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AUD to JPY Narita Airport

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AUD to JPY Narita Airport

Hi guys,

I visited the Narita Airport website and checked out foreign currency rates. I'm a little confused and was wondering if someone could help.

If I exchange $1000 AUD in Australia for JPY I would get 87305 JPY based on today's rates.

If I was to exchange $1000 AUD at Narita Airport today, how much JPY would I receive?

I think it would work out better for me to wait until I arrive in Japan. Why is the rate better at Narita?

Thanks heaps guys,

Pete

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1. Re: AUD to JPY Narita Airport

82740yen http://www.tokyo-card.co.jp/wcs/rate.html

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2. Re: AUD to JPY Narita Airport

or 82460yen http://www.travelex.co.jp/uploadedFiles/US(1)/JapanStandard.pdf

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3. Re: AUD to JPY Narita Airport

http://www.narita-airport.or.jp/exchange_e/ As of 11:30, Mar 6, 2014

Cash 82740yen Travellers Cheque 90220yen

>> Why is the rate better at Narita?

It's a free market. Supply and demand. It is not better at Narita for cash. On the other hand T/C always have better rates than cash. However it may take an extremely long time to cash T/C at the airport. Travelex is fast but you pay more.

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4. Re: AUD to JPY Narita Airport

Withdraw cash from an ATM at Narita for 92390. And use a Citibank Plus debit card for zero fees.

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5. Re: AUD to JPY Narita Airport

Does it take a very long time to cash American Express T/C's at Narita Airport ?

I will be carrying American Express T/C's in Japanese Yen and would want to exchange that for Japanese Yen cash. How long would it take ? Roughly how much commission would I have to pay ?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

6. Re: AUD to JPY Narita Airport

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