Send money to Nigeria

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The quick, secure and cost-effective way to send money to family and friends in Nigeria.

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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 fast?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Trustpilot rates WorldRemit as excellent

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Thanks for a well done job from the comfort of my home with this pandemic
gbEleanor Hawkes - 1 week ago

How to send your money to Nigeria

It’s quick, safe and secure to transfer money to Nigeria. Read the process below and follow the links to find out more.

How do you want to send?

You can send money to Nigeria using our cash pickup, instant bank transfer or airtime topup services.

Get started FAQs

Who are you sending to?

Add the details of a new recipient or choose from a list of people you’ve sent money to in Nigeria before.

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How are you paying?

Choose how you want to pay from a wide range of options and complete your money transfer to Nigeria online.

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We know that your money matters

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.

Ready to get started?

Send on the go and track your transfer with our app

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