Send money to Saudi Arabia

Send money to Saudi Arabia with ease with Western Union. Support your family wherever they are, with fast and simple money transfers around the world.

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We’ve sent money around the world for more than 150 years

We’ve sent money around the world for more than 150 years

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Convenient ways to send and receive money from Canada to Saudi Arabia

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 Saudi Arabia in a few taps with our app

Start online using the Western Union® app and pay in-store

Send to Saudi Arabia again quickly

Track your transfer in real time using the unique tracking number (MTCN)

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More information on how to send money to Saudi Arabia from Canada

Through the app

Transferring money around the world is simple with the Western Union app®. Send money from home, during your commute or while you’re on the move.

Send cash

Enjoy freedom to pay the way you like with Western Union. Visit your nearest agent location to send money to Saudi Arabia in cash.

My WU rewards

Earn points on your money transfers to Saudi Arabia when you become a My WU member and redeem them against future transfer fees3.

Reasons to choose Western Union

Send the way you like

Choose to send money to Saudi Arabia online, on the app, or in person.

Enjoy peace of mind

Send money in confidence with Western Union. All money transfers are encrypted with fraud prevention measures in place.

Register for free

Register with Western Union to send money to family and friends around the world today.

Renowned heritage

Feel confident using the Western Union service. We have 150 years of experience in sending money.

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Quick and easy

It’s easy to register and start sending money to Saudi Arabia from Canada today.

Track your transfer

Use the unique tracking number (MTCN) to easily follow your money transfer to Saudi Arabia.

Schedule transfers

Never miss a family birthday or bill payment again when you plan your money transfers in advance.

Save receiver details

If you make regular payments to family, save their information so you can send money to Saudi Arabia again quickly.

Frequently asked questions

How much money can I send to Saudi Arabia?

You can only send money for a cash pickup in Saudi Arabia. Transfer up to 7,500 CAD by credit2/debit card online or 3780 CAD in cash from an agent location. If you would rather send money to Saudi Arabia from your bank account, there is a sending limit of 999 CAD.

How do I send money online to Saudi Arabia?

It’s easy to send money to Saudi Arabia online; just follow these steps:

  1. Log in or register for a free profile to start your money transfer to Saudi Arabia.
  2. Enter the amount you would like to send, your chosen payment method and ‘cash pickup’ as the receiving option.
  3. Enter your details and your receiver’s information when prompted.
  4. Pay for the money transfer using your selected method of payment.
  5. Keep your unique tracking number (MTCN) number safe and share it with your receiver so that you can both track the funds.
How do I send money to Saudi Arabia from a Western Union agent location?

Benefit from the expertise of our employees at one of our agent locations. To send money from Canada to Saudi Arabia, follow these steps:

  1. Locate your nearest agent location by using our online search
  2. Head down to the agent location with a government-issued ID, your My WU number or phone number. You will also need to supply your receiver’s information. You may be asked to provide proof of your source of funds – so take along a bank statement or tax return with you.
  3. Pay for the money transfer to Saudi Arabia using cash or a credit2/debit card.
  4. Share the unique tracking number (MTCN) number from your receipt with your receiver for a faster cash pickup.
How long does it take to send money to Saudi Arabia from Canada?

The time it takes for your money to arrive in Saudi Arabia for a cash pickup can vary. You can expect a money transfer paid by credit2 or debit card or cash from an agent location to reach your family in minutes4. Bank account transfers can take 7-10 business days to reach your receiver.

1 Network data as of December 31, 2021.

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

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 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.