Send money to India

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  • 0 GBP
  • 5.69 GBPOur fee
  • 5.69 GBPTotal fees
  • =
    994.31 GBPTotal amount we’ll convert
  • ×
    105.987

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Sending 1,000 GBP withRecipient gets(Total after fees)and transfer speedTransfer speed
CheapestMoneyGram
105,931.83 INRwithin 6 minutes
within 6 minutes
Transfer fee
1.99 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
106.143
Exchange rate markup
0 GBP

Cost of transfer
0.52 GBP

Western Union
105,757.19 INR- 174.64 INRinstant
instant
Transfer fee
1.99 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.968
Exchange rate markup
0.18 GBP

Cost of transfer
2.17 GBP

Xe
105,608 INR- 323.83 INRwithin minutes
within minutes
Transfer fee
0 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.608
Exchange rate markup
3.58 GBP

Cost of transfer
3.58 GBP

Skrill
105,410 INR- 521.83 INRwithin hours
within hours
Transfer fee
0 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.410
Exchange rate markup
5.44 GBP

Cost of transfer
5.44 GBP

Wise
105,383.93 INR- 547.90 INRinstant
instant
Transfer fee
5.69 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.987
Exchange rate markup
0 GBP

Cost of transfer
5.69 GBP

Remitly
105,339.96 INR- 591.87 INR4-8 days
4-8 days
Transfer fee
1.99 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.550
Exchange rate markup
4.12 GBP

Cost of transfer
6.11 GBP

ICICI Bank
105,294.60 INR- 637.23 INRwithin 2 days
within 2 days
Transfer fee
1 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.400
Exchange rate markup
5.54 GBP

Cost of transfer
6.54 GBP

Instarem.
105,265.30 INR- 666.53 INRunavailable
unavailable
Transfer fee
0 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.265
Exchange rate markup
6.81 GBP

Cost of transfer
6.81 GBP

Xoom (A PayPal Service)
105,128.05 INR- 803.78 INRwithin 1 hour
within 1 hour
Transfer fee
0 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.128
Exchange rate markup
8.10 GBP

Cost of transfer
8.10 GBP

WorldRemit
104,744.61 INR- 1,187.22 INRwithin 59 minutes
within 59 minutes
Transfer fee
1.99 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
104.953
Exchange rate markup
9.75 GBP

Cost of transfer
11.74 GBP

Revolut Standard
104,198.75 INR- 1,733.08 INRsame day
same day
Transfer fee
11.50 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.411
Exchange rate markup
5.43 GBP

Cost of transfer
16.93 GBP

Monese
103,456.06 INR- 2,475.77 INR3-5 days
3-5 days
Transfer fee
20 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
105.567
Exchange rate markup
3.96 GBP

Cost of transfer
23.96 GBP

Barclays
103,051.37 INR- 2,880.46 INRwithin 2 days
within 2 days
Transfer fee
0 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
103.051
Exchange rate markup
27.70 GBP

Cost of transfer
27.70 GBP

OFX
102,795 INR- 3,136.83 INR4 days
4 days
Transfer fee
0 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
102.795
Exchange rate markup
30.12 GBP

Cost of transfer
30.12 GBP

Nationwide
101,603.46 INR- 4,328.37 INR5+ days
5+ days
Transfer fee
20 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
103.677
Exchange rate markup
21.80 GBP

Cost of transfer
41.80 GBP

Halifax
101,188.47 INR- 4,743.36 INRwithin 8 days
within 8 days
Transfer fee
9.50 GBP
Exchange rate(1 GBP INR)
102.159
Exchange rate markup
36.12 GBP

Cost of transfer
45.62 GBP
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How to send money to India from the UK

How to send money to India from the UK

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

Wise 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 Wise, there's no room for sneaky bank surcharges or creeping hidden charges.

How much does it cost to transfer money to India?

Pay a small, flat fee and percentage

To send money in GBP to India, you pay a small, flat fee of 0.71 GBP + 0.5% of the amount that's converted (you'll always see the total cost upfront).


Fee depends on your chosen transfer type

Some transfer types have different fees which are usually tiny.


No hidden fees

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

Wise
Fees for our low cost transfers
Fixed fee
0.71 GBP
Variable feeup to 100,000 GBP/month
0.5%
Variable feemore than 100,000 GBP/month

How long will a money transfer to India take?

A money transfer from the UK (GBP) to India (INR) should arrive in seconds. Sometimes transfer times can differ based on payment methods or verification changes. We’ll always keep you updated, and you can track each step in your account.

On many popular routes, Wise can send your money within one day, as a same day transfer, or even an instant money transfer.

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What you’ll need for your online money transfer to India

Best ways to send money to India

  • PISP

    PISP (Payment Initiation Service Provider) payments are instructions you give Wise to make a bank transfer directly from your bank account — without having to leave our app and log in to your online banking. This option is as cheap as a manual bank transfer, but it isn’t supported by all banks yet.
  • Bank Transfer

    Bank transfers are usually the cheapest option when it comes to funding your international money transfer with Wise. Bank transfers can be slower than debit or credit cards, but they usually give you the best value for your money. Read more how to use bank transfers as a payment option.
  • Debit Card

    Paying for your transfer with a debit card is easy and fast. It’s also usually cheaper than credit card, as credit cards are more expensive to process. Read more about how to pay for your money transfer with a debit card.
  • Credit Card

    Paying for your transfer with a credit card is easy and fast. Wise accepts Visa, Mastercard and some Maestro cards. Read more about how to pay for your money transfer with a credit card.
  • Swift

    Using Swift to fund your transfer usually means that your transfer will take longer and be more expensive, as your bank will charge a fee. You should also bear in mind that other correspondent banks in between may also deduct their handling fees. Your bank should be able to advise on those fees.
  • Apple Pay

    If you’ve enabled Apple Pay on your phone, you can use it to pay for a transfer with Wise. Paying with Apple Pay is a convenient and quick way to send money abroad. If you’re using a credit card, watch out for extra charges. Some banks consider these payments as cash withdrawal, and they may charge you extra fees.
  • Google Pay

    If you’ve enabled Google Pay on your phone, you can use it to pay for a transfer with Wise. Paying with Google Pay is a convenient and quick way to send money abroad. If you’re using a credit card, watch out for extra charges. Some banks consider these payments as cash withdrawal, and they may charge you extra fees.

Trust Wise with safe & secure money transfers to India

Safeguarded with leading banks

We hold your money with established financial institutions, so it’s separate from our own accounts and in our normal course of business not accessible to our partners. Read more here.

Extra-secure transactions

We use 2-factor authentication to protect your account and transactions. That means you — and only you — can get to your money.

Data protection

We’re committed to keeping your personal data safe, and we’re transparent in how we collect, process, and store it.

Dedicated anti-fraud team

We work round the clock to keep your account and money protected from even the most sophisticated fraud.

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Send money to India from the UK with the Wise app

Looking for an app to send money to India? Sending money is easy with Wise app.

  • Cheaper transfers abroad - free from hidden fees and exchange rate markups.
  • Check exchange rates - see on the app how exchange rates have changed over time.
  • Repeat your previous transfers - save the details, and make your monthly payments easier.
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