Send money to Botswana

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  • 2 USD
    fee
  • 14.85 USDOur fee
  • 16.85 USDTotal fees
  • =983.15 USDTotal amount we’ll convert
  • ×13.0378 (8 hrs)

We use the real exchange rate

As of 1 min ago, 1 USD → 0 BWP
Mid market rate

How to send money to Botswana in 3 easy steps

Start your transfer.
1

Start your transfer.

Pay in USD with your debit card or credit card, or send the money from your online banking.

Get the best rate out there.
2

Get the best rate out there.

Wise always gives you the real and fair mid-market exchange rate.

Money is locally delivered.
3

Money is locally delivered.

The recipient gets money in their currency directly from Wise's local bank account.

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How to send money to Botswana from United States

Wise makes transferring money to Botswana a breeze:

  1. Just tap in how much, and where to.
  2. Then make a local payment to Wise, whether it's with a wire transfer, ACH 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 Botswana?

Pay a small, flat fee and percentage

To send money in USD to Botswana, you pay a small, flat fee of 8.83 USD + 0.97% 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
Fixed fee8.83 USD
Variable fee
up to 122,570 USD/month
0.97%
Variable fee
more than 122,570 USD/month
Discount applies

How long will a money transfer to Botswana 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.

Your transfer route

USD
BWP

Should arrive

by Monday, December 5th

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

  1. 1. Register for free.

    Sign up online or in our app for free. All you need is an email address, or a Google or Facebook account.

  2. 2. Choose an amount to send.

    Tell us how much you want to send. We’ll show you our fees upfront, and tell you when your money should arrive.

  3. 3. Add recipient’s bank details.

    Fill in the details of your recipient’s bank account.

  4. 4. Verify your identity.

    For some currencies, or for large transfers, we need a photo of your ID. This helps us keep your money safe.

  5. 5. Pay for your transfer.

    Send your money with a bank debit (ACH), wire transfer, or a debit or credit card.

  6. 6. That’s it.

    We’ll handle the rest. You can track your transfer in your account, and we'll tell your recipient it's coming.

Best ways to send money to Botswana

Choosing the right way to transfer money with Wise will largely depend on your payment method. Some payment methods are faster than others. Some can be instant, while others are cheaper.

Here are the best ways to transfer money to Botswana with Wise

  • 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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