You could save time and money before you travel to Thailand when you compare Thai baht to pound or pound to baht exchange rates online. Choose the best deal and you could have more to spend.
Actual rates may differ due to the fluctuating nature of currency exchange. For the latest rate please check with the provider.
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Last updated: 29 March 2021
Find the best exchange rate; by using our Thai baht comparison table, which updates with the latest rates every ten minutes.
Look out for delivery costs; some companies charge for delivery but some offer free delivery if you order above a certain amount of Thai baht.
Each company has a maximum and minimum amount you can order online to be delivered to you or sent for store collection.
Some offer a better pound to baht exchange rate if you order a higher amount; for example:
If you order up to £500 worth of Thai baht, you could get a rate of 49: this means you get 49 Thai baht for every pound you exchange.
If you order over £500 worth of Thai baht, you could get a higher rate of 50: this means you get 50 Thai baht for every pound you exchange.
It is the official currency of Thailand and can also be used in:
The Thai baht has a currency symbol of ฿ and is abbreviated to BHT when traded on the foreign exchange market.
A Thai baht is made up of 100 satang and uses the following denominations:
Satang coins: 1, 5, 10, 25 and 50
Baht coins: 1, 5 and 10
Baht notes: 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1,000
The 1, 5 and 10 satang coins are rarely found in circulation, and notes over ฿500 may be difficult to spend outside of larger city areas.
When you order online you will only get Thai baht notes delivered, not coins.
Though using physical cash can be convenient, it's worth noting that there are many benefits to using cards overseas too. You will be able to pay by card in major shopping malls and supermarkets in Thailand.
With cards you don't have to worry about the pound to euro exchange rates or risk carrying significant amounts of cash. The rate that your bank applies may also be better than those offered by currency exchange companies. While many banks charge fees for foreign transactions, there are some that do not.
When using cards abroad, always select to pay in the local currency as choosing your home currency will give you a worse exchange rate.
Up to ฿50,000 for individuals. You can take up to the equivalent of 20,000 US dollars in another currency before needing to declare your cash to officials.
No, the rates online are often better than the high street because online companies need to be more competitively priced to attract you.
They are updated every ten minutes on our comparison tables. This means you will be offered the latest rates.
It is the fee a travel money company charges for exchanging your money into a foreign currency.
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You do not pay any extra and the deal you get is not affected.