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How do I order foreign currency for my trip?

Prepare for your trip by ordering foreign currency online:

  1. Sign in to your online bank.
  2. Click on Products and services in the left menu, then click Travel.
  3. Under Order currency, click Start.
  4. Follow the instructions.


You can order a maximum of 2,000 CAD in foreign currency a day, and a maximum of 5,000 CAD a week.


You’ll receive your order within 5 to 10 business days. Get your order sent directly to your home, or to a National Bank branch.

Currency offered

  • US dollar (USD)
  • Euro (EUR)
  • Pound sterling (GBP)
  • Mexican peso (MXN)
  • Japanese yen (JPY)
  • Chinese yuan (CNY)
  • Australian dollar (AUD)

Read our tips and use our tools to make sure your next trip goes off without a hitch.

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