Collect nectar points on car insurance
Better rates and Nectar points with travel money
- Better exchange rates for Nectar card holders and 0% commission*
- Free next day delivery on orders worth £500 or more**
- Over 230 convenient instore Travel Money bureaux
- We buy back unused currency
If you’re looking to buy travel money, we've got 50+ currencies, with 0% commission on all foreign currencies ordered online and on the phone. All you need to do is show us your Nectar card (or quote the card number) when you buy. That goes for orders placed online, over the phone and instore.
Better exchange rates for Nectar card holders
Use your Nectar card to save money in more ways than one. We’ll give you better exchange rates on all foreign currency ordered online or by phone*, as well as Nectar points.
Prefer to order your holiday cash instore? You can still get a better Nectar card holder rate on Euros and US Dollars instore.
Have a look at our Nectar rates
More travel money means more Nectar points
The number of Nectar points you get depends on what your order is worth.*
|Order value||Points collected|
|£0 - £249.99||5|
|£250 - £499.99||10|
|£500 - £799.99||20|
Be aware that it could take up to 60 days for the points to appear on your account.
Collecting your travel money instore?
Just show us your Nectar card, valid photo ID and the card you used to pay for your order. The photo ID should be your passport or a UK photo driving licence (including provisional).
Ordering online or by phone?
Make sure you have your Nectar card handy, as we’ll ask for your Nectar card number.
Spend your Nectar points on the things you love
Use your Nectar points to treat yourself to a range of rewards, such as cinema tickets, meals out, flights and shopping.
- Caffè Nero
- Virgin Trains
- Vue cinema
On top of that, the Nectar Exclusives website has a whole host of offers for Nectar collectors. These exclusive deals are refreshed weekly, and include electronics, garden accessories, toys and beauty products.
You can also spend your Nectar points on live events, using the Nectar Tickets site - from stand-up comedy to theatre and gigs. And of course shopping in Sainsbury’s stores.
Haven’t got a Nectar card?
Don’t worry - it’s quick, easy and free to ask for a Nectar card online.
We can offer over 50 foreign currencies, including:
- Australian Dollar
- Bulgarian Lev
- Croatian Kuna
- Polish Zloty
- Turkish Lira
- Thai Baht
- US Dollar
Some of these are available for next day delivery or collection.**
*Better exchange rates for Nectar card holders are available on single purchase transactions of Euros and US Dollars bought instore and all available foreign currencies bought online or by phone. Exchange rates may vary depending on whether you buy online, by phone or instore. A Nectar points may take up to 60 days to appear on your account. Customers can collect Nectar points on all instore, phone and online purchases of foreign currency. The number of Nectar points collected is based on the value of the currency transaction: 5 points are collected for transactions between £0 and £249.99; 10 points for transactions between £250 and £499.99; 20 points for transactions between £500 and £799.99 and 50 points for transactions of £800 or more. A Nectar card must be presented at the time of purchase instore, or a Nectar card number quoted online or by phone at the time of purchase. The Nectar loyalty programme is run by Aimia Coalition Loyalty UK Ltd. The Nectar Collector Rules detail how to collect and use points. You can find these in the Nectar registration pack and at nectar.com.
**Home delivery is available Monday to Thursday (excluding Bank Holidays), when you order online before 2pm, or before 2.30pm by phone. It’s free on all orders of £500 or more (£5 for order from £100 to £499.99). We sometimes record telephone calls for safety and quality control reasons. Euros and US Dollars can be collected 24 hours after placing your order and all other currencies after 72 hours, provided we receive and confirm your order by 2pm. We charge an administration fee of £1.99 for orders under £100 that are collected instore.
Double Nectar Points Offer
Take out any of these products and you could boost your Nectar pointsHome Insurance
Underwritten by a carefully selected range of insurersHome Insurance Car Insurance
Underwritten by a carefully selected range of insurersCar Insurance Travel Insurance
(Annual cover)Travel Insurance Pet Insurance
(Premier or Premier Plus cover)Pet Insurance Life Insurance
(including Over 50s)Life Insurance
Double Nectar points is available to customers taking out a new qualifying insurance policy direct from Sainsbury's Bank, only the first policy of each product type registered on each Nectar account will qualify.
We'll double the points you collect on your shopping or fuel at Sainsbury's, provided you use your Nectar card at the same time, by awarding you a monthly bonus point payment. We'll do this for up to 2 years, unless you close or cancel your account/policy, miss a payment, or don't renew your insurance policy with a qualifying level of cover at first renewal. The maximum points we'll award each month is 1,250 per product.Frequently asked questions
From 11th April 2015, Sainsbury's has changed the number of base Nectar points awarded, from 2 points per £1 to 1 point per £1. Existing Sainsbury's Bank customers who enjoy a double Nectar points promotion will continue to collect points in line with their terms and conditions.
What has changed?