What’s the Thai Currcency?
Thai curreny is called Thai Baht (THB) and should not be exchanged in your home countries because the exchange rate will probably be bad and you’ll be losing money. It is recommended to change them in Bangkok or use your credit card in any Thai ATM. ATMs charge a fee of 180 THB every time you use them with a foreign card.
Where’s the best currency exchange office in Bangkok?
The best place to exchange your dollars, euros, pounds or whatever is your home currency in Bangkok, are 2 places nowadays in Bangkok:
Superrich, many branches, best one in Silom Road
A chain of stores you can find in different locations in Bangkok. Even at Suvarnabhumi Airport you’ll find one next to the Airport Link machines. However the best exchange rates of all Superrich stores is at the Silom Road Branch. You can check the exchange rates before landing in Bangkok on Superrich’s Website.
Silom Branch Address
491/5-7 Silom Road, Suriyawong, Bangrak, Bangkok. 10500
Open: Monday – Friday 09.00 am – 6.00 pm
Saturday and Public Holiday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Contact : Tel 02-635-0900 (Auto Lines)
Siam Exchange, next to BTS National Stadium
Another great place to go to exchange your cash. Siam Exchange rates are normally as good as the ones in Superrich or even best. You’ll find Siam Exchange next to the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC), very close to the BTS station National Stadium. Check the rates in their website.
Siam Exchange Address
422/3 Phayathai Rd, Wang Mai, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330
Open: Monday – Friday 09.30 am – 6.30 pm
Saturday and Public Holiday 9.30 am – 3.30 pm
Contact : Tel 02 216-4782
Be smart and exchange your money in the best places!