Save recipient data and repeat transfers in just a few steps — ideal for regular transfers to Turkey, always with the same high level of reliability.Download the app
If the recipient has an account with ZiraatBank, Isbank, Turkiye Bankasi, Akbank, Garanti or YapiKredi, we can help you to transfer money to these accounts in just a few clicks, reliably and without worry.Learn more
If you transfer euro (EUR) from Germany, the recipient can pick up the money in the same currency, in Turkish Lira (TRY) or in US Dollars (USD) — regardless of whether they visit a branch in Istanbul, in Ankara or in a more remote region. Your money arrives hassle-free.Find pickup locations
Sending money for cash pickup? Your receiver can choose how to collect it – at an agent location or straight into their digital bank account.
Send money to Turkey and select ‘Cash Payout’.
Your receiver can pick up the money in one of our Western Union agent locations in Turkey or redirect the money into their mobile/internet banking account at selected banks.
If they have a digital bank account with Akbank, Al Baraka, Garanti BBVA, Isbank, QNB Finansbank, YapiKredi or ZiraatBank, they can log into their account 24/7, go to the money transfer menu, and select Western Union money transfer straight into their account by entering the MTCN.
Create a free account and benefit from fast and reliable money transfers to Turkey.
Benefit from Sofort bank transfers or pay by credit1 or debit card and send money to your loved ones in Turkey — reliably and without worry.
When you send money to Turkey, you will always receive a transaction number (MTCN). You can find a detailed overview of every transfer on our website or via our app.
When you send money to Turkey, your loved ones benefit from having Western Union branches nearby — reliable and convenient for the recipient.
Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union money transfers.
With Western Union, you can send money to Turkey and more than 200 other regions of the world — reliably and without worry.
Create standing orders to automatically send money to your loved ones in Turkey — reliable transfers with maximum transparency.
Send money to Turkey online, securely, and from anywhere with our user-friendly app.
Save recipient data so that money can be transferred to Turkey easily and reliably in the future.
Worries are a thing of the past — track your money on its way to Turkey in real time.
Estimate the cost of your transfer before you actually send money to Turkey — with a clear overview of what you have spent in total, how much you are sending and how much the exchange fees are.Get a cost estimate
Before you transfer money to Turkey, please have the recipient’s details, such as their full name, the name of their bank, their account information and their address to hand.
Securely transfer money to Turkey online with your credit card1 or debit card, on a card or as a cash payment in a branch or with Apple Pay® when you use our app. Choose your preferred transfer method, even if you don’t have a bank account — always reliably and without worry.Download the app
You can send money to Turkey online with Western Union – here’s how:
You can also make a money transfer to Turkey online with our useful app.
To send money to Turkey from Germany in person:
Start a money transfer to Turkey online for a quick and easy way to see how much it will cost. Enter Turkey as your destination country, input the amount you want to send and select the receiving currency – EUR, TRY or USD.
Then choose how they will receive the money and the way you want to pay for a useful breakdown of how much it will cost. This includes:
You’ll also see estimated delivery times – with no obligation to continue with the money transfer.
The maximum amount you can send from Germany to Turkey with Western Union is EUR 50,000 – when making a bank-to-bank transfer. When you send more than EUR 1,000 you will need to verify your identity first.
If you pay another way there are different maximum limits, such as:
The duration of your money transfer to Turkey depends on the way you choose to send it, how you pay and the amount sent. You can send money for cash pickup in Turkey in minutes3 with the mobile app, online or from an agent location.
If you prefer sending money directly to a Turkish bank account, your money is generally available for the receiver between one and three business days3. Paying online to send money to a bank account with a credit1/debit card or using Sofort can take up to one day. Sending money direct to a debit card may take up to seven days.
1 If you use your credit card, 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 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.
3 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. For mobile transactions funds will be paid to receiver’s Mobile Wallet 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. See the transfer form for restrictions.