USD is not the only currency you have to travel the world with anymore; The Seylan Visa Travel Card now gives you the choice of pre loading and accessing 5 international currencies in one card at any given time. It also comes loaded with valuable benefits you'll need while travelling overseas.
- What benefits do I get when I purchase a Seylan Visa Multi Currency Travel Card?
A pre-paid Visa accredited card issued in USD / GBP / EUR / AUD / SAR (Multiple currencies in one card).
Destination currency (Transacted) will be picked up automatically to avoid any FOREX conversion fee.
Chip protected multi-currency Travel Card.
Worldwide acceptance at over 30 million Visa accredited merchants and in over 2.2 million ATMs.
Free cash withdrawals from ATMS and SMS alerts after each transaction.
A free Emergency Medical Insurance Cover & Other Benefits.
Pin protected web access for balance inquiries, transaction inquiries.
Additional card issued with main card (this card can be used in the event main card is lost or stolen).
Non exposure to currency fluctuations.
SMS alert after each transaction indicating transaction details & remaining balance.
Restrict usage by merchant category (Ex: Hotel, travel) or the country using customer web portal.
The SMS alert service will notify the Card Holder if any unauthorized use of the Card.
How to get started
- How can I obtain a Seylan Visa Traveller's Card?
- At any Seylan Bank Branch island wide
- Produce your Air Ticket and Passport and obtain the Card over the counter.
- You must conform to exchange control regulations
- Card Centre Fax number: 011-2441027
Click Below Image To View The Seylan Multi Currency Travel Card – User Guide
Interest Rates Fees
Load 1% commission Re-load 1% commission
- Encashment Rs. 300/- per transaction
- Other Fees
|Balance Inquiry (Seylan ATMs)||
|Balance Inquiry (Other Banks ATMs)||
USD 0.50 (or equivalent )
|Cash withdrawal (Seylan ATMs)||
|Cash withdrawal (Other Banks ATMs)||
USD 2.00 (or equivalent )
|(Some ATM operators may charge a fee separately & will notify the same)|
|(Please note that certain Banks levy an additional ATM fee which is notified to card member prior to transaction is performed, enabling card member to proceed with the transaction at the card member's discretion )|
|(Please ensure that sufficient funds are available (inclusive of above both ATM charges) in any one wallet, since partial authorizations are not allowed)|
|Declined ATM transaction (due to insufficient funds ,PIN tries exceed) at Other Banks ATMs||
USD 0.50 (or equivalent )
|Cash withdrawal Limit (ATMs)||
USD 10,000 per day (or equivalent)
|(Daily ATM withdrawal limit of bank's will apply)|
|Transaction Limit-Daily (POS)||
USD 20,000 (or equivalent)
|Transaction Limit-Daily (E-com)||
USD 2,500 (or equivalent)
|Card Replacement charges||
|Pin reissuance charges on the web||
|PIN Mailer Re-issuance||
|Wallet to Wallet funds transfer||
please contact our 24 hours call centre Tel. 0112 008888
* Tariff is subject to change without prior notice
Why is it referred to as Multi Currency?
It comes in 5 different currencies namely – USD, GPB, EUR, AUD, SAR
Do I need an account with Seylan bank to obtain a card?
No you do not require an account with Seylan Bank
What is the difference in obtaining a travel card, when I can use debit or Credit card?
The exchange rate is locked in at the point of purchase; there is no currency fluctuation
Is it widely accepted worldwide?
It is globally accepted, in any VISA accredited outlets/ATM. It is accepted over 30 million merchants and 2.2 million visa accredited ATM’s worldwide.
What is the maximum amount that I can carry with me?
Keeping in conformity to the Sri Lanka Exchange Control regulations, you are entitled for a maximum of USD 15,000 on producing valid travel documents.
Can I obtain this card from any of your branches?
Yes you can obtain from any one of our branches Island wide
How can I set the ATM PIN ?
You will receive the ATM PIN along with the card. If you need to change the PIN or if you have forgotten the ATM PIN , by logging to the customer W eb Portal you could change/reset same.
How can I get my Web portal logging PIN ?
You will receive the Web logging Password to your registered email address at the time of activation of the card and you could activate your Web login on your own by accessing the Web portal (NET) with your Web Password. Using the Web Password you can operate your own card account .i.e. check the balances , de activate card ,( cancellation) ,transaction details .
Is there a charge at the point of cash withdrawal?
Yes USD 2/= or its equivalent(only on other Bank ATM’s) will be applied on Card Accounts at the time of transaction performed.In addition Please note that certain Banks levy an additional ATM fee which is notified to card member prior to transaction is performed, enabling card member to proceed with the transaction at the card member's discretion Please ensure that sufficient funds are available (inclusive of above both ATM charges) in any one wallet, since partial authorizations are not allowed
What is the limit (ATM’S) that I can draw?
You can draw up to USD 10,000 per day (daily with drawal limits of Bank's will apply)