Send money to Uganda.

Fast, low-cost, and secure online money transfers from Canada to Uganda.

How to send money to Uganda in 3 easy steps

Start your transfer
1

Start your transfer

Sign up online or in our app for free. All you need is an email address, or a Google or Facebook account.

Get the best rate out there
2

Get the best rate out there

Tell us how much you want to send. You'll get the real rate, and we'll tell you when your money should arrive.

Money is locally delivered
3

We deliver your money

Pay for your transfer in CAD. We'll deliver it from a local bank in UGX.

International money transfer fees

How much does it cost to transfer money to Uganda?

To send money in CAD to Uganda, you pay a small, flat fee of 4.04 CAD + 2.01% of the amount that's converted (you'll always see the total cost upfront).

Some payment methods have an added fee, but that's usually tiny too.

No big fees, hidden or otherwise. So it's cheaper than what you're used to.

How long will a transfer take?

How long will a transfer take?

On many popular routes, TransferWise can send your money within one day, and sometimes within seconds.

Sometimes, different payment methods or routine checks may affect the transfer delivery time. We’ll always keep you updated, and you can track each step in your account.

Your transfer route
Should arrive
by Jun 18

TransferWise is easy

How to send money to Uganda from Canada

TransferWise makes transferring money to Uganda a breeze:

  1. Just tap in how much, and where to.
  2. Then make a local payment to TransferWise, whether it's with a bank transfer, swift or your debit or credit card.
  3. And that's it.

TransferWise converts your money at the 'inter-bank' rate – the real rate – so you save big time (even versus the guys saying there's 'zero' commission). On TransferWise, there's no room for sneaky bank surcharges or creeping hidden charges.

The better way to send money from Canada to Uganda

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Safe & Speedy

We're regulated by authorities all over the world. That's a lot of standards to live up to – so we have to be safe. And our smart tech moves your money faster than banks.

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Transparent Fees

No hidden fees. No sneaky surprises. For one low, upfront fee, you get the real, mid-market exchange rate.

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Convenient

Send money online on our website, or on the move, with our app. Wherever you are, and wherever they are, you're good to go.

TransferWise is safe and secure.

TransferWise is an authorised Electronic Money Institution independently regulated by the Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC) Canada.

This means we're required by law to keep your money safe by storing it in a low-risk financial institution - in Europe this is in our UK account with Barclays, in the US this is in our US account with Wells Fargo.

We're trusted by 4 million people and counting.

We have a 9.2 out of 10 rating on Trustpilot

It's your money. You can trust us to get it where it needs to be, but don't take our word for it. Read our reviews at Trustpilot.com

Super fast, intuitive design, easy to use
USB
Published 8 hours ago

Fast email response which is the confidence I need using it thr first time
Felix Lam
Published 10 hours ago

Very good its ok
Eduardo Esteban Valdes
Published 10 hours ago
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