Send money to Romania

Send money to Romania with Western Union and support family and friends with ease. Enjoy peace of mind while transferring money around the world.

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    Using your bank details

    Cash at an agent location

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    Send money to Romania in a few taps with our app

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    Transfer money to Romania on the go, any time, anywhere.

    Track your money transfer using the MTCN number.

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    Ratings as of October 1, 2023.

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    Make it easy for your family and friends by sending money directly into their bank account. Have your receiver’s bank details to hand for an easy money transfer to Romania.

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    Reasons to choose Western Union

    International reach

    Send money to family and friends around the world with Western Union. We serve over 200 countries and territories1.

    Convenient agent locations

    With more than 3,5001 agent locations in Canada, you’re sure to find one near you. Start the money transfer on the app and finish up at your nearest agent location.


    Feel confident transferring money with Western Union. We have over 150 years of experience in sending money.

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    Follow the money

    Easily track your money transfer using the tracking number (MTCN) on your receipt.

    Plan ahead

    Plan your money transfers ahead so you never miss an important payment.

    Store useful details

    Save your loved ones’ details so you can send again quickly.

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Romania?

    You can send up to 7,500 CAD to Romania from Canada via cash from an agent location for a cash pickup. Or up to 5,000 CAD via credit3/debit card to your receiver’s bank account. Bank-to-bank transfers to Romania are limited to 999 CAD.

    How do I send money to Romania online?

    It’s simple and quick to transfer money to Romania using the Western Union website. Follow these steps to send money to Romania online:

    1. Log in or register for a free Western Union profile to begin your money transfer.
    2. Choose Romania as your destination and enter the amount you would like to send.
    3. Select your chosen payment method and confirm the receiving method – either to your loved one’s bank account or a cash pickup.
    4. Pay for the money transfer to Romania.
    5. Look out for the tracking number (MTCN) on your receipt. Share this with your receiver so that you can both track the funds.
    What do I need to send money online to Romania?

    To transfer money to Romania online, you need accurate and up-to-date information about your payment method, as well as your receiver’s details. For a cash pickup you will need their:

    • Full name (as it appears on their legal identification)
    • Email address
    • Contact details (optional)

    If you are sending money to your receiver’s bank account, you will also need their bank information – including their IBAN (International Bank Account Number).

    How do I send money to Romania from a Western Union agent location?

    To send money from one of more than 3,5001 agent locations in Canada, follow these instructions:

    1. Locate your nearest agent location using our online search
    2. Take your government-issued ID or phone number to the agent location with you. You may be asked to provide proof of funds, so take a bank statement or payslip along too. You will need to supply your receiver’s information for the money transfer to Romania.
    3. Pay for the money transfer using cash or credit3/debit card.
    4. Keep the MTCN number on your receipt safe. You can share this with your receiver so you can both follow the money transfer to Romania.
    How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Romania?

    Use our price estimator tool to predict the cost of sending money to Romania, including the current exchange rate and any associated transfer fees4.

    How long does it take to send money to Romania from Canada?

    Your money transfer to Romania could be received as a cash pickup in minutes2 if you pay using cash or credit3/debit card. A payment from your bank account could take seven to 10 business days5 to reach your receiver and a bank-to-bank transfer could take eight to 12 business days5.

    1 Network data as of December 31, 2021.

    2 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 the receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to the account tied to the 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.

    3 Your card issuer may charge a cash advance fee and interest for using a credit card.

    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.

    5 Your transfer may be delayed or unavailable based on factors listed in our Terms and Conditions, including service selected, regulatory reasons, holidays, or other agent specific limitations.