Send money to the USA from Malaysia

Fast, low-cost, and secure online money transfers to the USA from Malaysia.

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  • 8.93 MYR
  • =
    991.07 MYRTotal amount we’ll convert
  • ×

Compare the best money transfer rates to the USA from Malaysia

Sending 1,000.00 MYR withRecipient gets(Total after fees)Transfer feeExchange rate(1 MYR USD)
WiseCheapest211.32 USDSave up to 32.86 USD8.93 MYR0.213220Mid-market rate
CIMB208.17 USD- 3.15 USD10.00 MYR0.210272
Public Bank Berhad203.40 USD- 7.92 USD32.00 MYR0.210128
Maybank178.46 USD- 32.86 USD150.70 MYR0.210125

How to send money to the USA from Malaysia in 3 easy steps

What is the easiest way to send money with Wise?

How to send money to the USA from Malaysia

  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.

What you’ll need for your online money transfer to the USA from Malaysia

How much does it cost to transfer money to the USA from Malaysia?

Pay a small, flat fee and percentage

To send money in MYR to the USA from Malaysia, you pay a small, flat fee of 2.19 MYR + 0.68% 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
2.19 MYR
Variable feeup to 571,781 MYR/month
Variable feemore than 571,781 MYR/month

How long will a money transfer to the USA from Malaysia take?

A money transfer from Malaysia (MYR) to the USA (USD) should arrive in 9 hours. 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

in 9 hours

Best ways to send money to the USA from Malaysia

  • 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.

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.

    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.

Online scams are on the rise. Learn how to stay safe.

Send money to the USA from Malaysia with the most international app

Looking for an app to send money to the USA from Malaysia? 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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