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Send money to Kenya
from the UK

Easily transfer your pounds to Kenyan shillings in minutes1.

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How to send money to Kenya?

Discover easy international money transfers to Kenya with Western Union, simply choose below for the most convenient way to send money from the UK.

Send online

Register your profile for free to transfer money to Kenya.

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Send from app

Start your transfer on your device and pay on the app or cash in-store.

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Send in person

Send GBP to KES from one of 5,300 agents across the UK3.

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Pay your way

  • Bank transfer
  • Credit or debit card
  • Cash

How does your receiver want their money?

Ask your receiver what’s most convenient for them.

Bank account

Send money directly to a bank account in Kenya1.

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Cash pickup

Transfer money to Kenya for collection in minutes1 from one of 1,500 agents3.

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Mobile Wallet

Send money direct to Kenya via M-Pesa1.

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Send money to M-Pesa Kenya

Does your receiver have an M-Pesa account? Simply, ask them for their mobile wallet number and send money instantly to Kenya.

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Download our app

Get the Western Union® app and enjoy easy repeat money transfers to Kenya, check currency exchange rates from pounds to Kenyan shillings and track your transfers on-the-go!

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Track your transfer

Know where your money transfer is at all times using your tracking number (MTCN).

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Why send money with Western Union?

Money in minutes

Your cash will be ready for collection from an agent location in minutes1

Peace of mind

Track your transfer and know where your money is at all times

Rely on us

We have over 145 years experience in global money transfers

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We’re always happy to help.
Check out our FAQs for answers to your top questions or contact our customer care.

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 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.

3 Agent location count valid as of June 30th, 2019.

This service is provided by Western Union.