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Cash Pickup

Send money for cash pickup

Transfer time 95% of WorldRemit cash pickup transfers are available to collect in 3 minutes.

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 578.07 XAF578.06518 XAF

Fees from

3.99 USD

Pick up from any branch of:

Mobile Money

Send to a mobile money account

Transfer time 90% of WorldRemit Mobile Money transfers are received in less than 10 minutes.

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 578.07 XAF578.06518 XAF

Fees from

3.99 USD

Send to these networks:

Express Union Cameroon logo

Bank Transfer

Send directly to a bank

Transfer time 90% of bank transfers with WorldRemit are completed the same day.

Within 2 hours

Exchange rate

1 USD = 578.07 XAF578.06518 XAF

Fees from

3.99 USD

Pick up from any branch of:

UBA
Banque Atlantique

WorldRemit Wallet

Send to the WorldRemit Wallet

Transfer time 90% transfers to the WorldRemit Wallet are received in 3 minutes.

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 578.07 XAF578.06518 XAF

Fees from

3.99 USD

Send to the WorldRemit Wallet

Airtime Top up

Send money for airtime top up

Transfer time 90% of WorldRemit airtime transfers are received in less than 10 minutes.

⚡ Within minutes

Fees from

0.00 USD

Send to these networks:

Orange Cameroon logo
MTN Cameroon Logo
Save 25% on average with WorldRemit

Save 25% on average

WorldRemit is on average 25% cheaper against Ria, Western Union and Moneygram (when sending $200). Comparison based on the average cost to send using data sourced from the World Bank for Q4 2019.

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Your money, your way

Whether you’re making a payment to suppliers or sending money to Cameroon to help support family and friends, we make sure your money arrives safely, securely and on time. Our trusted, low-cost service ensures that you can easily send money to friends and family from any device. Plus, we’ll let you know when it’s arrived and notify your recipient, too.

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We’re fast

Need to transfer money in a hurry? Cash pickups and airtime topups are completed within minutes and 80% of mobile money transfers to Cameroon are paid within 1 day.

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We’re secure

Is WorldRemit safe to send money with? It certainly is. When sending your money to Cameroon, we use industry-leading technology to protect your money and keep your personal information secure. Plus, we’re regulated by the FCA and government bodies around the world.

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We’re flexible

We’re the only online money transfer provider to give you 5 different ways to send money to Cameroon. Send a bank transfer, mobile money, cash pickup or airtime topup, or use the all-new WorldRemit Wallet.

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Refer a friend scheme

Get 4000 XAF when you refer a friend who receives money or refer a new sender.

Refer a friend

What’s the maximum limit for online money transfers to Cameroon?

There are different transfer limits for each of the payout options we offer. Those limits can change depending on the country you make the transfer from and your payment method. The following limits can be used as a guide:

  • Bank Transfer – Currently you can only transfer money to UBA Bank Cameroon. There is a maximum limit of XAF 1,000,000 per transfer.
  • Cash Pickup
    • Branches of Banque Atlantique – XAF 5,000,000
    • Branches of UBA – XAF 1,000,000
  • Mobile Money – Send a maximum of XAF 1,000,000 per transfer to Express Union accounts. Your recipient’s Express Union account can accept up to XAF 1,000,000 per day.
  • WorldRemit Wallet - Choose to send US dollars (USD) or Central African francs (XAF) to your recipient’s WorldRemit Wallet. The transfer limit will be determined by the country you send the money from and your payment method. You’ll be told if your intended transfer exceeds the limit when you enter it into our calculator.
  • Airtime Top-Up – You’ll be presented a range of top-up amounts for mobiles on the Orange and MTN networks once you enter a valid phone

What currencies can you send to Cameroon?

The only currency you can send to Cameroon via our bank transfer, cash pickup and mobile money service is the Central African franc. You can choose to transfer either US dollars or the Central African franc to your recipient’s WorldRemit Wallet. We will convert your local currency before we process the transfer and show you the bank-beating exchange rate you’ll receive upfront.  

How do you send mobile money to Cameroon?

You can only transfer money to Express Union mobile money accounts. We’ll need your recipient’s Express Union account number, their full name as registered on the account, their address and the sending reason. We’ll also ask for your recipient’s mobile phone number so we can send them an SMS alert once the funds have been credited.

It’s even easier with our app!

Download the WorldRemit app for Android and iOS to make transfers using any smart device. Track your transfers, receive real-time exchange rate updates and support your loved ones 24/7, whether you’re at home or on the move. 

Transfer options

Looking for the best way to send money to Cameroon? At WorldRemit, there are 5 different transfer types to choose from.

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Cash pickup

Cash is available to collect within minutes from many locations across the country.

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Mobile money transfer

Send money directly to Express Union Mobile Money accounts.

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Bank transfer

Bank transfers to UBA accounts are completed in 1 working day.

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WorldRemit wallet

You can now send US Dollars or XAFs direct to your recipient’s WorldRemit Wallet.

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Airtime top up

Your mobile airtime will be added straight away to phones on MTN and Orange.

125,000 5 star reviews can't be wrong

"Great app and I am very satisfied with their services when I am sending money to the Philippines. Fast, reliable, and always gives updates and feedback."

US Leny S Martin • 2 months ago

"Very easy to use App. Very efficient transfer in a timely manner. I like it very much. Very satisfied."

US Shelia Nalls • 3 months ago

"This is a very good app, I used it a few times and the service is great, it's easy to use and you could send money in a couple of minutes to almost anywhere in the world. The sign up is easy and quick. I like WorldRemit a lot; I'll be using them again in the future. Thank you, WorldRemit."

US Shirley Pacai • 3 months ago

"I find WorldRemit reliable and easy and fast to send cash overseas. App is simple to use and understand. Based on my personal experience I can recommend WorldRemit to others too."

PH Petri MA Otranen • 3 months ago

"Great way to help your friends and relatives. This service did exactly what it said it would. Good feedback and enough locations for friends and family to pick up the money."

US Norman Stites • 3 months ago

How does cash pickup work?

Enter an amount

Enter how much you would like to send - you’ll see our rates and fees upfront.

Add a recipient

You’ll just need their phone number

You send

50.00

USD

They get

28903.26

XAF

+0

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Add a recipient

Add a new recipient or choose from a list of those you previously sent to.

Select an amount

There are no fees on our airtime transfers!

Choose Send Amount

Send 10 XAF

10 XAF

15 XAF

Pay and relax

Pay by your chosen method. We’ll notify you and your recipient when your money arrives.

Pay and relax

We’ll send you both an SMS as soon as the airtime's added

1234-5678-1234-5678
MM/YYYY
11/2020
Pay now

Success!

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With you every step of the way

Whether you’re making a payment to suppliers or sending money to Cameroon to help support family and friends, we make sure your money arrives safely, securely and on time. We’ll send you and your recipient SMS and email notifications once the transfer is complete so you know exactly where you stand.

Ready to get started?

Time to send

Send on the go and track your transfer with our app

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