Send money to Africa

Send money online from your account to Africa for a 2.90 transfer fee*

For a limited time send up to 4000 GBP for a 2.90 transfer fee.*

Send money for cash pickup in Africa and pay with your bank account to take advantage of the special 2.90 GBP transfer fee*.


No fees or hidden costs for the receiver.

Free online registration in just a few easy steps

More than 145 years of experience.


Sending money to Africa, here are 5 easy steps:


Select the country the transfer is going to, and the amount being transferred

Register with WU for free

Enter the receiver information

Pay with your account and select ‘Cash’ as your delivery method

Provide the MTCN number to the recipient





* Offer valid from May 14, 2015. 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.

** 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 online Terms & Conditions for detail.