Send money to Turkey

Send money to Turkey with Western Union. Whether you’re transferring money to loved ones overseas or need to pay a bill, register with us for a reliable, convenient service.


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    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Choose how to send money to Turkey

    Quickly make a money transfer on your mobile phone by setting up card payments. Avoid mistakes by simply scanning your credit or debit card using the camera on your device.

    Using your bank details
    Cash at an agent location
    With a credit2 or debit card

    Ready to send money?

    Send money to Turkey in a few taps with our app

    Save receiver details to make quick repeat money transfers to Turkey.

    Check currency exchange rates from pounds to new Turkish lira (TRY).

    Begin your money transfer online and pay later at an agent location.

    Rating as of 21 April 2023.

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

    Calculate exchange rates

    The Western Union® money currency calculator makes it easy to check the Turkish lira (TRY) exchange rates in advance.

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    Transparent costs

    Get an estimate of the costs to transfer money before you make a commitment. Transfer fees3 are subject to change.

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    Send large or small sums

    Whether you need to pay a bill or send money as a gift, transfer up to £50,000 in one go when you send money to Turkey.

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    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Experience you can rely on

    With more than 150 years’ experience in transferring money around the world, you can count on us when you send money to Turkey.

    Multiple payment options

    Sending money from the UK to Turkey couldn’t be easier. Simply visit one of our agent locations to send money in person, or send money online via our website or app. We accept cash and card payments.

    Convenient pickup locations

    With thousands of agent locations across Turkey, it’s easy for friends and family to pick up cash near their home.

    Commitment to security

    To ensure we provide a reliable service, we encrypt every international transfer. We also work hard to help our customers better understand fraud prevention.

    Sign up to send money to Turkey today

    Track your transfers

    Track your money transfers with a unique tracking number (MTCN). It’ll help you see exactly when your money arrives.

    Register for free

    Register for a free Western Union profile and start sending money from the UK to Turkey today.

    Collect cash in minutes1

    When you send money online or in person with Western Union for cash collection, your funds should be ready to pick up from one of our agent locations within minutes1.

    Frequently asked questions

    How do I send money online to Turkey?
    1. Visit the Western Union website or download the Western Union® app.
    2. Log in or register for free.
    3. Begin your money transfer via the Western Union® money transfer service.
    4. Send money for cash pickup or directly to an authorised bank account.
    5. Enter the receiver’s details and fill out any security questions as advised.
    6. Pay by cash, bank transfer or card.
    What do I need to send money online to Turkey from the UK?

    To send money to Turkey online, you’ll need your receiver’s details, and to let us know the purpose of the transfer. You’ll also need an IBAN number.

    How much money can I send to Turkey?

    You can send up to 50,000 GBP from the UK to Turkey. Start your transfer in our app, online or in person at one of thousands of UK agent locations today.


    How much does it cost to send money to Turkey?

    The Western Union currency convertor provides an outline of all the costs involved when sending money from the UK to Turkey – including exchange rates, transfer fees3 and transfer limits.

    How do I send money to Turkey from a Western Union agent location?
    1. Find your nearest Western Union agent location.
    2. Bring your ID, as well as a bank statement/ payslip. You’ll also need your receiver’s bank details and IBAN number.
    3. Pay by cash or card.
    4. Keep hold of your tracking number (MTCN) and share this with the receiver so they can receive their money.
    How long will it take my money transfer to reach Turkey?

    When you transfer money to Turkey from the UK with Western Union for cash pickup it can be ready for collection within minutes1. Bank transfers can take anywhere between 0-1 business days.

    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.