Transfer money to Romania

Transfer money to Romania to give a helping hand to your friends and family. Conveniently send money to their bank account, for cash pickup or to a debit card.

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    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Choose how to transfer money to Romania

    Use your bank details

    Transfer with Klarna3

    Credit1/debit card transactions

    Pay in cash

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    Easily repeat money transfers to regularly send financial support and gifts.

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    More information on how to send money to Romania from Germany

    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Convenient agent locations

    Send money to a Romanian agent location and the cash could be ready to collect in minutes5.

    Plenty of experience

    We have over 150 years’ experience making money transfers around the world.

    International services

    Check out our other destinations once you’ve finished your money transfer to Romania. There are over 200 countries and territories to choose from.

    Committed to security

    Fraud prevention remains a major focus for Western Union, both within Germany and internationally.

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    Easy to register

    Registering takes a few quick steps and you can do it online.

    Track every money transfer

    Find out where your money is by using your tracking number (MTCN).

    Enjoy rewards and discounts

    Get cashback and points towards transfer fee4 discounts through our My WU program.

    Save important details

    Store key details about friends and relatives to reduce how long it takes to transfer money to Romania.

    Frequently asked questions

    How can I transfer money to Romania online?

    Make a money transfer to Romania online with these easy steps:

    1. Create an online Western Union profile or log in if you’ve already got one. Then hit ‘Send money’.
    2. Type ‘Romania’ into the destination box and add the amount to be transferred.
    3. Choose the receiving currency (Romanian new leu or euros), plus a receiving method – cash pickup, bank account or MasterCard debit card.
    4. Select a payment option from credit1/debit card, Klarna3 transfer or bank transfer.
    5. Enter any data we request, such as your receiver’s personal details and your payment information. You may be asked for a purpose for the money transfer and a source of funds too.
    6. Complete your payment and keep an eye out for a tracking number (MTCN) in your confirmation email.
    What do I need to send money to Romania online?

    The following information is usually required to send money to a Romanian bank account:

    • Receiver’s full name
    • Their email address
    • An International Bank Account Number (IBAN)
    • Purpose for the money transfer
    • Source of funds.

    To send money for cash pickup, you’ll need:

    • The name of your receiver, exactly as it’s shown on their ID
    • A purpose for the money transfer
    • A valid source of funds.

    For a MasterCard debit card payment, the following details are essential:

    • Receiver’s name, as shown on their card
    • The correct debit card number
    • A purpose for the money transfer and source of funds.
    How do I send money to Romania from a Western Union agent location?

    Follow these four steps to send money to Romania via an agent location:

    1. Find your most convenient agent location using our online tool.
    2. Bring along your receiver’s personal information, plus bank details if applicable. You’ll also require a government-issued ID, phone number or My WU
    3. Confirm the money transfer to Romania using cash or a German credit1 card or Girocard.
    4. Follow your money transfer using the tracking number (MTCN) included on your receipt.
    How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Romania?

    Simply head to our ‘Send money’ page to work out the cost to transfer money to Romania.  From there, you can see transfer fees4, EUR-RON exchange rates and estimated delivery times. You can easily compare the costs for different payment and receiving methods too.

    How much money can I send online to Romania?

    You can generally send up to 50,000 euros online to your receiver in Romania. However, your payment and receiving methods can have an impact, with different limits applying.

    Still have questions?

    Visit our FAQs or simply get in touch. Our customer care team is on hand to help.

    1 If you use your credit card, a card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply; use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges. Subject to location facilities.

    2 Agent location count valid as of December 31, 2021.

    3 Some banks may charge a fee for domestic or international bank transfers. Please check with your bank.

    4 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.

    5 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.