Send money to Jamaica

Transfer money to Jamaica your way. With Western Union, it’s quick and simple to send money to Jamaica from Canada.

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    $0 transfer fee1 when sending money online to international bank accounts.

    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Choose the way you pay

    Using your bank details

    Cash at an agent location

    With a credit2 or debit card

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    Send money to Jamaica in a few taps with our app

    Wire money to Jamaica on the go – from anywhere 24/7.

    Make a money transfer to Jamaica and track it in real time.

    Save receiver details to make repeat payments to friends and family fast.

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    More information on how to send money to Jamaica from Canada

    Wire funds via the app

    Send money to Jamaica from Canada, wherever you are in the country, by simply downloading our helpful app.

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    Send money in person

    You can also transfer money to loved ones in Jamaica in person – all you need is your receiver’s account number and type, national ID, address, state, city and mobile number.

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    Send money to a Jamaican bank account

    Whether your family member or friend has an account with Jamaica National Bank, Scotiabank or CIBC, we can help you transfer money to them with ease.

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    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Experience you can rely on

    We’ve helped families and friends around the world transfer funds since 1851 – so you know you can rely on our services when sending money to Jamaica from Canada.

    Our security commitment

    At Western Union, we’re committed to fighting fraud – that’s why every money transfer you make to Jamaica from Canada is encrypted.

    Choose how to pay

    Choose exactly how you want to send money to Jamaica and help the people you love, with our options of a transfer online, via the app or in person.

    Free registration

    It’s quick and free to register for a Western Union profile. Simply head to our website or download the mobile app to register with no charge.

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    Track transfers

    Follow your transfers with the app or online and see them arrive in Jamaica.

    Get rewards

    Register with the My WU℠ program and earn reward points every time you send money to Jamaica.

    Benefit from discounts

    Register with Western Union in a matter of minutes to access special offers.

    Save key information

    When you save your receiver’s details, you can quickly resend with Western Union.

    Frequently asked questions

    How do I send money to Jamaica online?

    Sending money to a Jamaican bank account is quick and easy – you can send funds to qualifying accounts using your credit2/debit card or pay by bank transfer.

    Here’s how to wire money to Jamaica:

    1. Log inor register and verify your free profile. Click ‘Send now’ to start your transfer.
    2. Enter Jamaica as the destination and choose the amount you’d like to send. Transfer times vary per destination, but you’ll be able to view the times as you make your selections.
    3. Select ‘Bank account’. You can select a past receiver or enter your loved one’s bank account details.
    4. Pay with your credit2/debit card or by bank transfer.
    5. Review and confirm, then your money is on the way. We’ll send you a confirmation email with a tracking number (MTCN). You can share this number with your receiver to track the funds.

    How do I send money to Jamaica for cash pickup at a Western Union® agent location?

    If you need to get funds to your receiver quickly, sending money to Jamaica for cash pickup is a fast and convenient option. Simply pay by credit2/debit card or by bank transfer and the money should be ready for cash pickup in minutes3.

    If paying by credit2/debit card to transfer money to Jamaica:

    1. Log in or register and verify your free profile. Click ‘Send now’ to start your transfer.
    2. Enter Jamaica as the destination and choose the amount you’d like to send. Select ‘Cash pickup’ and payment by card.
    3. Enter your receiver’s name and address.
    4. Pay with your credit2/debit card.
    5. We’ll send you a confirmation email with a tracking number (MTCN). Share this with your receiver for a fast cash pickup.

    If paying by bank transfer to send money to Jamaica:

    1. Log in or register and verify your free Western Union profile. Click ‘Send now’ to start your transfer.
    2. Enter Jamaica as the destination and the amount you’d like to pay with a bank account. Select ‘Cash pickup’.
    3. Verify your bank account and complete your money transfer.
    4. We will send you a confirmation email containing a tracking number (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver for a cash pickup.

    How do I send money to Jamaica with the Western Union® app?

    The Western Union® app lets you send money to a bank account in Jamaica on the go, anytime and anywhere. You can also send funds for cash pickup or to a mobile wallet.

    1. If you already have the Western Union®app, log in with Touch ID or your credentials. If you don’t have our app yet, simply download it on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store. New users can follow the steps to register with an email address. You can verify your profile using your driver’s license, passport or government-issued ID.
    2. Start a money transfer by selecting Jamaica as the destination country and entering the amount you’d like to send. Choose the payout method that works for you: directly to a bank account, for cash pickup or to a mobile wallet if available. Then enter your receiver’s details.
    3. Pay for your money transfer via credit2/debit card or with your bank account.
    4. We’ll provide a tracking number (MTCN). Share this number with your receiver to track the funds. If sending to a mobile wallet, you and your receiver will get a confirmation alert via text notification when the money is delivered.

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    How much does it cost to send money to Jamaica?

    Figuring out what the best way to send money to Jamaica is will include discovering how much a transfer might cost you. We have a helpful price estimator to help you get a clear idea of our fees4, exchange rates and transfer limits – check it out to discover how much it might cost to send money to Jamaica.

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    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 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.

    4 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.