell us how much you need to transfer. Once you’ve agreed the exchange rate send us the funds to transfer and we’ll do the rest!

How can I stay on top of currency movements?

We’ll keep you up-to-date with regular market updates straight to your inbox. You can also set rate alerts and check live rates online 24/7.

Will my money be safe with Currencies Direct?

The security of your funds is our priority. We’re authorised by the FCA, hold the highest credit rating with Dun & Bradstreet and keep customer funds in segregated accounts.

What services do you offer?

With us you can benefit from services like purchasing currency in advance, fixing an exchange rate for up to a year, automating regular transfers and targeting a specific exchange rate.

*Fees and exchange rate data for banks taken from the International Money Transfer Index™ (IMTI™). See website for details