Send money with Western Union, from 1,90 € transfer fee1

Whether you send money online or with our app, you can check Western Union transfer fees1 and exchange rates upfront, before you send money from Germany to loved ones around the world.

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    Transparent transfer fees1—no matter how you’re sending money from Germany

    Western Union transfer fees1 vary depending on where you’re sending funds, how you want the funds to arrive, and how you want to pay for the transaction.

    How to send money online with Western Union


    Register your free profile

    Log in or register to send money from Germany. You’ll need to verify your profile if you are sending more than 1.000 €. You can verify your profile using your driver’s license, passport or government-issued ID.


    Choose the amount, destination, and how you’d like to pay

    Enter the destination, the amount you’d like to send and the payout method. You’ll get a free estimate of the Western Union transfer fees1 at this time, with no obligation to send later.


    Enter your receiver’s details

    Enter your receiver’s bank account details to transfer money to their bank account. To send funds for cash pick-up, provide their name and address.


    Pay for your money transfer

    Pay for your transaction with your credit or debit card3, Klarna, or with your bank account.


    Confirm, send and track your money transfer

    Your money is on its way! We’ll send you a confirmation email with the MTCN to track your money transfer.

    Why choose Western Union for international money transfers?

    Ease and convenience

    Send money the way that’s convenient for you: online, with our app or in person at an agent location.

    Commitment to security

    Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union money transfers.

    Worldwide reach

    We move money from Germany to over 200 countries and territories.

    Get rewarded with the My WU℠ program

    Join My WU for free and collect points on your next money transfer. Redeem your accumulated points for rewards and discounts4 on Western Union transfer fees1 with just a few clicks.

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    Frequently Asked Questions about Western Union transfer fees1 and exchange rates

    What are Western Union’s international transfer fees1?

    Western Union transfer fees1 vary depending on the destination, money transfer amount, and payout method.

    If you are sending money online: Western Union’s transfer fees for sending money online from Germany start at 1,90 €.

    If you are sending money via the Western Union® app: Western Union transfer fees1 for sending money with the app from Germany start at 1,90 €.

    If you are sending money in person: The transfer fees1 that you will be charged by Western Union, and the exchange rates1 that will be applied, are explained in the money transfer form that will be provided to you at the agent location where you carry out the transaction.

    Note that if you are using a credit card3 to send money online or over the phone, a credit card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. You can avoid these fees by using a debit card.

    How can I estimate the price of my Western Union money transfer?

    If you are sending money online or with the app, you can get a free estimate anytime and without an obligation to send money later by visiting the send money form and entering your destination the amount you’d like to send.

    Transfer fees1 and exchange rates provided are estimates only and are not guaranteed. Additional taxes and fees may apply.

    How do I check Western Union’s transfer fees1 and exchange rates with the app?

    If you want to send money from Germany with our app, you can check the Western Union transfer fees1 and exchange rates before you complete your transaction. Transfer fees1 vary depending on the destination, transfer amount, and payout method. You’ll be able to see them in the app.

    Does Western Union offer discounts on transfer fees and exchange rates?

    By registering with our loyalty program My WU℠, you can earn points every time you send a qualifying money transfer. You can redeem your points for discounts4 and rewards with just a few clicks online or with our app. Your discount4 will be applied automatically to your next Western Union money transfer.

    Still have questions?

    Still have questions about our transfer fees1 and exchange rates? We’re here to help!

    Visit our main FAQ page or contact our customer service to clarify your questions.

    Register to send money online today

    Register now

    Quick and easy registration

    It’s easy to start sending money online and in person today.

    Track your money transfer

    You can easily track your transfer online or via our app using the MTCN.

    Pay the way that works for you

    Pay using your bank account, credit/debit card3 or cash.

    Convenient locations

    Send money to a Western Union agent location near your receiver.

    Send money from Germany on the go, from 1,90 € transfer fee1

    Send money on the go or start a money transfer and pay in-store.

    Track your money transfer in real time.

    Send again quickly to friends and family.

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    Rating as of 5 July 2021.


    Send money from Germany to bank accounts worldwide, easily and reliably

    Transfer money from Germany from virtually anywhere, at any time, with Western Union. You can always check Western Union transfer fees1 and exchange rates before sending money to loved ones around the world.

    1 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.

    2 Funds will be paid to receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. Funds availability subject to terms and conditions of service. See Mobile Form for Restrictions.

    3 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.

    4 Fee reductions apply only to the Western Union® transfer fee for a single Western Union Money Transfer® or Quick Collect® transaction. Excludes all other services, including without limitation, online bill payments, and money transfers via social/chat applications. Points used will not be reversible and if amount of transfer fee is less than redeemed discount, no cash, credit or refund will be provided. Western Union reserves the right to offer promotional discounts that cannot be combined with My WU fee reductions.