Send money to Vietnam

Transfer money to Vietnam and help your loved ones when they need it most with Western Union. Celebrate special occasions and easily support friends and family across Vietnam.


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    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Choose how to send money to Vietnam

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

    Ready to send money?

    Send money to Vietnam in a few taps with our app

    Save your receiver’s details to make your next transfer to Vietnam in a few clicks.

    Use your unique tracking number (MTCN) to always know where your money is.

    Start your transfer on the go and pay at your local agent location.

    Rating as of 1 April 2024.

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

    Sign up to send money to Vietnam today

    Store and save receiver details

    Save the details of your receiver in Vietnam to your Western Union profile. Make sending money again fast and straightforward.

    Schedule important transfers

    Schedule transfers to friends and family so you never miss that important celebration or notable life event.

    Quick and easy transfers

    Transferring money around the world is quick and easy with Western Union. Using our reliable services, it won’t take long to move money to your loved ones.

    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Send money your way

    Send money online to Vietnam, via our app or at one of thousands of UK agent locations. There’s plenty of choice to move money in a way that suits you.

    A reliable heritage

    Our money transfer history stretches back over 150 years – so you can rely on us when it comes to getting your money to Vietnam.

    Committed to security

    All of our transfers to Vietnam are encrypted. Enjoy peace of mind when it comes to supporting friends and family around the world.

    Register for free today

    It’s completely free to register for your Western Union online profile. Simply follow the quick and easy steps to start your first transfer to Vietnam in a few clicks.

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Vietnam?

    You can send up to 3,000 GBP to Vietnam per transfer to a bank account or for cash pickup – whatever your payment method. When sending money to a mobile wallet2 in Vietnam, you can send up to 1,950 GBP.

    It’s important you evaluate the exchange rates and transfer fees3 before sending to ensure you’re happy with the transfer total.

    How do I send money online to Vietnam?

    Simply follow these easy steps to send money online to Vietnam:

    1. Register for your free profile or log in with your details.
    2. Select ‘Send now’ and enter Vietnam as your destination country.
    3. Enter your transfer amount to see the current GBP/VND exchange rate (or GBP/USD) and how much your receiver will get.
    4. Choose how your receiver wants their money – cash pickup, bank transfer or mobile wallet2.
    5. Pick a way to pay. Select from either cash, bank transfer, or credit1/debit card. Click ‘Continue’.
    6. Choose from sending money to a previous receiver or add the required details for your new receiver accurately. You will also be required to state the purpose of your transfer and source of funds.
    7. Pay for your transfer and use your unique tracking number (MTCN) to see where your money is. You can share this with your receiver so they can follow its progress and collect with ease.
    How do I send money to Vietnam from a Western Union agent location?

    To send money to Vietnam from the UK at a Western Union agent location in person, all you need to do is:

    1. Find your local agent location and visit the front desk.
    2. Present your valid ID and all the required details – including account details, name, and address for you and your receiver.
    3. Provide proof of funds to show that you can pay for the transfer. This can be in the form of a bank statement, payslip or tax return.
    4. Pay for the transfer using your chosen payment method.
    5. Get your tracking number (MTCN) and share it with your receiver so they can collect their funds

    If you’d like to save time at your local agent location and lock in exchange rates and transfer fees3 before you arrive, then you can start the process online. Simply set up your transfer online and pay at a Western Union agent location within 24 hours. Make sure you bring some photo ID.

    How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Vietnam?

    When you send money to Vietnam, the overall cost of your transfer depends on multiple factors, such as any transfer fees3 and exchange rates. You can use our handy price estimator tool to see how much your intended transfer will cost before you send.

    How long will it take for my money transfer to reach Vietnam?

    When you make a money transfer to Vietnam, funds can arrive in minutes4 for cash pickup and mobile wallet2 transfers. However, it’s worth keeping in mind that delays can happen. Transfers to a bank account in Vietnam can take up to three business days.

    Still have questions?

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

    2 Additional charges, including SMS and account cash-out fees, may be applied to the receiver’s mobile wallet account by the mobile network operator and/or wallet service provider.

    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.

    4 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.