Send money to Canada from India

Send money to Canada from India with Western Union. Support friends and family across Canada with our reliable money transfer services.

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    More information on how to send money to Canada from India

    Have your receiver’s details ready

    To make money transfers to Canada from India online you need your receiver’s bank details (bank name, code and account number). Save these for convenient future transfers.

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    Pick up money in person

    When you send money from India to Canada, you can arrange for your loved ones to receive their funds at one of more than 2,7001 agent locations – from Vancouver to Ottawa.

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    Transfer money direct to bank accounts

    We serve many of Canada’s major banking providers. You can send money direct to accounts held with Royal Bank of Canada, the Bank of Toronto, and the Bank of Montreal.

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    Reasons to choose Western Union

    Register for free

    Registering with Western Union is quick, easy and free. Simply create and verify your profile online to get started.

    We’re committed to security

    When you make a money transfer to Canada from India, you can rest assured that all our transfers are encrypted.

    International reach

    Wherever you are, we’re committed to helping you move money to your friends and family around the world – we serve more than 200 countries and territories.

    Convenient agent locations

    When you transfer money back home to Canada from India, your loved ones are never far from one of our convenient agent locations.

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    Never miss an important date

    Schedule your transfers to Canada from India to make sure you never miss a birthday, anniversary, or bill payment date.

    Track your money around the world

    When you complete your transfer, you’ll be given a unique tracking number (MTCN) so you and your receiver can track your money online.

    Save loved ones’ details

    Store important details in your profile to make repeat money transfers quickly and easily.

    Get rewarded with My WUSM

    Register today and take advantage of cashback offers and transfer fee3 discounts with our My WUSM program.

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send from India to Canada?

    When making a money transfer to Canada from India, the limits depend on your location and the purpose of your transfer. For example, for the purpose of overseas education you can usually send the INR equivalent of up to $10,000 USD. For all other purposes, the limit is $5,000 USD per transfer.

    In total you can send up to 250,000 USD per financial year – from April 1st to March 31st – which includes every transfer sent using any Western Union service.

    How do I send money online from India to Canada?

    When looking at how to transfer money from India to Canada, simply follow these quick and easy steps:

    1. Log in or register for your free Western Union profile.
    2. Click on ‘send now’. Then enter the transfer amount and choose Canada as your destination.
    3. Enter your receiver’s details or choose from one of your saved contacts.
    4. Select whether you want to pay via bank transfer, credit2 or debit card, and enter your details.
    5. Pay for the transfer and you’ll receive an email containing your tracking number (MTCN), so you can track your money transfer to Canada from India.
    What do I need to send money online from India to Canada?

    All you need to transfer money from India to Canada online is:

    • A Western Union profile – you can register and verify it for free online.
    • You and your loved ones’ account and personal details – this includes account numbers and potentially addresses.
    • Proof of funds – we need to know whether you can cover the payment amount and any exchange rates and transfer fees2.
    How do I estimate the cost to transfer money from India to Canada?

    This depends on specific transfer fees3, the current exchange rate3 between the Canadian dollar and the Indian rupee, and your chosen payment method. You can use our price estimator tool to work out such costs before you send.

    1 Agent location count valid as of September 30, 2021.

    2 If you’re using a credit card, a card-issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. To avoid these fees or for reduced fees, use a debit card or check other payment methods.

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