How long does it take to send money to Zimbabwe via WorldRemit
At WorldRemit, your money can be in the pockets of your recipient within minutes of the transfer being made. Simply choose one of the transfer methods below for a fast and reliable way to send money to Zimbabwe.
- Bank Transfer – Transfer money to any bank in Zimbabwe. The recipient can withdraw as cash or use it to make payments. The funds will usually be credited within one working day at Steward Bank or within 3 working days at all other Zimbabwean banks.
- Mobile Money – Transfer money to your recipient’s EcoCash mobile money account and the funds will be available instantly.
How do I send money to EcoCash accounts?
Sending money to an EcoCash account in Zimbabwe is simple, quick and secure. All you need is your recipient’s first name (as registered on their EcoCash account to avoid delays), their address, their EcoCash account number and the sending reason. You should also check that your recipient’s EcoCash account is fully registered and active and that all their details are correct.
What currencies can you send to Zimbabwe?
The only currency you can send to Zimbabwe is the US dollar (USD). However, if you choose the mobile money transfer method, your recipient will have the option to convert USD to the Fourth Zimbabwe dollar (ZWL) in their EcoCash wallet. To do that, they will need to dial *150# and select the ‘Bureau de Change’ option from the menu.
What’s the maximum limit for money transfers to Zimbabwe?
- Bank Transfer – The transfer limit will depend on the country you send the money from and your chosen payment method. You’ll be told if your intended transfer exceeds the limit when you enter it into our calculator.
- Mobile Money – USD 2,000 per transfer. Your recipient’s EcoCash wallet can only have a maximum balance of USD 2,000 at any given time.