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Money exchange

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Money exchange

I know there are lots of answers on the right hand side of this page, however, I cant find what I am looking for. I arrive in KL at 4.30am in the morning will the money exchangers be open then so that I can change A$.

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1. Re: Money exchange

No idea. To be safe why dont you change about RM300 first.

In any case, the rates at the airport are very bad.

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2. Re: Money exchange

G'day, if referring to bureau de change -they are open 24/7 at the airport-both terminals.

AUD1 buys you RM2.95- Maybank currency notes rates(buy)

Strange it may seem, Maybank currency notes forex rates for AUD are same with licensed money changers, e.g. in Mid Valley- from the two notable licensed money changer below the escalator at centre court- then you go to a newsagent opposite of McDonalds Mid Valley-less crowded-also similar rates -sometimes RM0.01 lesser.

Edited: 2:51 am, June 17, 2013
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3. Re: Money exchange

Or you could use your ATM card.

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There are many currency exchanges on the main streets and each one varies CDN = 2.96- 3.06. Do not carry American Express travellers chqs you must search high and low and very hard to change. Checked at over 10 banking institutions and after two days found one that would. Took almost 30 minutes to change with too much paperwork.

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