Sell Barbados dollars for British pounds

Compare today's best Barbados dollar buy back rates and sell your Barbados dollars online at the best price

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Do you want to sell by post or in person?

Currency SupplierYou'll ReceiveBuy Back RateCustomer RatingOrder Online
£137.57Inc. £6.70 Postage 1 BBD = 0.3607 GBP2.7725 11 Reviews Sell Now

fourex

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Order your travel money online with fourex. We offer competitive rates on over 50 currencies; you can order your travel money online for delivery straight to your home with free next day delivery on all orders over £750. Customers can also exchange 150 currencies, coins and notes at our self-service kiosks.

fourex

3rd Floor Regus News Building
3 London Bridge Street
SE1 9SG

  • FCA Registered: No
  • FCA Authorised: No

Last updated 16 minutes ago.

Notes and coins

£134.99Inc. £6.70 Postage 1 BBD = 0.3542 GBP2.8230 1250 Reviews Sell Now

ACE-FX

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ACE-FX 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.

ACE-FX

5 London Bridge Walk
London
SE1 2SX

  • FCA Registered: No
  • FCA Authorised: No

Last updated 4 minutes ago.

Exchange by post

Send your currency by post to ACE-FX's using Royal Mail special delivery and get paid by Bank Transfer within 1-2 working days of your currency being received (Subject to compliance checks). The actual buy back rate you receive will be the prevailing rate on the day that your currency is received. These rates do not vary greatly from day to day but it could mean that you receive slightly more or less than the amount quoted today.

Exchange in person

You can also exchange your currency instantly via cash or bank transfer when booking your order through our SELL currency collection order form. Then just take it to one of ACE-FX's branches in London Bridge or Canary Wharf. Please look at our website for opening times.

Notes and coins

ACE-FX will buy back all denomination notes apart from 500 Euro and 1000 Swiss Franc notes. ACE-FX do not accept coins. Compliance checks will be done for every transaction so Photo ID will be required. Please enter your registered address when filling in your details.

£129.41Free Postage 1 BBD = 0.3235 GBP3.0910 109 Reviews Sell Now

eurochange

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FREE POSTAGE! Get a prepaid, tamper-proof and insured envelope to securely post your currency in when you sell to eurochange. No more hanging around in the Post Office. You can also visit your local branch to get paid instantly.

eurochange

PO Box 435
Stevenage
SG1 9GA

  • FCA Registered: Yes
  • FCA Authorised: No

Last updated 32 minutes ago.

Exchange by post

Post your currency for FREE using the prepaid envelope provided by eurochange. Just put your currency in the tamper-proof envelope, seal it up and hand it in to your local Post Office.

Exchange in person

If you'd prefer to exchange in person, you can sell your currency over the counter at any eurochange store but please place your online first.

Notes and coins

eurochange will accept most denomination notes but do not buy back coins.

£125.70Inc. £6.70 Postage 1 BBD = 0.3310 GBP3.0211 33 Reviews Sell Now

Manor FX

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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.

Manor FX

Unit 1 Portland Business Centre
Manor House Lane
SL3 9EG

  • FCA Registered: No
  • FCA Authorised: No

Last updated 16 minutes ago.

Exchange by post

Post your currency to Manor FXand get paid by Bank Tranfer within 5 working days of your currency being received. The actual buy back rate you receive will be the prevailing rate on the day that your currency is received. These rates do not vary greatly from day to day but it could mean that you receive slightly more or less than the amount quoted today.

Exchange in person

You can also exchange your currency for cash in person by taking it to their offices in Datchet.

Notes and coins

Manor FX will buy back all denomination notes apart from 500 Euro notes, and 1000 Swiss Franc notes. They do not accept any coins.

Barbados dollar buy back rate over the past 90 days

+3.41%

If you're selling Barbados dollars, you want to exchange rate to be as low as possible because the amount of money you'll receive is calculated by dividing the amount of Barbados dollars you have by the buy back rate.

