Send money to Colombia

Send money to Colombia online, with our app or in person. Make reliable payments and transfer your money where it matters most, from Cartagena to Bogotá.

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    Easily send money from Belgium to Colombia

    You can’t put a price on being able to reliably send money to Colombia. Whether you’re giving a birthday gift to a friend, supporting your family or investing in a business opportunity, do it through a service you can trust.

    You can’t put a price on being able to reliably send money to Colombia. Whether you’re giving a birthday gift to a friend, supporting your family or investing in a business opportunity, do it through a service you can trust.

    Register to send money to Colombia right away

    Easy transfer tracking

    Track your money transfer when sending money from Belgium to Colombia with your unique MTCN (money transfer control number).

    A wide network of agent locations

    Your loved ones can collect money from anywhere by visiting a nearby Western Union branch.

    Pay the way you like

    Choose the payment method that suits you best for sending money to Colombia — credit3 or debit card, using a bank account, or Sofort.

    Speed up your future transactions

    Easily repeat your money transfers by saving the receiver’s details, and save time when you next need to send money to Colombia.

    Why choose Western Union?

    Different payment methods

    Send money from home or on the go online or via the Western Union® app.

    Easy to Re-send

    Our one-tap re-send function allows you to quickly and easily repeat a money transfer to a loved one.

    Commitment to your security

    Our encryption and fraud prevention measures protect your Western Union money transfers.

    Free registration

    Register right away by entering your details to create your free profile, online or via the app.

    Send money to Colombia with just a few taps in our app

    Transfer money to your loved ones, whatever the circumstances.

    Save your loved ones’ details to make your next money transfer to Colombia even easier.

    Follow the progress of your transfer in real time, and track it as it crosses the Atlantic.

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    Choose the payment method that suits you best

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    Be there for your loved ones when they need you

    Whether your loved ones are celebrating a birth in Medellín or a wedding in Cartagena, or have a business opportunity, show your support with a reliable money transfer with Western Union. Use our service to send money to Colombia whenever and from wherever you want.

    Ready to send money to Colombia?

    If you want to know more, we have an FAQ section below, but if you’re ready to send money to Colombia, you can do so right away.

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Colombia?

    If you’re sending money to Colombia for cash pickup, you can send up to €5000. If you’re sending money directly to a Colombian bank account, you can send up to €4000. Finally, it is worth noting that if the receiver wants a transfer directly to their mobile wallet1 or Visa debit card, you can send up to €2200.

    How do I transfer money to Colombia online?
    1. Create a profile or log in to your Western Union account and click “Continue.”
    2. Select “Colombia” in the “Send to” box and enter the amount you would like to send in the relevant box.
    3. Once you’ve entered the desired amount, you’ll be asked to choose how the receiver will get the money — in their bank account or to be picked up in cash.
    4. For the next step, select a payment method. You should now be able to see a comprehensive quote.
    5. Click “Continue” to go to the next page and fill out both your own and the receiver’s details. You will also be asked to indicate the reason for the transfer and the source of the funds.
    6. Once you’ve confirmed the transaction, you’ll receive a unique MTCN (money transfer control number) to track the progress of your transfer. You can share this number with your receiver.
    What do I need to send money to Colombia online?

    To send money from Belgium to Colombia, you will need:

    • Your full name and mailing address.
    • An official form of Belgian ID (driver’s license, passport or other).
    • Your payment details.
    • Your receiver’s full name and address, as well as their bank details if you have chosen to transfer money to a Visa debit card or a bank account.
    How do I send money to Colombia from a Western Union agent location?

    To make a money transfer to Colombia in person, follow these steps:

    • Find an agent location near you.
    • Bring a state-issued ID, driver’s license or passport so that we can verify your identity.
    • Also, make sure to have a bank statement, a tax return or a paycheck with you, in case we ask you for proof of the source of the funds.
    • You will also need your receiver’s contact information and a valid payment method.
    • You will receive an unique MTCN (money transfer control number) that you can use to track the progress of your transfer.
    How do I work out the transfer fees for sending money to Colombia?

    Once you’ve selected your payment method, how the receiver wants the money and the transfer amount on our dedicated page, the details regarding the transfer fees2, estimated transfer time and exchange rates will display.

    Got more questions?

    Check out our FAQs or contact our customer service team.

    1 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. For money transfers made by cell phone, the funds will be paid to the receiver’s mobile wallet account provider so they can then be credited to the account linked to the receiver’s cell phone number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS, account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form to learn more about restrictions.

    2 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing an intermediary money transfer company, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel and location, based on a number of factors. Fees and rates are subject to change without notice.

    3 Some card issuers may charge additional fees for using our services. Please contact your card issuer for more information.