Western Union charges vary depending on the destination, transfer amount and how quickly you want your money to arrive—but no matter how you’re sending funds, our exchange rates are always transparent.
Send money online from France directly to your receiver’s bank account or for cash pick-up at an agent location.
With our app
Send money on the go with our money transfer app.
At an agent location
From Paris to Lyon, send money in minutes2 from agent locations across France.
Enjoy 0 € transfer fee1 on your first online money transfer and send money back home and around the world quickly and reliably with Western Union.
Enter the destination, the amount you’d like to send and how you want your receiver to get the funds. You’ll be able to see Western Union exchange rates during this time.
Enter your receiver’s bank account details to transfer money to their bank account. To send funds for cash pick-up, provide their name and address.
Choose how to pay: with your credit3 or debit card, or with your bank account.
Your money is on its way! We’ll send you a confirmation email with the 10-digit MCTN to track your money transfer.
Send money the way that’s convenient for you: online, with our app or in person at an agent location.
Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union money transfers.
With Western Union, you can transfer money from France to 200+ countries and territories around the world.
Our one-tap re-send function allows you to quickly and easily repeat a money transfer to a loved one.
The cost of a money transfer depends on a few factors, such as where you are sending money, how you are sending the money, and how quickly you want the money to get to your receiver.
Note: If you are using a credit card to send money online or over the phone, a credit card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. You can avoid these fees by using a debit card.
If you are sending money online or with the app, you can get a free estimate anytime and without an obligation to send money later using our price estimator.
You can also get an estimate by visiting the send money form and entering your destination and the amount you’d like to send.
Transfer fees1 and exchange rates provided are estimates only and are not guaranteed. Additional taxes and fees may apply.
Western Union’s transfer fees1 depend on the destination, the transfer amount and how quickly you want your money to arrive. When sending money online or with the app, you can always check the applicable transfer fees1 and exchange rates before you make a transfer.
Western Union offers real-time information on exchange rates to help you stay up to date on the latest developments when sending money internationally. Check current exchange rates before making a transfer with our app or online.
When you choose to send money from France with our app, you can check Western Union’s transfer fees1 and exchange rates before you make the transaction. Transfer fees1 are calculated based on the receiver’s country, the amount sent and how quickly you choose the funds to arrive.
Certain types of money transfers, like wire transfers, can get expensive if your bank or financial institution charges high fees for incoming and outgoing wires. There are certain ways to cut costs depending on your bank or financial institution, including adjusting how you initiate a money transfer and how you convert currency.
When you make a money transfer with Western Union, our transfer fees1 and exchange rates are always transparent.
It’s easy to register and start using our money transfer services.
Easily track your transfer online and with our app using the MTCN.
Pay using your bank account, credit3/debit card or cash.
Send money for cash pick-up at an agent location near your receiver.
Send money on the go or start a money transfer and pay at an agent location.
Track your money transfer in real time.
Send again quickly to friends and family.
1 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.
2 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.
3 If you are using a credit card, a card-issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. To avoid these fees or for reduced fees, use a debit card or check other payment methods.