Sending money to China is easy and reliable with Western Union and our many convenient ways to make a money transfer.
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Ways to send money to China
Ways to receive money in China
Transfer money to China on the go or start a transfer and pay in store later, saving you time at the counter.Download the app
Make a money transfer to China in person at more than 2,7001 agent locations across Canada – from Victoria to Halifax.Find locations in Canada
Send money direct to many major banks in China, including accounts held with the Bank of China, China Construction Bank, Agricultural Bank of China and more.Find out more today
Send money directly to your loved one’s bank account in China with Alipay. All you need is their name and Alipay ID.Send money using Alipay
Using your banking details
Cash at an agent location
With a credit2or debit card
Transfer money from Canada to China on the move – or start on the app and pay by card or cash at an agent location.
Track your transfer to China in real time, wherever you are.
Save your favorite receivers’ details to make recurring transfers to China with only a few clicks.
Check your money transfer costs to China
See how much a money transfer to China could cost for free, with no obligation. Convert dollars to renminbi and view estimated transfer fees3.Estimate your transfer costs
Get your receiver’s details ready
However you choose to send money from Canada to China, make sure you have your receiver’s account number and type, national ID, address, state, city and mobile number ready to speed up the process.Get started today
Sending to Chinese bank accounts
Send money to a bank account in China, including at Bank of China, China Construction Bank, Agricultural Bank of China, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China, and Postal Savings Bank of China.Send now
Quick and effortless
Start sending money to China the way you like. Make a transfer online from home, via our app on the go, or in person at a close and convenient agent location.
Commitment to security
Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts cover every money transfer to China you make – whether online, via our app or in person.
Send money to China and more than 200 other countries and territories with our international network.
Earn My WU℠ rewards
Collect points every time you transfer money to China as part of the My WU℠ program. Redeem points for discounted future transfers.
Register for a free Western Union profile and start sending money to China.
Use the tracking number (MTCN) to follow your money from Canada to China in real time.
Make fast future money transfers to China by saving your receivers’ information.
Join My WU℠ and cash in any points you collect for special discounts and offers to transfer money to China in the future.
It’s easy to send money to a bank account in China online, using your credit2 or debit card or paying by bank transfer. To get started:
You can send cash to China from your nearest agent location in a few easy steps:
You can use our free, no-obligation estimation tool to see how much it might cost to send money to China. The total cost depends on various factors, including:
Transfer money to China on the go, anytime and anywhere to a bank account or for cash pickup with the Western Union app:
Online, you can send up to $5,000 CAD to China with Western Union by card and $999 by bank transfer. The maximum amount you can send in cash, by card or in person depends on the agent location.
¹ Agent location count effective 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.
4 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 mobile transactions funds will be paid to receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form for restrictions.