The Barbados dollar buy back rate is currently 3.41% higher than it was 90 days ago, having increased from 2.681 on the 3rd May to 2.7725 today. This means $400 are worth £4.92 less today than they did back in May. During this period, the lowest rate we recorded was 2.4038 on the 28th May and the highest rate was 2.724 on the 14th May.

For more historical Barbados dollar buy back rates dating back over years, see our Barbados dollar to British pound exchange rate history page.

We don't just compare Barbados dollar buy back rates

Whether you're looking to sell currency, buy travel money or send funds overseas; we've got all of your currency needs covered. You're currently looking at our Barbados dollar buy back page, but we have range of other products and services that you might also be interested in:

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Click & Collect Barbados dollars

Our unique Click & Collect service can help you to find your nearest currency supplier so you can order online and pick your currency up in-store or at the airport.

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What is the best Barbados dollar to pound buy back rate?

Right now, the best Barbados dollar to pound buy back rate is 2.7725 based on our comparison of 4 UK currency suppliers which is equal to £0.36 per Barbados dollar. The worst buy back rate is 3.0211 (£0.33 per Barbados dollar).

The difference between the best (lowest) and worst (highest) Barbados dollar rate is 8.23%. If you were selling $400, you'd get £11.87 more by going with the best offer.

When is the best time to sell Barbados dollars?

The best time to sell Barbados dollars is when the Barbados dollar buy back rate is low. This is because the amount of pounds you receive for your Barbados dollars is calculated by dividing the amount of Barbados dollars you have by the buy back rate.

In this example, you'll see the lower buy back rate yields more pounds for $400 compared to the higher rate:

$400 / 2.7725 = £144.27
$400 / 3.0211 = £132.40

Think of it like this: it's a good time to sell Barbados dollars when it's a bad time to buy them! This is because when you buy Barbados dollars you want the exchange rate to be as high as possible (since the amount of Barbados dollars you receive is calculated by multiplying your pounds by the exchange rate) but when you sell Barbados dollars you want the opposite to be true.

Use our historical Barbados dollar buy back rate chart above to determine if now is a relatively good time to sell. Ultimately though, don't worry about trying to pick the perfect time to sell because it doesn't make a huge difference to the amount you'll receive unless you're selling tens or hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of Barbados dollars (in which case you'll probably want to use a money transfer service).

How much can I sell Barbados dollars for?

The rate at which a currency supplier will exchange your Barbados dollars back into pounds is called the Barbados dollar buy back rate, and as you would expect this rate varies from supplier to supplier and changes frequently throughout the day. You can calculate the amount of pounds you'll receive for your Barbados dollars by dividing the amount of Barbados dollars you have by the supplier's buy back rate.

For example, to calculate the value of $1 you simply divide it by the buy back rate:

$1 / 2.7725 = £0.36

In other words, you'd get £0.36 for each Barbados dollar you sell.

We have performed all of these calculations for you in the comparison table above so you can see exactly how much each supplier is offering based on their current Barbados dollar buy back rate.

Where can I exchange Barbados dollars to pounds?

We found 4 suppliers in the UK who are currently exchanging Barbados dollars to pounds including: Manor FX, ACE-FX and fourex.

Most high street currency suppliers who sell Barbados dollars will also buy them back off you, but the process isn't always straightforward. Some suppliers will only buy back currency that they originally sold you in the first place (and you'll need to provide a receipt as proof), or you might be limited to the amount of Barbados dollars you can exchange back to pounds in a single order.

Our currency partners listed above are different because they will buy any Barbados dollars sent to them by post (or taken in person if you live nearby) without limits and with no proof of purchase necessary apart from the usual ID and source of funds checks. If you place your buyback order online, you'll also get a much better buy back rate than if you walked in off the street unannounced.

Visit a supplier's website for more information on their specific process for buying back Barbados dollars, a list of their store locations and postage instructions.

Can I deposit Barbados dollars into a UK bank account?

