Send money to the UK
Pay suppliers and staff in the UK, at market-beating FX rates. Get started today with no signup fees and zero monthly account fees.
Start saving on money transfers to the UK
Where possible, payments are made using Airwallex’s local network to eliminate transaction fees and deliver your funds faster and in full. All pricing set forth herein is subject to change without notice. Third-party fees (e.g., SWIFT fees, banking partner fees) may apply. For more information, please review our Country Payout Guide.
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Send money to staff, businesses and suppliers in the UK
Send money fast & in full
Simply login to the online platform, load your wallet, convert USD into Pound Sterling and book your payment. Your payment will be received in one business day or less.
Simple, low fees
Pay just 0.4% above our transparent, interbank exchange rate when converting US Dollar into Pound Sterling. No international transaction fees, no sign up fees.
Pay your suppliers like a local
Free up cash flow by paying your suppliers via the local clearing system, meaning your funds spend less time in transit and more time in your account.
How to send money to the UK from the US
Fund your wallet
Deposit USD directly into your wallet using your online banking.
Convert your money to GBP
We use the real mid-market conversion rate, with your funds available instantly.
Send your payment like a local
Your money will be received by your recipient in one business day or less.
How long will a money transfer to the UK take?
Pay suppliers, staff and businesses in the UK within one business day or less. We transfer funds using UK's local banking network so your Pound Sterling payments are received fast and in full.
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How much does an international payment cost?
Send money to countries in their local currency (eg USD to US) for free with our proprietary, local payment technology. We only charge a small margin on FX. To send money overseas, see below for the currencies we support.
Interbank rates¹ + 1.0% fees
Sending non-local currencies overseas (e.g. USD to China)? We can still help but we will need to use the SWIFT network and charge an additional payment fee. This is to cover the cost of using the SWIFT network.
¹Where possible, we offer live exchange rates. Click here to find out more
*CNY has an additional 0.1% payout fee. Will require additional information to enable, please speak to one of our product specialists
MXN payout is only available for payments into Mexico.
**To pay suppliers in these currencies, please speak to one of our product specialists here
What users say about Airwallex
Security is at our core
We work with world-class security providers to ensure your funds and accounts are secure at all times.
Your data is stored and protected behind multiple layers of authentication. Two factor authentication is enabled on your account for added security.
Our security systems and procedures are based on the highest international standards including PCI Level 1 compliance.
Airwallex US, LLC is registered as a Money Service Business (MSB Registration No. 31000217304395) with FinCEN.
Airwallex US, LLC is licensed or authorized to do business as a money transmitter in some, but not all, states. NMLS #1928093. In the United States, banking services are provided by Evolve Bank & Trust, Member FDIC.
Texas customers click here for information about filing complaints about our money transmission or currency exchange product or service.
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