Send money to Indonesia

Transfer money to Indonesia from virtually anywhere in the UK. Send online, via our app or in person to support friends and family with ease.

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    Choose how to send money to Indonesia

    Using your bank details

    Cash at an agent location

    With a credit1 or debit card

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    Send money to Indonesia in a few taps with our app

    Track your transfer to Indonesia from the moment you click send.

    Save your regular receivers’ details in Indonesia for fast future transfers.

    Send money to Indonesia on the go, 24/7 from virtually anywhere.

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    Rating as of 20 May 2022.


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    Earn rewards

    Join the My WU program and collect points every time you send money to Indonesia from the UK for discounts on transfers.

    Track your transfer

    Keep tabs on your money as you track your transfer online or via the app with your unique tracking number (MTCN).

    Save and schedule

    Make sending money to Indonesia from the UK fast and simple by storing regular receiver details and arranging transfers in advance.

    Register with ease

    Quickly start transferring money to Indonesia after you register for free online. Get your transfer up and running in just a few clicks.

    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Committed to security

    Every money transfer to Indonesia is encrypted. Our fraud prevention efforts and security commitments mean you can send money with peace of mind.

    International reach

    Start transferring money to Indonesia and more than 200 other countries and territories around the world – such as neighbours the Philippines and Australia.

    Reliably send money to Indonesia

    Our rich heritage of more than 170 years in existence and over 150 years moving money around the world ensures you can reliably transfer money to Indonesia.

    Pay with convenience

    Cover the costs of sending money to Indonesia with cash, credit1/debit card, Klarna or bank transfer. Choose a convenient way for you.

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Indonesia?

    You can send up to 5,300 GBP to an Indonesian bank account via bank transfer online. However, you’re limited to send 4,000 GBP to a bank account if you pay online with a credit1/debit card or Klarna. For cash pickup, you can send up to 5,000 GBP in store or up to 4,000 GBP if you pay online. With a transfer to a mobile wallet3 in Indonesia you can send up to 1,950 GBP.

    How do I send money online to Indonesia?

    To send money to Indonesia online:

    1. Register for a free profile online, then log in. Click ‘Send now’ to start sending money to Indonesia.
    2. Choose Indonesia from the destination options and enter how much you want to send in GBP, seeing the amount in IDR your receiver will get.
    3. Select ‘Cash’, ‘Bank account’ or ‘Mobile wallet3’ depending on how your loved one wants to receive their money. Then choose to pay by credit1/debit card, Klarna or bank transfer.
    4. Click ‘Continue’ and fill in your receiver’s personal details or choose from a previous receiver. This information will vary depending on their chosen method of receiving the money.
    5. Pay with your credit1/debit card, Klarna or bank transfer to send your transfer.
    6. Check your email for a receipt containing a Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN), which you can share with your receiver to track the money.
    How do I send money to Indonesia from a Western Union agent location?

    Find out how to send money to Indonesia in person:

    1. Discover a Western Union agent location
    2. Either start a transfer online or via the app to lock in the price, or head straight to the agent location to arrange a transfer completely in person.
    3. Take a valid government-issued ID to the counter and present your receiver’s necessary information. You may be asked for proof of funds, so also take a bank statement, tax return or payslip along with you.
    4. Tell the agent how much you want to send to Indonesia and arrange the transfer.
    5. Pay with cash or a credit1/debit card to confirm your transfer to Indonesia.
    6. Take the receipt and share the unique tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver so they can reliably pick up their money.

    If you do choose to start the transfer online, then you’ll need to make sure you pay for your transfer within 24 hours at an agent location. No paper forms are required when you do, but you’ll need to make sure you remember your photo ID.

    How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Indonesia?

    Quickly and easily estimate your transfer cost online. Enter the amount you want to send to Indonesia in GBP, then choose your receiving and payment method. Here you’ll see the:

    • Current GBP/IDR exchange rate
    • Transfer amount
    • Transfer fees5
    • Transfer total
    • Receiver total.

    Decide whether you want to proceed with your transfer to Indonesia or not, with no obligation to continue.

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

    Money transfers to Indonesia can arrive in minutes4 if you arrange them for cash pickup or send to a mobile wallet3. When you transfer money to an Indonesian bank account it will be sent in real time6. Check estimated transfer times with no obligation when you start a transfer online.

    Still have questions?

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

    2 Agent location count valid as of December 31 2021.

    3 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.

    4 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.

    5 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.

    6 Real-time transfers are available to BRI, BNI, BCA and Bank Mandiri. Funds will reach most other banks in Indonesia on the same banking day for amounts less than 10m IDR. Funds will generally reach a receiver’s bank account on the same banking day for transfers sent before 11 am Eastern Time. Service and funds may be delayed or unavailable depending on certain factors including the Service selected, the selection of delayed delivery options, amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”). Additional restrictions may apply; see our terms and conditions for details.