Greater Access to Foreign Exchange

Please check which currencies are available before you visit.

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Exchange rates last updated

Region/Currency Japanese yen > Foreign currency
Sell Ccy
Foreign currency > Japanese yen
Buy Ccy

The above rates are reference rates and are not necessarily the rates we guarantee for our customers' transactions. Exchange rates may also vary by location, so please check with the location you are visiting before making a transaction.

Why choose J-Market / C-Market
for foreign exchange?

  1. 01

    All locations near train stops

    • We stay open after 5pm
    • Open on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays

    Shinjuku, Shinagawa, Yokohama, Kawasaki, Machida, Funabashi or Osaka… Find a location within a stone's throw of the hub station. Come visit your convenient location - we are open every day.
    Stop in and exchange some currency, whether you are out shopping or on your way home from work.

    Check our website in advance for details of each location, including currencies offered, stock availability and opening hours.

  2. 02

    16 currencies offered*

    • Home delivery available

    US dollar (USD), EU euro (EUR), Chinese yuan (CNY), South Korean won (KRW), Australian dollar (AUD), Hong Kong dollar (HKD), Thai baht (THB), Canadian dollar (CAD), UK pound (GBP), Swiss franc (CHF), Taiwan dollar (TWD), New Zealand dollar (NZD), Singapore dollar (SGD), Philippine peso (PHP), Indonesian rupiah (IDR), Malaysian ringgit (MYR)

    Please check which currencies are available before you visit.

  3. 03

    Exchange as little as one banknote

    • You can also exchange large amounts

    Feel free to visit us for a single banknote. If you need to exchange large amounts of currency, please contact us and we will do our best to assist.

  4. 04

    No procedural hassles

    • Swift transactions without red tape

    There are no forms to fill in or similar formalities. You will be served as soon as you arrive.

    For amounts greater than our specified threshold, you will be asked to show your ID and sign the documentation.

  5. 05

    Cash in denominations of your choice

    • Convenient for international travel

    You can request your currency in specific denominations, such as 10 $1 notes plus nine $10 notes. Choose a combination of denominations that suits you best - some extra small notes for your trip, or large notes for a large payment, etc.

Our foreign exchange locations

Frequently asked questions

What currencies can I exchange?
The following 16 foreign currencies are offered: US dollar, euro, Chinese yuan, Korean won, UK pound, Taiwan dollar, Australian dollar, Canadian dollar, Hong Kong dollar, Thai baht, Swiss franc, New Zealand dollar, Singapore dollar, Philippine peso, Indonesian rupiah and Malaysian ringgit.
What is the minimum amount I can exchange?
You can exchange as little as one banknote when buying or selling.
Is there an upper limit to the amount of my transaction?
You can exchange up to 2,000,000 Japanese yen, or the foreign currency equivalent, on presentation of an official form of identification. If you wish to exchange more, please contact our Customer Service team.
When are your exchange rates updated?
Our exchange rates are updated around midday on weekdays (except Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays). However, they are subject to change at short notice within the same day due to market turbulence or other circumstances.
Can I exchange coins?
Yes, but only in shops, and only three types of coins may be exchanged: US 25-cent, 1-euro and 2-euro coins.
Do I need an ID?
You will be asked to show an official form of identification if you wish to exchange more than 500,000 Japanese yen, or the foreign currency equivalent, in accordance with our policy.
What is the minimum amount I can exchange?
There is no set minimum amount. You can exchange as little as one banknote.
Can I request specific denominations?
If you have specific numbers in mind, please let our staff know. We will do our best to meet your requirements. This is subject to stock availability, however. Please check with your nearest shop in advance.
Can I exchange old banknotes?
Only banknotes that are currently in circulation in the country/region concerned may be exchanged. Non-exchangeable banknotes will be returned to you.
Can I exchange my foreign currency for a different foreign currency?
We do not offer direct foreign-to-foreign exchange transactions. You will have to exchange it for Japanese yen first.
Do you exchange travellers cheques?
Unfortunately, we do not exchange travellers cheques.
Can I pay by credit card?
We are sorry, but we only accept cash.

For the latest exchange rates, stock availability and other foreign exchange queries:

C-Market Ikebukuro Tobu Hope Center
(specialist currency exchange shop)

Contact hours: 10:00-21:00 (Open all year round)