Send money to Costa Rica with

Send money to Costa Rica with

¡Hola! We know how important your family and friends back home are to you. Western Union makes sending money to Costa Rica fast and easy. You can send colones anywhere in Costa Rica -- from San José to Limón to San Francisco. Send money from to let a loved one know you’re thinking about them. Fees start at $1 to send up to $10. Price your transaction here.*

Sending money online with Western Union has its advantages.

  • It’s fast. Your family and friends can pick up the money in minutes** at any of our more than 400 Western Union® agent locations in Costa Rica.
  • It’s convenient. Whether you’re online or on the go, we make it easy and convenient for you to send money to Costa Rica. Use our four-star rated mobile app on your Android®,iPhone®, or iPad® to send money today.
  • It’s easy. Send money online in a few simple steps. You choose how you want to pay -- whether it’s through your bank account, debit card, or credit card1.
Send Money Online

Online options to send money to Costa Rica:

cardarrowaccount From your credit card to a Western Union location. Our fastest service starting at $1 fee*
bankarrowaccount From your bank account to a Western Union location. Send $2,999 for $30 fee*
cardarrowaccount From your debit card to a Western Union location. Send up to $2,999

Getting started is easy

  • Sign up for an account online.
  • Choose your sending method.
  • Enter your receiver and payment information.

The money is generally available within three bank business days when sending to a qualifying bank account. In some cases, it may be deposited the next day. The three-day count begins the day after you send the transaction.**



* Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates.

** Date available will be displayed on receipt for international transfers on or over $15. Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including the Service selected, the select ion of delayed delivery options, special terms applicable to each Service, amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”).

1 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. Use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges.