Find a competitive CZK to GBP exchange rate with Asda Travel Money. We’ll beat local offers within 5 miles to make your holiday cash go further.
Travelling to the Czech Republic? Buy your Czech Koruna online or Click & Collect from selected Asda stores.
Click & Collect your Czech Koruna
It’s easy to exchange GBP to Czech currency with Asda Travel Money. Use Click & Collect online to make sure your cash is ready at your nearest Asda Travel Money Bureau or selected Click & Collect stores. Just pick up CZK during your next weekly shop or whenever you’re nearby. It’s simple, smart and stress-free.
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Pound (GBP) to Koruna (CZK) exchange rate Price Promise
There’s already so much to prepare and compare before you hit the runway. Our price guarantee removes one thing from the equation. If you find a more competitive exchange rate on Czech Republic currency within 5 miles of an Asda Money Travel Bureau, we’ll match it. We call this our Price Promise.
Should I buy Koruna now or wait?
The GBP to Czech Koruna exchange rate will always fluctuate. But it’s usually better to secure a strong rate now before you leave it too late or get swept up preparing for your holiday. What’s more, if you are an Asda Rewards member, you’ll get an even better rate.
Buying Koruna before you travel means you won’t be scrabbling for notes and coins when you arrive. You won’t have to ask for directions to an ATM. Equally, you’ll avoid foreign transaction fees and bad exchange rates. You can hop straight into a taxi and explore the country’s mountains, castles and national parks. There’s every reason to buy Czech Koruna today.
Which countries use the Czech Koruna?
You can only spend Koruna in the Czech Republic. It’s been the national currency since 1993. You might see it referred to as the Czech Crown or Koruna česká, named after the St. Wenceslas crown, a royal icon dating back to the 14th century that adorns every 1 CZK coin.
Koruna is the official currency in Prague and other major international destinations within Czech borders.
Can I use Euros in the Czech Republic?
The Czech Republic is yet adopt the Euro, despite joining the European Union in 2004. Euros aren’t accepted as official currency.
You may be able to still spend Euros during your stay. Some stores, cafes, bars and restaurants will accept them, although the prices will be relatively higher than goods and services in Koruna.
Koruna coins and banknotes
A single Koruna (kč) coin comprises 100 Haléřů, which were taken out of circulation in 2008. 1 kč is still a very small amount of money. Coins include:
- 1 kč
- 2 kč
- 5 kč
- 10 kč
- 20 kč
- 50 kč
Czech banknotes are larger than you may be used to, with 1,000 kč worth about £35:
- 100 kč
- 200 kč
- 500 kč
- 1,000 kč
- 2,000 kč
- 5,000 kč
Three reasons to love Asda Travel Money:
If you find a better exchange rate within 5 miles of one of our travel money bureau, we’ll beat it with our Price Promise.
2. We Buy Back Your Travel Money
Stop by our travel money bureau and we’ll buy back your unused travel money. Even if you didn’t buy your travel currency from us, we’ll exchange it back commission free.
3. Same Day Travel Money Service
Left it till the last minute? Don’t worry, simply swing by one of our travel money bureaux and take advantage of our same day travel money on popular currencies, subject to availability.
How much do things cost in the Czech Republic?^
Overall, the Czech Republic is one of the most affordable destinations in Central Europe. Neighbouring countries such as Austria, Poland, Germany and Hungary all have higher average living and tourist costs.
Here are some quick price breakdowns for common expenses and essentials:
Common Czech Koruna questions
How much is 1 Pound to Czech Koruna ?
GBP to CZK rates vary with economic and political scenarios. A good Pound to Koruna rate will fall between £1 for kč26-28*.
*Rates taken from Asda foreign exchange calculator. At time of publishing - October 2023.
Is it cheap to eat out in Prague?
Although it’s the Czech capital, Prague remains more affordable than many cities in the UK, where you should expect to pay less* for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
   Sourced: en.wikipedia.org. October 2023.
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The Asda Rewards price for Asda Travel Money will be preferential compared to the standard rate advertised at your chosen place of purchase (being either online via https://money.asda.com/travel/travel-money/ (Website) or in-store at an Asda Travel Money bureau) on the date of purchase. Asda Rewards prices are only available on the sell rates of currencies in stock on the date of your purchase. When purchasing online, you must enter a valid Asda Rewards number found in the Asda Rewards App or Website to obtain the Asda Rewards price rate. When purchasing in-store, you must show the Asda Rewards barcode found in the app. Asda Rewards pricing available for Asda Travel Money purchases only offers you a more preferential exchange rate, you will not receive or be entitled to any Asda Rewards on your purchase. We reserve the right to withdraw this offer at any time and without prior notice.
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