Looking to organise your holiday money? Our Foreign Exchange providers offer a variety of services to suit you.
American Express and Moneycorp are the two leading providers of foreign currency. With every foreign exchange transaction you can choose from more than 60 currencies. Plus all Flying Club members can earn miles and you won't pay any commission.
Not a Flying Club member? It’s easy to join, it’s free and you can start earning Flying Club miles straight away.
At the airport
Choose to pick up your currency at one of the American Express® or Moneycorp® bureaux de change located in major UK airports including London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and Edinburgh.
Get your currency delivered to your home using next day UK delivery*. You'll receive competitive rates, 0% commission and earn Flying Club miles.
Upper Class passengers and Gold members who would like to have their foreign currency delivered to either Gatwick or Heathrow Clubhouses or the Revivals lounge at London Heathrow, will need to advise the Virgin Atlantic host when they arrive at the Clubhouse or lounge. They will be given a business card with full details of how to order and the number to call, which will be useful to use for future transactions. Once ordered, their currency will be delivered to their table and payment will be taken.+
Just mention you are Flying with Virgin Atlantic to any American Express or Moneycorp bureau de change in the UK to receive 0% commission. Flying Club members need to show their Flying Club membership card or quote their number at participating airport bureaux to earn Flying Club miles and receive 0% commission. Even when you're flying with another airline!
Non Flying Club members can also pick up a Flying Club enrolment leaflet at any participating American Express or Moneycorp bureau de change and start earning miles immediately.
American Express UK airport bureaux de change are also available in Terminal 1 and 4 at London Heathrow and at Edinburgh airports.
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Terms and Conditions
* Valid only at Uk mainland addresses. Orders over the value of £500 will receive free next day delivery. Orders up to the value of £500 will incur a £4.75 delivery charge. See website for details.
+ Only available at London Heathrow and Gatwick Virgin Atlantic Clubhouses or the Revivals lounge at London Heathrow. Clubhouse delivery is only available at Heathrow and Gatwick Clubhouses and at the Revivals lounge at Heathrow. Please speak to a host upon arrival. Please allow enough time for your currency to be delivered to you in the lounge before you need to arrive at your boarding gate. American Express and Moneycorp aim to deliver your currency within 15 minutes at London Gatwick and 30 minutes at London Heathow. American Express and Moneycorp will not be liable for late or non delivery of currency.
Service only available to UK mainland addresses and must be ordered before 2pm on a business day to guarantee next-day delivery. Full terms and conditions apply
Virgin Atlantic Flying Club (FC) members can earn one FC mile for every £1 worth of currency exchanged and receive 0% commission, at all American Express® UK airport locations or Moneycorp® Gatwick Airport locations. FC miles and 0% commission can be earned on foreign exchange or currency (non-sterling) travellers cheque transactions only.
Passengers of Virgin Atlantic Airlines can receive 0% commission at all American Express UK airport locations or Moneycorp Gatwick Airport locations upon proof of travel with Virgin Atlantic Airways. 0% commission is on foreign exchange or currency (non-sterling) travellers cheque transactions only.
FC miles can be earned for the purchase or sale of currency. To take advantage of this offer, customers are required to present a valid Virgin Atlantic FC membership card or membership number at the time of transaction. Customers may also be asked to provide proof of identification and reasons for requiring an exchange of currency. Travelling on Virgin Atlantic on the date of transaction is not required to earn miles.
If a FC member wishes to purchase a Buy Back Guarantee at American Express UK airport locations, or to purchase a Premier Buyback at Moneycorp Gatwick Airport locations, they will not be eligible to receive FC miles on that transaction.
The offer is not applicable for currency purchased on the American Express website or the Moneycorp website. 0% commission and FC miles promotion is not valid with any other offer.
Customers travelling on Virgin Atlantic partner airlines are not eligible for 0% commission, unless they are also a member of the Virgin Atlantic FC and present a FC Membership Card or number.
FC miles can take up to 45 days from the date of the transaction to be credited to a FC account. The miles cannot be used for booking until they are credited to the FC member’s account.
Retrospective claims for FC miles will only be available on currency you buy or sell on or after December 1st 2010 and must be made within three months of the transaction.
There will be no rebate on any commission charged for any retrospective claim.
Moneycorp is a trading name of TTT Moneycorp Limited. Registered office: 2 Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London SW1X 9LA. Registered in England: No 738837. Incorporated 1962.
American Express Europe Limited, Amex House, Edward Street, Brighton, BN88 1AH, UK (head office and branch address), FC11790. Registered in Cardiff under branch no BR897. Incorporated with limited liability and registered with the Secretary of State, Delaware, USA.
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Children must be aged 2-11 on the date of their flight.
Infants don't get their own seat on the plane - they'll need the comfort of your lap.
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