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Send money to India from the U.S.

Save time and money when you transfer money to India. When you choose our convenient options – online or with the Western Union® app – you’ll get the benefits of a $0 transfer fee* when sending from your bank account to State Bank of India, HDFC, ICICI, and other major banks.

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Transfer money to India

Everyone has a good reason to send money overseas and Western Union has you covered. Make money transfers easy by sending directly to a UPI ID in India with Western Union. No receiver bank account info needed! With many ways to send and reliable ways to receive money, consider us your on-call service whenever you need to send money to India.

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Choose how to send money to India

When you transfer money to India, whether you’re helping to cover unexpected emergencies, household expenses, or just sending a gift for a family member, Western Union makes it fast, easy, and convenient.



Transfer money to India on the go with the Western Union® app.

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Send money online to India anytime.

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Pay for your money transfer in cash at more than 55,000 agent locations in the US.

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Send from more than 55,000 agent locations across the U.S.

Choose how to pay

You have options when you transfer money to India with Western Union. Simply pay with a credit2 or debit card, directly from your bank account, via Apple Pay, or with cash at an agent location. Whatever’s easiest for you, we’ve got you covered.

Receiving rupees
in India

No matter where your love ones are in India – touring the Taj Mahal, getting wild at a tiger preserve, or living in Old Delhi, they can pick up cash conveniently at more than 116,000 agent locations or you can send the funds directly to a State Bank of India, HDFC, ICICI, or an account at another major bank.

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From our app all the way to India

The Western Union® app is an easy and fast way to send money to India. Useful features allow you to:

• Start your transfer to India with the app and pay at an agent location.

• Check Indian rupee exchange rates* in an instant.

• Quickly complete your money transfer with credit card scan.

• Login quickly with Touch ID.

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Send up to $50,000 to India

Now you can send large amounts of money directly to bank
accounts in India. Transfer up to $50,000 to State bank of India,
HDFC, ICICI and other major banks when sending from your bank account.


Why choose Western Union to transfer money to India?

Western Union is reliable: For critical emergencies to simple gift-giving, you can trust Western Union to get your money to India when your loved ones need it most.

Western Union is fast: Send money to India for cash pickup within minutes1.

Western Union is convenient: Send money to India using the WU® app, online at, or from one of our 55,000 agent locations in the US.

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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.