Foreign Exchange & Currency Transfer
China Construction Bank
Chinese bank which offers foreign currency exchange at 3 branches: Ziguang Fazhan Mansion, 11 East Huixin Street and 65 East Sihuan Road both Chaoyang District and Zhongguan Village Branch: 1/F, Zhongguan Village Mansion, 27 Zhongguan Village Street.
Bank of China
Chinese bank which offers a foreign exchange service. Three branches in Beijing at Kaiheng Mansion, No.2 Chaoyang Gate Street and No.1 East Changan Street both Dongcheng District and 17 Xijiaomin Lane, Xicheng District.
An account with means more than getting a great exchange rate. It means avoiding the extortionate fees the banks love to charge and bespoke advice from your account manager. It also means an FCA regulated company handling your currency requirements.
International Currency Exchange (ICE)
Global currency exchange services open 24 hours a day. Three branches at Beijing Capital Airport: International Arrivals, Gate 5, Terminal 2; Check-in Hall, C4 Floor, Terminal 3; International Baggage Claim Hall, C2 Floor, Terminal 3.