Compare South African rand travel money rates

Get the best South African rand exchange rate by comparing travel money deals from the UK's top foreign exchange providers

South African rand
We found 18 travel money suppliers offering £750 worth of South African rand for delivery and accepting payment by debit card
You receive R17,480.25 Exchange rate 23.307 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
ACE-FX Delivery
You receive R17,319.12 Exchange rate 23.3149 Insured delivery £4.99 Buy Now
The Currency Club
You receive R17,267.80 Exchange rate 23.0907 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
You receive R17,266.39 Exchange rate 23.0909 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Travel FX
You receive R17,224.16 Exchange rate 23.3126 Insured delivery £8.99 Buy Now
Rapid Travel Money
You receive R17,171.48 Exchange rate 22.8953 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
Currency Online Group
You receive R17,112.38 Exchange rate 22.8165 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
You receive R17,112.38 Exchange rate 22.8165 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
NM Money
You receive R17,038.44 Exchange rate 23.1108 Insured delivery £12.75 Buy Now
Travel Money Club
You receive R17,003.40 Exchange rate 22.6712 Insured delivery Free Buy Now
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Best South African rand exchange rate

If you're travelling to South Africa, 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 South African rand exchange rate by comparing a wide range of UK travel money suppliers who have South African rand 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.

South African rand rate trend

Over the past 30 days, the South African rand rate is up 0.24% from 23.307 on 10 May to 23.3629 today. This means one pound will buy more South African rand today than it would have a month ago. Right now, £750 is worth approximately R17,522.18 which is R41.92 more than you'd have got on 10 May.

These are the average South African rand 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 South African rand currency chart.

South African rand banknotes and coins

One South African rand (R) can be subdivded into 100 cents (c).

There are five denominations of South African rand banknotes in circulation: R10, R20, R50, R100 and R200; and six coin denominations: 10c, 20c, 50c, R1, R2 and R5.

South African rand banknote denominations
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South African rand coin denominations
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