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SR3,678.98
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1 GBP = 4.9053 SAR

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.

SR3,581.93
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.7759 SAR

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.

SR3,581.78
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.7757 SAR

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.

SR3,578.63
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.7715 SAR

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.

SR3,574.44
Inc. £2.99 Delivery
1 GBP = 4.7850 SAR

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.

SR3,551.33
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.7351 SAR

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.

SR3,530.25
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.7070 SAR

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.

SR3,521.25
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.6950 SAR

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.

SR3,510.30
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.6804 SAR

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.

SR3,497.40
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.6632 SAR

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.

SR3,476.10
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.6348 SAR

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.

SR3,475.58
Collection Only
1 GBP = 4.6341 SAR

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.

SR3,472.50
Collection Only
1 GBP = 4.6300 SAR

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.

SR3,469.80
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.6264 SAR

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.

SR3,455.25
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.6070 SAR

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.

SR3,450.53
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.6007 SAR

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.

SR3,437.93
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.5839 SAR

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.

SR3,417.30
Collection Only
1 GBP = 4.5564 SAR

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.

SR3,412.88
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.5505 SAR

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.

SR3,406.35
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.5418 SAR

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.

SR3,401.40
Free Delivery
1 GBP = 4.5352 SAR

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.

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We'll help you to get the best Saudi Riyal exchange rate

We compare the Saudi Riyal 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 Saudi Riyal 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 Saudi Riyals page to find a local supplier near you.

Saudi Riyal rate over the past 90 days

Over the past 90 days, the Saudi Riyal has increased by 2.15% from 4.8019 on the 20th August to 4.9053 today. This means £750 will buy you SR77.55 more today than it would have three months ago. During this period the Saudi Riyal hit a high of 4.9431 on the 26th September and a low of 4.7171 on the 30th October. You can see more historical exchange rate data over longer time frames on our Saudi Riyal exchange rate history page.

The Saudi Riyal is pegged to the US Dollar at a rate of $1 USD = 3.75 SAR. Our statistics show that the average UK traveller takes around £800 Riyals with them to Saudi Arabia, which makes it one of the larger-than-average orders we see. There is not a huge variance in the exchange rates offered, which is not uncommon with pegged currencies but the online providers definitely come out on top in the comparison tables.

If you plan to exchange money in Saudi Arabia, avoid using the money changing services in hotels as these offer very poor rates. The best rates are found at banks and any of the bureau de change dotted around the towns and markets. You should take reasonable precautions if you are using a street vendor as they can be a hotspot for crime and fraud.

You can frequently use credit and debit cards in restaurants, shops and hotels but not with tour and excursion operators so you will need a stock of cash to see the best of Saudi Arabia. Consider a prepaid currency card as well as cash if you want to have the flexibility and security of both.

Saudi Arabia is a very conservative society and we strongly recommend that you make yourself familiar with the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office's travel advice for Saudi Arabia before you travel.

Before you travel to Saudi Arabia you can get advice from the UK Government website

All visitors including pilgrims require a visa to enter Saudi Arabia. You must apply for a visa through visa agencies accredited to the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia.

During the Hajj, all Muslim visitors travelling to Jeddah and Medina will need to have a valid Hajj visa. Non-Muslim visitors travelling to these destinations may be asked to explain the purpose of your trip or asked to show evidence of appointments before being allowed to board a flight to Jeddah. Any Muslim visitor arriving in Jeddah or Medina without a valid Hajj visa will be refused entry. This requirement does not apply to other airports or British residents in Saudi Arabia.

Pilgrims must leave Saudi Arabia from the same airport they arrived. If you take an internal flight from Jeddah to Medina, you may be required to show either a return flight to Jeddah or evidence that you intend to travel by land.

Prepaid Saudi Riyal 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 Saudi Arabia and the exchange rates are much better than those offered by most high street banks.

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Travel Insurance for Saudi Arabia

We compare travel insurance quotes to Saudi Arabia 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.

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Click & Collect Saudi Riyals

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

Find the best Saudi Riyal rates in your nearest high street

International Saudi Riyal Transfers

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

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