Stop by your local branch
Traveling outside the United States? Stop by a local PNC branch to order foreign currency before you go to enable you to pay for immediate expenses such as taxi fares, tips and meals. In most cases, your foreign currency order can be delivered to your branch within 24 to 48 hours. And when you return with excess currency, PNC can buy it back for immediate U.S. dollars. We offer competitive rates and no transaction fees.
Sending money overseas? If you are making an overseas purchase, paying international tuition fees, or need to send a deposit to a bank account outside the U.S., PNC can help you send an international foreign currency wire transfer by debiting your U.S. dollar account with PNC.
Some restrictions apply. Visit your local PNC Branch for additional details regarding international foreign currency wire transfers.
Receiving money from abroad? PNC can provide assistance with the receipt of electronic currency payments from countries outside of the U.S. Additionally, PNC can convert foreign denominated checks which are drawn on foreign banks to U.S. dollars for deposit into your account with PNC. Some restrictions apply.
Visit your local PNC Branch for additional details regarding foreign denominated checks.
What is PNC’s currency exchange rate?
Foreign exchange rates are based on real-time market liquidity and are frequently being updated. For the current rate, please call or stop by your local PNC branch.
How long does it take to receive foreign currency that is ordered at a PNC branch?
What fees does PNC charge for foreign currency orders?
PNC does not charge a transaction fee for foreign currency orders. Express shipping charges may apply (see above).
Why are the rates different from those advertised in the newspaper or internet?
The exchange rates published in the newspaper or on the internet are indicative rates and typically are applicable to large transactions executed between banks. PNC’s exchange rates for individual foreign currency orders are competitive with those offered by local banks.
How do I cash a foreign currency check?
Foreign currency checks may only be deposited into U.S. dollar accounts held at a PNC branch. Please note that checks payable in a foreign currency may take six or more weeks to process.
How do I send an international electronic payment?
International payments from individuals must be initiated through a PNC branch and funded by your U.S. dollar account with PNC. Please visit your local PNC branch for details regarding your options to remit individual international payments.
How do I receive an international electronic payment?
International payments for individuals must be received into a U.S dollar account held at PNC. Please visit your local PNC branch for details regarding your options to open an account into which you may receive international payments.
What is the exchange rate used for PNC Debit Cards?
Please contact 1-800-VISA-911. The VISA customer service representatives will be able to assist you with any questions you have regarding exchange rates for debit cards.
To order currency, call or stop by your local PNC branch.
Foreign Exchange Services are only available to PNC account holders
Foreign exchange and derivative products are obligations of PNC Bank, Member FDIC and a wholly owned subsidiary of PNC. Foreign exchange and derivative products are not bank deposits and are not FDIC insured, nor are they insured or guaranteed by PNC Bank or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates.