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Send money to Turkey with Western Union

Easy, fast, reliable money transfers
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Send money to Turkey your way

Choose a convenient way to transfer money to family and friends in Turkey. On the go with our app, online or in person - no matter how you send money to Turkey, Western Union provides you with fast and easy solutions to move money internationally.

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Transfer money on the go with the Western Union® app

From €1.90 fee*

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Send money to Turkey quickly and reliably and 24/7

From €1.90 fee*

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At our agent locations

Pay in person at one of 5,500+ Western Union® agent locations*** in Germany

From €3.90 fee*

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Send money to Turkey without bank account.

No bank account? No problem. Our app also lets you pay in cash. Save time at the counter by starting on our app and paying in cash or with debit card at a participating agent location in Germany
- from € 2.90 fee*

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Receive money in Turkey in cash.

We are there for the ones you love. With over 12,000 Western Union agent locations*** across Turkey, we offer quick and reliable cash pay out for your family and friends.

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Pay as you like - Your Payment Method of Choice

With or without a bank account. Western Union gives you plenty of options to pay for your money transfer to Turkey.


Use your credit card like Visa or Mastercard, your bank like Sparkasse or Commerzbank or pay in cash at one of over 5,500+ agent locations*** across Germany. Simply pick the payment method that suits you best and your money can arrive with the receiver in minutes**.

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Choose how your money will be received

You can choose how your loved ones will receive their money in Turkey. They can pick it up in cash at one of over 12,000 agent locations*** or you can conveniently send it directly to their bank account. Either way, your money will arrive quickly and without complications.

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Send money to a bank account in Turkey**

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Cash Pickup available in minutes**

With more than 12,000 agent locations*** in Turkey, finding one near your receiver is easy

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How long does it take for my money to arrive?

The duration of your money transfer to Turkey depends on your choice. You can send money for cash pay out in Turkey in minutes** with our app, online or from an agent location.

If you prefer sending money directly to a bank account, your money is generally available for the receiver within 1 or 2 days.

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How much does it cost to send money to Turkey?

The Western Union transfer fees to Turkey depend on the amount you send and how quickly you want your money to arrive. We believe that supporting your loved ones in Turkey should be both, effortless and reliable. That’s why sending money from Germany to Turkey starts from €1.90 fee* when using the convenient options of sending online or sending with the app.

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For the ones you love back home

Western Union empowers you to support family and friends in Turkey. Thanks to fast and easy-to-use money transfer solutions your money will arrive reliably with the ones you love the most.

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Why Western Union should be your Number 1 choice for cross-border money transfer.

We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. A business expands. A child goes to college. Emergency aid arrives when it’s needed. A community heals and relationships endure. Moving money for better means moving money for a better world - creating value for individuals, businesses and for society.


For over 145 years now Western Union has been providing money transfer services from Germany to Turkey. Our reliable and easy-to-use services help your family and friends to receive the money they need quickly and in the way that works best.

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How to send money to Turkey - It’s that easy

Here’s how to send money to Turkey the easy way. Check out how quickly and conveniently your money can arrive with your receiver.

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Send to a bank account in Turkey

Easy for you, reliable for the receiver - transfer money to Turkey conveniently to any of the following Turkish bank accounts:

Ziraat Bank İş Bank Türkiye Bankasi Akbank Garanti Bank Yapı Kredi
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As easy as it gets - Send online money transfers to Turkey with the Western Union® app

Tap. Tap. Sent. Sending money with the Western Union® app to Turkey is as easy as that. Check transfer fees and FX rates, save your contacts for repeat sending and track your transfer so that your money arrives reliably.

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Always on - Send online with WU.com

WU.com lets you transfer money online to Turkey fast, reliably and around the clock. Directly send to your receiver’s bank account or for cash pickup available in minutes**.

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How to send money to Turkey - FAQs

Looking for the best way to send money to Turkey? We’re glad to help. Just hit the buttons below to find answers to the most asked questions.

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How do I send money online to Turkey?

You can send money online to a Western Union® location for cash pickup or directly to your receiver’s bank account. Simply go to WU.com to create your profile, enter your transfer details and choose how the receiver should get the money. Finally, choose to pay by bank transfer, credit card or cash.

How can I receive money from Germany?

Your money can be paid out in cash at one of over 12,000 Western Union® agent locations*** in Turkey or sent directly to a qualified bank account.

How can I send money to Turkey without a bank account?

You can send money in cash from an agent location or you can start your transfer on our app, then complete it in cash at an agent location near you.

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How do I send money to Turkey with the Western Union® app?

Download the Western Union® app and log in with touch ID. Choose the country to send money to and enter the amount. Select your payment method, select how the money should arrive at the receiver, enter the receiver’s details, enter your payment details. Tap “send”. Done.

How long does it take to send money with the app?

Here are a few ways you can send money with our app to Turkey:

Money in minutes**: If your money is needed in Turkey in minutes**, you can send with the Western Union® app using your credit card. Receivers can pick up cash at 12,000 Western Union® locations*** in Turkey, depending on the hours of operation at that location.

Money available in 1 or 2 days: If you send money to a bank account in Turkey, your money is generally available within 1 or 2 days, depending on your receiver’s country.

How much money can I send with the app?

You can send up to € 1,000 within a 5-day period before we need to verify your identity. Once your identity has been verified, your sending limit will automatically increase to € 5,000 within a 3-day period, for some countries including Turkey, it will increase to € 50,000.

Send money to Turkey from an agent location

How do I send money to Turkey from an agent location?

You’ll need to complete a „To Send Money“ form and pay the agent the amount you want to send, plus fees*, in cash. To pick up the money in Turkey, the receiver will complete a „To Receive Money“ form at any Western Union® agent location and provide proper identification. The agent then pays the transfer amount to the receiver.

What do I need to send money from an agent location in Germany?

Sending money with Western Union from an agent location doesn’t require credit cards, debit cards or bank accounts. But you will need to show a valid ID.

How are money transfers to Turkey paid out to receivers?

Generally, we will pay cash to your receiver. But, in some cases, payment may be made by cheque or a combination of cash and cheque. Other restrictions may apply.

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How do I send money to a bank account in Turkey?

You can send money directly to your receiver’s bank account through WU.com or from a participating Western Union® agent location. Usually, money is deposited into the receiver’s bank account within 1 or 2 working days. Money may be deposited on the same day or in up to 3 working days, depending on when and where it’s sent. After you sent the money, ask your receiver to contact their bank or check their bank statement to verify the deposit.

How long will it take my money to get there?

Generally, it will take 1 or 2 bank working days. The length of time varies based on where and when the money is sent.

How can I find out if my money has been sent?

You can use the transfer status service to track the status of any money transfer. All you need is the tracking number (MTCN) and the sender’s name.

* 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 2018.