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$ 1,260.53
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6807 CAD

Purchase travel cash with WeSwap, available in all major currencies at the best rates with no charge for home delivery over £750.

$ 1,260.23
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6803 CAD

Travel FX

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Travel FX are specialist dealers in foreign currency, providing a leading alternative to Bureau de Changes for clients seeking the best exchange rates. Travel FX offer some of the best rates on the market, with free home delivery over £700 and no commission.

$ 1,259.95
Inc. £4.95 Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6911 CAD

Travel Money Club

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Travel Money Club aims to offer the best exchange rates in the UK for home delivery. Order currency as a guest and pay a one-off delivery charge, or pay an annual membership fee and receive free deliveries and other benefits.

$ 1,259.85
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6798 CAD

Currency Online Group

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Currency Online Group specialise in providing travel money and currency buy back services. We offer exclusive, enhanced Currency Buyback rates to Compare Holiday Money customers that you won't find anywhere else.

$ 1,259.40
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6792 CAD

NM Travel Money

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NM Travel Money are part of NoteMachine group, handling 2.5 million foreign exchange transactions each year. Opt for free next day delivery to over 160 eurochange or NM Money branches across the UK, or get your currency delivered to your home. Debit cards accepted.

$ 1,259.25
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6790 CAD

Airmoney

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Airmoney launched in 2016 to bring convenient and inexpensive travel money to consumers. We are a start-up owned by City Forex, a company based in London which has conducted over £5bn of foreign exchange transactions since 2004.

$ 1,258.35
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6778 CAD

Sterling

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With over 35 years experience in the foreign exchange sector, Sterling has established an excellent reputation for offering the best exchange rates and excellent customer service to a long standing and ever expanding clientele.

$ 1,255.13
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6735 CAD

ICE PLC are one of the largest retail currency exchange operators in the world, with a combined annual group turnover in excess of USD 1.8bn. Founded in 1973, they now own over 300 branches worldwide, and operate in over 65 airports across 4 continents.

$ 1,254.98
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6733 CAD

Debenhams

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FREE £5 off £20 spend voucher in store plus preferential rates for Debenhams Cardholders. Extra 20% free when you load your leftover currency onto a Debenhams Giftcard. Collect your currency from over 100 stores nationwide, or have it delivered to your door.

$ 1,254.75
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6730 CAD

Get competitive exchange rates in the UK on all currency ordered online for delivery or pick up from your local branch. We use Royal Mail fully insured special delivery service to get your currency to your door securely, 48 hours from receiving your order. You can also use our app to order travel money while on the move.

$ 1,253.71
Inc. £2.99 Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6783 CAD

The Currency Club

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The Currency Club's travel money service makes ordering online easy and efficient. We offer the best foreign exchange rates on global currencies, charge zero commission and offer a free delivery on every travel money transaction you make. The more you order, the better the rate you'll receive.

$ 1,252.43
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6699 CAD

Covent Garden FX

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Covent Garden FX is a family-owned and operated Bureau De Change located in the heart of Central London. Established for over 20 years, we offer extremely competitive exchange rates with no commission and no fees.

$ 1,251.15
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6682 CAD

eurochange

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With over 40 years experience in selling and buying currency, nobody knows foreign exchange better than eurochange. Take advantage of great rates on over 70 currencies and use their boost your rate function to find improved rates on over 20 currencies. Order online for Click and Collect in just 60 seconds from over 160 branches, or order before 4pm for next day home delivery.

$ 1,250.25
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6670 CAD

We are specialist foreign exchange dealers based in London who offer competitive exchange rates and first-class customer service. Over the years, we have established a reputation for honesty, reliability and quality of service and we are one of the few buy back providers who accept coins.

$ 1,248.15
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6642 CAD

Whitehall FX

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Whitehall FX is distinguished by its specialist team of knowledgable and professional dealers and cashiers who are dedicated to providing customized solutions and advice for our clients. Our dedicated foreign exchange experts have in-depth market knowledge, technological infrastructure and extensive multi-agency networks to provide you with a superior level of service that sets the standard in the foreign exchange industry.

$ 1,242.22
Inc. £4.95 Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6673 CAD

No1 Currency

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No1 Currency buy and sell currency at over 270 stores across the UK, so no more waiting in for the postman! We also offer a home delivery service and great exchange rates. Please note: Payment methods vary by branch, please check the No1 Currency website for more information on your chosen collection point.

$ 1,242.15
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6562 CAD

Tesco Bank

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Tesco Bank provide a convenient and secure online ordering system where you can order your currency online for home delivery or pick it up from one of hundreds of dedicated Click & Collect stores around the UK. Note: these are ONLINE rates - you may get a lower rate in-store unless you order online in advance.

$ 1,238.85
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6518 CAD

Sainsburys

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Nectar card holders get better exchange rates online and can collect Nectar points on every order. Sainsbury's Bank offer over 50 foreign currencies. Order online with the option to collect your travel money from one of over 250 Sainsbury's Bank in-store Travel Money bureaux at no extra cost, or have it delivered to your home with free delivery on orders over £500.

$ 1,234.95
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6466 CAD

The Money Shop

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At The Money Shop we have great rates on our foreign exchange all day, every day. Wherever you're going we've got it covered, and with over 50 different currencies available we're hard to beat. Order your currency online and collect it for free in-store, or get it delivered to your home.

