Compare Saudi riyal travel money rates

Get the best Saudi riyal exchange rate by comparing travel money deals from the UK's top foreign exchange providers

Saudi riyals
We found 17 travel money suppliers offering £550 worth of Saudi riyals for delivery and accepting payment by debit card
You receive SR 2,442.38 Exchange rate 4.495 Insured delivery £5.00 Buy Now
Travel FX
You receive SR 2,435.04 Exchange rate 4.481 Insured delivery £4.99 Buy Now
The Currency Club
You receive SR 2,434.57 Exchange rate 4.4671 Insured delivery £5.00 Buy Now
Currency Online Group
You receive SR 2,433.74 Exchange rate 4.4655 Insured delivery £4.99 Buy Now
Travel Money Club
You receive SR 2,416.90 Exchange rate 4.4806 Insured delivery £8.99 Buy Now
Rapid Travel Money
You receive SR 2,395.25 Exchange rate 4.355 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
You receive SR 2,395.25 Exchange rate 4.355 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
NM Money
You receive SR 2,392.78 Exchange rate 4.3505 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Tesco Bank
You receive SR 2,387.77 Exchange rate 4.3414 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Sainsbury's Bank
You receive SR 2,384.42 Exchange rate 4.359 Insured delivery £2.99 Buy Now

Best Saudi riyal exchange rate

If you're travelling to Saudi Arabia, 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 Saudi riyal exchange rate by comparing a wide range of UK travel money suppliers who have Saudi riyals 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.

Saudi riyal rate trend

Over the past 30 days, the Saudi riyal rate is up 0.01% from 4.495 on 31 Aug to 4.4954 today. This means one pound will buy more Saudi riyals today than it would have a month ago. Right now, £550 is worth approximately SR 2,472.47 which is SR 0.22 more than you'd have got on 31 Aug.

These are the average Saudi riyal 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 Saudi riyal currency chart.

Saudi riyal banknotes and coins

One Saudi riyal (SR) can be subdivded into 100 halalas.

There are six denominations of Saudi riyal banknotes in frequent circulation: SR 1, SR 5, SR 10, SR 50, SR 100 and SR 500; and seven coins: 1 halalah, 5 halalas, 10 halalas, 25 halalas, 50 halalas, SR 1 and SR 2.

The first Saudi riyal banknotes were actually Hajj Pilgrim Receipts that were issued to pilgrims in exchange for 10 riyals in 1953.

Saudi riyal banknote denominations
DenominationSterling equivalent
SR 1£0.22
SR 5£1.11
SR 10£2.22
SR 50£11.12
SR 100£22.25
SR 500£111.23
Saudi riyal coin denominations
DenominationSterling equivalent
1 halalah£0.002
5 halalas£0.01
10 halalas£0.02
25 halalas£0.06
50 halalas£0.11
SR 1£0.22
SR 2£0.44