New Zealand Dollar Exchange Rate

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Visiting NZ bro? Choice aye!

Planning on wine-tasting on Waiheke Island, skiing in Queenstown, bungy jumping from the historic Kawarau Bridge or indulging your inner hobbit with a Lord of the Rings tour in Matamata? No matter what your New Zealand adventure is made up of, if you need more Kiwi dollars for your holiday, we can help you get the best exchange rate!

We can also help you instore if you have come back from holiday and want to exchange your holiday money back into Kiwi dollars.

The NZD is the official currency of the Realm of New Zealand, which includes New Zealand, the Cook Islands, Niue, the Ross Dependency, Tokelau and the Pitcairn Islands. The dollar is broken up into cents, with 100 cents making up $1.

If you have more questions about buying or selling NZD, speak to one of our Travel Money Experts instore - we can help you out if you're already on holiday or if you want to get rid of your foreign cash and buy back NZDs.

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Today's Rate

1 NZD = 1.7011^ NZD
^Online rate only. Will vary in store.

NZD   NZ$ or $

Coins

Cents & dollars - 10c, 20c, 50c, $1, $2

Banknotes

Dollars - $5, $10, $20, $50, $100

How do I get my NZD?

Use our conversion rate calculator or click on the button below to order your currency online in a few easy steps.

We have 20 convenient locations across New Zealand where you can buy in store. Click to find your nearest store.

Click below to send us an email, or call us on 0800 732 294.

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Did you know? NZD Currency Facts

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  • In 1992, the image of Queen Elizabeth II was replaced on all but the $20 banknote. The new design featured notable New Zealanders - like Sir Edmund Hillary - and native New Zealand birds and scenery
  • Before the currency was named the dollar, names like "kiwi" and "zeal" were suggested. In the currency trading world, the NZD is commonly called the "kiwi" anyway
  • All coins still feature the image of the Queen on the front, but on the reverse are images of a bird, a ship, a Maori carving, a mountain and a silver fern
  • The 20c coin features the Maori carving image, which is that of an 18th century Maori warrior called Pukaki
  • As the 1c, 2c, and 5c coins have been discontinued, purchases made in NZ are rounded up or down as per the Swedish Rounding System

Why exchange with Travel Money NZ

Need to exchange NZD to a foreign currency?

If you have Kiwi dollars and want to exchange them for a foreign currency, we can help you with that too - both in any of our stores, and online.

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