Send money to Costa Rica from Spain with Western Union and your receiver will receive it in cash in minutes, or in their bank account the same business day.
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How to send money to Costa Rica from Spain
How to receive money in Costa Rica
How to send money to Costa Rica Whether you’re sending money as a birthday present for a friend or to help a family member out, do it with a service you trust. We offer several ways to send money to Costa Rica:
Register and create a free profile in just a few clicks and start transferring money to Costa Rica.Get started
With the Western Union money transfer app, you can send money anytime and from anywhere. Do it all from your phone or start a transfer and finish it off at an agent location.Learn more
Prefer the personal touch? Choose from more then hundreds of thousands Western Union agent locations in Spain.Find an agent location near you
Your loved ones can collect money wherever they are by visiting their nearest Western Union branch.
When you send money to Costa Rica from Spain, you’ll be able to track the transfer with your unique Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN).
Make a money transfer to Costa Rica and save the receiver’s details. This makes it easier next time you send money.
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Send money to Costa Rica online, from the comfort of your own home or while you’re on the go, with the Western Union® app. Pay by credit3/debit card, using your bank account or in cash at one of our branches in Spain.
With Western Union, you can transfer money from Spain to 200+ countries and territories around the world.
Use the app to transfer money to Costa Rica from Spain or start the process on the app and go to a Western Union agent location to make your payment.
Track your money transfers to to Costa Rica from Spain and receive a notification when it reaches the receiver.
Send money to Costa Rica with our app in just a couple of taps.
With your bank details
With a credit or debit3 card
In cash at an agent location/branch
Apple Pay® from our app
We work with the main banks in Costa Rica
You can transfer money to a Costa Rican bank account because we work with most of the banks there.Transfer money now
Know the price before sending money
Work out how much it costs to send money to Costa Rica before making a transfer. Get a free quote anytime, with no commitments.Convert currencies
Have your transfer receiver’s details ready
To send money to Costa Rica from Spain by bank transfer, provide the receiver’s account number and the reason for the transfer.Log in now
If you would like more information, we have a frequently asked questions section below, but if you already know how to transfer money to Costa Rica, you can do it now.
With Western Union, you can choose how to send and receive money. Choose how it reaches your receiver, and the pickup and payment methods.
Send money to Costa Rica the way that suits you best:
The receiver can receive the money in Costa Rica:
Log in or register and click “Send now.” Choose Costa Rica as your destination and enter the amount you would like to send. We’ll give you information about the time it usually takes to transfer money from Spain to Costa Rica. You can pay by using your bank details directly or with your credit3 or debit card. Share the MTCN with the receiver so you can both track the money.
Once we have confirmed your identity, you can send up to €3000 within a three-month period.
You can check our transfer rates and exchange rates2 online at the top of this page. You will be shown how much it costs to send money to Costa Rica before you send it.
1 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.
2 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, compare the transfer fees and exchange rates carefully. 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 If you use a credit card, a cash advance fee may be applied by the card issuer along with interest. To avoid these fees or to reduce them, use a debit card or check other payment methods.