Passport? Check. Sunglasses? Check. Foreign Currency? Ah...
When there are so many things to remember already, why not make life a little easier? Give yourself some peace of mind and order a FairFX Prepaid MasterCard® to store all your currency in one safe, secure place. Use it anywhere you see the MasterCard® logo with no transaction fees and enjoy your travels with the ultimate peace of mind, knowing everything you need is all in one place.
How the FairFX currency card works
Sign Up - Preload your chosen currency and get your card for free.
Activate - Receive your card and PIN separately in the post within 5 days, then activate with FairFX.
Top Up - Top up your chosen currency and use wherever you see the MasterCard® symbol.
Why a FairFX card?
- Award-winning live dollar and euro exchange rates give you the best value for money
- Use with no transactional fees and minimal cash withdrawal fees.
- Load cash today and receive your card for free within 5 days
- Use it anywhere in the world where you see the MasterCard® logo
- Manage your FairFX Card from your mobile phone via the FairFX app on iOS and Android
- Convenient to use - just load and spend
- Use like a debit card with Chip and PIN security, giving you extra peace of mind and security
What's more, there's a card to suit every trip. With the Dollar Card and Euro Card, you'll never need to weigh your pockets down with loose change again.
Which card to I need?
- Dollar Card - Best for the USA
- Euro Card - Best anywhere in the Eurozone
Ordering your card
Once you've ordered your card, it may take around 5 days to arrive. If you've added your FairFX Card to another Holiday Extras booking, such as parking, you'll receive a registration form in your inbox. Fill this out to register your card. If you only ordered a card from us, then don't worry - your card is ready to go!
You can top up your FairFX Card online or on the App with a debit or credit card. Once payment has been received, your funds will usually be available within a few minutes.
The minimum load per single transaction is £50, €60 or $75, and maximum card load is £2500, €3750 or $5000. You can load your card up to twice a day and the maximum balance on your card can reach £20000, €30000 or $40000.
FairFX card rates
- Dollar Card - Spend with no transaction fee and $2.00 for cash withdrawals from ATMs
- Euro Card - Spend with no transaction fee and €1.50 for cash withdrawals from ATMs
For more details on FairFX charges, please see here.