Send money to Afghanistan: You can easily transfer today

How to send money to Afghanistan in the best possible way? Western Union helps you transfer money to your loved ones quickly and easily. You choose how you want to transfer money to Afghanistan and with cash pickup, the money arrives within a few minutes1. Carry out a money transaction in SEK to AFN safely and easily.

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    Receive and send money to Afghanistan

    With Western Union®, it is easy and fast to send money to Afghanistan and other countries abroad from Sweden. We offer several different transaction methods. For cash pickup, the receiver will have access to the amount you send within a few minutes1.

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    Secure money transfers abroad

    Do you want to feel safe when transferring money to Afghanistan? In that case, you can create a profile with Western Union® for free and access our services. You can then send money safely, quickly and conveniently across national borders.

    Track the money from Sweden to Afghanistan

    For you and the receiver of your transfer to feel secure, we offer simple tracking of the financial transactions. Every time you decide to send money to Afghanistan, you get an MTCN – Money Transfer Control Number. It helps you track the transfer of money in the app or via our website.

    Choose your payment method yourself when sending money

    You choose which payment method you want to use when sending SEK to AFN with Western Union.

    Many easily accessible agent locations

    Sending money is quick and easy with Western Union®. The money is ready for cash pickup in Afghanistan in just minutes1. The receiver only needs to visit one of our agent locations and collect the amount.

    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    Flexibility and transparency

    Western Union makes it easy to send money to Afghanistan. Choose a payment method that is right for you and send the money quickly to Afghanistan. Once you have sent the money, you can easily track it with your MTCN and see when the receiver has accessed the amount via cash pickup at their agent location.

    Taking measures against fraud

    We create reliable and worry-free financial transfers abroad by working with fraud protection and encryption. With us, safety is always the focus.

    Western Union® is available worldwide

    With our services, you can transfer money from Sweden to over 200 foreign territories and countries. Our global presence facilitates your international financial transactions to Afghanistan from Sweden.

    Free registration

    Registering a profile with Western Union is free of charge. Once you have opened a profile, you can log in and save receiver details. This makes it easy to send money to Afghanistan on one or repeated occasions.

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    Send money to Afghanistan quickly and easily

    I want to send money to Afghanistan or another city in the country – how do I do it?

    Transferring money for cash pickup in Afghanistan is easy in five steps.

    • Register an account with Western Union
    • Select Afghanistan as your destination
    • Enter the amount you want to send
    • Pay using your preferred payment method
    • Save your MTCN number and track the money transfer
    How much money can you send to Afghanistan from Sweden with Western Union?

    When sending money to Afghanistan, Western Union offers you to send up to SEK 40,000.

    How much is 100 SEK in AFN?

    To see how much 100 SEK is in AFN, you can visit our page to transfer money to Afghanistan and see exchange rates3 in real time.

    How much does it cost to send money to Afghanistan?

    The amount you pay in transfer fees3 to send money to Afghanistan from Sweden varies depending on the exchange rate between SEK and AFN. The payment method also affects the price of the service. You can see the cost of your transaction on our money transfer page.

    More questions about how to send money to Afghanistan?

    1 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, country of destination, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, agent location hours, time zone differences of selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See terms and conditions for more information.

    2 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.

    3 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.