Travel help & guidance.

Using your cards abroad

Not sure if you can use your Halifax debit or credit cards abroad? Take a look at this handy guide to help you use your cards abroad.

Let us know before you go

If you’re planning to use your debit or credit card abroad, let us know before you travel through Online Banking using our simple online form.

Confirm you're travelling abroad online

You can do this by clicking on 'Going abroad? Tell us’ located under the 'Your account tools' menu on 'My accounts'.

Alternatively call us on 08457 20 30 40 for bank accounts, or 08459 44 45 55 for credit cards.

Remember to ensure your contact numbers are up to date. You can do this either online, over the phone or in branch.

Travel money

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Travel checklist

Read our simple travel checklist for tips to help you plan an enjoyable and risk-free holiday.

International Payments

Send money around the world with our International Payments service. It's fast, safe and secure.

Online Banking

While travelling, don't forget to make the most of Online Banking, like keeping an eye on your bank account balance, viewing recent transactions and making bill payments.