¡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 westernunion.com to let a loved one know you’re thinking about them. 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 minutes1 at any of our more than 400 Western Union® agent locations in Costa Rica. Fees start at $4.99 to send up to $20 online.
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 4-star rated mobile app on your Android®, iPhone®, or iPad® to send money today. Fees start at $1 to send up to $10 for pickup in minutes.1
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 card.2
Getting started is easy
Sign up for an account online.
Choose your sending method.
Enter your receiver and payment information.
You'll get a confirmation by email with the tracking number (MTCN).
* 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 receipts for international transfers higher than $15. Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including the Service selected, the selection 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.
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