Send money to Brazil

Send money to Brazil online or with our app. It couldn’t be easier with Western Union — choose from our many payment methods and make a fully secure money transfer.

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    80% customers take less than 6 minutes to complete an online transfer with WU.

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    Easily send money to Brazil

    Register to send money to Brazil right away

    Lots of nearby branches

    Your friends and family can pick up money wherever they are, from Salvador da Bahia to Brasília, by visiting their nearest Western Union agent location.

    Speed up your future transactions

    Save time the next time you need to send money to Brazil by saving receivers’ details for recurring transfers.

    Easy transfer tracking

    Track your money transfer at a glance when sending money from France to Brazil with your unique MTCN (money transfer control number).

    Why choose Western Union?

    Various payment methods

    Choose the payment method that suits you best for sending money to Brazil — credit or debit card2, or Apple Pay.

    Enhanced security

    Our encryption and fraud prevention measures protect your Western Union money transfers.

    Enjoy rewards with My WU℠

    Members of our My WU℠ program earn points every time they transfer money to Brazil, and they can save up to 50% on transfer fees3 and benefit from special offers.

    Easy registration

    Register today by entering your details to create your free profile, online or via the app.

    Send money to Brazil in a few taps with our app

    Save your loved ones’ details to speed up your future money transfers to Brazil.

    Send money to Brazil wherever you are and whenever you want — from home, from the office or on the go.

    Track the progress of your transfer from the moment you click “send” with your MTCN (money transfer control number).

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    Rating as of January 26, 2023.

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    Rating as of January 26, 2023.

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    Choose the payment method that suits you best

    With your credit2/debit card

    With Apple Pay®

    With your bank account

    More information on sending money to Brazil

    Get a free estimate before you send

    Work out any costs before you send money to Brazil with a free estimate. See the exchange rate for EUR to BRL any time, with no obligation to send money later.

    Convenient money transfers with Western Union

    You can pay for your money transfer the way you want — with Apple Pay in our app or with your credit2 or debit card.

    Find your money transfers in the History page

    Missing some of your receiver’s information? No problem. You can put your money transfer on hold and complete it from the History page when you’re ready.

    Be there for your loved ones when they need you

    Bringing joy to your loved ones has never been easier. Whether for their birthday in São Paulo, a birth in Salvador da Bahia or a business opportunity, you can send them money in just a few clicks with Western Union.

    Be there for your loved ones when they need you

    Bringing joy to your loved ones has never been easier. Whether for their birthday in São Paulo, a birth in Salvador da Bahia or a business opportunity, you can send them money in just a few clicks with Western Union.

    Ready to send money to Brazil?

    If you want to know more, we have an FAQ section below, but if you’re ready to send money to Brazil, you can do so now.

    Enjoy rewards with My WU

    Earn My WU℠ points every time you send money to Brazil and enjoy great rewards. Not only will you save on transfer fees3, but you can also redeem your points for other discounts, and get cashback when you purchase from certain brands through WU Shop.

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Brazil?

    For a money transfer to Brazil, the maximum amount you can send varies depending on which payment and receipt methods are selected. You can send up to €5000 from France to Brazil.

    How do I transfer money to Brazil online?
    1. Create a profile or log in to your Western Union account and click “Continue.”
    2. Select “Brazil” in the “Send to” box and enter the amount you would like to send in the relevant box.
    3. Once you’ve entered the desired amount, you’ll be asked to choose how the receiver will get the money — in a bank account or to be picked up in cash.
    4. For the next step, select a payment method. You should now be able to see a comprehensive quote.
    5. Click “Continue” to go to the next page and fill out both your own and your receiver’s details. You will also be asked to indicate the reason for the transfer and the source of the funds.
    6. Once you’ve confirmed the transaction, you’ll receive a unique MTCN (money transfer control number) to track the progress of your transfer. You can share this number with your receiver.
    What do I need to send money to Brazil online?

    If you haven’t already, create a Western Union profile for free. Visit our registration page and enter the following details:

    • Your name and address.
    • Details of an official form of ID, such as a driver’s license or a French passport.

    Once you’re registered, you can start setting up your money transfer to Brazil by entering the following details:

    • The reason for the transfer and the source of the funds.
    • Your receiver’s name, mailing address and email address.
    How do I work out the transfer fees for sending money to Brazil?

    Once you’ve selected your payment method, how the receiver wants the money and the transfer amount on our dedicated page, the details regarding the transfer fees3, estimated transfer time and exchange rates will display.

    How long does the transfer take to get to Brazil?

    Transfer times may vary depending on the payment method, what time you made the transfer, public holidays and security checks. When you select your payment method, you’ll be able to see the estimated transfer time before committing to making the transfer. For example, if you’re transferring money to be picked up in cash, it can arrive in a few minutes4.

    Got more questions?

    Check out our Frequently Asked Questions or contact us. Our customer service team is at your disposal.

    1 Agent location count valid as of 30 September 2021.

    2 Some card issuers may charge additional fees for using our services. Please contact your card issuer for more information.

    3 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.

    4 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.