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Send money to the UK from Japan

Fast, low-cost, and secure online money transfers to the UK from Japan.

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  • 0 JPY
  • 162 JPYOur fee
  • 162 JPYTotal fees

  • =
    9,838 JPYTotal amount we’ll convert
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Compare the best money transfer rates to the UK from Japan

Sending 10,000 JPY withRecipient gets(Total after fees)Transfer feeExchange rate(1 GBP JPY)
WiseCheapest61.25 GBPSave up to 36.96 GBP162 JPY160.614Mid-market rate
Western Union60.30 GBP- 0.95 GBP200 JPY162.522
PayPal56.16 GBP- 5.09 GBP499 JPY169.169
Rakuten50.14 GBP- 11.11 GBP1,750 JPY164.545
PRESTIA40.22 GBP- 21.03 GBP3,500 JPY161.622
MUFG Bank24.29 GBP- 36.96 GBP6,000 JPY164.665

How to send money to the UK from Japan in 3 easy steps

Wise is easy.

How to send money to the UK from Japan

  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.

What you’ll need for your online money transfer to the UK from Japan

How much does it cost to transfer money to the UK from Japan?

Pay a small, flat fee and percentage

To send money in JPY to the UK from Japan, you pay a small, flat fee of 91 JPY + 0.72% 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.

Fixed fee
91 JPY
Variable feeup to 16,061,400 JPY/month
Variable feemore than 16,061,400 JPY/month

How long will a money transfer to the UK from Japan take?

A money transfer from Japan (JPY) to the UK (GBP) should arrive by Friday 1:00 AM. 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.

Your transfer route


Should arrive

by Friday 1:00 AM

Best ways to send money to the UK from Japan

Protecting you and your money

    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.

    Regulated by the FCA

    We’re regulated by authorities around the world. This includes the FCA in the UK and FinCEN in the US.

    Audited regularly

    We make sure your money’s secure, and that Wise is financially stable. As we’re not a bank, your money isn’t FSCS protected — instead we safeguard it.

    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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