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We make sending funds to friends and family in Ethiopia simple by giving you a range of choices on how to transfer the money. You can send money via instant bank transfer, cash pickup or even airtime top-up.Sign up now
Our cash pickup service is so speedy you’ll be able to send money to Ethiopia in no time at all. So if you’re in a hurry, use WorldRemit.
Not quite sure how to transfer money to Ethiopia? We currently offer the following simple and convenient methods:
Transfer funds to the country’s major banks for access within 1-2 working days.
The money you send to Ethiopia will be ready to collect immediately from any major banks.
You can now send money to any mobile number in Ethiopia that is registered with CBE Birr.
"We started using WorldRemit 2 years ago when another company unexpectedly refused to transfer money to our family in Ethiopia. The charges are very low and recently we’re able to send funds in 1 day with direct transfer to bank accounts. Also, we appreciate that were able to send cash pickup to family who do not have bank accounts."
Gary F • 9 months ago
"A prompt, fast, secure service. I was initially unsure when WorldRemit was recommended to me, but I found that it was easy to use and processed quickly, at a very reasonable rate. The UAE exchange rate was positively competitive. I occasionally send money abroad to help the same 2 or 3 friends, who I’ve known for approx 3+ years. I would recommend WorldRemit to anyone. Also, I recommend Ethiopia and Uganda as places to visit as the people are as lovely as the countries."
David • 11 months ago
"I found WorldRemit a few weeks ago on Facebook. I was looking for the best, cheapest and easiest method to send money to Ethiopia and Nigeria. I decided to give it a try last week. I was amazed by the speed of the transfers. I have transferred 3 times so far via WorldRemit. My transfers were all completed within 5 minutes and received by the recipient with a relatively low commission. I recommend it to anyone looking for a cheap and efficient transfer method."
ABDUL MALIK • 20 months ago
"I’ve been using the services of WorldRemit for the past month and have found it to be an easy, reliable, efficient and excellent way to send money transfers to Ethiopia. The transactions have been easy and flawless to a country that often has some difficulty with money transfers. I am very pleased and highly recommend this service to others."
Lynn Bauman • 30 months ago
"Transfer was fast and easy. I was notified when the transaction was done, being processed and when it was complete. Timing overall was very fast."
Gary K • 9 days ago
We offer a fast, safe and secure way to send money to Ethiopia. Find out more about our services using the links below...
You can send money to Ethiopia using our instant cash pickup, bank transfer or airtime top-up services.
You can send funds to any new recipient after inputting their details, or anyone you have previously sent money to in Ethiopia.
There are many different ways to safely and securely pay for your transfer.
Enter how much you would like to send - you’ll see our rates and fees upfront.
You’ll just need their phone number
Add a new recipient or choose from a list of those you previously sent to.
There are no fees on our airtime transfers!
Send to someone new
Choose Send Amount
Send 10 USD
Pay by your chosen method. We’ll notify you and your recipient when your money arrives.
We’ll send you both an SMS as soon as the airtime's added
It doesn’t matter if you’re paying suppliers or sending money back home like Hiyaw, an Ethiopian chef based in Washington DC, you need to know that your money transfer service guarantees your funds. You can rest assured your cash will get there with us. We’ll even send an SMS and email notification to let you know when the transfer is complete.
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