Send money to Ukraine

Sending money to Ukraine is hassle-free with Western Union. Support your friends and family across the Atlantic, with fast and simple money transfers.

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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

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

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Send money to Ukraine in a few taps with our app

Save your receivers’ details and send again easier and quicker next time

Start online then finish the transfer in-store

On the go, any time, any where when it’s convenient

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Ratings as of January 1, 2022.

More information on how to send money to Ukraine from Canada

Through the app

Sending money to Ukraine is easy with the Western Union app®. Make a money transfer from home, while commuting, or when you’re on the move.

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Get a free estimate before sending

Don’t get caught out – calculate transfer fees5 and currency exchange rates before you send money from Canada to Ukraine.

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Receiver details required

A Western Union agent will check your receiver’s picture ID or other proof of identity. Be sure that the information you provide is accurate to save time on cash pickup.

Reasons to choose Western Union

Register for free

Register for a Western Union profile today and show loved ones what they mean to you, with money transfers available around the world.

Committed to security

Send funds with peace of mind when you send funds with Western Union. We encrypt all your private information, and you can easily track when your transfer is received.

Experience and heritage

Rest easy knowing that Western Union has more than 150 years of experience in sending money all around the world.

International reach

There’s more than 200 countries and territories in the Western Union network. It’s never been easier to send money to Ukraine and beyond.

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Earn rewards

Register for the My WU℠ program today and you can earn great discounts and exciting rewards every time you transfer money.

You can earn points on your money transfers to Ukraine when you become a My WU℠ member. Redeem them against any future transfer fees4 with Western Union.

Track your transfers

Use your unique tracking number (MTCN) so you and your receiver can easily follow your money transfer to Ukraine with our transfer tracker.

Schedule your money transfer

Arrange regular payments to family and friends and never forget again. Schedule a date, time and amount and we’ll send money to Ukraine when it suits you.

Your choice

Whether it’s online, on the app or in person, you can send money in a way that works for you, whenever is most convenient for you.

Frequently asked questions

How much money can I send to Ukraine?

You can make a money transfer of up to 7,500 CAD to a debit card online from your debit/credit3 card or bank account. If you would rather send money to Ukraine for cash pickup or to a bank account, it’s 5,000 CAD.

How do I send money online to Ukraine?

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

  1. Log in or register for a free profile to start a money transfer to Ukraine.
  2. Enter the amount you would like to send, your chosen payment method and the receiving option you require.
  3. Enter your details and then the receiver’s information when you are prompted.
  4. Pay for the money transfer using the method of payment you prefer.
  5. Keep your MTCN number safe. Make sure your receiver knows it too, so you can both track the funds.
What do I need to send money online to Ukraine?

Sending money to Ukraine is easy. You may need the following details based on your transfer method:

  • Your full name and address
  • The full name and address of your receiver
  • Your receiver’s bank account2
How do I send money to Ukraine from a Western Union agent location?

It’s very straightforward to use our online price estimator to calculate transfer fees4 before you send money to Ukraine.

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

The time it takes for your money to reach Ukraine will depend on the methods you and the receiver choose.

If you’re sending money to Ukraine by debit/credit3 card to a bank account or for cash pickup, your funds will arrive in minutes6. Send this way to a debit card and it will only take up to 1 business day.

If you’re transferring money from a bank account2 for cash pickup or to a bank account in Ukraine, your money will arrive in between 7-10 business days, or between 7-11 business days to a debit card.

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 Please use care when providing debit card information. Funds will be paid into the bank account associated with the debit card. Please note, the receiver’s account must be a local currency payout account.

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.

6 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.