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  • 5.58 USD
  • 9.65 USDOur fee
  • 15.23 USDTotal fees
  • =
    1,984.77 USDTotal amount we’ll convert
  • ×
    0.7824

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Sending 2,000 USD withRecipient gets(Total after fees)and transfer speedTransfer speed
CheapestRemitly
1,553.50 GBPunavailable
unavailable
Transfer fee
3.99 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.778304
Exchange rate markup
10.58 USD

Cost of transfer
14.57 USD

Wise
1,552.97 GBP- 0.53 GBPwithin seconds
within seconds
Transfer fee
15.23 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.782442
Exchange rate markup
0 USD

Cost of transfer
15.23 USD

Instarem.
1,549.95 GBP- 3.55 GBPunavailable
unavailable
Transfer fee
0 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.774975
Exchange rate markup
19.09 USD

Cost of transfer
19.09 USD

OFX
1,544.94 GBP- 8.56 GBP4-5 days
4-5 days
Transfer fee
0 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.772469
Exchange rate markup
25.49 USD

Cost of transfer
25.49 USD

Western Union
1,543.97 GBP- 9.53 GBPwithin 8 days
within 8 days
Transfer fee
0.99 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.772367
Exchange rate markup
25.75 USD

Cost of transfer
26.74 USD

Xe
1,536.64 GBP- 16.86 GBPwithin 1 day
within 1 day
Transfer fee
0 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.768320
Exchange rate markup
36.10 USD

Cost of transfer
36.10 USD

Xoom (A PayPal Service)
1,529.24 GBP- 24.26 GBPwithin 8 hours
within 8 hours
Transfer fee
0 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.764620
Exchange rate markup
45.55 USD

Cost of transfer
45.55 USD

MoneyGram
1,527.74 GBP- 25.76 GBPwithin 13 days
within 13 days
Transfer fee
1.99 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.764628
Exchange rate markup
45.53 USD

Cost of transfer
47.52 USD

Bank of America
1,518.73 GBP- 34.77 GBP1-4 days
1-4 days
Transfer fee
5 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.761270
Exchange rate markup
54.12 USD

Cost of transfer
59.12 USD

WorldRemit
1,518.23 GBP- 35.27 GBP1 day
1 day
Transfer fee
2.99 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.760253
Exchange rate markup
56.72 USD

Cost of transfer
59.71 USD

Chase
1,515.47 GBP- 38.03 GBP1-8 days
1-8 days
Transfer fee
5 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.759635
Exchange rate markup
58.30 USD

Cost of transfer
63.30 USD

Wells Fargo
1,509.46 GBP- 44.04 GBPunavailable
unavailable
Transfer fee
0 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.754728
Exchange rate markup
70.84 USD

Cost of transfer
70.84 USD

PayPal
1,490.32 GBP- 63.18 GBP5-8 days
5-8 days
Transfer fee
4.99 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD GBP)
0.747022
Exchange rate markup
90.54 USD

Cost of transfer
95.53 USD
The information above applies when you pay in via bank transfer or ACH payments. Information provided is not in real time and may be different from the actual rates and fees on the provider’s website. Transaction speed claimed depends on individual circumstances and may not be available for all transactions. How do we collect this data?
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How much does it cost to transfer USD to GBP?

Pay a small, flat fee and percentage

To send money in USD to GBP, you pay a small, flat fee of 7.03 USD + 0.44% of the amount that's converted (you'll always see the total cost upfront). See our transfer calculator.


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
7.03 USD
Variable feeup to 127,805.00 USD/month
0.44%
Variable feemore than 127,805.00 USD/month

How long will a money transfer take?

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

Sometimes, different payment methods or routine checks may affect the transfer delivery time. We’ll always keep you updated, and you can track each step in your account.

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