Send money to the UK

Send money online to the UK with Western Union.

Send money in minutes1 for cash pick up starting at $1 fee*. Check out more prices with our price estimator.
Choose the service that's right for you. Send money for cash pick up in minutes1 or to a qualifying bank account.
We have more than 9,000 agent locations to make it convenient for your receiver to pick up money.
Use our free mobile app to send a money transfer to the UK on the go.

Send Money Online

  • Transfer money to the UK

    Pay using your bank account or debit/credit2 card.
    Choose the service that best fits your needs:
    - Send money in minutes.1
    - Send money within 1 to 3 bank business days1 for a more economical price.
  • Receive money in the UK

    Get cash in minutes or in one to three bank business days.1
    Receive money into your bank account in as little as three days.1
  • How to send money to the UK

    Sign up for an account online.
    Choose a money transfer service.
    Enter receiver and payment information.
    Confirm identity and money transfer details.
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* Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates.

1 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”).

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