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Why buy South Korean Won from us?
Click & Collect: Secure our best rate online & pay on collection
Pre-order South Korean Won for local collection with our Click & Collect service and secure our very best GBP to KRW exchange rate. We’ll notify you by email when your Click & Collect order is ready. Then simply complete the exchange in-store. Our exchange rate guarantee means your order will be held in-store at your pre-secured rate for two business days after the date of this notification.
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Home Delivery: Free delivery on all orders over £800
We can deliver South Korean Won directly to your home address. For orders of £800 or over, delivery is free, or for orders under £799.99 there is a small delivery charge of £6.95.
In-store: Order South Korean Won over the counter
We have an extensive UK network of stores and agents, ready to help you with your currency exchange needs. We’re happy to take currency orders over the counter.Find a store near you
Click & Sell: Sell foreign currency back to us
Leftover currency? Sell your South Korean banknotes back to us. Simply secure your KRW to GBP rate online with our Click & Sell service, and then complete the exchange in-store.Click & Sell South Korean Won
South Korea Currency Information
|Currency Name:||South Korean Won|
|Banknotes||1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000, 50,000|
The Korean Won or Won is the official currency of South Korea and is issued by the Bank of Korea based in the capital Seoul. A single won is divided into 100 jeon. Although the jeon is no longer used in everyday transactions.
Typical prices in South Korea
|3 course meal for two (mid-range restaurant)||50,000.00 ₩|
|Pint of domestic beer||4000.00 ₩|
|McDonalds combo meal||7,233.69 ₩|
Average prices, Data source: Numbeo Cost of Living in South Korea, Date: January 2023
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