Send money to a Kenyan bank account

The fast, simple way to make a bank transfer to Kenya

Use a computer, smartphone or tablet.

Money can be transferred quickly and safely from your bank to all major banks in Kenya, including:


KCB Bank
Transfer will be available next working day.


Barclays Bank

Barclays Bank
Transfer will be available next working day.


Equity Bank

Equity Bank
Transfer will be available next working day.


Standard Chartered

Standard Chartered
Transfer will be available next working day.



Transfer will be available next working day.


Co-Operative Bank

Equity Bank
Transfer will be available next working day.



Transfer will be available within 1 working day.


Transfer to any KES or USD account and cash will be ready to collect the next working day.

What is a bank transfer?

A bank transfer with WorldRemit allows you to send money to Kenyan bank accounts from more than 145 countries around the world. Transfers can be made to checking/current accounts, saving accounts and business accounts.

You can complete the bank transfer within minutes on any device, making this a quick and simple way to make payments and support family and friends working, living and travelling in Kenya.

The transfer can be completed online and paid for using a debit card or credit card. The person you’re sending to will usually be able to access the funds within one working day.

How to transfer money to a Kenyan bank account

Transferring money to a Kenyan bank account is easy. All you need to do is:

  • Select the ‘Bank Deposit’ service from the blue ‘Send to’ box on this page
  • Choose whether to make the transfer to a Kenyan shilling (KES) or US dollar (USD) account
  • Enter the amount you want to transfer
  • We’ll show you the highly competitive exchange rate you’ll receive and any fees upfront
  • Enter your recipient’s details or choose from a list of people you’ve sent money to before
  • Pay online using a credit or debit card
  • You and your recipient will receive SMS and email notification once the transfer is complete

If sending to business accounts, please provide the appropriate reference so payments can be identified by your recipient (e.g. invoice number, student name etc).


Why choose WorldRemit?

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