Egyptian Pounds

Get ready for your trip to Egypt. Order your Egyptian Pounds at Manor FX today. Our great exchange rates mean you'll have more EGP cash to spend. Have your Egyptian Pound 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 Egyptian pound travel money.

Travel advise: payments in Egypt

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





Banknotes in Egypt

The banknotes currently in use in Egypt are £1, £5, £10, £20, £50, £100 and £200 EGP. Multiple types of each denomination circulate alongside each other. All Egyptian banknotes are made of paper and can be quite worn and dirty.

There are older banknotes of 25 piastres and 50 piastres. These should not be confused with Eygptian pounds. £1 Egyptian pound is the equivalent of 100 piastres. The piastres banknotes are not in general use anymore but can often still be spent in Egypt.

Coins in Egypt

Egyptian coins range from 5 piastres (0.05 EGP) to 1 pound. Did you get back from Egypt with some leftover coins? Our sister company Leftover Currency can help you to exchange Egyptian Pound coins back to cash.


Egyptian pound coins


Egypt's currency import and export regulations

Travelers can take up to £5000 Egyptian Pounds per person into Egypt, and in addition to this up to $10,000 USD worth in foreign currencies per person. The restrictions of currency for exporting are the same as those for importing.

Ordering Egyptian Pounds online

Order Egyptian Pounds 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 Egyptian Pounds online.

Selling back Egyptian Pounds

If you have Egyptian Pounds to sell, follow this link to exchange Egyptian Pounds to Pounds, click on 'sell currency' and select 'EGP Egyptian Pound'. We'll pay good rates for your leftover Egyptian Pounds.