Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (2023)

Enjoy fast and reliable money transfers to Argentina with Western Union. Transfer GBP to ARS via a loved one’s bank account or for cash pickup in minutes1 with ease.

    Send to


    FX: 1.00 GBP =


    Exchange Rates and Fees vary by payment and payout options and are subject to change. To check other options, simply click “Send now”.

    80% customers take less than 6 minutes to complete an online transfer with WU.

    Send now

    Be informed. Be aware.

    Protect yourself from fraud

    Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (1)

    We encrypt your transfers

    We are committed to keeping your data secured

    We’ve sent money around the world for over 150 years

    Convenient ways to send and receive money

    Ways to send money to Argentina

    Ways to receive money in Argentina

    • Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (2)

      Send online

      Take advantage of reliable money transfers when you send money to Argentina online. Register for a free profile, log in, and reach those who matter most today.

      Send money online
    • Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (3)

      Send with our app

      Send money on the go whenever and wherever you want with the Western Union®app. Want to make your money transfer in person? You can start your money transfer online and finish it at any agent location.

      Get the app
    • Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (4)

      Send in person

      Prefer the personal touch? Choose from more than 4,7002 agent locations in the UK to make a seamless money transfer to Argentina today.

      Find a nearby agent location

    Choose the way you send money to Argentina

    Using your bank details

    Cash at an agent location

    With a credit3 or debit card

    Ready to send money?

    Get started

    Send money to Argentina in a few taps with our app

    Save your receiver’s details and make repeat transfers with ease.

    Track your money transfers in real time.

    Check transfer fees4 and exchange rates in advance.

    Download the app



    Rating as of 1 July 2022.

    Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (7) Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (8)

    Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (9)

    More information on how to send money to Argentina from the UK

    Get an estimate before you send

    Work out any costs before you send money to Argentina with a free estimate. See transfer fees4 and the exchange rate for GBP to ARS any time, with no obligation to send money later.

    Use our price estimator

    Receiver details required

    Send money to Argentina with ease. Make sure you have all your receiver’s necessary details ready to help speed up the process.

    Find out more

    Repeat transfers

    Never forget another transfer with our scheduling function for repeat money transfers. Choose your dates, time and amount and we’ll sort the rest.

    Schedule transfers with our app

    Sign up to send money to Argentina today

    Register now

    Easily track your transfer

    Track your money transfer from the moment you click send with your unique tracking number (MTCN). Both you and your receiver can see your money move in real time with our transfer tracker.

    Get rewarded with the My WU program

    Earn points anytime you send money online, in person or with our app and get exclusive offers for members only with the My WU℠program.

    Send again quickly

    Make money transfers to Argentina again quickly, even if you don’t have your receiver’s details to hand. Register for a Western Union profile to save your receiver and transaction history.

    Pay the way you like

    You can pay for your money transfer the way you like – via your bank account, with your credit3 or debit card, with Klarna, or in cash at an agent location.

    Register now

    Reasons to choose Western Union®

    International reach

    With Western Union, you can transfer money from the United Kingdom to more than 200 countries and territories around the world.

    Committed to security

    Across borders and thousands of miles, our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union money transfers.


    For more than 150 years we’ve been proudly helping people move their money where it matters most.

    Register for free

    Make money transfers to Argentina quick and easy, register for a free Western Union profile today.

    Send money to Argentina | Western Union UK (10)

    Don’t forget your loved ones during celebrations

    Whatever your loved ones are celebrating, Easter, Christmas, or Mother’s Day, surprise them and send them happy wishes with a Western Union money transfer.

    Send money

    Frequently asked questions

    How much money can I send to Argentina?

    The maximum transfer amount when sending money to Argentina online is 50,000 GBP when you choose to transfer money via bank transfer. If you pay by Klarna or a credit3/debit card, then you can send up to 4,000 GBP to a bank account. For cash pickup, you can send a maximum of 5,000 GBP in store or up to 4,000 GBP online.

    How do I send money online to Argentina?

    Sending money online to Argentina is hassle-free, all you need to do is:

    1. Register or log into your online profile. Once done, click ‘Send money’.
    2. Select Argentina as your transfer destination and enter the sum you wish to send.
    3. Choose your methods of payment and receipt – you’ll be able to see your estimated transfer time here.
    4. Click ‘Continue’ and enter your receiver’s details as required. You’ll also need to provide the purpose of transfer and source of funds.
    5. Once done, you’ll receiver a unique tracking number (MTCN). Share this with your receiver so they can track the transfer.

    What do I need to send money online to Argentina?

    Before you can make a money transfer, you need to register for a Western Union profile. It’s free and easy, all you need is:

    • Your full name and address.
    • A UK driver’s license, passport, or other form of government-issued ID.
    • A valid email address.

    After this, you’ll be ready to send a money transfer. Have this information ready:

    • Purpose of transfer and source of funds.
    • Your receiver’s full name as per their bank records.
    • The details for your receiver’s bank and branch, including account number, IBAN, and name – if you’re sending money to a bank account.

    How do I send money to Argentina from a Western Union agent location?

    If you’re unsure where your nearest agent location is, use our location finder. Once you’ve found one, the rest is just as easy:

    1. Visit your most convenient agent location, along with your ID and your receiver’s details.
    2. At the counter you can then pay for your money transfer. If you began your transfer online or on the app, you can finish up here – make sure you do this within 24 hours of setting up your money transfer online.
    3. Hold onto your unique tracking number (MTCN). That way, you can track your money transfer. Share this number with your receiver.

    How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Argentina?

    Get clear estimates and transparent exchange rates on your money transfer before you send money to Argentina with our price estimator.

    How long will it take my money transfer to reach Argentina?

    While transfer times can vary, a money transfer for cash pickup can arrive in minutes1, and bank transfers usually take up to 0-4 business days.

    Still have questions?

    Visit our FAQs or simply get in touch. Our customer care team is on hand to help.

    More FAQs

    1 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.

    2 Agent location count valid as of December 31 2021.

    3Some card issuers may charge additional fees for using our services. Please contact your card issuer for more information.

    4 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Transfer fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Transfer fees and exchange rates subject to change without notice.

    Top Articles
    Latest Posts
    Article information

    Author: Roderick King

    Last Updated: 24/05/2023

    Views: 5662

    Rating: 4 / 5 (71 voted)

    Reviews: 94% of readers found this page helpful

    Author information

    Name: Roderick King

    Birthday: 1997-10-09

    Address: 3782 Madge Knoll, East Dudley, MA 63913

    Phone: +2521695290067

    Job: Customer Sales Coordinator

    Hobby: Gunsmithing, Embroidery, Parkour, Kitesurfing, Rock climbing, Sand art, Beekeeping

    Introduction: My name is Roderick King, I am a cute, splendid, excited, perfect, gentle, funny, vivacious person who loves writing and wants to share my knowledge and understanding with you.