Send money to Guatemala

When you need to transfer money to Guatemala, you can use Western Union’s trusted service to transfer money in just a few clicks using our website or app. Your loved ones in Guatemala could receive their money within minutes1.

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    Send money easily to Guatemala from the Netherlands

    You can rely on Western Union’s reliable money transfer service when you need to transfer money to Guatemala. There are several easy and convenient sending and receiving options:

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    Track your money transfer

    Stay in the loop of your money transfer to Guatemala via your Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN). Both you and your loved one can get real time updates of your Western Union money transfer.

    Money in minutes1

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

    Pay how you want

    Use your smartphone or the Western Union website to transfer money to Guatemala in just a few clicks. You can send funds using your credit3/debit card, bank transfer or Apple Pay® via our app.

    Convenient locations

    With thousands Western Union locations across Guatemala, including Quetzaltenango, Jalapa and more, your loved ones can withdraw money in Guatemala at a location close to them.

    Reasons to choose Western Union

    Enjoy peace of mind

    Each time you transfer money to Guatemala, you are protected by our stringent fraud prevention measures. We use secured servers for your complete peace of mind.

    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 now to send money to Guatemala for the first time. Use the Western Union app or simply fill in a few details online to arrange your money transfer.

    Worldwide reach

    Western Union connect millions of people around the world. You can transfer money from the Netherlands to 200+ countries and territories around the world.

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    Ready to send money to Guatemala?

    If you need more information on money transfers to Guatemala from the Netherlands, check out our FAQs below. But if you’re ready to send your first money transfer, get started today.

    Support your loved ones at special moments

    Whether your loved ones are celebrating a wedding in Flores, a big birthday in Monterrico or a new business opportunity, Western Union is here to help you make every occasion special. Use our reliable service to transfer money to Guatemala whatever the occasion.

    Frequently asked questions

    How can I transfer money to Guatemala?

    Sign in or register, then click ‘Send now’ to transfer money to Guatemala. Choose Guatemala as your destination and enter the amount you wish to transfer. Next, you will be provided information on average money transfer rates2 and will be able to select how you wish to pay and how your loved one will receive your money transfer. We’ll then send you an MTCN code, which you may share with your receiver so you can both track your money transfer in real time.

    How much money can I send to Guatemala from the Netherlands?

    You can send up to €5,000 to Guatemala direct to a bank account or for cash pickup – subject to rates2.

    How long does a money transfer to Guatemala take?

    It depends on your chosen payment method and how the funds will be received by your loved one. If you pay by credit3 card, debit card or iDeal, money could be available for cash pickup in just a few minutes1. For other bank transfer methods, it could take 1-6 business days1.

    How much does transferring money to Guatemala cost?

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

    What is the best way to send money to Guatemala?

    The best way for you to send money to Guatemala from the Netherlands depends on which way best suits you and your loved one. Western Union offers a number of methods for sending and receiving money transfers to Guatemala.

    Is it safe to send money to Guatemala online?

    Money transfers to Guatemala 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 Guatemala?

    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 also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Transfer fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Transfer fees and exchange 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.