Send money to India - anywhere, any time

Send money to India - anywhere, any time

Supporting your family in India is important and we understand that sending money to their bank account* should not be complicated, difficult, or costly. You might be helping your parents, your siblings or cousins. Whatever your situation, let Western Union help.

You can send money to India online with, using our mobile app, or in person at WU location.



You can send money online and using mobile app:


for cash pickup in minutes*

or directly to a bank account*.

You can send money from Western Union agent location:


for cash pickup in minutes*

or directly to a bank account*.

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Send money to India in minutes*


Emergencies back home can be extremely stressful, especially if you feel like you can't do anything here in France. Medical costs or a last-minute offering for Diwali may require cash to arrive quickly.

Your receiver in India can pick up the cash minutes* after you confirm a money transfer. And, with more than 114,000 WU locations in India,*** there will almost certainly be one nearby your receiver.

Send it in person at your nearest agent location or online, either way, the cash can be picked up in person by your recipient.



Send money to a bank account* in India


Now, you can send money to a bank account* in India for a 0 EUR transfer fee**. This offer is valid from 10 March 2016.

You can send money in minutes* to these banks: Andhra Bank, Axis Bank, Bank of Baroda, Canara Bank, Catholic Syrian Bank, Central Bank Of India, City Union Bank, Corporation Bank, Federal Bank, HDFC Bank, Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, IndusInd Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Punjab National Bank, South Indian Bank Ltd., Union Bank of India, Vijaya Bank, and Yes Bank. Money in minutes is available for money transfers of 200,000 INR or less using a debit or credit card.

Find out more about sending money to a bank account*.

Send money online    or Find the nearest WU location



How can you pay for your transfer?
When sending money online you can pay with your credit or debit card (Visa®, Visa Electron®, MasterCard®, Maestro®, Visa Cartes Bleue®). You can also pay in cash when you send money at one of our agent locations.
Plan to send money regularly?
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Opportunity to accumulate points when sending and receiving money

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* Funds generally take minutes to reach a recipient's bank account in Kotak Mahindara Bank, YES Bank, Union Bank of India, Federal Bank, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda and ICICI Bank. Services and Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on transaction conditions, including regulatory and foreign exchange issues, identification requirements, consumer protection issues, delivery restrictions, bank operating hours, banking and local holidays, and differences in time zones. Additional restrictions may apply

Transaction limit is INR200,000 per transaction.  Any transactions with a higher principal amount will be routed through the next day service.

** Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees and foreign exchange rates may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.

*** Agent location count valid as of 31 December 2015.