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Sending money to Albania

Send money to Albania quickly and reliably up to 300€ with a fee of 0€1 on your first online transfer.

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    We’ve sent money around the world for over 150 years

    Practical ways to transfer and receive money in Albania

    Send up to 300€ with a fee of 0€1 on your first online transfer with Western Union.

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    Track your money transfers in real time

    Track the status of your money transfer from Italy to Albania at any time using the MTCN (Money Transfer Control Number).

    Pay as you wish

    Make payments online with your current account, credit2/debit card or cash at an agent location.

    Save the bank details of your loved ones

    Facilitates routine money transfers: save the recipient’s details to be ready the next time you send money to Albania.

    Agencies nearby

    Your friends and family in Albania will be able to pick up money in minutes3 by visiting one of their nearest Western Union agent location.

    Reasons to choose Western Union

    In our 150 years of experience, we’ve helped millions of people send money around the world. Here are some reasons for our success:

    Convenience — pay how you like

    Pay your money transfer in Albania by bank transfer, a credit2 or debit card, or in cash.

    Global coverage

    With Western Union you can transfer money from Italy to over 200 countries and territories worldwide.

    Reliability — maximum commitment to security

    Our encryption systems and fraud prevention measures help protect your money transfers.

    Free registration

    Create a free profile to get started. Log in and save your frequent recipient data to send recurring money transfers quickly and easily.

    Send money to Albania straight from the app with just a few taps

    Send money anytime, anywhere.

    Check transfer fees and exchange rates1 in advance.

    Keep track of money transfers in real time.

    Send money back to friends and family with ease.

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    Pay how you like

    Bank transfer

    Credit2 or debit card

    Apple Pay® from our money transfer app

    In cash at a Western Union agent location

    More information about sending money to Albania

    Receive a free estimate before money transfer

    With Western Union you get a free cost estimate before sending money to Albania. You check the exchange rate1 from EUR to LEK without any obligation to proceed.

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    Transfer money conveniently and reliably

    Send money to Albania reliably in a way that is most convenient for you: in person at one of our agencies, online, or via app 24/7.

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    Easily complete pending money transfers

    If you do not have the necessary recipient information at hand, no problem. You can keep the money transfer to Albania pending and complete it from the history page when you are ready.

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    Are you ready to send money to Albania?

    If you need more information, please visit our FAQ section below. If you are ready, you can send money to Albania now.

    Don’t forget your loved ones during the holidays

    Whatever the occasion – your best friend’s birthday, your parents’ anniversary, or Christmas – surprise your loved ones by sending best wishes with a Western Union money transfer.

    Don’t forget your loved ones during the holidays

    Whatever the occasion – your best friend’s birthday, your parents’ anniversary, or Christmas – surprise your loved ones by sending best wishes with a Western Union money transfer.

    FAQ on transferring money to Albania

    How do I transfer money to Albania?

    With Western Union, you can make a decision based on your needs. You can transfer money to Albania from an agent location, online or via our money transfer app, whenever you want and wherever you are. If you make a bank transfer directly to a bank account in Albania, you will pay a fixed transfer fee1 of €0.

    How much money can I send to Albania?

    You can send up to €5000 for cash pickup or to a bank account.

    How do I make a bank transfer to Albania?

    Make a bank transfer to Albania online or using our money transfer app and pay no fees1 to any bank account in Albania.

    How much does it cost to send a bank transfer to Albania?

    If you send money by bank transfer to a bank account in Albania, you will pay a fixed transfer fee1 of €0.

    How much does it cost to transfer money to Albania?

    Fees1 will depend on the exchange rate1 between EUR and Lek, and how you choose to transfer money to Albania. You can check our prices on the calculator at the top of the page.

    How do I send money to Albania online?

    Log in to our site or register and click ‘Submit Now.’ Choose Albania as your destination and the amount you want to send. Pay by bank transfer, or credit2/debit card. Share the MTCN with your receiver so you can both track the money.

    Do you have further questions or need assistance?

    See the FAQ section or contact us. Our Customer Service is always available to help you.

    1 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.

    2 If you’re using a credit card, a card-issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. To avoid these fees or for reduced fees, use a debit card or another payment method.

    3 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.