Pick up your money at any of our 4,300 agent locations1 in South Korea.
Find a Western Union agent location near you with our agent locator.
Specify transfer details (sender’s name, country, sent amount, MTCN) and show the agent your government-issued photo ID.
The money is available right after your details have been confirmed. You’ll also be given a receipt.
What documents can I use to pick up money in South Korea?
You need to present any official government issued ID (e.g. Resident ID for South Koreans,Passport for foreigners) as well as your current or permanent address information in South Korea.
Acceptable IDs are subject to the Banking laws and regulations of South Korea.
How much does it cost to receive money?
All fees are paid by the sender. Receiving money is free of charge.
What is a Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN)?
The Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) is a unique number assigned to your transfer. You will need this number when picking up the money or to track the transfer.
1 Network data as of 31 March 2018.