GBP to AUD

Convert British Pound Sterling to Australian Dollar

1 GBP = 1.9342 AUD

Rule of thumb

When you are abroad and you just want to get a quick estimate, use this rule of thumb:

Double the amount in British Pound Sterling (GBP) to get it in Australian Dollar (AUD)

How to convert British Pound Sterling to Australian Dollar

Converting currencies can be done through various channels. Currency exchange services at banks or online platforms offer a straightforward solution—simply input the amount and desired currency. Online converters and ATMs also provide convenient options, while credit cards automatically handle conversions during international transactions.

How much does it cost to convert GBP to AUD

The cost of converting GBP to AUD depends on the method chosen. Exchange services may charge fees or offer slightly different rates. Online platforms and ATMs may have transaction fees, and credit cards might include foreign transaction fees. It’s essential to compare options and consider associated costs before deciding on a conversion method.

British Pound Sterling to Australian Dollars conversion rates

1 GBP1.93 AUD
5 GBP9.67 AUD
10 GBP19.34 AUD
20 GBP38.68 AUD
50 GBP96.71 AUD
100 GBP193.42 AUD
250 GBP483.56 AUD
500 GBP967.12 AUD
1000 GBP1,934.25 AUD
2000 GBP3,868.50 AUD
5000 GBP9,671.24 AUD
10000 GBP19,342.48 AUD
1 AUD0.52 GBP
5 AUD2.58 GBP
10 AUD5.17 GBP
20 AUD10.34 GBP
50 AUD25.85 GBP
100 AUD51.70 GBP
250 AUD129.25 GBP
500 AUD258.50 GBP
1000 AUD517.00 GBP
2000 AUD1,033.99 GBP
5000 AUD2,584.98 GBP
10000 AUD5,169.97 GBP

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How to transfer money? And how long does it take?

Peer-to-peer payment apps like Venmo or PayPal offer quick transactions. Wire transfers through banks are an option but can take a few days. Cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin or Ethereum, provide a decentralized alternative for transferring funds globally, offering speed and some degree of anonymity.

Look out for exchange scams

Look out forDescription
Unofficial Currency ExchangesStreet individuals and kioks may offer attractive rates and/or give counterfeit currency. Use established offices for safety.
Dynamic Currency ConversionSome ATMs offer less favorable exchange rates. Opt for local currency to avoid extra fees during transactions.
Overcharging at Exchange OfficesTourist-heavy areas may charge higher fees. Compare rates and be aware of additional fees before transactions.
Fake Banknote SwitchBe cautious during exchanges to prevent scammers from switching real currency with counterfeits. Count money carefully.
Inflated CommissionsExchange offices may have hidden fees. Inquire about the total cost, including commissions, before exchanging money.
Always know exactly how the coins and notes from the currency look like. Know or ask about exchange rate and fees beforehand and count your money carefully afterwards. Look at the chart, when was the last price update? Use your calculator to verify.

Currency Information

The GBP, also known as the British Pound Sterling, is the official currency of the United Kingdom. It is widely accepted as legal tender in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

The AUD, or Australian Dollar, is the official currency of Australia. It can be used as legal tender in Australia, as well as its external territories including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island.

Cost of Living Comparison

When it comes to daily expenses, the cost of groceries and dining out plays a significant role. Here we look at the average weekly cost for basic groceries and dining out at a mid-range restaurant dinner for two people.

LocationWeekly GroceriesDining Out for Two
United Kingdom€90€70
Australia€130€70
All numbers in Euros for easy comparison.

Keep in mind that these figures are approximations, and actual costs can vary based on specific locations and individual choices.