How to send money to Austria
Find out how to transfer money to Austria with the best providers in a few easy steps
1. Check the EUR mid-market exchange rate against your own currency
Although the evolution of the currency market is fluctuating, it never hurts to stay on top of it so that you can maximize how much the recipient of your transfer will receive. We recommend our users to subscribe to our smart exchange rate alerts to keep an eye on the EUR mid-market rate against your currency.
2. Find the best deal by comparing the 41 available money transfer companies.
There are many money transfer companies able to send money to Austria, such as TransferGo, TransferWise, Western Union, MoneyGram, Currencies Direct. Selecting the right service from the available options is the best way to save money.
3. Select the best provider for your personal needs
Based on which criteria will make your choice? Overall cost, speed of transfer, number of positive evaluations? Balance the pros and cons before selecting the provider.
Another important aspect is to pay attention to the pay-in and pay-out methods. Most of the time you'll have providers allowing you to pay by bank transfer, some will also accept debit and credit cards. At the other end, in Austria, look at different options if you need the converted amount to be deposited on a local bank account or available for pick-up in cash at an agent location.
4. Sign up and start your transfer to Austria with the provider you selected
Visit the money transfer provider's website to register - be prepared to upload an ID document and/or a proof of adress - and get started with your transfer.