You cannot deposit Barbados dollars directly into your UK bank account but you can swap your Barbados dollars for pounds and deposit them that way. The most cost-effective way of doing this depends on the Barbados dollars you want to deposit:

  • If the Barbados dollars are in notes / physical cash, you can exchange them for pounds using a buy back service such as the ones listed above. These suppliers will convert your Barbados dollars into pounds and deposit them directly into your bank account via bank transfer.
  • If the Barbados dollars are in an overseas bank account, you can use a money transfer service to convert the Barbados dollars electronically and transfer them straight into your bank account. You can use a money transfer service to help facilitate transfers from Barbados dollar bank accounts even if the sending account belongs to another person or company.

Some banks will allow you to exchange Barbados dollars to pounds over the counter and deposit them directly into your account, but bear in mind the buy back rate you receive will often be horrendous so only use this option if you are desperate or have a very small amount to exchange.

Can I exchange Barbados dollar coins for cash?

Most currency suppliers will not buy back Barbados dollar coins because they are expensive to post and difficult to exchange. We've indicated which Barbados dollar notes and coins each supplier accepts in their extended descriptions which you can see by clicking 'More Details' in the results table above.

If you're stuck with some Barbados dollar coins that you can't exchange back, here are a few suggestions on what you can do with them:

  • Keep them for your next trip to Barbados. They may come in handy for smaller purchases, tips, taxi fares etc.
  • Donate them to charity. Most charities will be glad of any coins you can donate regardless of value - just pop them in a collection tin like you would with any other coins.
  • Sell them as scrap metal. If you have a large number of low-denomination coins that you definitely won't use again, you may be able to sell them for a fixed price per kilo at your local scrap dealer.
Is it safe to send Barbados dollars in the post?

When posting your Barbados dollars, we recommend you use Royal Mail's Special Delivery service which is fully insured and guaranteed to arrive on the next working day. Packages sent by Special Delivery go through a more secure process than regular mail and can be tracked from the moment they enter the system right up to the point of delivery where they must be signed for by the supplier. It is very rare for Royal Mail to lose a Special Delivery package, but in the unlikely event this does happen Royal Mail will refund you the entire insured amount plus postage costs. You can also reclaim your postage costs if Royal Mail do not deliver your currency on time.

When you purchase Special Delivery you'll be given an option to insure your package for up to £2,500 and you'll be given a receipt which contains a tracking number and proof of postage. If you are sending more than £2,500 worth of Barbados dollars, you can split them up into multiple packages and insure each package for an appropriate amount.

The cost of Special Delivery varies depending on the amount you've insured the package for, but we estimate this cost for you in our comparison results above. You should ensure that your Barbados dollars are securely packaged before you post them; we recommend you use a plastic tamper-proof envelope that you can obtain from the Post Office when you purchase Special Delivery. If you are in any doubt, just ask the Post Office clerk to check your package before you send it and they will advise you on whether it is suitably packaged and insured.

How and when will I be paid?

For orders sent by post you'll be paid by Bank Transfer within 3 working days from the day you currency is received. For orders exchanged in person you'll be paid immediately in cash.

What happens if the buy back rate changes before my Barbados dollars have been received?

The Barbados dollar buy back rate you receive will be the prevailing rate on the day your currency is received. This rate does not usually change significantly from day to day but it does mean you may receive slightly more or slightly less than the amount quoted today.

If you're unhappy with the final amount received, you can arrange to have your currency returned minus postage costs.

Can I sell Barbados dollars that are old, withdrawn or out-of-circulation?

Every so often, a country will update it's currency and issue a new set of notes or coins whilst simultaneously withdrawing the old ones. The withdrawn currency is usually accepted for a while after the issue of the new currency to allow a for graceful transition to take place, but eventually the old currency will cease to become legal tender. Once this happens, the old currency cannot usually be exchanged.

If you're unsure whether the Barbados dollars you have can still be exchanged, we recommend you contact the supplier beforehand and they will gladly help you to determine whether your notes can be accepted.