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Send money to Africa from Switzerland

Need to send money to Africa? Online or in-store, choose the best way to quickly and reliably send money to over 41,000 Western Union agent locations** throughout the continent.

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Send money to Africa online from a CHF 2.90 fee

On the go with our app

Transact anywhere with a few taps and swipes

From a CHF 2.90 transfer fee*

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At wu.com

Transfer money quickly from our website at any time

From a CHF 2.90 transfer fee*

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Send money to Africa on the go

Check fees and exchange rates

Transfer money in minutes***, 24/7

Pay with your credit card or online bank account

Track your transfers at a glance

Enjoy easy repeat transfers

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Send money to Africa at wu.com

Transfer money in minutes

Pay with your credit card or online bank account

Send from any device, 24/7

Enjoy transparent fees and exchange rates

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Send straight from your online bank account

Quick and easy money transfers with Sofort Banking

No need to register a new account

No credit or debit card required

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Send cash to Africa from CHF 5.00 fee

At an agent location

Send cash at 400+ agent*** locations in Switzerland

From a CHF 5.00 transfer fee*

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At SBB ticket machines

Start on the WU@SBB app, pay easily at 1,100+ SBB machines

For a fixed CHF 5.00 transfer fee*

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Send cash starting from your mobile 24/7

Set up your transaction on the WU@SBB app and take advantage of our fixed CHF 5.00 transfer fee* when you pay with cash or debit card at any SBB ticket machine

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Your money in Africa in minutes**

Enjoy our great fees

Pay with your credit card, bank transfer or in cash

Send online, from your phone, at SBB machines or agent locations

Transfer in minutes to 41,000+ locations in Africa

145+ years of experience in moving money

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* 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.

** Agent location count valid as of June 30, 2018.

*** 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. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.