A tiny island nation north of India which boasts endless beaches, diverse wildlife, tropical rainforests and a culture that extends back to 2,500 years. Few places in the world can offer travellers such a remarkable combination of stunning landscapes, unspoilt beaches and unique experiences. And while you do, you may find it handy to have some Sri Lankan Rupee on you so you can enjoy all of it without worrying about exchange rates and changing money.
When you arrive in Sri Lanka, you can enter with up to LKR 5,000, however any foreign currency amount exceeding USD 15,000 or equivalent must be declared.
If you want to get your LKR sorted before your holiday, you can order your FX at any of our 120+ stores in Australia. or order it online whenever you want and just pick up instore at your convenience.
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How do I get my LKR?
Use our conversion rate calculator or click on the button below to order your currency online in a few easy steps.
Find your nearest store and place your order with a Travel Money Expert.
Click on "Contact Us" to send us an email, or call us on 1300 426 997.
Did you know? LKR Currency Facts
- The rupee became Ski Lanka’s sole legal tender in January 1872, replacing British currency.
- Sri Lankan banknotes are unusual in that they are printed vertically on the reverse.
- Portraits of former Sri Lankan prime ministers and Sri Lanka’s former president have graced the fronts of Sri Lankan bank notes, while the backs have featured Sri Lankan fauna and flora, Sri Lankan landscapes and industries, and images depicting Sri Lankan culture, history, and achievements.
Why exchange with Travel Money Oz
- We make your AUD to LKR exchange simple
- Exchange at your convenience - we are open late and on weekends
- Or order your LKR exchange online 24-7 and collect instore
- We don't charge fees and commission on cash or EFTPOS foreign currency transactions online or instore
- We offer a Best Rate Guarantee+
Need to exchange LKR to AUD?
Have some Sri Lanka Rupees left over from your trip and aren't sure what to do with them?
We can help you with that too! Just visit us in store for our best rates and we'll gladly put Aussie dollars back in your pocket!