Send money to Spain

Transfer money from the UK to Spain in a few simple steps with Western Union. Reliably send euros across the Bay of Biscay and beyond.


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    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Choose how to transfer money to Spain

    Using your bank details
    Cash at an agent location
    With a credit1 or debit card

    Ready to send money?

    Send money to Spain in a few taps with our app

    Send money to Spain on the go – virtually any time, from anywhere.

    Start a money transfer to Spain with the app, then pay in store.

    Track your transfer from the palm of your hand, 24/7.

    Rating as of 1 April 2024.

    More information on how to send money to Spain from the UK

    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Send money your way

    Transfer money from the UK to Spain online, via our app or in person. Choose the most convenient way to get funds to your loved ones.

    Committed to fighting fraud

    Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts cover every money transfer to Spain, with the ability to track your funds in real time.

    Reliable track record

    At Western Union, we have more than 170 years of experience in moving money around the world – from the UK to Spain and beyond.

    Proud heritage

    At Western Union®, we are proud to have helped people send money around the world for over 150 years.

    Sign up to send money to Spain today

    Fast and free process

    Register in minutes for free to start transferring money to Spain with Western Union®.

    Save receiver details

    Make quick money transfers to Spain by storing your receivers’ details.

    Track your transfer

    Use the tracking number (MTCN) to follow your money on its way to Spain.

    Frequently asked questions

    How do I send money online to Spain?

    Transfer money from the UK to Spain in a few fast steps online:

    1. Register for a free Western Union profile – or log in as an existing customer.
    2. Click ‘Send now’, then select Spain as the destination.
    3. Add in the amount you wish to send to Spain. Review the information on transfer fees2, conversion rates and transfer times to see how much it will cost.
    4. Select ‘Bank account’ and enter your receiver’s details. Or choose their saved details to speed things up, if you’ve sent money to the same person in Spain before.
    5. Use your credit2 or debit card and pay to complete your money transfer to Spain.
    6. You’ll receive an email containing a unique tracking number (MTCN). Share it with your receiver so you can both track the transfer’s progress.
    How do I send money to Spain from a Western Union agent location?

    To transfer money to Spain from the UK in person, you can visit your nearest Western Union agent location:

    1. Find an agent location
    2. Head to the counter and present your government-issued ID, along with your receiver’s bank and account details in Spain.
    3. Bring a bank statement, tax return or payslip too, as you might be requested to present evidence of your source of funds.
    4. Confirm the amount you want to transfer to Spain and exactly where it is going (for cash pickup or bank transfer).
    5. Pay for the money transfer to Spain in cash or with your debit or credit1 card to confirm.
    6. Keep hold of your receipt and share the tracking number (MTCN) with your receiver to follow your money.
    How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Spain?

    Use our free estimation tool for a no-obligation insight into how much your money transfer to Spain might cost. Simply enter the amount you want to send in GBP and see how much your receiver will get in EUR.

    You can see the estimated total transfer cost, including transfer fees2 and conversion rates. These can vary depending on your chosen payment and receiving method, so feel free to adapt them to see how it affects the total price.

    Estimate your transfer costs

    How much money can I send online to Spain?

    You can send up to £50,000 to Spain from the UK via bank transfer to your relative’s personal bank account. However, if you want to pay with cash or card, your money transfer will be limited to a maximum of £4,000.

    Still have questions?

    Visit our FAQs or simply get in touch. Our customer care team is on hand to help.

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

    2 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.