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Online and on time, a better way to send money

Quick and reliable transfers around the world. Enjoy our launch transfer fee of 0.5 BHD1

With Western Union online profile you can:

Quick. Reliable. Online.

Your money reaches your receiver in minutes2. Send to over 500,000 agent locations3. In more than 200 countries and territories around the world. We’ve been moving money for over 165 years.

3 most asked questions

How do I provide my identification document?

You can present your valid Bahrain National ID [Smart Card / CPR]. The acceptable identification document is a valid Bahrain National ID. For more information please click here

Where are dedicated locations for physical identifications in Bahrain?

You can find all locations for in-person verification here

How long it will take to confirm my identity?

After you present your Bahrain National ID [Smart Card / CPR] at the nearest NEC agent location or presented your ID to a NEC representative at another location of your preference, you will receive a confirmation by email. If you need to send money before your verification is completed, please visit a Western Union agent location.

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1 Reduced transfer fee shall take effect from October 2017. Western Union has a right to cancel or extend campaign without additional notice.
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. Subject to applicable taxes (if any)

2 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.

3 Agent location count valid as of 30 June 2017