Pound to Canadian dollar exchange rate

Find the best GBP/CAD exchange rate for 22 Jan 2022.

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Wise (TransferWise)
4 hours
From £3.75

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Wise uses the mid-market rate and transparent fees to help you send money in 45+ currencies.
TorFX
24 hours
£0

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TorFX sends money overseas in 30+ currencies, with competitive rates for transfer amounts over $2,000.
Central FX
24 hours
£0

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Currencies Direct
24 hours
£0

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CurrenciesDirect makes transferring money abroad simple with bank-beating exchange rates.
CurrencyTransfer
24 hours
£0

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CurrencyTransfer lets you shop around for the best exchange rate on its online marketplace.
XE Money Transfer
Within minutes
£2
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XE has fast transfers with low fees and a range of foreign currency tools.
Wise (TransferWise)
4 hours
From £3.75

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Wise uses the mid-market rate and transparent fees to help you send money in 45+ currencies.
CurrencyFair
24 hours
€3

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Special offer: New customers get unlimited fee-free transfers for their first 3 months. T&Cs apply.
CurrencyFair has bank-beating exchange rates and fast transfer times on 15+ popular currencies.
Azimo
Within minutes
From £0.99
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Azimo sends money directly to a bank account or over 280,000 cash pick-up points. It also has fast transfers to 50+ countries.
VertoFX Business
24 hours
£0

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Special offer: New customers get $100 trade credit after their first transaction. T&Cs apply.
VertoFX sends money via bank transfer at competitive rates and fees in 35+ currencies.
Wise (TransferWise) Business
2 days
From £3.75

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Wise uses the mid-market rate and transparent fees to help you send money in 45+ currencies.
TorFX Business
24 hours
£0

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TorFX sends money overseas in 30+ currencies, with competitive rates for transfer amounts over $2,000.
Currencies Direct Business
24 hours
£0
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CurrenciesDirect makes transferring money abroad simple with bank-beating exchange rates.
CurrencyFair Business
24 hours
€3

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Special offer: Zero fees on your first 10 transfers.
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Best ways to send money to Canada

British pound

The British pound is the official currency of the United Kingdom and a handful of British territories. The British pound is the oldest independent currency in the world that’s still used today. Some nicknames for the British pound include pound sterling, quid and even just sterling.
Currency: British pound
Currency Symbol: £
Sub unit: penny
Bank notes: £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
Coins: £1, £2, 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p

Canadian dollar

The Canadian dollar is the official currency of Canada. In 2011, the Bank of Canada replaced the traditional cotton-and-paper notes with synthetic polymer, plastic-based notes. The most common nickname for the Canadian dollar is the loonie, though buck, huard and piastre are also used.
Currency: Canadian dollar
Currency Symbol: $
Sub unit: cent
Bank notes: $5, $10, $20, $50, $100, $1, $2, $500, $1000
Coins: $1, $2, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 1¢, 50¢

Is the Canadian dollar getting stronger?

Compared to a month ago, the Canadian dollar is getting stronger against the British pound. Currently 100 British pounds is equivalent to 170.42 Canadian dollars. A month ago, 100 British pounds was worth 171.45 Canadian dollars. This means we've seen a decrease of $1.03 (0.6%) over the past month.

Today's market rate for common transfer amounts GBP to CAD

British pound (GBP) Canadian dollar (CAD)
£1 $1.7042
£100 $170.4185
£500 $852.0926
£1,000 $1,704.1853
£1,500 $2,556.2779
£2,500 $4,260.4632
£5,000 $8,520.9265

Past 10 days: GBP to CAD

Jan 12 Jan 13 Jan 14 Jan 15 Jan 16 Jan 17 Jan 18 Jan 19 Jan 20 Jan 21
1 GBP = 1.7136 Inverse: 0.5836 1.7152 Inverse: 0.5830 1.7160 Inverse: 0.5827 1.7159 Inverse: 0.5828 1.7149 Inverse: 0.5831 1.7081 Inverse: 0.5854 1.6998 Inverse: 0.5883 1.7027 Inverse: 0.5873 1.6997 Inverse: 0.5883 1.7054 Inverse: 0.5864

Past 10 months: GBP to CAD

Mar 2021 Apr 2021 May 2021 Jun 2021 Jul 2021 Aug 2021 Sep 2021 Oct 2021 Nov 2021 Dec 2021
1 GBP = 1.7219 Inverse: 0.5808 1.7315 Inverse: 0.5775 1.7068 Inverse: 0.5859 1.7174 Inverse: 0.5823 1.7304 Inverse: 0.5779 1.7465 Inverse: 0.5726 1.7493 Inverse: 0.5716 1.7036 Inverse: 0.5870 1.6997 Inverse: 0.5883 1.7065 Inverse: 0.5860

Past 10 years: GBP to CAD

Jan 2012 Jan 2013 Jan 2014 Jan 2015 Jan 2016 Jan 2017 Jan 2018 Jan 2019 Jan 2020 Jan 2021
1 GBP = 1.5698 Inverse: 0.6370 1.5721 Inverse: 0.6361 1.8339 Inverse: 0.5453 1.8523 Inverse: 0.5399 2.0259 Inverse: 0.4936 1.6485 Inverse: 0.6066 1.7344 Inverse: 0.5766 1.7142 Inverse: 0.5834 1.7057 Inverse: 0.5863 1.7259 Inverse: 0.5794

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