Western Union in Limerick: locations and contacts

Bojana Babić

If you need to send money to someone based overseas, you’ll have a range of options. You could send money using your regular bank, arrange an online payment with a specialist provider, or visit a money transfer service like Western Union.

This guide walks through where to find a Western Union agent in Limerick, as well as how to get in touch with the service team if you have questions. We’ll also highlight Wise as a great alternative if you’re planning on sending money directly to someone’s bank account. Wise payments are simple, online, and could mean you save.

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What are the Western Union branch locations in Limerick?

With over 70 branch and agent locations in the Limerick area, you won’t need to go far to find one.

You can get a full list of branch locations using the location finder tool on the Western Union website¹ or check out the options we have selected in the table below:

Branch name Address
Limerick GPO Lower Cecil StreetLimerick, Co Limerick
An Post 41 42 Upper William StreetLimerick, Limerick, V94 KD52
An Post Mary StreetLimerick, Co Limerick
Edward Street Post Office Edward Street Post Office, 295 Hyde Road Prospect, Limerick, Limerick, V94 K8V0
Garryowen Post Office 4 Upper PennywellLimerick, Co Limerick, V94 CDW7
Henry Street Post Office 90 Henry StreetLimerick, Co Limerick, V94 YX29
An Post 1 3 Rices CornerThomondgate, Co Limerick, V94 R6WE
Galvone Post Office GalvoneGalvone, Co Limerick
Ballynantybeg TSO Post Office Unit 7, Watch House Cross Shopping CentreMoyross, Co Limerick, V94 DC83
Caherdavin Post Office Caherdavin Shopping Centre Ennis Road, Caherdavin, Limerick, V94 TC59

How to contact Western Union in Limerick?

If you need advice about your Western Union transfer you can either contact the central support team or call into a local branch. Here’s what you need to know:

  • Contact the central Western Union support team by phone on 1 800 812 333
  • Send an email to the central team using the form which is available on the Western Union website²
  • Call into one of the local branches we’ve listed above - the numbers you need are below:
Branch name Contact number
Limerick GPO 61-315415
An Post (Upper William Street) 061-409805
An Post (Mary Street) 01-7057000
Edward Street Post Office 61-414827
Garryowen Post Office 61-481468
Henry Street Post Office 61-317027
An Post (Thomondgate) 061-454750
Galvone Post Office 61-418397
Ballynantybeg TSO Post Office 61-45091
Caherdavin Post Office 61-451506

Wise: A transparent and simple alternative

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There are many different options for sending money abroad - so it’s a smart idea to compare a few before you decide which one to use. Western Union is handy for getting payments in cash to people quickly. It’s not necessarily the cheapest option, though - no matter how good the transfer fee looks. That’s because of this (quote taken from the Western Union website):

“Western Union also makes money from currency exchange.”³

What this means is that Western Union adds a markup to the exchange rates they offer customers. Instead of getting the rate you find on Google or using a currency converter, the Western Union rate will include an extra fee - making it more expensive than you might expect.

You can avoid this - and get a better deal - if you’re sending a payment directly to someone’s bank account, thanks to Wise. Wise uses the real mid-market exchange rate with no markup, and no hidden fees. You can see straight away what your recipient will receive, and the payment is delivered directly to their bank account for convenience. It couldn’t be easier.


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Sources used:
1.Western Union Find locations
2.Western Union Contact page
3.Western Union Send money online
*All sources last checked on January 20, 2021


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