South Korean Won

Get ready for your trip to South Korea. Order your South Korean Won at Manor FX today. Our great exchange rates mean you'll have more KRW cash to spend. Have your South Korean Won 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 South Korean won travel money.

Travel advise: payments in South Korea

Jet off well-informed to South Korea. Here are some handy facts about cash and card payments in the Republic of Korea.





Banknotes in South Korea

The banknotes in Korea are from the series issued since 2006. The bills in circulation are 1,000 won, 5,000 won, 10,000 won and 50,000 won. In addition you may see a commemorative 2,000 won banknote featuring the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games.

Coins in South Korea

South Korean coins range from 1 won to 500 won. Did you get back from South Korea with some leftover coins? Our sister company Leftover Currency can help you to exchange South Korean Won coins back to cash.


South Korean won coins


South Korea's currency import and export regulations

All travelers from and to Korea are allowed to bring up to 8 Million Korean Won per person. In addition travelers can bring an unlimited amount of foreign currencies.

A cash declaration needs to be made for amounts exceeding $10,000 US dollars or equivalent value in other currencies.

Ordering South Korean Won online

Order South Korean Won 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 South Korean Won online.

Selling back South Korean Won

If you have South Korean Won to sell, follow this link to exchange South Korean Won to Pounds, click on 'sell currency' and select 'KRW South Korean Won'. We'll pay good rates for your leftover South Korean Won.