Send money online from Kuwait

Transfer money from Kuwait to your loved ones overseas today. You can send money to friends and family, at home or on the go, with Western Union’s trusted money transfer service.

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    Exchange Rates and Fees shown are estimates, vary by a number of factors including payment and payout methods, and are subject to change. To check current rates and other options, simply click “Send now”.

    80% customers take less than 6 minutes to complete an online transfer with WU.

    We encrypt your transfers

    We are committed to keeping your data secure

    Send money online to bank accounts or for cash pickup from a 1 KWD transfer fee1 online

    How to send money overseas

    Western Union can help you to quickly and reliably send money from Kuwait to overseas, whether for student fees, a business requirement, a property purchase or a loved one’s special occasion. Here are the four key steps you need to follow to send your money:

    Register for free

    Sign in or sign up for a free account to start sending money abroad online.

    Start your transfer

    Select your chosen destination and enter the amount you want to send.

    Select payment and recipient

    Select the receiving option and enter the recipient’s details, or select pre-existing details if you have sent them money before.

    Make your payment

    Select your payment method (expected transaction times will be displayed) and send your money abroad.

    Open an account to send money overseas today

    Register for free

    Create your account for free today to enjoy easy and simple online money transfers from Kuwait overseas.

    Committed to security

    Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union money transfers.

    Transparent fees

    You can find out the fees3 for transferring money from Kuwait and the exchange rates3 we offer in advance, as well as the maximum transfer amount.

    Money in minutes1

    Depending on the sending and receiving methods, your money transfer could be with your loved ones within minutes1.

    Reasons to choose Western Union for your international money transfer:

    Many locations

    Your loved ones can receive money where they are, by visiting any of the hundreds of thousands2 of agent locations across the world.

    Easily track your transfer

    You can track your transfer when you send money from Kuwait using your unique tracking number (MTCN).

    Worldwide reach

    Send money to hundreds of thousands agent locations in over 200 countries and territories2.

    Save recipient details

    Repeating a money transfer to a loved one overseas is quick and easy, as you can save the details of your recipient on your account.

    Send money overseas with ease using our app

    Pay with a Kuwait-issued debit card.

    Send money on the go, or start a transfer and pay at an agent location.

    Track your money transfer in real time.

    Quickly send again to friends and family across the world.

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    Rating as of March 3, 2021.


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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 and foreign exchange issues, required receiver action(s), identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options.

    2 Network data as of 31 December 2023.

    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 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. Funds availability subject to terms and conditions of service. See Mobile Form for Restrictions.