Send money to Austria

What is the best Euro exchange rate today?

Send money internationally to Austria (EUR) using the mid-market exchange rate.
Check and compare the rates from the major money transfer providers.

The true cost of sending USD to EUR

How much does it cost to send money to Austria?

  • International money transfers shouldn't be expensive.
  • Make sure your provider doesn't add hidden fees or bad exchange rates to your money transfer.
  • You should choose a provider that uses the mid-market exchange rate to convert your money.

What are the payments methods to send money to Austria?

The available payment methods for your international transfer may vary. Most of the times these should be:

  • Debit Card.
  • Credit Card.
  • Bank Transfer.

How long does it take to send money to Austria?

How long does an international transfer take? It mostly depends on:

  • Countries you send from and to.
  • Public holidays or weekends.
  • Payment methods.
  • Potential security checks.

How to arrange a bank transfer online?

  • Log into your bank's online banking service – you may need to verify your identity for security
  • Navigate to the payment option which may be under 'bank to bank transfers' or 'personal payments' for example
  • Follow the prompts to enter your recipient's details including their name, the bank name and account number. You'll also usually need a routing number, SWIFT code, sort code or similar, to help guide the payment to the right account
  • Add the payment amount and double check all details
  • Confirm the transfer, and your money is on its way

Send money to Austria - FAQs

EU figures show Austria has relatively high levels of money flowing in and out through remittances, thanks to incoming immigrants and cross border workers. In fact, over 1 billion EUR flows into Austria annually from Switzerland and Liechtenstein alone. If you need an international payment to Austria or from Austria, read on.

How to send money to Austria - easy steps:

  • Choose your payment provider, researching to find the best deal
  • Gather the documents and information needed to process the payment
  • Arrange your payment online, using an app - or by visiting a branch of your chosen bank or provider
  • Pay and track your transfer

What information would you need to send money to Austria?

  • Recipient's name and contact details
  • Recipient's bank account number, IBAN and SWIFT/BIC code
  • Reason of the transfer

What are the best ways to send money to Austria?

Although it might seem natural to use your bank to send an international payment, the fees and exchange rates used can make this a costly option. 

Take a look at some other specialist service providers for comparison - including remittance companies working through local agents, and modern online providers. Online options can be convenient, and often keep costs low for customers by using smart new technology, and avoiding brick and mortar outlets.

What is the best money transfer exchange rate to Austria?

You can find the mid-market rate for your currency pairing with a simple Google search. Compare this to the rates offered by your bank, and with a selection of specialist providers, like Wise

It's common to find a markup added to the mid-market rate, which can make a transfer more expensive than you expect. Look for a service which offers mid-market exchange rates for the best deal.

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