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The 5 best options to transfer USD to a bank account in Sri Lanka

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    Total cost

    4.78 USD
    Exchange rate 159.5500 
    (-0.01%
    Fees 4.76 USD

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Bank transfer
      2 days
    • Debit card
      (+ USD 0.45)
      Next day
    • Direct bank payment
      (+ USD 0.45)
      3-5 days
    • Credit card
      (+ USD 5.40)
      Next day
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    Total cost

    7.50 USD
    Exchange rate 155.5681 
    (-2.50%
    Fees 0 USD 9.99 USD
    Zero fees with promo code MONITO
    $20 credit with referral code FREE20

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Debit card
      Next day
    • Credit card
      Next day
    • Direct bank payment
      3-5 days
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    Total cost

    8.26 USD
    Exchange rate 157.8200 
    (-1.09%
    Fees 4.99 USD

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Debit card
      Same day
    • Direct bank payment
      Same day
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    Total cost

    10.14 USD
    Exchange rate 156.8199 
    (-1.72%
    Fees 4.99 USD

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Bank transfer
      2 days
    • Credit card
      (+ USD 1.00)
      2 days
    • Debit card
      (+ USD 1.00)
      2 days
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    Total cost

    24.40 USD
    Exchange rate 157.2185 
    (-1.47%
    Fees 20.00 USD

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Debit card
      Next day
    • Credit card
      Next day

Cash pick-up at an agent location

The 3 best options to send USD for cash pick-up at agent locations in Sri Lanka

  • See cost breakdown

    Total cost

    7.50 USD
    Exchange rate 155.5681 
    (-2.50%
    Fees 0 USD 9.99 USD
    Zero fees with promo code MONITO
    $20 credit with referral code FREE20

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Debit card
      In minutes
    • Credit card
      In minutes
    • Direct bank payment
      3-5 days
  • See cost breakdown

    Total cost

    8.26 USD
    Exchange rate 157.8200 
    (-1.09%
    Fees 4.99 USD

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Direct bank payment
      Same day
    • Debit card
      Same day
  • See cost breakdown

    Total cost

    24.40 USD
    Exchange rate 157.2185 
    (-1.47%
    Fees 20.00 USD

    Payment options

    Speed

    • Debit card
      In minutes
    • Credit card
      In minutes


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What are the best options for your transfer from the United Kingdom to Sri Lanka?

We found 8 providers available for your transfer from the United States to Sri Lanka.

If you would like the recipient of your transfer to receive in his bank account in Sri Lanka, then the most competitive provider currently is TransferWise, with competitive fees of 4.76 USD and a good USD-LKR conversion rate (their current exchange rate is 1 USD = 159.55 LKR).

In comparison, you would pay a total cost of 24.4 USD (approximately 5x as much) if you were to use MoneyGram for the very same transfer.

Two other options for your transfer to Sri Lanka are worth considering: WorldRemit and Transfast.

If the recipient of the transfer wants to receive in cash in Sri Lanka, then the most competitive option currently is WorldRemit, with zero transfer fees and a competitive USD-LKR conversion rate (current rate: 1 USD = 155.5681 LKR).

In comparison, the total cost of your transfer would be 24.4 USD if you chose to use MoneyGram for the very same transfer with cash pick-up as the pay-out option.

This recommendation was updated a few minutes ago.

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Before each international money transfer, you should come and compare the costs of the different options on Monito, as they may have changed. Once you fill out the above form and click on compare, you’ll see a list of all the options to send money between two countries. The cheapest option is at the top, 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.

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