Amsterdam - CurrencyATMs are available in many parts of Amsterdam - ensure you inform your bank before travelling abroad, and be aware you may be charged for cash withdrawals. It is advisable to exchange some cash before arriving in Amsterdam.
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Amsterdam - Notes and Coins
Major credit cards and travellers cheques are widely accepted. To avoid additional charges take travellers cheques in Euros, Pounds Sterling or US Dollars. Foreign currency or travellers cheques can be changed at banks, post offices or bureaux de change (usually indicated by the letters GWK).
Major credit cards and travellers cheques are widely accepted. Banks are closed on weekends but bureaux de change are open. ATMs are widely distributed and most are open 24 hours a day.