International Services

 

International Services

Practical help to make your time abroad as easy and enjoyable as possible

Whether you're exploring the world for pleasure, or planning a new life abroad, HSBC offer a range of products and services to help take care of some of the important things so you can make the most of your international adventures.

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International money transfers

International money transfers

A quick, easy and secure way to make payments to accounts outside the UK.

Travel money - Order your travel money online before 2pm and we'll deliver your foreign currency or travellers' cheques the next working day

Travel money

Order your travel money online before 2pm and we'll deliver your foreign currency or travellers' cheques the next working day.

  • Cash available in up to 67 currencies, travellers' cheques in up to seven major currencies
  • Commission-free on amounts between £100 and £2500 (1.5% fee for handling sterling travellers cheques)
Current accounts

Current accounts

Our current accounts offer a wide-range of benefits to help you at home and abroad.

  • If you're new to the UK, our Basic Bank Account could provide you with everyday banking services to help you get set up
Overseas account opening - Make your move as easy as possible by setting up your bank account before you go

Overseas account opening

Make your move as easy as possible by setting up your bank account before you go.

  • Available in over 20 countries including USA, Hong Kong, Australia and France
  • By transferring your HSBC credit history, it's even easier to continue your banking relationship with us (subject to qualifications, status and local country laws and regulations)
Foreign currency accounts

Foreign currency accounts

Manage your foreign currency quickly and conveniently with our International Personal Current Account. A monthly fee of £5 (or currency equivalent) applies.

  • A wide range of currencies available, including Euro and US Dollar
  • To take out money, simply order foreign currency with next-day delivery to your home or local branch
Online guides and support - We've put together a series of useful guides and articles to help you plan, whether it's a move abroad or you're coming to the UK

Online guides and support

We've put together a series of useful guides and articles to help you plan, whether it's a move abroad or you're coming to the UK.

  • Moving abroad? Check out our lists of the things you need to do before you go, and what to do when you get there
  • If you're coming to the UK, you can see other suggestions on how to set yourself up before you get there
HSBC Premier Worldwide Travel Insurance - As an HSBC Premier customer, you receive travel insurance with worldwide cover at no extra cost.

HSBC Premier Worldwide Travel Insurance

HSBC Premier customers under 70 years of age receive worldwide cover at no extra cost.

Eligibility criteria apply

  • Enjoy cover for you, your partner and dependent children
  • Get up to £10,000,000 for emergency medical expenses

Provided by Aviva Insurance Limited and
policy terms and conditions apply.

HSBC Advance Worldwide Travel Insurance - With HSBC Advance customer, worldwide travel insurance comes as standard.

HSBC Advance Worldwide Travel Insurance

HSBC Advance customers under 70 years of age enjoy inclusive worldwide travel insurance.

  • Enjoy cover for you, your partner and dependent children
  • Get up to £2,000,000 personal liability cover

Provided by Aviva Insurance Limited and
policy terms and conditions apply.