Short trip overseas

Taking a holiday or travelling for business? Going overseas is easier when you can order currencies online, and pick up your money at a local ASB branch.

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Great reasons to choose us

  • Take your money the way you want – choose foreign cash, a debit card, credit cards, a Multi-currency Cash Passport card or any combination
  • Get competitive exchange rates and fees
  • Use FastNet Classic internet banking to arrange easy pick up of foreign cash and cheques from any ASB branch, usually available within 5 working days
  • You can get your foreign currency at any of our branches nationwide


Have an ASB Foreign Currency Account?

If you have an ASB Foreign Currency Account you can log in to FastNet Classic internet banking and select 'Transfers' to obtain a quote applicable to the amount of your foreign exchange transaction.

If you need help, please call the Global Markets team on 0800 806 280 or +64 9 302 3055.

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Popular foreign exchange rates

ASB Buys Notes
ASB Buys Cheques
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Japanese Yen


U.S. Dollar

Exchange rates shown current as at .

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Options to consider

Get started today

01. Check

Check current exchange rates. Use our calculator to find out what your money is worth in another currency.

02. Select

Decide how you'd like your money - notesforeign cheques or an international money transfer.

03. Open

Consider opening an ASB Foreign Currency Account to manage your currencies online.

04. Exchange

Use FastNet Classic internet banking or visit any ASB branch to exchange your money. 

Arrange your foreign exchange now

Arrange your foreign exchange online

You can order notes, foreign cheques or send an international money transfer using FastNet Classic internet banking.

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Call us

We’re here to help.

0800 803 804

Call us from overseas

You can call us during New Zealand business hours (international toll charges apply).

+64 9 306 3000

Visit a branch

Exchange a range of currencies at any ASB branch across New Zealand.

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Guides to get you there

ASB’s terms apply. Fees may change. Refer to asb.co.nz for other fees and charges. 

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