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Send money with Western Union from 1,90 EUR transfer fee*

Whether you send money on the go with our app, online at wu.com, or from an agent location nearby, Western Union’s international rates are fully transparent. You can always check Western Union transfer fees* and exchange rates upfront, before you send money from Germany to the ones you love around the world.

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Send money from Germany the way you like

Western Union’s transfer fees vary depending on the destination, the transfer amount and how quickly you want your money to arrive.

With our app

Send money on the go.

From 1,90 EUR transfer fee*.

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Send money from any device.

From 1,90 EUR transfer fee*.

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From an agent location

Send money in minutes**.

From 2,90 EUR transfer fee*.

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Fully transparent Western Union fees

Whether you are sending money regularly to your loved ones back home or need to make a quick transfer during your holidays, we support you with a variety of options. Find out more about how Western Union provides easy money moving solutions with transparent exchange rates that you can always check upfront before making a transfer.

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How to send money with Western Union

Fast, easy and convenient, around the clock, and around the globe.
Send money from Germany to more than 200 countries and territories with our app, online at wu.com or from your nearby agent location. For a step-by-step guide, click the button below.

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Send money with the Western Union® app

Make fast and convenient money transfers on the go from Germany, starting from 1,90 EUR transfer fee* and easily check transfer costs and exchange rates upfront.

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Send money online

Make an online money transfer with just a few clicks or taps from any device at wu.com and know exactly how much you’ll pay for your money transfer at any stage of the process.


Send money in person

Visit a nearby agent location and send money in minutes** to support your loved ones, starting from 2,90 EUR transfer fee*.

Why choose Western Union for international money transfers?

Move your funds with a leader in money transfers, serving millions of customers around the world.

Transparent and reliable

Western Union gives you full transparency on transfer fees and exchange rates right before you send. On top of that, you can always track your transfer to make sure your money arrives reliably to the ones you love.

Fast and convenient

Move money fast from Germany to your loved ones your way – on the go with our app, online at wu.com or by visiting an agent location nearby.


With Western Union you can send money to hundreds of thousands of agent locations in over 200 countries and territories, from 1,90 EUR transfer fee*.


Reward yourself with My WU®

We value your loyalty!

Join the free My WU® program and let us reward you with points for every qualifying money transfer. Redeem your collected points for transfer fee discounts the next time you send money with us.

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Western Union’s transfer fees and exchange rates – FAQs

Still have a few questions about our transfer fees and exchange rates? We are here to help!
Below you’ll find some of the most frequently asked questions about Western Union’s fees and exchange rates for sending money. You can also get in touch with our Customer Care team to answer your questions.

How are Western Union’s fees calculated?

Western Union’s transfer fees depend on the destination, the transfer amount and how quickly you want your money to arrive. On the Western Union app and online at wu.com you can always check the applicable transfer fees and exchange rates* before you make a transfer.

How can I get information on Western Union’s exchange rates?

Western Union offers real-time information on exchange rates to help you stay up-to-date on the latest developments when sending money internationally. Check current exchange rates* before making a transfer with our app or online.

How can I check the Western Union transfer fees and exchange rates with the Western Union app?

When you choose to send money from Germany with our app, you can always check Western Union’s transfer fees and exchange rates* before you make the transaction. They are calculated based on the receiver’s country, the amount sent and how quickly you choose the funds to arrive.

* 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.

** 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.