Send money to Canada from the U.S.

Western Union has many ways to send money to Canada from the U.S.


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An easy way to send money to Canada

When you need to transfer money to Canada in a hurry, we’ve got you covered. Maybe you want to help a friend who’s exploring Banff National Park. Maybe you want to send a little extra cash to your niece to cover tuition. Or maybe, you want to send money to your parents who are celebrating a milestone anniversary. Whatever the reason, you choose how you want to send money to Canada. We can get your money there within minutes1.

Choose how to send your money to Canada

Choose the way that’s most convenient for you to transfer money to Canada from the U.S.

Choose how to pay

Pay with a credit/debit card2 or Apple Pay®

Directly from your bank account

Receiving money in Canada

Whether your receivers are camping in Yellowknife, living large at The Toronto Film Festival, skiing in Montreal, or hunting for the best seafood restaurant in Halifax, they can pick up a money transfer at more than 3,000 agent locations throughout Canada.

Transfer money to Canada with the Western Union® app

Start your transfer with the app and pay in cash at an agent location.
Check exchange rates* in an instant.
Quickly complete your money transfer with quick resend and credit card scan.
Touch ID saves you even more time with fast login.
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Rating as of September 15, 2020.


* Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.

1 Date available will be displayed on receipt for international transfers over $15. Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including the Service selected, the selection of delayed delivery options, special terms applicable to each Service, amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”).

2 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. Use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges.