Looking for the best way to send money from the UK to Ireland?
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Up to 8 times cheaper than the banks
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With our bank-beating exchange rates and small fee, sending money to a bank account in Ireland is up to 8 times cheaper with Currencyfair than the banks. Make sure you get the best value when sending money to Ireland.
Safe & Secure
Trusted by over 130,000 customers worldwide, CurrencyFair has a 5-star rating with independent review site Trustpilot. You can be confident your money is secure when using CurrencyFair to transfer money to Ireland.
Easy & Convenient
Get started in minutes with our simple signup process. Send money to Ireland on the go with our mobile app, and stay up to date at every stage of your transfers with our email updates.
Send money from the UK to Ireland in three simple steps.
Create your free account
Opening your account is quick and easy and can take just minutes.
Set up your transaction
Tell us the sterling amount you need to exchange to Euro, and send the money to your CurrencyFair account by bank transfer.
Transfer your money
We'll convert your money to EUR at the best available rate, and transfer it to your recipient.
World-class Customer Support
Our amazing customer support team are on standby to help you when need them. Get an answer to your question, fast.
Some common questions people ask when sending money from the UK to Ireland
How long will it take for my money to reach Ireland?
Sending in money to your CurrencyFair account can vary depending on the currency. GBP typically reaches us in the same business day, EUR 2 business days, whereas other currencies may take up to 5 days. After we have exchanged your money into EUR, transfers to Ireland 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 Visa or Mastercard issued 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.
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How can I transfer money to Ireland with CurrencyFair?
Send Euros to Ireland from the UK with CurrencyFair and benefit from a fast, easy and low-cost way of exchanging your money to EUR. It’s simple to send money to Ireland with CurrencyFair.
Once you’ve opened an account and sent in money to be exchanged, you can:
Make the exchange as soon as it arrives, at the best available rate.
Choose your one Rate
You can request a better rate in our Exchange and wait for the market to match it.
Then, we simply transfer your money to a bank account in Ireland, making your money transfer fair and more transparent. If you still use your bank to send money abroad, try our new currency converter to quickly convert money to Euros, and see how much you can save.
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