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Warning iconCOVID-19 update: We’re here to help you get money to friends and family quickly. Where possible, please transfer to bank accounts, mobile money or airtime instead of cash pick up. Our service is available 24/7 via our website and app and your money is safe with us. For more information click here.

Bank Transfer

Send directly to a bank

Transfer time 90% of bank transfers with WorldRemit are completed the same day.

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 183.50 LKR183.50007 LKR

Fees from

3.99 USD

Pick up from any branch of:

Hatton National Bank logo
Bank of Ceylon (BOC) logo
People's Bank
Sampath Bank

Cash Pickup

Send money for cash pickup

Transfer time 95% of WorldRemit cash pickup transfers are available to collect in 3 minutes.

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 183.50 LKR183.50007 LKR

Fees from

3.99 USD

Important news. We’re sorry that we’re unable to send money to Xpress Money locations at the moment. But don’t worry – we have other services for you to choose from. If you have recently sent a transaction, please encourage your recipient to collect the funds as soon as possible.


Cash pick up services may be impacted due to local movement restrictions, please check before sending to this country. The most up to date information is here.

Pick up from any branch of:

Mobile Money

Send to a mobile money account

Transfer time 90% of WorldRemit Mobile Money transfers are received in less than 10 minutes.

⚡ Within minutes

Exchange rate

1 USD = 185.40 LKR185.39573 LKR

Fees from

3.99 USD

Send to these networks:

eZ Cash
Etisalat MoMo

Airtime Top up

Send money for airtime top up

Transfer time 90% of WorldRemit airtime transfers are received in less than 10 minutes.

⚡ Within minutes

Fees from

0.00 USD

Send to these networks:

Etisalat AT
Telecom Mobitel
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We're fast

It’s easy to get money to where it needs to be using our instant and super-fast transfer options. From instant cash pickups to fast bank transfers, we’ve got you covered.

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We’re secure

Verified by Visa and Mastercard, we’re not just trusted - we’re super secure and extremely safe. Easily send money to Sri Lanka, no problem.

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We’re flexible

Choose from bank transfers, cash pickups, mobile money and airtime top ups, allowing you to send money in the most convenient way for you.

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Send money by…

Want to transfer money to Sri Lanka quickly and securely? Our services give you plenty of safe and easy payment options.

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Bank transfer

Send money to Sri Lanka in 1-2 days through a secure connection, from your bank to theirs.

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Cash pickup

Need to send cash instantly? Cash pickups are available from banks across Sri Lanka.

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Mobile money transfer

Instant transfers to eZ Cash, Dialog, Etisalat and Hutch mobile wallet accounts

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Airtime top up

Add mobile airtime to phones in Sri Lanka at the press of a button.

125,000 5 star reviews can't be wrong

"Great app and I am very satisfied with their services when I am sending money to the Philippines. Fast, reliable, and always gives updates and feedback."

US Leny S Martin • 2 months ago

"Very easy to use App. Very efficient transfer in a timely manner. I like it very much. Very satisfied."

US Shelia Nalls • 3 months ago

"This is a very good app, I used it a few times and the service is great, it's easy to use and you could send money in a couple of minutes to almost anywhere in the world. The sign up is easy and quick. I like WorldRemit a lot; I'll be using them again in the future. Thank you, WorldRemit."

US Shirley Pacai • 3 months ago

"I find WorldRemit reliable and easy and fast to send cash overseas. App is simple to use and understand. Based on my personal experience I can recommend WorldRemit to others too."

PH Petri MA Otranen • 3 months ago

"Great way to help your friends and relatives. This service did exactly what it said it would. Good feedback and enough locations for friends and family to pick up the money."

US Norman Stites • 3 months ago

How does bank deposit work?

Enter an amount

Enter how much you would like to send - you’ll see our rates and fees upfront.

Add a recipient

You’ll just need their phone number

You send



They get





Add a recipient

Add a new recipient or choose from a list of those you previously sent to.

Select an amount

There are no fees on our airtime transfers!

Choose Send Amount

Send 10 LKR

10 LKR

15 LKR

Pay and relax

Pay by your chosen method. We’ll notify you and your recipient when your money arrives.

Pay and relax

We’ll send you both an SMS as soon as the airtime's added

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Transfer money to Sri Lanka in no time at all.

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