Learn how to send money to a bank account

You can send money directly to your receiver's bank account through westernunion.com or from a participating Western Union® Agent location. Before you send money to a bank account, you'll need to know what information is required. You'll also want to know how long it'll take your money to get there.* See the list below and we'll show you all the details you'll need to send money to their bank account.

Learn how to Send Money to a bank account from Hong Kong with Western Union

Information you need in China

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  1. Bank name
  2. Bank account number
  3. Receiver's phone number

Send money in minutes to qualifying Chinese bank accounts*

Information you need in Indonesia

Timing

  1. Bank name
  2. Bank code
  3. Bank branch code
  4. Account number

Send money in minutes to Indonesian bank accounts**

Information you need in Philippines

Timing

  1. Bank name
  2. Account number

Send money in minutes to Philippines bank accounts***

 

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*To qualify, the sender must provide a UnionPay debit card number that starts with ‘62’ and that has been associated with a bank account held at a supported bank. Transfers to certain accounts may only be available during China bank processing hours, which are 7.30am to 9.45pm China Standard Time. Funds sent to a first time receiver may be delayed until WU receives additional required information from the receiver. Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including amount sent, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, required receiver action(s), delivery restrictions, location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”).

**D2B transaction limit is 10,000,000 Rupiah per transaction. Sending to online bank accounts generally takes minutes to reach a recipient's bank account. Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on transaction conditions, including regulatory and foreign exchange issues and differences in time zones. Additional Restrictions may apply. Sending above 10,000,000 will approximately take 1 banking day as it will be processed via Indonesia clearing house system (SKN) and subject to SKN twice daily cut-off times. Receiver name must be identical to the name as registered in the beneficiary bank account.

***Funds generally take minutes to reach a recipient's bank account, but funds sent to first-time Bank of the Philippines Islands receivers may take up to 2 hours. Services and Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on transaction conditions, including regulatory and foreign exchange issues, identification requirements, consumer protection issues, delivery restrictions, bank operating hours, banking and local holidays, and differences in time zones. Additional restrictions may apply.