Send money to Lebanon

It’s easy to transfer money to Lebanon to help with bills or gift friends and family. Send money at a time that’s convenient for you using our reliable service.

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    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Choose the way you send money to Lebanon

    Using your bank details

    With a credit2 or debit card

    Cash at an agent location

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    Send money to Lebanon in a few taps with our app

    Save your receiver’s details to send money again with just a few clicks.

    Track your money transfer in real time using the unique tracking number (MTCN).

    Send money to Lebanon on the go, anytime, anywhere with the Western Union® app.

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    Easily track your transfer

    Share the MTCN number with your receiver so you and your receiver can both track your money transfer.

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    Choose to pay in a way that suits you. Send money online, via the Western Union® app or at your nearest agent location.

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    Send money to your family wherever they are with Western Union. We transfer money to over 200 countries and territories around the world.

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    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Lebanon?

    You can send up to 8,000 GBP online to Lebanon from the UK with Western Union for cash pickup. If you’d like to send your money transfer from an agent location, then you can send up to 5,000 GBP.

    How do I send money online to Lebanon?

    To send money online you’ll need to:

    1. Register and verify your Western Union profile to get started for free or log in to an existing profile. Select ‘Send money’ to start your money transfer to Lebanon.
    2. Choose Lebanon as your destination and the amount you’d like to send.
    3. Select ‘Cash’ and specify how you’d like to pay. Choose to pay with a credit2 or debit card or bank transfer. Click ‘Continue’.
    4. Either select a saved receiver or enter the details of a new one. You’ll be asked to enter their name, address, and contact number. You’ll also need to specify the money transfer purpose and source of funds.
    5. Pay for the money transfer with your credit2/debit card or verify your bank account.
    6. Keep the MTCN number from your confirmation email. You can share this with the receiver so they can track its progress.
    What do I need to send money online to Lebanon?

    To send money to Lebanon online you need accurate details of the receiver, including their name, address and contact information. They will be required to show their ID to collect their cash pickup.

    How do I send money to Lebanon from a Western Union agent location?

    To send your money from an agent location you must:

    1. Find your nearest Western Union agent location.
    2. Visit the agent location with a form of government-issued ID or phone number.
    3. Before you transfer money to Lebanon you may be asked to show proof of funds, so you should take a bank statement or pay slip to the counter too.
    4. Pay for the money transfer using your credit2/debit card or with cash.
    5. Keep your receipt with your MTCN tracking number so you can keep an eye on the transfer.

    Another option is to start your money transfer online or via the app to lock in the current exchange rate, before paying at a participating agent location near you within 24 hours. Make sure you bring some photo ID to complete the money transfer.

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

    Use our price estimator to work out the cost of sending money to Lebanon, including the currency exchange rate and any transfer fees3.

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

    A money transfer to Lebanon for cash pickup should be processed in minutes1, regardless of whether you pay by credit2/debit card, bank transfer or cash at an agent location.

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

    3 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.