Up to 8 times cheaper than the banks
One small fair fee of £2.50
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With our bank-beating exchange rates and small fee, money transfers to the UK are up to 8 times cheaper with Currencyfair than the banks. Make sure you get the best value when sending money to your family.
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 send money to the UK.
Easy & Convenient
Get started in minutes with our simple signup process. Transfer money to the UK on the go with our mobile app, and stay up to date at every stage of your transfers with our email updates.
How to send money to Britain 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 amount and currency you want to exchange into GBP, and send the money to your CurrencyFair account by bank transfer.
Transfer your money
We'll convert your money to GBP 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 to the UK
How long will it take for my money to reach Britain?
Sending in money to your CurrencyFair account can vary depending on the currency. EUR typically takes 2 business days, whereas other currencies may take up to 5 days. After we have exchanged your money into GBP, money transfers to the UK 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 up to two proofs of identification and proofs of address.
How to Send Money to the UK • Money Transfers to the UK
Send Money to the UK with CurrencyFair
Need a faster, cheaper way to transfer money to the UK? It’s easy to transfer money to the UK with CurrencyFair. Once your account is set up, send in money to your CurrencyFair to be exchanged at a bank-beating rate.
With CurrencyFair there are two way to exchange money to Sterling:
Exchange your money to GBP right away at the best available rates.
Choose your Rate
Select your desired exchange rate in our Exchange, and wait for the market to match it.
With bank-level security in place, your money gets transferred to a UK bank account safely. Try out our new currency calculator to convert your money to Sterling:
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