Travel abroad with ICICI Bank Forex Prepaid Cards

That’s not all. You can also avoid the effects of currency rate fluctuations and save cross-currency charges by loading your card with the following 15 foreign currencies:

  • United States Dollar (USD)
  • Great Britain Pound (GBP)
  • Euro (EUR)
  • Canadian Dollar (CAD)
  • Australian Dollar (AUD)
  • Singapore Dollar (SGD)
  • United Arab Emirates Dirham (AED)
  • Swiss France (CHF)
  • Japanese Yen (JPY)
  • Swedish Krone (SEK)
  • South African Rand (ZAR)
  • Saudi Riyal (SAR)
  • Thai Baht (THB)
  • New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
  • Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)

Load your Forex Prepaid Card and activate it instantly to start using it for booking your international flights and accommodation right away.

You can make payments with our Forex Prepaid Cards on international websites and in merchant outlets overseas only.  

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ICICI BANK FOREX PREPAID CARD BENEFITS

Free Replacement Card

Free Replacement Card

In case of theft, loss or damage of your primary card, get your replacement card activated instantly.

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Comprehensive Travel Insurance

Comprehensive Travel Insurance

A Forex Prepaid Card from ICICI Bank offers you 360° protection on your international journeys.

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Secured transactions

Secured transactions

Your transactions are protected by superior security through 3D Secure authentication and Chip-and-PIN technology.

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Emergency Travel Assistance

Emergency Travel Assistance

Get free emergency cash delivery services in case of theft/loss of your card overseas.

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CONTACT US

For queries related to Forex Prepaid Cards, please keep the details of your Forex Prepaid Card handy at the time of calling. This is required for the purpose of authentication.
In case, you are currently in India or are travelling abroad and calling from an Indian number
Call on 1800 1080
Select your language preference > Select Option 2 for Credit Card or Prepaid Cards > Then enter the 16 digit Card number.
In case, you are travelling abroad and calling from the local international number of the following countries, please use the 24-hour International Toll free numbers and follow the dialing pattern set by the service provider or individual country:

Country calling from

Call on

Australia

180 093 618 9 / 611 800 318 235

Bahrain

800 04 877 / 973 800 048 54

Belgium

008 004 433 2332 / 328 007 515 0

Canada

186 642 424 48 / 186 637 025 33

Finland

008 004 433 233 2 / 358 800 770 557

France

008 004 433 233 2 / 338 009 053 84

Germany

008 004 433 233 2 / 498 004 000 804

Ireland

008 004 433 233 2 / 353 180 020 045 5

Italy

008 004 433 233 2 / 398 007 694 23

Kuwait

965 220 592 60

Luxembourg

008 004 433 233 2 / 352 800 278 09

Netherlands

008 004 433 233 2 / 318 000 222 642

Oman

968 800 772 85, 800 788 55

Portugal

008 004 433 233 2 , 351 800 450 071

Qatar

800 101 631, 974 800 101 724

Saudi Arabia

966 800 850 033 9, 800 850 142 6

Singapore

800 101 2553 / 658 003 211 110

Spain

008 004 433 233 2 / 349 008 760 18

UAE

800 091 140 01/ 800 018 301 73

United Kingdom

080 813 141 51 / 448 081 754 590

United States

186 642 424 48 / 184 488 581 00

Select ‘Option 4’ for Forex Prepaid Cards. You can then speak to our Customer Care Executive.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Forex Prepaid Card

What is an ICICI Bank Forex Prepaid Card?

ICICI Bank Forex Prepaid Card is a card that offers 15 currency wallets. It is a smart, convenient and secure alternative to carry foreign currency while travelling overseas.

What is a forex prepaid card used for?

A forex prepaid card is a smart, convenient and secure alternative that you can use to carry foreign currency when you travel overseas.

What is the benefit of having a forex prepaid/ travel card?

A forex prepaid/ travel card acts as a convenient and secure alternative to carry foreign currency while travelling overseas. Here’s a preview of the benefits of having a forex travel/ forex prepaid card.

  • You can store multiple currencies in a single card in case you are travelling to different countries.
  • Unlike credit and debit cards, there are no extra charges associated with POS and e-commerce transactions made using forex prepaid cards.
  • They are universally accepted.
  • The exchange rate is fixed when you load the card and there are no dynamic currency conversion charges either.

What is a Multi-Currency Card?

A multi-currency card features multiple wallets for different currencies in a single card. ICICI Bank currently lets you load up to 15 currencies in a single multi-currency card.

Can I transfer money from my forex/ forex prepaid card to my bank account?

Yes, of course. When you no longer require forex currency, the amount remaining in your forex prepaid cards can be refunded to the bank account linked with it.

How can I apply for a forex/ forex prepaid card?

You can submit your request for a forex prepaid card at the nearest ICICI Bank Forex Branch. People with a savings account from ICICI Bank can apply through iMobile app too.

How do I put money in my forex/ forex prepaid card?

You can load money in your forex/ forex prepaid card online, through internet banking or iMobile app. If the account is not linked, you, as the cardholder, or any third party can submit a request for the same at the nearest forex branch of ICICI Bank.

How can I activate my forex/ forex prepaid card

With a fresh load of funds, the forex/ forex prepaid card will be activated automatically. However, if your forex prepaid card from ICICI Bank is inactive or temporarily blocked, please call our customer care to get it reactivated.

I am unable to withdraw funds from the ATM using my forex/ forex prepaid card. What should I do?

If you are unable to withdraw funds from the ATM using your forex/ forex prepaid card, kindly follow these steps:

  • Check the balance in the card for confirmation on whether there’s sufficient balance to withdraw the amount that you need.

  • If there is sufficient balance, check that you are not exceeding the daily withdrawal limits. The limits include ATM withdrawal charges as well.

  • If it is within the limit and you are still unable to withdraw cash using an active forex/ forex prepaid card, please call our customer care for further assistance.

What is the limit for cash withdrawals from ATMs using my forex/ forex prepaid card?

The daily limit for cash withdrawals is $2,000 or its equivalent in any other currency. This limit includes withdrawal charges and taxes, unless otherwise specified.

Can I retain the foreign exchange on my ICICI Bank Forex Prepaid Card after returning to India?

You can retain the residual balance in the card only if it is less than $2,000. Refunds have to be claimed within 180 days from your date of arrival (as per RBI regulations).