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Ways to send money to Italy
Ways to receive money in Italy
The Western Union® app makes money transfers even more convenient. Send money in just a few taps, at home or on the go.Download the app
We have more than 65,0001 agent locations spanning all 50 states. Whether you’re in Maine or Missouri, it’s easy to find one near you.Find an agent location
Send money directly to your loved ones’ bank accounts. We work with major banks across Italy to make transfers even more convenient.Find out more
We have more than 10,0001 agent locations in Italy where your loved ones can pick up cash. Find us from Sardinia to Sicily, Bari to Bologna.Find an agent location
Using your bank details
Cash at an agent location
With a credit2 or debit card
Start your transfer on the app and finish it at an agent location.
Send money whenever and wherever you want – at home, at work or on the go.
Track your transfer every step of the way from New York to Naples.
Get a free estimate before you send
Check your transfer fees3, transfer times and USD/EUR exchange rates in advance. There’s no cost and no obligation to continue.Use the price estimator
Have your receiver’s details ready
If you’re sending to your receiver’s bank4, you’ll need some details before you start. Have their full name, address, phone number, bank name and account number to hand.Find out more
Send money in minutes
If you transfer for cash pickup, your money can arrive in minutes5. Bank transfers can take a little longer – but most complete within one business day.Start your transfer
Committed to security
Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts give you peace of mind when you send money to Italy. Join us in the fight against fraud by learning how to spot a scam.
Transfers to suit you
We make money transfers easy. Pay by cash, debit/credit2 card or bank transfer. Send for cash collection or direct to a bank account.
Relied on for more than 150 years
We started transferring money between just three cities, more than 150 years ago. Today, we’re still going strong – with more than 600,0001 agent locations around the world.
We operate in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. Whether your loved ones are in Italy or Indonesia, you can reach them with Western Union.
With the My WUSM program, you’ll earn points on every transfer. Use these for discounts6 and money off your future transfer fees3.
Whenever you send money to Italy with Western Union, we’ll save your receiver’s details for next time.
Want to send money for a special occasion? No problem. It’s easy to schedule your transfers in advance.
Western Union profiles are free of charge. Register today.
Learn how to send money to Italy from the USA online with these simple steps:
You’ll need to register for a profile before you can make a transfer. For this, you’ll need to provide your:
You’ll also need your receiver’s:
Learn how to send money to Italy from the USA in person:
You can get a handle on your costs, along with the current transfer times and exchange rates, using our free price estimator. You’re under no obligation to continue your transfer after you receive an estimate.
1 Network data as of December 31, 2021.
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. 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.
4 Please make sure that the receiver’s name accurately matches the details of the bank account owner. (Account details may vary by country.)
5 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. For mobile transactions funds will be paid to the receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to the account tied to the receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form for restrictions.
6 Fee reductions apply only to the Western Union® transfer fee for a single Western Union Money Transfer® or Quick Collect® transaction. Excludes all other services, including without limitation, online bill payments, and money transfers via social/chat applications. Points used will not be reversible and if amount of transfer fee is less than redeemed discount, no cash, credit or refund will be provided. Western Union reserves the right to offer promotional discounts that cannot be combined with My WU® fee reductions.