Send money to Jamaica from the U.S.

With Western Union, you can send for cash pickup or deposit directly into bank accounts at major banks including Scotiabank, National Commercial Bank, First Global Bank, JMMB, JN Bank, and more!

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    Bank transfers made easy with NEW digital receiver registration

    Have your receiver confirm they are registered and ready to receive money in their bank account. They can visit Grace Kennedy Money Services to quickly register online and start receiving money at any of the banks Western Union services.

    Choose how to send money to Jamaica

    Transfer money to Jamaica any time you need to. Western Union has three convenient ways to do it.

    Choose how to pay

    Pay with credit or debit card2, Apple Pay®

    Directly from your bank account

    In cash at an agent location

    Receiving Jamaican dollars

    Send money directly to major banks in Jamaica Scotiabank, National Commercial Bank and First Global Bank or for cash pickup at 100 locations from Kingston to Montego Bay.

    Transfer money to Jamaica with the Western Union® app

    Check Jamaican dollar exchange rates**.
    Make repeat transfers with ‘Quick Resend’.
    Scan your credit card2 and pay fast.
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    Rating as of September 15, 2020.


    Why choose Western Union to transfer money to Jamaica?

    Western Union is reliable

    For everything from critical emergencies to simple gift-giving, you can trust Western Union to get your money to loved ones in Jamaica.

    Western Union is convenient

    Money can be picked up at over 100 locations across Jamaica.

    Western Union gets cash there fast

    Send cash from any agent location in the U.S.

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    Estimate the cost of your money transfer to Jamaica

    Check out our price estimator to get an idea of our transfer fees*, transfer limits and exchange rates when you send money to Jamaica.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Have a question? Check out the answers to these frequently asked questions. If you still need help, click here to connect with our Customer Care Center.

    What are the different ways to send money to Jamaica from the US?

    • Online – Send money to Jamaica from the US at

    • With the app – send money anytime with the WU app.

    • In person – Visit one of the 55,000 agent locations across the US to wire money to Jamaica.

    What is the cheapest way to send money to Jamaica from the US with Western Union?

    Fees and exchange rates may vary based on the method used to pay for the transaction, the payout method, and the send and receive locations. The best way to determine the cost of your money transfer to Jamaica is to use our price estimator tool.

    I have loved ones in Jamaica. Can I reload their prepaid phone from the US?

    Western Union makes it easy to reload prepaid mobile phone minutes for your family members who live in Jamaica. We provide prepaid mobile minutes for Flow prepaid phone plans, making it easier for loved ones in Jamaica and abroad to stay connected. Learn how to reload a mobile phone and provide prepaid minutes instantly when you use our service.

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    ** 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.