New Zealand Dollar

Get competitive Pound for New Zealand Dollar exchange rates with Asda Travel Money. Our Price Promise means we’ll beat any competitors within 5 miles or Click & Collect from any Asda Travel Money bureau to get your New Zealand Dollar.

Get ready for sun, sea and breath taking scenery with a trip to New Zealand. Before you leave the UK, make sure you have enough dollars in your pocket. Lock in a competitive New Zealand Dollar rate with Asda Travel Money today.


Click & Collect your New Zealand Dollar


There’s no need to stress over currency before your trip. You can Click & Collect NZD at any of our UK-wide Asda Travel Money bureaux. This allows you to convert Sterling to New Zealand Dollars online immediately and pick it up with your next Asda shop at selected stores.


  • Find selected stores

  • Click & Collect for free

  • Convenient collection whilst shopping


Just place your order, pick a date and leave the rest to us. We’ve been offering competitive New Zealand Dollar rates for 40 years with our dedicated currency partner, so we know how to make your holiday prep easier.


Pound (GBP) to New Zealand Dollar (NZD) exchange rate Price Promise


How can we guarantee that you’ll get the most competitive GBP to New Zealand Dollar rate on the market? Because we give our customers a specific commitment. If you’re able to find a better exchange rate within 5 miles of any Asda Travel Money bureau, we’ll beat it.


We call this our Price Promise and it’s one of the reasons why we’ve won awards for our currency exchange services over the years. Meanwhile, we offer free delivery on orders exceeding £500! That leaves more money in your pocket for your travels to New Zealand.


Should I buy New Zealand Dollars now or wait?


Exchange rates on the Pound to New Zealand Dollar often fluctuate. There are many factors that influence the rate you get. However, we can assure you of one thing — that if you order NZD now, you’ll lock in your rate ahead of time.


If you buy now, you won’t have to worry about having enough cash when you land or getting a lower exchange rate abroad. You’ll also avoid transaction fees on debit and credit cards in New Zealand. The result? An easy sleep on the long flight over and an exciting start to your adventure.


Which countries use the New Zealand Dollar?


Officially, you can only use the New Zealand Dollar in its home nation. Although it looks almost identical to the Australian Dollar, it has its own unique validity.

New Zealand Dollar coins and banknotes


New Zealand’s coins feature animals including kiwis and kōtukus, as well as an 18th century Māori warrior leader called Pukaki[1]. There are several special coins in circulation — for example, commemorating the ANZAC[2] and Armistice Day[3] centenaries — but they are rare. NZD coins are split into[4]:


  • 10 c
  • 20 c
  • 50 c
  • $1
  • $2


Banknotes also carry five denominations. They’re emblazoned with images of explorers, scientists and freedom fighters, with similar colour grading to their Australian counterparts[5]. When you convert the Pound to New Zealand Dollar, remember these note values[6]:


  • $5
  • $10
  • $20
  • $50
  • $100

Three reasons to love Asda Travel Money:

  • 1. Price Promise

    If you find a better exchange rate within 5 miles of one of our travel money bureaux, 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.

    Our Buy Back Promiselets you sell back your NZD at the same rate for just £2.99

  • 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.

Common New Zealand Dollar questions 


How much is 1 GBP to 1 NZD?

Sterling to New Zealand Dollar never has a fixed value its approximately 2 NZD to 1 GBP*


*Rates taken from Asda foreign exchange calculator. At time of publishing - February 2024.  


Is it cheaper to buy NZD in New Zealand?

You could buy New Zealand Dollars when you arrive. The problem is that the exchange rate will almost always work against you. Secure a much better rate with Asda Travel Money ahead of time.


What else do I need before I leave?

Let’s get the rest of your trip covered. Explore Travel Insurance with Asda for complete peace of mind, covering one trip or several through the year.

How much do things cost in the New Zealand?


Living or travelling in New Zealand isn’t cheap, with higher costs of living than in the UK[7]. New Zealand depends on many exports because it’s so isolated from the rest of the world.


Typically, you’ll pay[8]:

Before you run off to New Zealand, remember to pick up your holiday money at Asda

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] Sourced: February 2024.

[8] Sourced: February 2024.

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