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Send money from Albania

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How do you want to send money?

Online

Transfers at your fingertips

You can send money online directly to your receiver’s bank account * or for cash pick up from a Western Union agent in minutes *. To start sending money online, simply follow the below steps:

1. Log in or learn how to register

If your profile is registered and verified skip to step 3.

2.

For first time users, you will need to verify your ID in person at one of our verification locations before you can send money online.

3. Select "Send money"

  • Enter transfer details, including money collection method
  • Select payment option, currently only bank transfer
  • Follow steps to pay via bank transfer
  • Review and confirm

Once completed, you’ll receive an SMS with your tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

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In person

Money in minutes *

You can send money in person by following the steps below:

1. Visit your nearest Western Union agent location

2. Share your details

Provide the agent with your full name and a valid government-issued ID.

3. Share your receiver’s details

- Provide the agent with your receiver’s full name, the destination country and the transfer amount.

- Choose how you want your receiver to collect the funds: cash or direct to bank.

4. Pay and send

Once completed, you’ll be given a tracking number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

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Register for free

1
Register your profile

2
Verify your profile

3
Send money online

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Why Western Union?

Why Western Union?

Cash in minutes

Your cash will be ready for collection from an agent location within minutes*.

Peace of mind

Track your transfer and know where your money is at all times.

Rely on us

We have over 145 years experience in global money transfers.

Trusted by 150 million customers

Ready to send money online?

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Need help?

We’re always happy to help.

Read our FAQs or contact us on:

0800 44 55
Mon-Sat 0800-1900
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Holidays 1000-1600
westernunion@uft.al

Our team speak Albanian and English

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* *Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory and foreign exchange issues, required receiver action(s), identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See Send Form for details.