Send Money Online

Send an online money transfer with Western Union.

Sending money should be as convenient as checking your email or surfing the Web. With Western Union, you can send money online 24/7.* Your receiver can pick up the money as cash at a Western Union agent location. In certain countries, money can be deposited in a bank account or received in a mobile wallet.

Money transfer to China
Money transfer to Russia
Money transfer to India Money transfer to the Ukraine
Money transfer to Thailand Money transfer to the Philippines
Money transfer to Romania
Money transfer to Pakistan

 

Transaction limits

Send up to 400 GBP per transaction for your first and second money transfers, and up to 4000 GBP per transaction after you've gone through the identification process.

Payment options

You can pay with your credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, Delta and Visa Electron). Or you can simply use your bank account to pay (WU Pay and SOFORT banking). Learn more about our payment options with bank transfer.

payment methods

Send money for cash pickup - in minutes

When you need money to be there in minutes.1,2

  1. Log in to your profile. If you don't have a profile, please register for free.
  2. Start a transaction, enter destination and amount.
  3. As “Delivery method” choose “Cash”.
  4. Pay with your Visa, MasterCard, Maestro or Visa Debit (Delta and Visa Electron).3 Or pay via bank transfer (SOFORT).
  5. You'll get a confirmation by email. Save the tracking number (MTCN) to share with your receiver for pickup.

1 Read the restrictions and special notes for this service.

2 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See online Terms & Conditions for details.

3 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply.

To a bank account

Sending money directly to your receiver is easier than ever when you transfer money to a bank account. Western Union makes the process quick and convenient.1, 2

  1. Log in to your profile. If you don’t have a profile, please register for free.
  2. Choose to a bank account.
  3. Enter your receiver’s bank account information. Learn more about what’s required.
  4. Pay with your bank account (Faster Payments, SOFORT banking), or with your credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, Delta, Visa Electron).3
  5. You'll get a confirmation by email with the tracking number (MTCN).
  6. The money will be deposited into your receiver’s qualifying bank account. Check out destination-specific timing.

1 Read the restrictions and special notes for this service.

2 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See online Terms & Conditions for details.

3 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply.

To a mobile phone

If your receiver lives in a country where we offer this service, you can send money to their mobile phone—so they can get their money even more quickly and easily.1 Make sure your receiver has activated a mobile wallet2 with one of our partner mobile operators in their country.

  1. Check available destination countries and mobile providers.
  2. Log in to your profile. If you don't have a profile, please register for free.
  3. Choose our mobile phone service.2
  4. Enter your receiver's name, address, and mobile number.1
  5. Pay with your Visa, MasterCard, Maestro or Visa Debit (Delta and Visa Electron).3
  6. You and your receiver will get a confirmation alert via SMS4 notification when the money's delivered.

1 Read the restrictions and special notes for this service.

2 Funds will be paid to receiver’s mobile wallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash.

3 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply.

4 Standard message and data rates from mobile service providers may apply.