Send money to Colombia

From La Guajira to El Amazonas, WorldRemit has Colombia covered.

  • The fast, simple way to send money to friends and family
  • Industry-leading payment security
  • Use on a computer, smartphone or tablet

Visit our FAQ page for more information on transferring Money to Colombia.

Bank transfer

Same day

Transfers to Bancolombia are credited the same day. 

Important: Please check that the person you’re sending to in Colombia has enabled their bank account to be able to receive international bank deposits by activating Abono Automático. Please click here for more information about Abono Automático. Please note that you can only send to personal accounts.

Cash pickup

Instant transfer
  • Cash is available to collect instantly from any branch of:

Bancolombia, Davivienda, Banco BBVA Colombia and Financiera Pagos Internacionales.

  • Recipients must quote their 11-digit reference number when collecting money.
  • They will also be required to show identification.
  • The maximum you can send per transaction is USD 1,500 equivalent (USD 500 equivalent for BBVA Colombia).

Financiera Pagos BBVA Bancolombia Davivienda

Airtime top up

Instant top up

Mobile airtime is added instantly to phones on Movistar, Tigo, Uff Movil, Claro and Virgin Mobile.

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How it works

1. Choose the best way to send money to Colombia

  • Make a bank deposit that’ll be paid directly into your recipient’s bank account
  • Make a cash pickup transfer, with cash available for instant pickup from bank branches
  • Top-up your recipient’s airtime so they can make calls, send texts and use data

You’ll see our low fees and exchange rate upfront.

2. Enter your recipient’s details

Choose from a list of people you’ve sent money to before or add a new recipient.

3. Pay for the transfer online

You can choose to pay for the transfer by debit or credit card and you and your recipient will receive notifications by SMS and email once the money has been sent and received.

What countries can you send money to Colombia from?

At WorldRemit, you can send money to Colombia from more than 145 countries around the world. That means, wherever you are, our simple service is likely to be available to you. Some of our most popular transfer routes include sending money to Colombia from the USA, the UK, Australia and Canada.

How much Colombian currency can you send?

The maximum amount of money you can send to Colombia depends on the country you are sending your money from and the transfer and payment type. For example, the maximum amount of Colombian pesos you can send for cash pickup is COP 4,400,000 or COP 1,400,000 for BBVA Colombia.

To check how much you can send for other transfer types, simply enter the amount you’d like to send and we’ll tell you whether it’s allowed.

Why choose WorldRemit?

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    Low cost

    Our low fees and exchange rates are shown upfront

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    Get your money to family and friends in minutes

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    It’s easy to use and we’re here to help round the clock

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Safe and Secure
Your money’s in safe hands with us

Our industry-leading technology protects your money and guarantees it arrives safely every time. We’re licensed by government regulators around the world, so you can be sure we meet the highest possible standards.

A better way to send money

Faster, simpler, safer – send to those you love today.

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Trustpilot rates WorldRemit as excellent

All I can say is WorldRemit is the best way to send money around the world, because they are going to help you through any issues with sending and receiving money from around the world.

United States - George Osei Kuffour - 26th Mar 2018

Excellent service. Money gets delivered to the destination account straight away, no delay at all, not even during the weekend. I am extremely impressed.

United Kingdom - Daniel Rotimi - 27th Mar 2018

I made a good choice using WorldRemit. I find WorldRemit to be a company with integrity and dependable staff. I'm very pleased with them and would recommend them and will use them in the future. Thank you to the team at WorldRemit, you guys are great.

United States - Micheline Mandel - 26th Mar 2018

My transactions were easy and quick. Am really chuffed that the money goes into the reciever’s bank account and within minutes. Excellent service will definitely recommend.

Canada - Lucy Kennedy - 27th Mar 2018

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United States - Abdikarim Yusuf - 23rd Mar 2018

WorldRemit is the best way to send money to your family and friends very fast.

Italy - Rufus Idemendia - 26th Mar 2018

Very fast and efficient way to send money. I love it because I don't have to worry about the person not receiving the money. They call right away to let me know they have received the money.

United States - Alcon Andah - 23rd March 2018

It is so quick and so very easy. Five stars all the way. Thank you WorldRemit. 😊👍

New Zealand - Shirley Hoskin - 22nd March 2018

Thank You WorldRemit. This is the most convenient way of sending money to family and friends. WorldRemit makes the world smaller indeed. Thank you.

United Kingdom - Sue Lumumba - 21st Mar 2018

WorldRemit is the most reliable and has the best service.

Sweden - John Miana Jr - 20th March 2018

Forget Western Union. This service is second to none - quick , professional and cost-effective.

United Kingdom - Peter Murray - 20th Mar 2018

Love the back up service any questions they ring u back. just so impressed with the service world remit keep u informed of your transaction right through 2 pick up and the help line is wonderful cant recommend WorldRemit enough.

Australia - Rodney Tutungi - 20th Feb 2014

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