Compare Costa Rican colon travel money rates

Get the best Costa Rican colon exchange rate by comparing travel money deals from the UK's top foreign exchange providers

Costa Rican colones
We found 15 travel money suppliers offering £750 worth of Costa Rican colones for delivery and accepting payment by debit card
You receive ₡440,463.00 Exchange rate 587.284 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Travel Money Club
You receive ₡434,940.75 Exchange rate 579.921 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Manor FX
You receive ₡430,380.75 Exchange rate 573.841 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Currency Online Group
You receive ₡430,150.44 Exchange rate 575.202 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
The Currency Club
You receive ₡430,110.80 Exchange rate 575.149 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Sterling
You receive ₡426,532.50 Exchange rate 568.71 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
NM Money
You receive ₡426,261.00 Exchange rate 568.348 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Travelex
You receive ₡426,003.75 Exchange rate 568.005 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
John Lewis
You receive ₡426,003.75 Exchange rate 568.005 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Waitrose
You receive ₡424,940.21 Exchange rate 575.149 Insured delivery £8.99 Buy Now
Rapid Travel Money

Best Costa Rican colon exchange rate

If you're travelling to Costa Rica, it's important to shop around and compare currency suppliers to maximise your chances of getting a good deal. We can help you to find the best Costa Rican colon exchange rate by comparing a wide range of UK travel money suppliers who have Costa Rican colones in stock and ready to order online now. Our comparisons automatically factor in all costs and commission, so all you need to do is tell us how much you want to spend and we'll show you the top suppliers who fit the bill.

Compare before you buy

Some of the best travel money deals are only available when you buy online. By using a comparison site, you're more likely to see the full range of deals on offer and get the best rate.

Order online

Always place your order online, even if you plan to collect your currency in person. Most supermarkets and high street currency suppliers offer better exchange rates if you order online beforehand.

Combine orders

If you're travelling with others, consider placing one large currency order instead of buying individually. Many currency suppliers offer enhanced rates that improve as you order more.

Costa Rican colon rate trend

Over the past 30 days, the Costa Rican colon rate is up 0.42% from 587.284 on 17 Mar to 589.751 today. This means one pound will buy more Costa Rican colones today than it would have a month ago. Right now, £750 is worth approximately ₡442,313.25 which is ₡1 more than you'd have got on 17 Mar.

These are the average Costa Rican colon rates taken from our panel of UK travel money providers at the end of each day. You can explore this further on our British pound to Costa Rican colon currency chart.

Costa Rican colon banknotes and coins

One Costa Rican colon (₡) can be subdivded into 100 centimos.

There are six denominations of Costa Rican banknotes in circulation: ₡1000, ₡2000, ₡5000, ₡10000, ₡20000 and ₡50000; and five coin denominations: ₡10, ₡25, ₡50, ₡100 and ₡500.

Costa Rican coins have proportional diameters and weights based on their denomination. When stacked on top of each other in order of value they make a geometric cone shape.

Costa Rican colon banknote denominations
DenominationSterling equivalent
₡1000£1.70
₡2000£3.41
₡5000£8.51
₡10000£17.03
₡20000£34.06
₡50000£85.14
Costa Rican colon coin denominations
DenominationSterling equivalent
₡10£0.02
₡25£0.04
₡50£0.09
₡100£0.17
₡500£0.85