Sending money to Kenya with your mobile, online, or in person

Choose the most convenient option when you transfer money to Kenya.

Online and mobile:

When sending via your bank account for cash pickup in minutes** > from a 1.00 EUR transfer fee*.     

When sending by credit card for cash pick up in minutes** > from a 1.00 EUR transfer fee*.


When sending by credit card directly to as mobile wallet** > from a 1.00 EUR transfer fee*.



Agent location:

When sending cash for pickup in minutes** fees start from a 6.00 EUR transfer fee*.  

When sending cash to a bank account** pay a fixed 5 EUR transfer fee* for any amount you send.



How do I send money online with Western Union?


Log in or register for free.

Choose the country and the amount you wish to send.

Enter your receiver’s information.

Choose payment method and confirm payment.

Once you receive your confirmation email, share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver for immediate cash pickup.



Register for free with Western Union today to benefit from fast, easy, and reliable money transfer services – mobile and online, anytime, anywhere.



Why choose Western Union?


More than 145 years of trusted service and experience.

Ability to pay with your bank account**.

You can use your credit or debit card (Visa®, Visa Electron®, MasterCard®, Maestro®, Visa Cartes Bleue®).

Cash pickup available in minutes** at more than 1.410 locations in Kenya***

Locked-in exchange rates with no transfer fees**** for the receiver.

Send up to 5,000 EUR once you have confirmed your identity.



We reward your loyalty
If you send money regularly with, we will reward you with various advantages. As a WU Gold Card member, you receive points for every money transfer. Use your points later at to get a discount on your next transfer. As a loyal sender, you also get text notifications and have the chance to participate in exciting competitions at




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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.

** 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.

*** Agent location count valid as of 31 December 2016

**** Due to local restrictions, in some countries exchange rates can only be fixed on receive.