Sending money to Ghana to support your loved ones? Make convenient transfers online, in-person or using our app today.
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Ways to send money to Ghana
Ways to receive money in Ghana
Make a transfer on the go with our app. Want to pay cash? You can start your transfer via the app and pay in-store.Download the Western Union app
With more than 2,7001 Canadian agent locations, from Toronto to Inuvik, it’s easy to find a Western Union site near you.Find an agent location
Send money to Ghana bank accounts with zero fees2 – a direct way to support your friends and family.Find out more
Using your banking details
Cash at an agent location
With a credit3 or debit card
Transfer money to Ghana at a time that suits you – at home, at work or on the go.
Save your loved ones’ details for next time to make fast future payments.
Track your transfer and get a notification when it arrives in Ghana.
Get a free estimate
Get a handle on your fees, exchange rates and transfer times before you start sending money to Ghana. It’s free and there’s no obligation to continue.Use the price estimator
Have your receiver’s details ready
To send money to Ghana, you’ll need to provide your loved one’s account number and type, national ID, address, state, city and mobile number.
Send to a bank account with $0 fees2
We’re offering $0 fees when you send money online to bank accounts around the world.Get started
Committed to fraud prevention
Our encryption and anti-fraud efforts aim to protect your money transfer to Ghana. But before you start your transfer, make sure everything is as it seems.Learn how to spot fraud
Transfers to suit you
Transfer money the way that suits you – online, in-person or via the app, by cash, card or bank transfer.
Whether you’re sending money to Ghana, elsewhere in West Africa or further afield, we can help. We operate in more than 200 countries and territories around the world.
We’ve been moving money across countries and continents for more than 160 years. Today, we make an average of 25 transfers per second – connecting people around the world.Learn more
With the My WU℠ program, you’ll earn points on every transfer – giving you exclusive offers and money off down the line.
Complete your transfer in Canada and track it all the way to Ghana. Get important updates and notifications when it arrives.
Waiting for payday, or want to send a surprise for a special occasion? Schedule your money transfers to Ghana in advance.
Start sending money from Canada to Ghana by registering for a free Western Union profile.
We offer mobile money transfers to Ghana. These allow you to directly send money to a Ghana mobile wallet. Follow these simple steps:
Your full costs will vary depending on your transfer method and the amount. When you’re researching the best way to send money to Ghana, it’s always useful to know your costs in advance. Use our price estimator to get a handle on them. It’s free and you’re under no obligation to continue with the transfer.
¹ Agent location count effective as of September 30, 2021.
² 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.
³ 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.