Absa’s a great travel companion! We make it simple to send money abroad, pay subscriptions and exchange foreign currency.

Here's what you get

  • Foreign Banknotes

    • Foreign currency in major world’s currencies
    • Pay taxi fares or tips without queuing at Bureau de Change
    • Any unused foreign banknotes must be resold to Absa
  • Cash Passports

    • Preloaded with all or any four currencies on a single card
    • MasterCards are chip and PIN protected for increased security
    • Valid ID or passport with air-ticket or e-ticket in your name to qualify
  • Forex Info

    • Provide you with foreign exchange for overload travel
    • Legally required to cash in foreign exchange upon return to South Africa
    • Absa complies with South African exchange control regulations

Need more help?

Let one of our consultants help you with your Islamic banking enquiries.

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0860 151 151

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