Money Changers in Old Town

Prague Travel Guides / November 17, 2016
Money Changers in Old Town Image credit: Exchange

The Old Town, a settlement along Vitava River, is a place to see medieval attractions and to exchange money in Prague.

Change offices in this area are within walking distance from tourist sites such as St. Nicholas Church, Old Town Hall and Kinský Palace.

Near to St. Nicholas Church is Exchange, which is the most popular money changer in Old Town (and also in Prague). It is famous for constantly offering the best rates in the market.

If you need to buy korunas at odd hours, refer to the service of Chequepoint or Interchange branches, which are open 24 hours every day.

Best rates for
– USD
– EUR
– GBP
– CHF
– JPY
– DKK
– NOK
– SEK
– CAD
– AUD

Recommended money changers
1. Exchange

– It is located across the Kafka House and within walking distance from St. Nicholas Church
– Address: Kaprova 14/13, 110 00 Praha 1-Staré Město, Czech Republic
– Phone: +420 800 225 588/ +420 222 700 890
– Opening hours: Daily 09:00 – 20:00
Daily rates
VIP rate coupon

2. Exchange 8
– This forex shop is at the opposite corner of the National Marionette Theater
– Address: Žatecká 16/8, 110 00 Praha-Josefov, Czech Republic
– Phone: +420 605 977 650
– Opening hours: Mon to Fri 09:15 – 19:30; Sat & Sun 10:00 – 18:00
Daily rates
– VIP rates are offered for exchanging more than 25,000 CZK

3. AuraAktiv
– This change office is at the south side of the Church of the Holy Spirit and a minute walk from the Kafka Monument
– Address: Široká 117/22, 110 00 Praha-Staré Město, Czech Republic
– Phone: +420 724 417 830
– Opening hours: Mon to Fri 09:00 – 20:00; Sat & Sun 10:00 – 19:00
Daily rates

4. Chequepoint
– This is an international company that offers currency exchange and money transfer services since 1974
– The branch is located at the Old Town Square
– Address: Železná 2, 110 00 Praha 1-Staré Město, Czech Republic
– Phone: +420 224 224 219
– Open 24 hours every day

5. Interchange
– Offering currency exchange and money transfer services for more than 25 years
– Accepts traveler’s cheques
– This is at the south side of the Church of the Holy Saviour, beside Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace
– Address: Karlova 185/10, 110 00 Praha 1-Staré Město, Czech Republic
– Phone: +420 222 221 377
– Open 24 hours every day

How to get there
– By subway: Nearest subway station is Staroměstská
– By tram: Nearest tram station is Staroměstská
– By bus: Nearest bus stops are Staroměstská, Staroměstské Náměstí, and Pařížská

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