Send money to Cameroon

Send money to Cameroon with ease using Western Union. Register for free and reliably transfer funds to your family and friends today.

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    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Choose how to send money to Cameroon

    Using your bank details

    Cash at an agent location

    With a credit3 or debit card

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    Send money to Cameroon in a few taps with our app

    Use the Western Union® app to send money to Cameroon on the go from virtually anywhere.

    Use the MTCN number to track your transfer in real time.

    Start your transfer online and finish up in your nearest agent location.

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    Rating as of 21 April 2023.

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    Quick and easy registration

    It’s easy to set up a profile with Western Union to send money to Cameroon. Start sending money to loved ones in just a few clicks.

    Easily track your transfer

    Share your tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver so you can both track your money transfer to Cameroon from the moment you click send.

    Send again quickly

    Save your receiver’s details so you can easily send money to Cameroon again at a time that is convenient for you.

    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Committed to your peace of mind

    At Western Union, transfers are encrypted and subject to thorough fraud prevention measures to protect your personal information and bring you peace of mind.

    International reach

    With over 200 countries and territories in the Western Union network, you can reach those most important to you from virtually anywhere.

    A proud heritage

    We’ve been transferring funds for over 150 years. To this day, our commitment to helping you move money where it matters most remains.

    Pay the way you like

    With Western Union you can transfer money however suits you: at home, online, in-person, or on the go. Pay by cash, debit/credit3 card, Sofort, or direct from your bank account.

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Cameroon?

    You can send up to approximately 4,600 GBP to Cameroon if your loved one wants to receive their money by cash pickup. If you’re sending money to a mobile wallet2, you can transfer up to approximately 750 GBP. Use our price estimator to estimate the cost of your transfer, plus any additional transfer fees5.

    How do I send money online to Cameroon?

    It’s easy to send money to Cameroon online, just follow these steps:

    1. Log in or register to get started. Then click ‘Send money’.
    2. Select Cameroon as your receiver’s destination and the amount you’d like to send. At this point you’ll also need to select how your receiver wants to receive their money – cash pickup or mobile wallet2.
    3. Choose your preferred payment method.
    4. On the righthand side you’ll have a breakdown of any transfer fees5, times, exchange rates and the total cost. Click ‘Continue’ once you’re happy.
    5. Choose to send money to a past receiver or someone new. If the money is going to someone new, you’ll need to accurately enter their personal details, the purpose of transfer and source of funds, before submitting your payment details and confirming the transfer.
    6. Track your transfer using the MTCN number on your receipt.
    What do I need to send money online to Cameroon?

    To send money to Cameroon online, you’ll need your receiver’s details to hand. You’ll need the following information:

    • For all available receiver methods, you’ll need their full name, the purpose of your transfer and source of funds information.
    • For a transfer to their mobile wallet2 you’ll also need the details of their wallet service provider and associated mobile number.
    • Once complete, you’ll receive a tracking number (MTCN). Provide this to your receiver.
    • If you’re sending by debit or credit3 card or bank transfer you’ll need to provide your account details and ensure it’s a UK-issued card.
    How do I send money to Cameroon from a Western Union agent location?

    It’s simple to send money to Cameroon from one of thousands of agent locations in the UK.

    1. Find your nearest agent location.
    2. Take your government-issued ID, such as a driving license or passport.
    3. You’ll then need to give the agent your receiver’s details.
    4. You may be asked to show proof of funds, so it’s worth bringing a bank statement or payslip with you to the counter.
    5. Pay for your money transfer to Cameroon using cash or credit3/debit card.
    6. Share your MTCN number with your receiver so you can both track your transfer.

    You can also start your transfer online and pay within 24 hours at an agent location, making sure you lock in any exchange rates or transfer fees5 online first. No paper forms are needed, but make sure you bring your photo ID with you.

    How much does it cost to transfer money to Cameroon?

    Use our free price estimator to calculate the cost of your money transfer to Cameroon. Remember that Western Union makes money from currency exchange, so be sure to check any transfer fees5 as well.

    How long will it take my money transfer to reach Cameroon?

    You can send money to Cameroon via cash pickup, or a transfer to a loved one’s mobile wallet2, for them to get their funds in minutes1.

    Still have questions?

    Visit our FAQs or simply get in touch. Our customer care team is on hand to help.

    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. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.

    2 Additional charges, including SMS and account cash-out fees, may be applied to the receiver’s mobile wallet account by the mobile network operator and/or wallet service provider.

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

    4 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.