Enjoy reliable money transfer to India in minutes1. Easily transfer pounds to rupees for cash pick-up or to a bank account.
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Register and create your profile for free to send money to India online.
You can send from the Western Union® app right away or start your transfer in the app and pay in-store.
Transfer money in person at one of 5,400 Western Union agent locations2 in the U.K.
Easily transfer pounds to rupees when you send money to major banks in India.
Whether they’re touring Amber Palace or at home in Mumbai, your receiver can pick up cash at over 110,000 agent locations2 in India.
Save your receiver’s information in your online profile to send money again fast.
All major banks are covered
Easily transfer pounds to rupees when you send to bank accounts at Mahindra Bank, Federal Bank, ICICI Bank, YES Bank Union Bank of India, Kotak, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda and more.
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Get a free estimate anytime and without obligation to send money later.
Have your recipient’s details ready
To start your bank transfer, simply provide your receiver’s account number, their Indian Financial System Code (IFSC) and the purpose of transfer.
Using your bank details
With a credit or debit card3
Cash at an agent location
It’s easy to register and start sending money securely.
Easily track your transfer online and with our app using the MTCN.
Pay using your bank account, credit/debit card3 or cash.
Send money for pick-up at a Western Union agent location near your receiver.
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Send money the way that’s convenient for you: online, with our app, or in person at an agent location.
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1. Log in or register and verify your free account. Click ‘Send now’ to start your transfer.
2. Enter the destination and amount you’d like to send. Transaction times vary per destination, but you’ll be able to see these as you make your selections.
3. Select ‘bank account.’ You can select a past receiver or enter your receiver’s bank account details.
4. Pay with your credit or debit card3.
5. We will send you a confirmation email with a tracking number of your transaction (MTCN). You can share this number with your receiver to track the funds.
To send money to India, you will need your receiver’s account number, IFSC Code and the purpose of the transaction.
You may send up to 799.99 GBP from the U.K. and territories without any additional ID verification. If you would like to send more, we will need to confirm your identity online. Once we have confirmed your ID, you will be able to send up to 4,000 GBP. For bank transfer to bank account payouts, you will be able to send up to 50,000 GBP per transfer depending on the selected country. Bank transfer is available for U.K. residents only. Additional limits may apply.
Depending on the method chosen to send money, your funds will get to your receiver in as little as a few minutes1 or up to one bank day.
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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 mobile transactions funds will be paid to receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form for restrictions.
2 Agent location count valid as of 31 December 2019.
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.
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