Costa Rican Colones

Get ready for your trip to Costa Rica. Order your Costa Rican Colones at Manor FX today. Our great exchange rates mean you'll have more CRC cash to spend. Have your Costa Rican Colon banknotes delivered securely to your home or office, or pick them up from the Manor FX bureau near Heathrow.

Manor FX offers fast delivery times and a fuss-free online ordering process for your Costa Rican colón travel money.

Travel advise: payments in Costa Rica

Jet off well-informed to Costa Rica. Here are some handy facts about cash and card payments in Costa Rica.

Banknotes in Costa Rica

The banknotes in circulation in Costa Rica all have the word 'Mil', which is Spanish for 'Thousand'. The banknotes in use are 1Mil (1,000), 2Mil (2,000), 5Mil (5,000), 10Mil (10,000), 20Mil (20,000) and 50Mil (50,000) Colones. All current Colones banknotes are dated 2009 or later.

Coins in Costa Rica

Costa Rican coins range from ₡5 colones to ₡500 colones. The old Colon banknotes of ₡100 and ₡500 Colones have been replaced by coin.

Costa Rica's currency import and export regulations

There are no currency restrictions in Costa Rica. Travelers can import and export an unlimited amount of Costa Rican Colones and foreign currency.

Be aware that under Costa Rican legislation, only US Dollars are accepted for exchange.

Ordering Costa Rican Colones online

Order Costa Rican Colones online and have them delivered fast and securely to your home or office, with Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®. Or pick them up from our travel money shop near Heathrow. Click here to buy Costa Rican Colones online.

Selling back Costa Rican Colones

If you have Costa Rican Colones to sell, follow this link to exchange Costa Rican Colones to Pounds, click on 'sell currency' and select 'CRC Costa Rican Colon'. We'll pay good rates for your leftover Costa Rican Colones.