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At the moment, your options to send money to the Philippines are quite limited.
If the recipient of the transfer wants to receive Philippine pesos in his bank account in the Philippines, then the cheapest provider at the moment is Wise, with 440 JPY for the transfer fees and a competitive JPY-PHP conversion rate (their current rate is 1 JPY = 0.4455 PHP).
Adding the fees and exchange rate margin, the total cost with Wise is 438.98 JPY, but the total cost would be 953.83 JPY (approximately 2x more) if you selected to use WorldRemit to make the same transfer.
The recipient of your transfer doesn't have a bank account? No problem, we list several money transfer providers able to send Philippine pesos for cash pick-up in the Philippines: WorldRemit is currently the cheapest provider with competitive fees of 200 JPY and a competitive JPY-PHP conversion rate (their current exchange rate is 1 JPY = 0.4388 PHP).
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There are plenty of options when it comes to money transfers from Japan to the Philippines. The best way to send money depends on:
Sounds too complicated? Compare your options on Monito to find the best money transfer from Japan to the Philippines with just a few clicks.
A good rule of thumb: ❌ never use your bank to send money from Japan to the Philippines. Banks offer unfavorable conditions for the transaction – high and hidden exchange rate charges.
✅ Check out your options on Monito and find money operators that are less expensive than banks when it comes to transfers from Japan to the Philippines.
Yes, you can send money online from Japan to a cash-pick up location in the Philippines. It's an excellent option when a person you're sending money to, does not have a bank account or wants to receive money fast.
WorldRemit cash pick-up transfers are available to collect in 3 minutes. With WorldRemit in the Philippines, you can pick up the money from any branch of:
Banks offer convenient transfer solutions to the Philippines, but this convenience will cost you A LOT of money.
With Monito, you can find money transfer operators that offer cheaper and faster transfers from Japan to the Philippines.
Here's how to send money from Japan to the Philippines with a money transfer specialist:
Before each international money transfer, you should come and compare the costs of the different options on Monito, as they may have changed. The cheapest option is at the top, of our results but you may want to consider other criteria such as the speed of transaction or the pay-in or pay-out methods.
Of course! Banks are usually not the best way to make international money transfers. The fees can be quite low (and sometimes even zero), but beware of the poor exchange rates which banks often apply. We list as many banks as possible in our results, so do compare to find out if you’d be better off switching to another bank or a specialized money transfer company.
Yes. We only list money transfer operators or banks that are fully authorized and monitored by the regulation authorities of the countries where they operate.
Monito is not a money transfer company. We’re here to help you find the best way to send money to the Philippines.
To calculate the total cost of your transfer, we compare the exchange rate every provider applies to your transactions with the latest mid-market exchange rate data that we source from XE.