Travellers Cheques

  • Safe: if lost or stolen, travellers cheques may be refunded
  • Easy to use: sign when you buy them, sign again when you want to use them
  • Convenient: American Express travellers cheques are accepted at thousands of locations, including hotels, shops and restaurants

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Available in five different currencies, US Dollar, Australian Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Pounds Sterling and Japanese Yen. You can order your American Express Travellers Cheques online and have them delivered to your home or collect them at any Post Office branch.

  • Convenient and simple to use, American Express Travellers Cheques never expire which means you can use any leftover cheques on your next trip.
  • Sign your cheques as soon as you get them to ensure you’ll be covered if they get lost or stolen.
  • Keep a note of the serial numbers. You’ll find them on the top right-hand corner of the cheques. Again, you’ll need these if your cheques get lost or stolen. Keep this information separate from your cheques and don’t forget to take it with you when you travel.
  • When you want to use them, sign your cheques again in the bottom left-hand corner, in front of the cheque acceptor.

Travellers Cheques are welcomed at thousands of locations worldwide

Search to find accepting banks, foreign exchange locations and American Express Travel Services Offices where you can redeem your Travellers Cheques for local currency.

Order your Travellers Cheques

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