Send money to India

When you need to send money to India, use Western Union’s trusted service to transfer money in only a few clicks via our website or app. Depending on payment methods, your loved ones in India could receive their money within minutes1.

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    Send money easily to India from the Netherlands

    If you need to transfer money to India, 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.

    If you need to transfer money to India, 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

    Keep updated on the progress of your money transfer to India in real time via your Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN). You’re always in the loop with Western Union money transfers.

    Money in minutes1

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

    Pay how you want

    Use the Western Union app or website to send money to India. 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 India, including Jaipur, Agra and more, you can send money to your loved ones, allowing them to withdraw money in India at a location close to them.

    Reasons to choose Western Union

    Enjoy peace of mind

    Every time you transfer money to India, you are protected by our secured servers and stringent fraud prevention measures for 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 India for the first time. Use the Western Union app or website to fill in your details and 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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    Track your money transfer to India in real time.

    Save recipient details so it’s easy to repeat a money transfer.

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    Ready to send money to India?

    If you need more information on money transfers to India 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 Jodhpur, a graduation in New Dehli or a new business opportunity, Western Union is here to help you make every occasion extra special. Use our reliable service to send money to India whatever the occasion.

    Frequently asked questions

    How can I transfer money to India?

    Sign in or register, then click ‘Send now’ to send money to India. Choose India as your destination and enter the desired amount. Following that, you will be provided information on average money transfer rates2 and will be able to select how you will 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 to trace your money in real time.

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

    You can send up to €5,000 to India direct to a bank account, or around €2,500 for cash pickup – subject to rates2.

    How long does a money transfer to India 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 or available in your loved one’s bank account or mobile wallet1 in just a few minutes1. For other bank transfer methods, it could take 1-2 business days1.

    How much does transferring money to India cost?

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

    What is the best way to send money to India?

    The best way for you to send money to India from the Netherlands is to find the sending and receiving methods which work best for you and your loved ones, with a money transfer service you can trust. You can send EUR to IDR in the most convenient way for you with Western Union.

    Is it safe to send money to India online?

    Money transfers to India 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 India?

    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.