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Buying rupees in UK?

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Buying rupees in UK?

I didn't think it was possible to buy rupees here but have found a few agencies on line offering 95 approx to the pound. The ICICI card sounds problematic if not able to get to a branch in person so wondering if can buy cash even though a risk if taking into India as not allowed. Has anyone done this? Don't want to miss good rate for next visit in Nov.

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11. Re: Buying rupees in UK?

You can buy indian rupees in leicester on the golden mile 98.5 today . I cant say which shop as it is a closed currency , wouldnt want to cause any problems , but ask around and someone will tell you thats how we found out .

The icici travel card is also very good and easy to obtain by post .

If you buy rupee notes make sure they are dated 2005 onwards or you will have to exchange at bank in india after march 2014

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