The currency used in Kalamata is the Euro. There are numerous foreign exchange facilities and ATM machines in the main city but in the surrounding areas and old town there are only handfuls available. You can buy currency for Kalamata online or from any Thomas Cook store before you leave the UK, which is cheaper than buying it at the airport. Check out the Thomas Cook Cash Passport if you’re not sure about how much money you want to take away with you.