Kenyan Shillings

Get ready for your trip to Kenya. Order your Kenyan Shillings at Manor FX today. Our great exchange rates mean you'll have more KES cash to spend. Have your Kenyan Shilling 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 Kenyan shilling travel money.

Travel advise: payments in Kenya

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





Banknotes in Kenya

A new set of Kenyan Shilling banknotes was introduced in 2019. These newly introduced banknotes circulate alongside the older series of banknotes, which are dated 2003 to 2010. The pre-2019 dated 1000 Kenyan Shilling banknotes were cancelled in September 2019. The cancelled 1000 KES banknotes are no longer exchagneable and have no value. You should avoid accepting them.

Coins in Kenya

Kenyan coins range from 1 shilling to 40 shillings.

Kenya's currency import and export regulations

There are no restrictions on the import or export of currencies into/from Kenya. However you need to make a cash declaration if you are bringing currency with a value of $10,000 USD or more into Kenya. When leaving Kenya you need to declare cash with a value of $5,000 USD or more.

Ordering Kenyan Shillings online

Order Kenyan Shillings 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 Kenyan Shillings online.

Selling back Kenyan Shillings

If you have Kenyan Shillings to sell, follow this link to exchange Kenyan Shillings to Pounds, click on 'sell currency' and select 'KES Kenyan Shilling'. We'll pay good rates for your leftover Kenyan Shillings.