money online to Spain

Western Union makes sending money to Spain quick and easy.

Are you one of the nearly three-quarters of a million Britons who have started a new life under the Spanish sun? Or maybe you have relatives who've made the move. Either way, chances are there will come a time when you need to transfer money to Spain from the UK.

This is where Western Union comes in. Whether it's to cover property maintenance, top up your retirement fund, or help out in an emergency, our services allow you to transfer money to Spain online. The cash can be sent for pickup at one of our many agent locations or sent directly to a bank account.


Send money online to Spain

To send cash online to Spain, you have two options: money in minutes and direct to bank.


Send money in minutes to Spain1

Money in minutes allows you to transfer money to Spain online for pickup at a Western Union agent within just a few minutes1 of being sent. All you need to do is:

Log in to your profile (or register for free here).

Start a transaction, entering the required destination and amount of money.

Select "Cash" as your "Delivery Method".

Pay using your Visa, MasterCard, Maestro or Visa Debit (Delta and Visa Electron).2 You can also pay through bank transfer (SOFORT).

Await your confirmation email, save the tracking number (MTCN), and share with the receiver for pickup.


Send money to a bank account in Spain

If you'd rather send money directly to bank account in Spain, that's also easy. Here's how it works:

Log in or register for free here.

Choose "To a Bank Account".

Enter the receiver's bank account information. The following information is required:

Bank name

Bank Identifier Code (BIC)

International Bank Account Number (IBAN)

Not sure how to access this information?.

Pay with your bank account (Faster Payments, SOFORT banking), or with your credit or debit card (Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, Delta, Visa Electron).

Receive your confirmation email with tracking number (MTCN)2.

The money will usually be deposited in the receiver's bank account within 1 to 2 business days3.


1Funds 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.

2 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply.

3 Under certain conditions, your money could be delayed or some services might be unavailable. These conditions include the amount you're sending, the country you're sending to and any regulatory issues in that country, a change in identification requirements, time zone differences, or selection of delayed options. See terms and conditions for details.