Enjoy fast and reliable money transfers to the USA with Western Union. Easily transfer SEK to USD to bank accounts or for cash pickup in minutes1.
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Take advantage of fast and easy money transfers when you send money to the USA online.
Send money on the go whenever you want with the Western Union® app.
Prefer the personal touch? Choose from hundreds of agent locations in Sweden to make a seamless money transfer to the USA today.
Send money directly to loved one’s bank accounts in the USA quickly and easily.
Send money for cash pickup in minutes1 to tens of thousands of agent locations in the USA.
Trustly bank transfer
In cash at an agent location
Credit2 or debit card
Via Apple Pay® in our app
Send money on the go.
Check transfer fees3 and exchange rates in advance.
Track your money transfers in real time.
Save time and make repeat money transfers.
Get a free estimate before you send
Work out any costs before you send money to the USA with a free estimate. See the exchange rate for SEK to USD any time, with no obligation to send money later.
Convenient money transfers with Western Union
You can pay for your money transfer the way you like – via Trustly bank transfer, Apple Pay® on our app, with your credit2 or debit card or in cash at an agent location.
Find your money transfers in the history page
Don’t have the required information of your receiver on hand? No problem. You can put your money transfer on hold and complete it from the history page when you’re ready.
Create a free, reliable profile to send money to the USA.
Pay for your money transfer to the USA with Trustly, Apple Pay® on our app, credit2 or debit card.
You’ll always get a Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) when sending money. Track each transfer at our website or via our app.
Send money for cash pickup at a Western Union agent location near your receiver.
Quickly send money to the USA in the way that works best for you. Go online, pay through our app, or visit a Western Union® agent location in person.
Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union money transfers.
With Western Union, you can transfer money from Sweden to 200+ countries and territories around the world.
Create a free profile to get started. Log in and save your receiver’s details to send quick and easy repeat money transfers to the USA.
Follow regular process – login or register, click ‘Send now’. Choose the USA as your destination and amount you want to send. You’ll then be given information on typical Sweden- USA money transfer times. Pay with Trustly, Apple Pay® on our app, credit2 or debit card. Share the MTCN with your receiver so you can both track the money.
You can send up to 40,000 SEK to the USA from Sweden.
If you send money online only occasionally, you can send up to 9,000 SEK before we ask you to confirm your identity.
If you plan to send money regularly using WU.com, we will need to verify your identity. After that is finished, your send limit will increase to 40,000 SEK.
The money will be ready to pick up in minutes1 after your money transfer.
The amount you pay in transfer fees3 to send money to the USA can depend on the exchange rate between SEK and USD and your method of payment. You can check our prices on this online form.
Western Union allows you to conveniently send money from Sweden to bank accounts around the world, whether domestically or beyond.
The process for sending money to a bank account varies depending on how you are sending the funds, where your receiver is located and how quickly you want the funds to get there.
You can visit the send money form to learn more about the specific details you will need to send money to bank accounts. Read our FAQs below for specific instructions.
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. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.
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.