Send Money to Uganda

Online Money Transfers & top-up cellphone airtime

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Send Money to Uganda from the United States

  • The fast, simple way to send money to friends and family
  • Industry-leading payment security
  • Use on a computer, smartphone or tablet


WorldRemit customers in most US states can send online money transfers, and all states can send an airtime top-up.


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Transfer to all banks within 1 working day. 

Cash is available to collect instantly from Shumuk Forex Bureau and Supergate Forex Bureau in Kampala

View the full list of pickup locations in Uganda.

Money is added to MTN Mobile Money, Airtel Money and Warid Pesa accounts within 1-2 hours during local business hours (Mon-Sat).

Airtel Mobile Money warid mtn mobile money

  • Please check that the recipient already has a Mobile Money account.
  • You will need their Mobile Money number.

Mobile airtime is added instantly to phones on MTN, Orange, Warid, Airtel, Africell, and Smart.

mtn orange warid Airtel africacell aSmart

Reasons to choose WorldRemit

  • Low cost

    Low cost

    Low fees displayed up-front.
    Guaranteed exchange rates.

  • Fast


    Instant transfer to many countries.
    Send & receive notifications by SMS and email.

  • Simple


    24/7 service - no agents to visit.
    Available on computer, smartphone & tablet.

  • Trusted


    $140 million funding from investors of Facebook.
    Rated "Excellent" by our customers on Trustpilot.

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    Add recipient details
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    Send money

Trustpilot votes WorldRemit 'Excellent 9.5'

"Love the back up service any questions they ring u back. just so impressed with the service world remit keep u informed of your transaction right through 2 pick up and the help line is wonderful cant recommend worldremit enough." Rodney Tutungi, Australia

"Fast and excellent service always...happy customer! Nothing beats the fact that my money transactions online is safe and processed really quick and could be done anywhere and at anytime. I recommend #worldremit..." Mrs C A Ishola, United Kingdom

"Really good to use, fast transfers of funds. I use WorldRemit regularly and it's always the same fast, easy, no fuss transaction. Best company by far to send money." David Blyth, United Kingdom

"Quick smooth transactions. I find using WorldRemit services work very well. Once have account and receiver info entered before making transaction allows the process to be executed very quickly. Also like the fact they notify me when transaction has been completed." Terry Coulson, Canada

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