Send money to Romania
faster, and for less.
Download our app to send money to Romania in minutes.
It only takes a minute to order a transfer—which will reach your loved ones back home in just a few minutes more.
Our exchange rates from GBP to RON and EUR are always good—and we add zero fees on bank transfers to Romanian bank accounts.
We’re regulated by EU and UK law and protected by top-notch security. And our Customer Support (in Romanian and in English) is, frankly, wonderful—if you ever need it.
Here’s how little it costs to send money to Romania
We allow you to choose what kind of transfer you want to pay for.
For example: with instant card-to-card transfers, we charge a flat fee of 0.99. While if you’re sending from one bank account to another, we charge nothing.
You get to choose everything up front. No hidden fees or nasty surprises.
How does your money arrive in Romania?
We make local transfers directly from our Romanian account to your receiver’s bank account in Romania, skipping expensive international fees.
Debit or credit cards
Or we can send the money straight to their debit or credit cards, instantly.
Don’t know your receiver’s bank details? Just send us their phone number, and we’ll send them a link!
It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3
Choose how much you want to send, and when.
Send GBP to EUR and RON in Romania.
Add the receiver’s details.
All you need is your receiver’s full name and their bank account number (IBAN) or card number.
Choose your payment method—and make the transfer!
Pay in by bank transfer or by card, and your transfer is on its way!
Here’s why you can trust us with sending your money to Romania
Our end-to-end encryption protects your money and your data. Should a transfer ever fail—or even if our whole company goes bust overnight—your money gets returned straight back to you.
Regulation is our friend: it keeps our 6 million customers and their money safe. FCA approved and regulated by EU and UK law, we work closely with international law enforcement to spot and prevent money laundering.
And if you ever do need help, we’re not some faceless app—our Romanian and English Customer Support teams answer calls and emails quickly and helpfully.
Don’t take our word for it…
Here’s what our users say about sending money home to Romania…
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Pay family, friends and bills back home—
whichever way you suits you best.
How to get started…
What information do I need to make money transfers to Romania?
The first time you send money, you need to prove you’re a resident in the country you’re sending from.
Make sure you’re ready with you receiver’s full name, and their bank account (IBAN) number, card details, or phone number.
Your payment method
You need your own card or bank details ready for your very first transfer.
How long does it take to send money to Romania?
You can choose to send your money instantly to a card, or have it arrive in a bank account the next day. It’s entirely your choice.
Make transfers on the go—
download the TransferGo app!
Frequently asked questions
Real-time money transfers with a mobile app are the fastest, easiest way to send money to Romania. Most of them are free to download, and are up to 90% cheaper than banks. Some apps, like TransferGo, have outstanding Customer Service in Romanian for when users need support.
If you’re sending from a credit/debit card, you just use the TransferGo app to make international money transfers to a card or bank account in Romania. Choose the currency you’re sending to, your receiver’s full name and card details (or their phone number), and then your own details. That’s all there is to it.
Yes, you can, but it’s cheaper to use TransferGo—even if you’re sending from your bank account. Why? Because with TransferGo, your money doesn’t actually cross borders. You make a bank transfer to our account in the UK, and TransferGo pays your receiver from their account in Romania. This can save up to 90% on traditional bank transfer fees.
With TransferGo you can also send money from one card straight to another, and it’s almost instant. The functionality is extremely intuitive and allows you to complete transfers in under a minute.
It depends on which option you choose. TransferGo adds zero fees to transfers from one bank account to another, which arrive within 1 business day. Or if you’d rather an instant transfer from one card to another, there’s a flat 0.99 fee attached.
Compared with other digital money transfer apps, TransferGo is cheaper and always has favourable currency exchange rates. They were founded to support migrants with remittances, so they have fast, friendly Customer Support in Romanian, English and 8 other languages, which provides guidance and peace of mind when you need it.
Online money transfers are safe, as long as:
1) You use a safe and protected money transfer providers like TransferGo. Established money transfer companies are regulated by EU and UK regulations and regulatory bodies (like the Financial Conduct Authority), and use the highest possible security to keep your money safe. If transfers ever do get cancelled, they’ll return your money to you immediately.
2) You only send money to people you know and trust. Once your money has been sent to someone, no one can get it back. So beware of fraudsters and be sure of who you’re sending money to.
Look for well established brands that have proper websites, terms and conditions, and tens of thousands of Trustpilot reviews.
For example, TransferGo has over 30,000 verified reviews and a total score of 4.8 out of 5 on Trustpilot, which lets you know that the company is legitimate.
Trustworthy brands will also tend to partner with global brands like Visa, Mastercard and so on.
Delivery times can vary, but card transfers are instant, arriving within 30 minutes (and usually much faster). Bank transfers usually arrive within 24 hours.
Yes, you can—though it’s not the most popular choice of money transfer service, as more people in Romania have bank accounts and credit/debit cards than PayPal accounts.
There are a few things you need to consider when you plan a transfer: speed, security, exchange rates, and fees. These can all vary depending on which payment method you choose.
With TransferGo you will always get some of the best rates and top notch security. The fees depend on the delivery times. For the cheapest option, choose a ‘bank to bank transfer’, which comes with zero fees and arrives the next day. If you’re sending from a credit/debit card, you just use the TransferGo app to make international money transfers to a card or bank account in Romania. Choose the currency you’re sending to, your receiver’s full name and card details (or their phone number), and then your own details. That’s all there is to it.ast delivery of card-to-card transfers comes with an additional fee. With TransferGo this is a low, flat fee regardless of the transfer amount, and it’s always made clear up front.