Send bank transfer to Ecuador

Click on any of the following links for more information on sending bank transfers to Ecuador:

Which banks can I send to in Ecuador?

You can choose to send transfers to Banco Guayaquil, Banco Bolivariano or any other banks in Ecuador.

Which countries can I send bank transfers from to Ecuador?

You can send from any of the WorldRemit send countries listed here except:

  • Philippines
  • UAE

When will funds be credited to bank accounts in Ecuador?

Same day. If sending to Banco de Guayaquil or Banco Bolivariano, by the end of same working day.

We will notify you and your recipient by email and SMS when funds are credited.

We may sometimes require further information from you before we can process the transfer in order to comply with our regulatory requirements. We will email you if this is the case.

What currencies can I send to bank accounts in Ecuador?

US Dollars (USD) only.

How much can I send to bank accounts in Ecuador?

If sending to Banco de Guayaquil:

  • A maximum of $ 4,500 per transaction and per day
  • A maximum of 10 transactions per day, per sender or recipient

If sending to Banco Bolivariano:

  • A maximum of $ 5,000 per transaction and per month.

If sending to any other bank:

  • A maximum of $ 9,000 per transaction

There may be lower limits depending on the country where you are sending from and the payment method used to fund the transfer. Please see the relevant section in Payments for more info.

What information do I need from my recipient to send bank transfers to Ecuador?

  • Full name. Please enter your recipient’s full name. To avoid any delays, the recipient’s name should match the name on their bank statement exactly.
  • Address. We need your recipient’s state.
  • Account details. We need your recipient’s (1) bank name, (2) account number and (3) account type.
  • ID type and number: We need you to specify your recipient's ID type and number. This must match the ID registered on the account.
  • Mobile number- We use this to send an SMS notification to your recipient informing them that their funds have been credited.
  • Email (optional) - We use this to send an email to your recipient with details of your transaction (e.g. in case they have issues receiving the SMS notifications).
  • Sending reason. Please indicate whether it is “family or friend support,” “purchase of services,” “property payment,” or “sending fund to self”.

Please ensure that all your recipient’s details are correct. Once you make your transaction, it is difficult for us to amend or stop the transfer, although we will always try our best to do so.