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TRY Transfers

Here you will find everything you need about sending to Turkish Lira. For more information and to get started with your first transfer, click here!

Please note - We cannot make payments to businesses in Turkey. The recipient must be an individual's personal account.

Also, as our financial partners perform additional information and security checks from time to time, we may require more information about payments to this currency. If this is required for your payment, we will let you know by e-mail.

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Sending money to Turkey
 

Basic Information   Notes
TransferWise Fee 1% (or 6 TRY for payments under 600 TRY) When sending from currencies where the fee would normally be 0.5%, the fee is instead 1%.
Delivery time* 1-2 working days *After payout. Please keep in mind that TransferWise can take up to two working days to convert your funds from receiving the deposit
Minimum/maximum amount
(per transfer)
1 TRY/250,000 TRY  
Countries we can send to Turkey and Northern Cyprus (as long as the IBAN begins with TR)  
Additional Receiving Banking Fees None  
Required Details    
Recipient Full Name Yes When sending to individuals, please including first name and surname. For extra long names, please use initials.
Recipient IBAN Yes IBAN should be 26 characters long (letters and numbers) and begin with 'TR'.
Features    
Amount Lock Transfers Yes The currency you're sending from must also be able to send fixed amounts.
Business Transfers No You can't currently make business transfers to Turkey, the recipient must be a private individual.
Reference Email only The reference will not arrive on your recipient's bank account- instead it will be sent out via email to the email address you added with the recipient name and bank details.


*Please note - Turkish ID cards do not show an expiry date, so you can enter a date in the future to complete this step.


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