The currency in Zante is the Euro, which is also used across the whole of Greece. You’ll find ATM machines across the island, although these are most common in resort locations and towns. Be aware that some banks may charge you for using your credit or debit card abroad, so it’s highly recommended to buy your travel money in advance.
If you’re in need of Zante currency, you’ll find Foreign Exchange facilities in most resorts and towns; look out for those offering the most competitive rates. Avoid buying your currency at the airport if possible, as you’ll usually end up paying more for the convenience.
You can buy your travel money in advance of your holiday either online on the Thomas Cook website or at your nearest Thomas Cook store. If you’re not sure how much Zante currency you need, then don’t worry, there’s a simple solution! Make things easy with the Thomas Cook Cash Passport, which is a prepaid, reloadable card protected by Chip and Pin technology.
A single currency cash passport is available for your trip to Zante, which allows you to load as many Euros as you need; this can be topped up at any time online and is a hassle-free, convenient alternative to using your debit card. It’s also a lot safer than carrying around all your currency in your purse or bag. If your card is lost or stolen, you’ll benefit from 24/7 global assistance and free card replacement, giving you the peace of mind to get on with the most important thing; having fun on your holiday!