Send money to Colombia

When you need to send money to Colombia, you can use Western Union’s fast and reliable service to send money in just a few clicks. Depending on payment methods, your loved ones in Colombia could receive their money within minutes1.

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    Send money easily to Colombia from the Netherlands

    If you want to transfer money to loved ones in Colombia, use Western Union’s reputable service for real peace of mind. There are several ways for you and your loved ones to send and receive money with us.

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    Track your money transfer

    When you transfer money to Colombia it can be followed in real time. You’ll receive a special Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) when you use Western Union, and we’ll let you know as soon as your money arrives.

    Money in minutes1

    When you send money from the Netherlands to Colombia with Western Union, your money could be with your loved ones within minutes1.

    Pay how you want

    Transfer money to Colombia via the Western Union website or app. You can send funds using your credit3/debit card, bank transfer or Apple Pay via our app.

    Convenient locations

    You can send EUR to COP with ease thanks to thousands Western Union locations throughout Colombia, including those in Bogotá, Medellín, Cali and more.

    Reasons to choose Western Union

    Enjoy peace of mind

    With our encrypted servers and stringent fraud prevention procedures in place, you’ll have peace of mind whenever you send money to Colombia.

    Easy to Re-send

    Our one-tap re-send function allows you to quickly and easily repeat a money transfer to a loved one.

    Register now for free

    Register right away to send money to Colombia. Set up your first transfer by filling in a few details via the Western Union app or website.

    Worldwide reach

    Western Union connect millions of people across the globe. We’ve been doing this for over 150 years, and now help our customers send money from the Netherlands to over 200 countries and territories around the world.

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    Ready to send money to Colombia?

    If you’re looking for more information on how to send money to Colombia from the Netherlands, check out our FAQ section below. Get going right away if you’re ready to set up your initial money transfer.

    Support your loved ones at special moments

    Whether your loved ones are celebrating a wedding in Cartagena, a big birthday in Barranquilla or a new business opportunity, we’re here to help. Use our reliable service to send money to Colombia from the Netherlands exactly when your loved one needs it.

    Frequently asked questions

    How can you send money to Colombia online?

    Sign in or register, then click ‘Send now’ to send money to Colombia. Choose Colombia as your destination and enter the desired amount. Following that, you’ll be given information on average money transfer rates and will be able to select how you’ll pay and how your money will be sent to your receiver. We’ll then send you an MTCN code, which you may share with your receiver to trace your money in real time.

    How much can I send to Colombia online?

    You can send up to €5,000 to Colombia for cash pickup or direct to a bank account. You can send up to €2,200 to Colombia direct to your receiver’s mobile wallet1 or Visa debit card.

    How long does a bank transfer to Colombia take?

    This depends on your chosen payment method and how the funds will be received by your recipient. If you pay by credit3 or debit card, or bank account iDeal, your money could be available in just a few minutes1. For some bank transfers, funds could be available in your recipient’s bank account, mobile wallet1 or for cash pickup within 1-2 business days1.

    How much does it cost to transfer money to Colombia?

    The amount you pay in transfer fees2 to send money to Colombia can depend on the exchange rate2 between EUR and COP and your method of payment. You can check our prices on this online form.

    What is the best way to send money to Colombia?

    The best way to send money from the Netherlands to Colombia is find a money transfer service you can trust and the sending and receiving methods that suit you and your loved ones best. Send EUR to COP in the most convenient way for you with Western Union.

    Is it safe to send money online to Colombia?

    Money transfers to Colombia use our encrypted servers and extensive fraud prevention measures, so you can use Western Union’s money transfer service with confidence.

    Still have questions about sending money to Colombia?

    We’re here to help. Browse more FAQs, or get in touch with our excellent customer care team to find out more.

    1 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. For money transfers made by cell phone, the funds will be paid to the receiver’s mobile wallet account provider so they can then be credited to the account linked to the receiver’s cell phone number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS, account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form to learn more about restrictions.

    2 Western Union makes money from currency exchange. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.

    3 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 check other payment methods.