Send money to Turkey

Send money to Turkey from Canada in the most convenient way for you. Reliably transfer money to friends and family with Western Union.

Be informed. Be aware. Protect yourself from fraud.
Hero _ Corridor - Turkey

We encrypt your transfers

We encrypt your transfers

We are committed to keeping your data secure

We are committed to keeping your data secure

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

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

The #1 downloaded money transfer app of last year just got even better! Simplified. Seamless. See for yourself.
Get our new app

Convenient ways to send and receive money

Choose the way you pay

Using your bank details

Cash at an agent location

With a credit4 or debit card

Ready to send money?

Send money to Turkey in a few taps with our app

Send money to loved ones on the go and at any time.

Start a money transfer online, then pay at an agent location when it’s convenient for you.

Save receiver details to transfer money from Canada to Turkey even quicker next time.

Download the app

Ratings as of January 1, 2022.

More information on how to send money to Turkey from Canada

Get a free estimate before you send

Calculate the latest transfer fees5, times and currency exchange rates available before sending money to Turkey.

Get an estimate

Sending money to Turkey in person

With more than 3,5001 agent locations in Canada, it’s easy to find one near you and send money to a Turkish bank account2 or for cash pickup.

Find an agent location

Sending money to bank accounts

Customers of major Turkish banks including Ziraat Bankasi and Isbank can receive money directly into their bank accounts2.

Send money now

Reasons to choose Western Union

Reliable heritage

For more than 150 years, Western Union has been helping people send money around the world. You can trust us to help you move yours, too.

International / worldwide reach

With more than 2001 countries and territories, you can support your loved ones wherever they may be.

Security commitment

We encrypt all your money transfers. We’re committed to fraud prevention and protecting personal data.

Registration is free

Our app is free to download and simple to use. Set up a profile and you can begin sending money quickly and conveniently.

Sign up to send money to Turkey today

Be rewarded with My WUSM

Collect points and earn rewards every time you transfer money to Turkey with the My WUSM program.

Schedule transfers

It’s easy to forget when you need to make payments. We make life easier by letting you schedule transfers. Simply choose a date and time and we’ll do the rest.

Track transfers

With your unique tracking number (MTCN) you can track your money transfers live. Share this with your receiver so they’ll know when to expect their funds.

Register for free

Register, transfer money and reach friends, family and colleagues today. Creating your Western Union profile is free and only a few clicks away.

Frequently asked questions

How much money can I send to Turkey?

When sending money to Turkey from Canada, you can send up to 7,500 CAD, depending on the chosen payment and receiving methods.

How do I send money online to Turkey?

Transferring money to Turkey from Canada online is quick and easy. You can send funds by using a debit/credit3 card or via bank transfer.

Here’s how you can get started:

  • Log in or register for your free Western Union profile.
  • Click ‘Send now’ to start a money transfer online.
  • Select Turkey as the destination and enter the amount you want to send.
  • Choose from either cash pickup or bank account2 for your receiving method.
  • Select a payment method – pay by debit/credit3 card or bank transfer.
  • Finally, confirm your payment.
  • Keep hold of your unique tracking number (MTCN) – you can share this with your receiver so you’re both able to track the funds.
How do I send money to Turkey from a Western Union agent location?

Transferring money to Turkey from an agent location is very straightforward and involves just a few simple steps:

  1. Check our agent location finder to look for a convenient location near you.
  2. Provide the agent with:
  • Your My WUSM number
  • A valid form of government ID
  • Or a registered phone number

If you start your transfer online, you can finish it up here too.

  1. Provide the details of your receiver.
  2. Pay however suits you. Once done, hold onto your unique tracking number (MTCN) and let your receiver know it too so you can both keep track.
How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Turkey?

When you begin a transfer with Western Union, all delivery times, fees and exchange rates5 are displayed before you commit. Our price estimator will have all the info you need.

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

The time it will take for funds to reach Turkey depends on your payment and receiver method.

If you’re sending money to friends or family in Turkey for cash collection, your money could be ready for pickup in minutes2 when you pay with cash in store or with a debit/credit3 card.

If you’re transferring money from a bank account in Canada to an account2 in Turkey, the transaction may take between 7-12 business days3. If it’s from a Canadian bank account for a cash pickup, expect it to take between 7 and 10 business days3.

1 Network data as of December 31, 2021.

2 Please make sure that the receiver’s name accurately matches the details of the bank account owner. (Account details may vary by country.).

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 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.

4 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.

5 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.