Send money to India

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

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



   You can send money in minutes* online or with our
   mobile app:

for cash pickup

available 24/7

directly to a bank account*.

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   You can send money in minutes* from a Western Union
   agent location:

for cash pickup

over 500,000*** agent locations around the world.

directly to a bank account*.

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Send money to a qualifying bank account* in India.

Stay connected to your loved ones back in India by sending money in minutes* directly to their bank accounts* for a £1.90 transfer fee**.

With Western Union you can now send money to over a billion bank accounts globally, in over 50 countries and territories worldwide, so it’s easier for you to send money around the world. Even better is the fact that your receiver won't have to carry cash around. Find out more about sending money to a bank account*.



Send money for cash pickup in India.

Even if your loved one doesn’t have a bank account, you can still give financial support by sending money in minutes* for cash pickup. With more than 123,900 agent locations in India*** it will be convenient for your receiver to find a location nearby.

After you have made your transfer, save the tracking number (MTCN) to share with your receiver. They will need it to pick up cash in person.



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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.

** Send any amount for 1.90 transfer fee using our direct to bank account 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 2016.