Going abroad is less hassle when you make the right preparations. We can help with all the essentials, from commission-free currency to travel insurance.

Travel money

  • 0% commission when you order online or by phone.
  • Get currency delivered to your local branch for free, or straight to your door for a small fee.
  • Order the easy way with Internet Banking.

Travellers Cheques

Exchange Travellers Cheques for foreign currency at your destination, or use them to pay at accepting shops, restaurants and hotels.

What we cover

There’s no need to carry large amounts of cash when you take your credit or debit cards abroad. You’ll get an automatic record of your transactions – and you can use your cards to withdraw cash at ATMs and banks.

Charges may apply when using your card abroad.

Make sure you’ve got it covered

You can really relax and leave your worries behind with Lloyds Bank Travel Insurance.

  • 20% discount when you buy online
  • Single or annual multi trip cover
  • 24-hour emergency medical helpline

Cover for travel disruption as standard

Our travel insurance includes cover against:

  • Strikes
  • Airlines and accommodation providers going out of business
  • Missed connections
  • Volcanic ash clouds
  • Natural disasters including earthquakes and tsunamis

Get a quote

Get a quote for travel insurance and get 20% off when you apply online.

Travel advice

Stay safe when you travel with our checklist of helpful hints. Before you go:

  • Get travel insurance and check that you’ve got enough cover.
  • Make sure you have a valid passport and the necessary visas.
  • Check which vaccinations you need in good time before you travel.
  • Find out about your destination before you go – a good guidebook will tell you about local laws and customs.
  • Ensure travellers cheques are accepted in your destination


Foreign and Commonwealth Office travel advice

We want you to stay safe when you go abroad. Before you travel find essential advice, tips and up-to-date, country-specific information from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office or call
0845 850 2829. Lines are open 24/7.

Further precautions

  • Check to see if you need to take extra health precautions.
  • Make sure your travel agent is an ABTA member and, if you’re flying, make sure your holiday package is ATOL protected.
  • Make copies of your passport and insurance policy and leave them with your family and friends with a 24-hour emergency number and ticket details.
  • Take enough money for your trip and some back-up funds, e.g. Travellers Cheques and foreign currency.
  • Leave a copy of your itinerary and a way of contacting you, such as email, with family and friends.

Our debit and credit cards are accepted worldwide

For day to day spending and access to your cash. With the same security and convenience that you get in the UK.

Use your debit or credit card for shopping and cash withdrawals* abroad, just as you do at home.

  • Accepted all over the world.
  • No need to carry large amounts of cash.
  • Get an automatic record of the transaction.
  • Protection against fraud for any unauthorised spending.

*The exchange rates used were the applicable rates for transactions processed on 3rd June 2013.

Emergency numbers

Lost or stolen

In the UK:

0800 096 9779

From abroad:

(+44) 1702 278 270

Declined card, unrecognised transactions or new PIN

In the UK:

0345 300 0000

From abroad:

(+44) 1733 347 007