You can transfer money directly to your receiver’s bank account in Algeria. It’s an easy way to send money to most of the country’s major banks.Receive money in a bank account
Make your transfer directly to your loved ones’ mobile wallets1 in Algeria.Sending Money
Cash pickup is particularly convenient for your loved ones on the other side of the Mediterranean. The funds can be easily withdrawn in cash at one of the hundreds of agent locations in Algeria, from Oran to Algiers, in Constantine and other places.Find an agent location in Algeria
By downloading our app, you can send money to Algeria whenever you want, wherever you are. You can also set up recurring transfers.Learn more
Prefer to carry out your entire transaction in person? Visit our agents to send money to Algeria in person. Head to one of our agent locations in France for even more convenient money transfers.Find an agent location in France
Track your money transfer when sending money from France to Algeria with your unique MTCN (money transfer control number).
Easily repeat your money transfers by saving the receiver’s details, and save time when you next need to send money to Algeria.
Your loved ones can pick up money from anywhere, from Oran to Algiers, by visiting a nearby Western Union agent location.
When you send money from France to Algeria with Western Union, your money could reach your loved ones in minutes1.
Send money to Algeria from home or on the go online or via the Western Union® app. Pay in cash or by credit card at one of our agent locations in France.
Our encryption and fraud prevention measures protect your Western Union money transfers.
Our one-tap re-send function allows you to quickly and easily repeat a money transfer to a loved one.
Register today by entering your details to create your free profile, online or via the app.
Send money to Algeria wherever you are, from your office to the terrace of your favorite café.
Save your loved ones’ details to make your next money transfer to Algeria even easier.
Follow the progress of your transfer in real time with our tracking tool.
Whether your loved ones are celebrating a birth in Algiers or Eid in Oran, or there’s a business opportunity, show your support with a reliable money transfer with Western Union. Use our service to send money to Algeria whenever and from wherever you want.
We are clear and transparent about the applicable fees for money transfers to Algeria. See our transfer fees3 in advance, with no obligation to complete the transactionCalculate fees
You need to provide your receiver’s full name exactly as it appears on their ID. We may also ask you to provide the reason for the money transfer to Algeria, as well as additional information regarding the origin of the funds.Learn more about receiving funds
Before sending money to Algeria, check our transparent fees3, transfer times and exchange rates. Compare the different payment method and withdrawal options, with no obligation to finalize the transaction.Work out fees at no cost
To send money to Algeria online, follow these steps:
To send money to Algeria online, you’ll need to provide us with the following information:
You will also need to register and verify your Western Union profile.
To send money to Algeria from an agent location in France, follow these steps:
Please note that it is also possible to start the process online and pay in person at an agent location within 24 hours.
Compare the transfer fees3 corresponding to each payment method, and check EUR/DZD exchange rates using our fees estimation tool. You will also be able to see estimated transfer times. For example, transfers from France paid in cash can be withdrawn in Algeria in just a few minutes1.
Please bear in mind that the payment method chosen may affect the delivery time for the funds. For example, a money transfer to Algeria paid in cash can arrive in a few minutes1, but this can take three business days when paid for by bank transfer.
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. For money transfers made by cell phone, the funds will be paid to the receiver’s mobile wallet account provider so they can then be credited to the account linked to the receiver’s cell phone number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS, account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form to learn more about restrictions.
2 If you’re using a credit card, cash advance fees and associated interest charges may be applied by the card issuer. To avoid these fees or for reduced fees, use a debit card or another payment method.
3 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing an intermediary money transfer company, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel and location, based on a number of factors. Fees and rates are subject to change without notice.