Switch on a better future this Diwali - Send money in minutes to qualifying banks accounts in India with westernunion.com or the WU® mobile app.

Did you know that almost 300 million people in India still live without electricity? Send money to India with Western Union®now through November 1, 2016, and for each qualifying transfer received in India by 10/30/16, we'll contribute up to 100 INR to light up villages in India without electricity3. Learn more.

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Send money online to India this Diwali with westernunion.com. Send directly to qualifying bank accounts in India including NRE and NRO accounts1.

Family and friends are important any time of the year. Western Union makes sending money to India fast and easy. You can send rupees to virtually anywhere in India, from Bangalore to Mumbai, and to all qualifying banks in the National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) network, including Kotak Mahindra Bank, Yes Bank, Union Bank of India, Federal Bank, Punjab National Bank, and Bank of Baroda. Send up to $900 for a $0 transfer fee* when you send from your bank account to their bank account. Price your transaction here.*

It's fast. Send up to INR 200,000 per transaction from your credit card** or debit card to select banks2 and your money arrives in minutes.*** Or your family and friends can pick up cash at any of our more than 113,000 Western Union® agent locations in India.

It's convenient. Whether you're online or on the go, we make it easy and convenient for you to send money. Use our four-star rated mobile app on your Android®, iPhone®, or iPad® to send money today.

It's easy. Send money online in a few simple steps. You choose how you want to pay—whether it's through your bank account, debit card, or credit card**. 

Getting started is easy

Log in or register online.

Choose your sending method.

Enter your receiver and payment information.


You'll get a confirmation by email with the tracking number (MTCN).



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

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

*** 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 select ion 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”).

1 Available to all banks in the National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) Network.

2 Kotak Mahindara Bank, YES Bank, Union Bank of India, Federal Bank, Punjab National Bank (PNB), Bank of Baroda. Maximum limit of 200,000 INR per transaction.

3 Western Union will contribute a minimum of 2,000,000 INR. In addition, for each qualifying money transfer sent from the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates and received in India between 10/01/16 and 10/30/16, Western Union will contribute 1 INR for amounts received below 60,000 INR, (ii) 25 INR for amounts received between 60,000 INR and 100,000 INR, or (iii) 100 INR for amounts received above 100,000 INR, up to a maximum additional 1,000,000 INR, for a total aggregate contribution of no more than 3,000,000 INR.

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