Kenyan shilling to British pound historical chart

Kenyan shilling (KES) to British pound (GBP) exchange rate chart and trend analysis based on real data sourced directly from UK currency suppliers

KES to GBP chart


Our British pound to Kenyan shilling chart plots the actual Kenyan shilling buyback rates offered by our panel of UK currency providers at the end of each day, so you can see the historical performance of the Kenyan shilling against the pound and monitor fluctuations in the exchange rate over time.


This page shows the Kenyan shilling to pound exchange rate, not the Kenyan shilling buyback rate advertised in our Kenyan shilling buyback comparisons. Both rates are the same, but the buyback rate is displayed in a different format due to the way UK currency suppliers advertise their buyback rates. Learn more

GBP to KES historical rates

This annual exchange rate summary provides a detailed breakdown of the performance of the Kenyan shilling against the British pound over the past several years so you can put today's Kenyan shilling buyback rates into context:

Annual exchange rate data for British pounds to Kenyan shillings
2024 0.0048 --- 0.0057 0.0046 ---
2023 0.0063 0.0048 0.0063 0.0048 31.35%
2022 0.0062 0.0063 0.0076 0.0061 -0.69%
2021 0.0064 0.0062 0.0064 0.0061 1.94%
2020 0.0071 0.0063 0.0078 0.0063 11.76%
2019 0.0073 0.0071 0.0077 0.007 3.56%
2018 0.007 0.0073 0.0075 0.0066 -4.73%
2017 0.0075 0.007 0.0076 0.0067 6.91%
2016 0.0062 0.0075 0.0077 0.0061 -17.61%

Best place to sell Kenyan shillings in the UK

If you want to exchange Kenyan shillings into British pounds, we can help you to find a reputable foreign exchange provider. We compare the Kenyan shilling rates from tried-and-tested companies who will buy currency by post or over the counter.

For a complete comparison of providers and their latest buyback rates, see our Kenyan shilling currency buyback comparisons.