Western Union vs TransferWise: Send money to India

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Sending money to India with Western Union?

At TransferWise, we never hide extra fees and charges in the exchange rate. We just use the exchange rate – independently provided by Reuters. That means fair, low-cost transfers, every time.

Compare Western Union send money to India rates and fees with TransferWise.

How to send money to India in 3 easy steps with TransferWise

Start your transfer
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Start your transfer

Pay in £ with your debit card or credit card, or send the money from your online banking.

Get the best rate out there
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Get the best rate out there

TransferWise always gives you the real and fair mid-market exchange rate.

Money is locally delivered
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Money is locally delivered

The recipient gets money in their currency directly from TransferWise’s local bank account.

International money transfer fees

How much does it cost to transfer money to India with TransferWise?

To send money in GBP to India, you pay a small, flat fee of 0.5 GBP and 0.5% 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 to send money to India from UK

TransferWise is easy

TransferWise makes transferring money a breeze. Just tap in how much, and where to. Then make a local payment to TransferWise, whether it’s with a bank transfer, swift or your debit or credit card. And that’s it.

TransferWise converts your money at the fairest rate out there - 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 costs.

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TransferWise is safe and secure

TransferWise is an authorised Electronic Money Institution independently regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK.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.

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