21 January 2020

How to send money to Turkey

There are Turkish people living and working in 170 of the world’s 193 countries, making Turkey one of the number one locations for global money transfers. Turkish expats who are looking to send money home to their friends and families need a reliable and affordable money transfer service to make sure their loved ones get the maximum benefit from the money sent. 


How can I send money to Turkey? 


There are several ways to send money to Turkey, and the speed and cost of your money transfers will depend on your chosen method. You could go for a high street banks remittance outlets, but these can be expensive, resulting in less money is received by your friends and family Turkey when the transfer is made. Using online platforms and apps to transfer money to Turkey is faster and more convenient for both the sender and the recipient, as this is much cheaper, with instant transfers and no in-store queueing.

Paysend offers a cheaper and faster way to send money to Turkey from the UK or any other destination. Using the clear and simple Paysend app, users can easily and securely send money to their loved ones in Turkey. Paysend has over 1.4 million users, and Turkey is one of the top destinations for money transfers on the Paysend platform. Paysend allows you to send money either to a bank account or directly to a credit or debit card, meaning you have more choice when it comes to money transfers to Turkey.

How much does it cost to send money to Turkey?

It costs only £1, $2 or €1.50 to send money to Turkey with Paysend, no matter how much you want to transfer. Our low fees mean that your recipients will have even more money to spend in Turkey. For example, if you want to send £300 or £30,000 from the UK to Turkey, it will cost you £1 either way.

How much will my recipient receive?

Paysend uses the mid-market exchange rate, and along with our low fees we provide some of the cheapest money transfers to Turkey. You can find out exactly how much your recipient in Turkey will receive on our website.

How long does it take to transfer money to Turkey?

Money sent using Paysend will usually reach the recipient in Turkey within a few seconds of being sent, although could take up to three days depending on the receiving bank’s processing times.

Download the Paysend app now to start sending money cheaply and quickly to Turkey.