Send money online to Russia from your bank account for a fixed 5 EUR transfer fee*.

Now, you can send up to 5,000 EUR online from Austria to Russia for a fixed 5 EUR transfer fee*. Simply pay with your bank account and send cash for pickup at one of more than 40,000 agent locations** across Russia.

In 2015, Western Union increased the number of locations in Russia. Now, it is more convenient for your receivers to pick up cash, even if they live in remote areas. Find locations now.

Bank transfers

Western Union allows you to send money directly from your bank account to a Western Union agent location in Russia. When paying for your money transfer, choose ‘bank account’ as your payment option.


Here's how:

Log in or register for free.

Start your transaction with

Pay with your bank account.

Await confirmation by email.

Share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver for pickup.


Find out more about Western Union

Useful links

 1 More than 145 years of trusted service and experience. FAQs
 2 Easy and reliable payments from your bank account. How to send money online
 3 No hidden fees for the receiver to pay. Log in/register
 4 Send up to 5,000 EUR after you complete identification verification.  




*Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees and foreign exchange rates may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice. Price valid for online money transfers with bank funding and non-Euro payout in Russia, Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Poland, Albania, Bosnia, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, and Hungary.

**Network data as of 30 September 2015