Send money to Uganda from the UK

Easily transfer your pounds to Ugandan shillings, in minutes1.

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    How to send money to Uganda?

    Discover easy international money transfers with Western Union. Simply choose below for the most convenient way to send money to Uganda from the UK.

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    Bank transfer

    Credit or debit card


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    Transfer money for collection in minutes1 from one of 600 agents3 in Uganda.

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    Rating as of 5 July 2021.


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    Why send money with Western Union?

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    Your cash will be ready for collection from an agent location in minutes1.

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    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. For mobile transactions funds will be paid to receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form for restrictions.

    2 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees and foreign exchange rates may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.

    3 Agent location count valid as of March 31st, 2019.

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