Some common questions people ask when sending money to India
How long will it take for my money to reach India?
Sending in money to your CurrencyFair account can vary depending on the currency. AUD typically reaches us in 1-2 business days, EUR 2 business days, whereas other currencies may take up to 5 days. After we have exchanged your money into INR, transfers to India typically take 1 business day but can arrive in the same business day. Find out more about our estimated processing times.
Is my money safe?
Yes. CurrencyFair is fully regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. Customer funds are ring fenced to ensure maximum security and protection, meaning your money is in safe hands.
How can I top up my CurrencyFair account?
You can top up your CurrencyFair account through a bank transfer. Additionally customers with Irish debit cards can make debit card payments, while Australian residents can use BPAY to top up their account.
Do I need to verify my account?
As a fully regulated financial services business, we are required to verify the identity of all our customers. Where possible we attempt to speed up the process through electronic checks. Where this isn’t possible, we require proof of identification and up to two proofs of address.
How CurrencyFair can help you transfer money to India
Tired of paying hidden fees and charges on your money transfers to India? Transferring money to India has never been easier. If you need to remit money to family or friends in India, with CurrencyFair the process is easy and hassle-free. Once you have set up your account, our simple secure process takes the stress out of a money transfer to India. You can exchange your money to Indian Rupees in two ways:
Exchange your money to INR straight away at the best available rates.
Safe & Secure
With bank-level security in place, your money gets transferred to a bank account in India safely.
Try out our new currency calculator to convert your money to Indian Rupees.