$ 1,232.85
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6438 CAD

Travelex

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Travelex was founded in 1976 and has since grown to become one of the most recognised brands in the Travel Money sector with over 1,100 branches worldwide. As well as providing currency services for many banks and supermarkets, Travelex also operate 900 ATMs around the world.

$ 1,225.13
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6335 CAD

Post Office

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Order your travel money online with the Post Office and collect it in any Post Office branch or get it delivered to your door for free. Multiples of 500 GBP attract better exchange rates. The more travel money you buy, the better the rate you will receive. Note: these are ONLINE rates - you may get a lower rate in-store unless you order online in advance.

$ 1,217.33
Collection Only
1 GBP = 1.6231 CAD

NatWest was formed in 1968 by the merger of National Provincial Bank and Westminster Bank, and was acquired by RBS in 2000. Foreign currency forms part of their financial services, but NatWest are primarily known for their general banking services.

$ 1,215.00
Collection Only
1 GBP = 1.6200 CAD

The RBS group is a large international banking and financial services company. From its headquarters in Edinburgh, the Group serves over 30 million customers in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, the Americas and Asia.

$ 1,213.20
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 1.6176 CAD

First Choice

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First Choice offer a range of travel money services provided by Thomson including Travel Money, Currency Buyback and a Prepaid Card.

$ 1,210.13
Collection Only
1 GBP = 1.6135 CAD

Barclays

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You can order currency and travel insurance from Barclays providing you hold one of their credit or debit cards. Your currency can be delivered to your home or you can pick it up from your local branch at your convenience.

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We'll help you to get the best Canadian Dollar exchange rate

We compare the Canadian Dollar rates from dozens of the UK's biggest currency suppliers including the Post Office, supermarkets, high street banks and specialist online travel money providers, so you can see in an instant who is offering the best deals after commission and delivery charges have been accounted for. Many of our travel money affiliates also offer our customers exclusive exchange rates that are even better than if you go to them direct, and on average our customers save £59 when they compare with us.

Generally speaking, specialist online travel money providers and bureau de change offer the best Canadian Dollar exchange rates, followed by the supermarkets, the Post Office and then the banks. The absolute worst rates of all are found at the airports so try to avoid buying there at all costs. If you're short on time and need your currency in a hurry, check out our Click & Collect Canadian Dollars page to find a local supplier near you.

Canadian Dollar rate over the past 90 days

Over the past 90 days, the Canadian Dollar has dropped by 0.87% from 1.6955 on the 20th July to 1.6807 today. Back then, £750 would have bought you $11.10 more than it would today. During this period the Canadian Dollar hit a high of 1.7017 on the 24th July and a low of 1.6412 on the 19th August. You can see more historical exchange rate data over longer time frames on our Canadian Dollar exchange rate history page.

The Canadian Dollar is the official unit of currency in Canada, and the unofficial currency of Saint Pierre and Miquelon – a small group of French islands in the North Atlantic Ocean. It carries the International Standard Currency Code: CAD, and is represented by the dollar sign ($) or C$ to distinguish it from other dollar currencies. The Canadian Dollar currently ranks 5th in the list of most-traded currencies in the world.

Canadian monetary policy is managed by the Bank of Canada based in Ottawa, Ontario. They are responsible for maintaining the value of the Canadian Dollar, managing the flow of money, and promoting a sound financial system within Canada. Banknotes are printed under contract by the Canadian Bank Note Company (also based in Ottawa), and coins are minted by the Royal Canadian Mint in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

In recent times, the Canadian Dollar has begun to appreciate in value against other currencies, partly due to the rising price of oil which is a major export commodity for Canada. It’s stabilisation along with a strong Canadian economy has earned the Canadian Dollar the status of a benchmark currency which means it is kept in reserves by governments around the world along with US Dollars, Euros, and British Pounds.

As a tourist destination Canada is very safe but you should still take some simple precautions. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) issue travel advice specifically for British tourists visiting Canada under their "Know Before You Go" campaign and we recommend you check the latest advice here before you travel.

The average British traveller takes about £1200 ($2,016.84 CAD, as of Wednesday 17th of October 2018) worth of Canadian Dollars with them when visting Canada (based upon data from 1st of July to 30th of September 2017).

You can enter Canada as a British Citizen for short periods of time without a Visa. However, if you are looking to stay for a longer period or you hold a different type of British nationality you will need to check the entry requirements with the Canadian High Commission before travelling to Canada.

If you are travelling with children and only one parent is present you are advised to carry with you a letter of consent from the non present parent. In exceptional circumstances immigration officers have the right to question the children to ensure that they have not been abducted.

Prepaid Canadian Dollar Cards

Prepaid currency cards are designed specifically to be used overseas. They work the same way as a standard UK bank card, except their fees are lower when used in Canada and the exchange rates are much better than those offered by most high street banks.

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Travel Insurance for Canada

We compare travel insurance quotes to Canada and other worldwide destinations, but you don't need to tell us your life story to get covered. In fact, we don't even ask for your name or email address, so you can be sure we won't bombard you with endless junk mail after requesting a quote.

Get a no-fuss travel insurance quote in under 60 seconds

Click & Collect Canadian Dollars

If you need Canadian Dollars in a hurry or don't want to wait in for home delivery, our Click & Collect service can search for Canadian Dollar suppliers near you. Reserve and buy online and collect in-store at a time that's convenient for you.

Find the best Canadian Dollar rates in your nearest high street

International Canadian Dollar Transfers

If you need to send Canadian Dollars overseas or receive funds from a bank account in Canada, you may be better off using the services of a specialist foreign exchange broker.

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