Send money to South Africa with Western Union.

Send money to South Africa

There are loads of reasons to send money to South Africa. Perhaps your parents in Johannesburg need a bit of support, or your nephew in Cape Town is having a birthday.. Maybe you know someone who's in the middle of a difficult time and could benefit from some quick cash.

Whatever your circumstances, Western Union has it covered. We can offer you a range of money transfer services that let you send your funds to South Africa with minimal hassle.

You don't need to spend ages standing in line and filling out forms to give your loved ones a bit of financial support; we can get money to them in minutes1, even though they are thousands of miles away. Here are just a few of the reasons why hundreds of thousands of customers around the world trust us with their money:


Quick and easy money transfer

Nobody wants to take time out of their day to send money to South Africa, which is why we've made the process as simple as possible. You can use our online or phone services to get funds across the world incredibly quickly, so you can get on with your day without interruptions.

This is especially useful in an emergency. With Western Union's money in minutes1 service you don't have to wait for hours or even days for your money to reach its recipient - we can get it to one of our agent locations in South Africa within minutes1.

Just go online, and you can send money with a few clicks. Alternatively, give us a call on 0800 833 833 and talk to one of our agents about money in minutes. We can send your money thousands of miles around the world as quickly as possible so your loved ones can access it as soon as they need it.
A range of different options

Of course, you might not want to use a phone or computer to transfer your money. If this is the case, then you can take it to one of our agent locations. We have almost 500,000 around the world2
Your loved ones in South Africa will be picking your cash up from one of our agents, as well. We have over 550 locations2 around the country, ensuring your friends and family don't have to travel miles to get their much-needed money. Here are some of your choices:

Send money online directly from your bank account, credit or debit card.
Send money over the phone wherever you are.
Find an agent location to send cash directly to Ghana.
● Get in touch with our customer care team if you have any questions about our services.
A trustworthy company

In over 160 years of working with money transfers, we've honed our craft and developed a reputation as a reliable firm. Hundreds of thousands of people put their trust in us to send their money around the world, and we make every effort to ensure our job is done as well as possible. With over 5 million likes on Facebook, it's clear that people are big fans of our service.

We also don't fool our customers with hidden fees or surprise charges. You can see exactly how much it will cost to send money to South Africa with our online price calculator, making it much easier to manage your finances and work out how much to send to your loved ones.

With this great reputation, Western Union is an excellent choice if you want to make sure your loved ones are provided for, no matter how far away they are. Send money to South Africa now.

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 Send form for details.

2Agent location count valid as of 31 March 2015