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Bank Transfer

Send directly to a bank

New! Lower fees

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

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 374.12 NGN374.12 NGN

Fees from

1.99 USD

New! Lower fees You can now enjoy lower fees and very competitive FX rates.

Send to all major banks across Nigeria:

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:

9 Mobile
Glo Mobile

Cash Pickup

Send money for cash pickup

New Service

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

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 371.79 NGN371.7888 NGN

Fees from

1.99 USD

Cash pick up services may be impacted due to local movement restrictions, please check before sending to this country. The most up to date information is here.

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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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Through our shared values and official partnership, WorldRemit and Arsenal bring you closer to your loved ones: whether supporting football or supporting each other, wherever you are in the world.

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We're reliable

Send money to Nigeria via instant bank transfer to all major banks, cash pickup across Nigeria or an airtime top up. Whichever you choose, your money transfer to Nigeria is quick and convenient for you and your loved ones.

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We’re secure

You can transfer money to family and friends in Nigeria quickly and easily, any time, any place. Our industry-leading technology secures your money and your personal details for your peace of mind.

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We're fast

Transfer money to Nigeria almost instantly using our bank transfer service. Over 90% of our bank transfers to Nigeria arrive in less than 10 minutes!

How much does it cost to send money to Nigeria with WorldRemit

As an international money transfer specialist, we are committed to providing the fastest, cheapest money transfers to Nigeria. That starts with our super-low transfer fees. Our fees for online money transfers are capped at GBP 1.99, with even lower fees for bigger transfers. There are no other fees for you or your recipient to pay.

What exchange rate will you receive on your Nigerian money transfer?

We offer extremely competitive exchange rates on all money transfers to Nigeria. We’ll show you the exact exchange rate you’ll receive upfront so you can check you’re getting a great deal, and all our rates are guaranteed, so you’ll know exactly how much money will reach your recipient.

How fast will my money get to Nigeria?

A WorldRemit transfer is the fastest way to send money to Nigeria. Send money for cash pickup and your recipient will be able to collect the cash from convenient locations throughout Nigeria instantly. Choose our bank transfer service and your money will usually be credited to accounts with all the major banks in Nigeria within minutes. Airtime top-ups are also credited instantly, so you can stay in touch with your loved ones wherever you are.

The simplest way to send money to Nigeria

The WorldRemit app, available for both iOS and Android, makes it easy to send money to Nigeria and track transactions right from your phone. You can check out our exchange rates and manage your recipients at any time and from anywhere so your loved ones are never left out of pocket.

What’s the maximum WorldRemit money transfer to Nigeria?

  • Bank Transfer – A maximum of NGN 7,000,000 per transfer and per day
  • Cash Pickup – A maximum of NGN 1,000,000 per transfer and per day
  • Airtime Top-Up – You’ll be shown the available top-up amounts for prepaid mobiles on the Airtel, 9 Mobile, Glo, MTN and Visafone networks once you enter a valid phone number.

Lower limits may apply depending on the country you make the transfer from and your payment method. You’ll be told whether your intended transfer exceeds the limit when you enter it into our calculator.

Send money by…

Not sure how to send money to Nigeria? Read more about the three transfer options by clicking the "Learn more" buttons below. Click the "Get Started" buttons to proceed with your transfer.

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Bank transfer

Bank transfers to Nigeria arrive within minutes and are accepted by all major banks.

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Cash pickup

The money you send to Nigeria will be ready to collect instantly from any FCMB branch.

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Airtime top up

Send mobile credit to prepaid phones on the leading networks in Nigeria.

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 bank deposit 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



They get





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 NGN

10 NGN

15 NGN

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

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We know that your money matters

Whether you’re transferring money to Nigeria to support family and friends or pay clients and suppliers, it’s essential your money arrives safely, securely and on time. Whatever the reason for the transfer, we get it right first time, every time, and send you and your recipient SMS and email notifications to let you know when the transfer is complete.

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