Cheapest international money transfer

Choosing the cheapest way to send money with Wise will depend on where you’re sending money and a payment method you choose. Pick the best money transfer option and start saving on your money transfers today.

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Find the best way to transfer money internationally

Sending 1,000 USD withRecipient gets(Total after fees)and transfer speed
Wise
933.72 EUR
Transfer fee
6.42 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD EUR)
0.939750
Exchange rate markup
0 USD
Cost of transfer
6.42 USD

Remitly
932.90 EUR- 0.82 EUR
Transfer fee
0 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD EUR)
0.932900
Exchange rate markup
7.29 USD
Cost of transfer
7.29 USD

Instarem.
930.80 EUR- 2.92 EUR
Transfer fee
0 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD EUR)
0.930800
Exchange rate markup
9.52 USD
Cost of transfer
9.52 USD

Western Union
922.33 EUR- 11.39 EUR
Transfer fee
0.99 USD
Exchange rate(1 USD EUR)
0.923244
Exchange rate markup
17.56 USD
Cost of transfer
18.55 USD

This applies when you pay in via bank transfer or ACH payments. How do we collect this data?

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Best ways to send money internationally

  • Direct Debit

    Direct Debit is a convenient option that lets us take money from your account once you have authorised the payment on our site. It takes a little more time for your money to reach Wise, and it can be more expensive than a bank transfer.
  • 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.
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Things to consider to find a truly best way to send money internationally

  • Fees

    Many businesses state low fees or even offer consumers fee-free transfers, but most of the expense of sending money abroad is hidden. The bulk of consumer costs can be concealed in poor exchange rates.

  • Exchange rates

    A quick Google search will show you an exchange rate. But if you compare it to the exchange rate offered by banks and traditional money transfer services, you’ll find their rate is often much worse.

  • Transfer time

    Traditional banks and international money remittances often take several working days. Wise is often much faster: a lot of transfers are completed within 1 business day. Many of our transfers are even instant.

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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.

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Sending money is cheap with the most international app

Looking for an app to send money with low fees? 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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