Sell Sri Lankan rupees for British pounds

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Currency SupplierYou'll ReceiveBuy Back RateCustomer RatingSell Online
£100.14Inc. £6.70 Postage 1 LKR = 0.0036 GBP280.803 13 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
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Last updated 15 minutes ago.

Notes and coins

£99.57Inc. £6.70 Postage 1 LKR = 0.0035 GBP282.303 3651 Reviews Sell Now

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.

The Currency Club

PO Box 66831
London
W2 7TB

  • FCA Registered: Yes
  • FCA Authorised: No

Last updated 15 minutes ago.

Exchange by post

Post your currency to The Currency Club and get paid by Bank Tranfer within 3 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. You must register with The Currency Club by visiting their website before you can use their buy back service.

Notes and coins

The Currency Club will buy back all denomination notes but a 3% fee will apply to 500 Euro notes. They do not buy back coins.

£99.57Inc. £6.70 Postage 1 LKR = 0.0035 GBP282.303 1972 Reviews Sell Now

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.

Sterling

105 Edgware Road
London
W2 2HX

  • FCA Registered: Yes
  • FCA Authorised: No

Last updated 15 minutes ago.

Exchange by post

Post your currency to Sterling and get paid by Bank Transfer within 3 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. You must register with Sterling by visiting their website before you can use their buy back service.

Notes and coins

Sterling will buy back all denomination notes but a 3% fee will apply to 500 Euro notes. They do not accept coins.

£91.75Inc. £6.70 Postage 1 LKR = 0.0033 GBP304.721 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
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Last updated 15 minutes ago.

Exchange by post

Post your currency to Manor FX and 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.

Sri Lankan rupee buyback rate history

Is now a good time to sell Sri Lankan rupees? This chart shows the best Sri Lankan rupee buyback rates recorded each day from 7 October to yesterday so you can see the trend over the past 60 days.

More detailed buyback data is available on our Sri Lankan rupee to pound exchange rate history page.

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Your Sri Lankan rupee buyback questions answered

What is the best Sri Lankan rupee buy back rate?

Right now the best Sri Lankan rupee to pound buy back rate is 280.803 based on our live comparison of 4 UK currency suppliers. At this rate, 1 Sri Lankan rupee is worth £0.00. Today's worst Sri Lankan rupee buy back rate is 304.721 (£0.00 per Sri Lankan rupee).

There is 7.85% difference between today's best and worst rates which means if you sold ₹30000 right now you'd get £8.39 more by going with the best offer.

When is the best time to sell Sri Lankan rupees?

The best time to sell Sri Lankan rupees is when the Sri Lankan rupee is performing strongly relative to the pound. That's the technically-correct answer, but it's not very helpful. What people really want to know is: how can I time the market just right to maximise the value of my Sri Lankan rupees when I sell them?

You can get a good idea of how competitive today's Sri Lankan rupee buy back rate is relative to the past using our historical Sri Lankan rupee to pound charts, but beyond that it's impossible to say exactly when you should sell. If historical data shows that the buy back rate is poor right now, you can choose to hold on to your Sri Lankan rupees for a future holiday or to sell at a later date. Otherwise, don't worry about trying to time the market; just sell whenever is most convenient for you and enjoy the money!

Where is the best place to exchange Sri Lankan rupees to pounds?

We found 4 currency suppliers in the UK who are exchanging Sri Lankan rupees to pounds right now. The best Sri Lankan rupee buy back rate is 280.803 which is being offered by fourex. At this rate, ₹30000 would be worth £106.84 if you sold right now.

Can I deposit Sri Lankan rupees into a UK bank account?

You cannot deposit Sri Lankan rupees directly into a UK bank account, but if you sell your Sri Lankan rupees online with any of our buyers they will automatically convert your currency into British pounds and deposit them into your UK bank account so you can withdraw or spend them as usual.

If you want to receive or transfer Sri Lankan rupees from one bank account to another, check out our money transfer comparisons for live transfer rates.

Can I exchange Sri Lankan rupee coins for cash?

Most bureau de change will not buy back Sri Lankan rupee coins because they are heavy to transport and difficult to exchange at the bank. If you're stuck with a bunch of change that you can't get rid of, consider keeping hold of it for a future holiday or donate it to a charity of your choice who will be glad to receive any coins regardless of value.

Is it safe to send Sri Lankan rupees in the post?

When posting your Sri Lankan rupees, 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 presented a receipt which contains a tracking number and proof of postage. If you are sending more than £2,500 worth of Sri Lankan rupees, 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 Sri Lankan rupees 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 my Sri Lankan rupees?

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 Sri Lankan rupees have been received?

The Sri Lankan rupee 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 Sri Lankan rupees 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 Sri Lankan rupees you have can still be exchanged, we recommend you contact the buyer beforehand and they will gladly help you to determine whether your notes can be accepted.

Most currency suppliers won't buy back Sri Lankan rupee coins. If you're stuck with a bunch of change that you can't get rid of, keep hold of it for a future holiday or consider donating it to charity.