The Czech Koruna rates below were last updated 3 minutes ago
If you're travelling to the Czech Republic soon you'll want to get the best deal on your Czech Koruna. Our free comparison service compares the best Czech Koruna rates from the biggest currency suppliers in the UK so you can see at a glance who is offering the top deals. We are currently comparing 22 suppliers selling Czech Koruna in the UK with exchange rates ranging from 27.2400 to 29.5636.
But wait, it gets better! Many of the top suppliers listed above offer us exclusive exchange rates that are better than any other website which means if you order through us you could save even more money. We are so confident that you won't find better Czech Koruna exchange rates on any other UK website that we challenge you to let us know if you find a better deal!
The Czech Republic was one of the countries poised to join the Eurozone, but they have put their plans on hold following the sovereign debt crisis. The common advice when changing money in the Czech Republic is to watch out for what you are being offered. It is common to offer one exchange rate and 0% commission to entice people in but then add large ‘handling fees’. If you are using local foreign exchange offices check before completing the transaction that you are happy with the exchange rate offered and the commission charges.
The average order value we see is for over £600 (Kč17,738.16, as of Thursday 27th of October 2016) based upon data from 1st of July to 30th of September 2016, worth of Czech Koruna with them when visting the Czech Republic. This is down by £400 compared to £1,000 (33,000 CZK compared to 2013). You should probably budget about £70-£80 per day. Rates and commission charges can vary substantially between offices. According to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) you should avoid cash vendors on the street as this money is often counterfeit.
In many places in the Czech Republic it is common to tip by rounding bills up to the next 10 CZK which is useful as it reduces the amount of coins that you bring home. If you do return with any left-over cash, check out our currency buy back section to find a buyer.
British passport holders can visit the Czech Republic for up to three months without a visa. If you plan to stay for longer than this or would like to apply for a work permit, visit the Czech Republic Embassy for more information.
Over the past week the Czech Koruna has dropped by 0.31% from last Friday's rate of 29.656 to today's rate of 29.5636 which means £750 will buy you Kč69.30 less now than it would have a week ago. During this period the best rate we recorded was 29.74 on Sunday and the worst rate is 29.5636 recorded today.
The 90 day outlook has seen the Czech Koruna rate drop by 5.61% from 31.32 on 31st July 2016 to 29.5636 today. Based on these figures, £750 would have bought you Kč1,317.30 more three months ago that it would have today. We recorded a high rate of 31.5015 on 6th September 2016 and a low rate of 29.1803 on 11th October 2016.
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