British pound to US dollar Exchange Rate History

These historical GBP to USD exchange rates are calculated from the highest closing exchange rate offered each day by our panel of US dollar travel money suppliers, and represent the actual exchange rates that US dollars could be bought for in the UK.

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British pound to US dollar exchange rates over the past 30 days

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We found 37 suppliers in the UK offering US dollars for sale right now. For more details and to order online, see our British pound to US dollar comparisons.

1 GBP = 1.2992 USD

Last updated 3 minutes ago.

Secure delivery via Royal Mail Special Delivery by 1pm in two business days as standard, or choose optional next business day, nominated day and Saturday delivery. Go Premium for unlimited fast and free deliveries, premium exchange rates, exclusive airport parking and hotel discounts, and a very clever app to help you save and plan.

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1 GBP = 1.2928 USD

Last updated 56 minutes ago.

Forexchange, the UK Currency Exchange specialist, owned by Maccorp, the international foreign exchange multinational, is now available also for online customers. Have your currency delivered to your doorstep, or come and pick it up in one of our branches in the City of London or at Cardiff Airport

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1 GBP = 1.2468 USD

Last updated 5 hours ago.

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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1 GBP = 1.2417 USD

Last updated 40 minutes ago.

Since 2019, Manor FX buy and sell over 150 currencies from Albania to Zambia. Closed currencies? Off the beaten track? We've got you covered. We buy and sell travel money for currencies not offered by others, at great rates with no commission. Delivered fast with Royal Mail Special Delivery.

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