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Send money to South Africa

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From Musina to Cape Town, WorldRemit is the quick, safe and simple way to transfer money to South Africa online.

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Save 25% on average*

WorldRemit is on average 25% cheaper against Ria, Western Union and Moneygram (when sending $200). Comparison based on the average cost to send using data sourced from the World Bank for Q4 2019.

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Proud to partner with Arsenal

Through our shared values and official partnership, WorldRemit and Arsenal bring you closer to your loved ones: whether supporting football or supporting each other, wherever you are in the world.

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Track our rates

Want to make sure you get the best deal? Sign up for our daily exchange rate notifications to guarantee bank-beating exchange rates and low fees on all our transfer types.

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We're secure

Industry-leading security is at the heart of everything we do. Transfer money to South Africa using any device and you can rest assured that your cash and personal details are completely secure.

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We're fast

Choose from 1 of 3 ways to make payments and help support family and friends in South Africa. Make a bank transfer, send money for cash pickup or top up your loved ones’ airtime so you can stay in touch.

How fast?

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What’s the best way to send money to South Africa? Find out about our transfer types and follow the links for more information.

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Trustpilot rates WorldRemit as excellent

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I have been very satisfied with the reliability, speed, low cost and all the information of the transactions.
esRamon Coderch - 1 month ago

How to send money to South Africa

Find out how to send money to South Africa online in a quick, cost-effective and simple way. Follow the links for more information.

How do you want to send?

Choose the transfer type from the options in the ‘Send to’ box on this page and complete the transfer using any device.

Get started FAQs

Who are you sending to?

Send money to someone in South Africa you have sent to before or add the details of a new recipient.

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How are you paying?

Pay for your money transfer online using a debit or credit card, bank transfer, Apple Pay and more.

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Making your money go further

Making your money go further

At WorldRemit, we have made it simple to send money to South Africa from more than 50 countries around the world, so you can make payments and support loved ones from the UK, United States, Australia, Canada and more. We also offer bank-beating exchange rates and low fees to put more money in your recipient’s pocket.

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WorldRemit Ltd is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) under the Payment Service Regulations 2017 and Electronic Money Regulations 2011. Registration number: 900891.