About Us

Your Travel Complement

Established in 1978, we take pride in being at the forefront of buying and selling foreign currencies in Sabah. As one of the very first money changers in the State fondly known as the Land Below the Wind, Traveller's Money Changer is licensed to provide retail money changing and related forex changing services, under the newly enacted Money Services Business Act 2011, where the licensing, regulation and supervision of money changing, remittance and wholesale currency are conveniently covered in a single Act.



The foreign exchange business services are continuously evolving and have progressed into a very demanding market. Having conventional retail money changing as our primary focus for the last 34 years, in our pipeline, we aim to expand our services to include wholesale currency and remittance soon.


The advantage of being solidly entrenched in this business for more than three decades, we are seasoned and possess the right skills to detect counterfeits that unfortunately, do make their way into most money changing counters. We are strategically located in the Kota Kinabalu City in the pioneer Wisma Merdeka which has been voted the No.1 shopping mall in Sabah repeatedly (as awarded in the years 2003 to 2009 by the Sabah Tourism Board).


Far from resting on our laurels, we are also the first in Sabah to have a website providing daily exchange rates and currency conversion calculations as well as the only money services business manager with an apostrophe electronic exchange rates. screen which is updated daily, in our outlet.


At Traveller's, we work by the principle that with integrity, professionalism and competitive prices, anyone can walk up to our counter and expect to be served efficiently, hassle-free and with a smile. We truly complement your travel wants. Our list of clienteles includes distinguished corporations, many local individuals, a few prominent personalities, and lots of foreign tourists, often repeat customers.


To better serve our customers, we have set up a network of money changers and associate outlets in the City where we can assist one another in the event of shortage of currencies, or even special foreign exchange requirements. We have partnered with hotels and lodging providers to meet their customers' money changing needs. And we are still actively forging fresh ties with companies, individuals who have yet to warm up to us, at the same time maintaining closer relationships with regulars, by providing not only a comprehensive but also secured environment with competitive rates, faster speed and more extensive channels for money services business transactions.