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What is Skrill Money Transfer?
Skrill Money Transfer is an easy, safe and fast way of sending money to a bank account overseas. You can make a transfer from your laptop or using the Skrill mobile app after completing a quick registration process.
Go to our how to send money page to learn more about how it works.
How can I send money internationally?
Skrill Money Transfer lets you send money abroad to a number of countries – and this list just keeps growing.
To send money internationally, you need to complete the following steps:
- In the calculator, select the country you are sending from and where you are sending money to.
- Enter the value of money you want to send and select the currency.
- Select your preferred payment method and continue.
- Confirm who you are sending money to (yourself or to someone else) and enter the recipient’s details.
- Review the summary of your transaction and click on CONFIRM.
- Complete your payment details and click Send.
Once you complete your international money transfer, a detailed summary will be sent to your registered email. A history of all your money transfers will also be available under the My Transfers section of your account.
How can I pay for my transfer?
You can choose from multiple payment methods to pay for your money transfer. Depending on your country of residence, the following payment methods will be available – debit or credit card, manual bank transfer, Klarna or Paysafecash.
Can I send money online in a different currency?
Yes, you can send money online in more than 40 different currencies with Skrill. Select the currency you are sending money in to see which currencies are available.
Does Skrill Money Transfer apply any foreign exchange fees?
Depending on your country and the payment method you’re using, Skrill Money Transfer does not charge any transfer fees but may make money on the exchange of currencies. You can see the exchange rate applied to your transaction by selecting a value and the currencies you are converting.
Please note that our exchange rates change on a daily basis and you can set up a rate alert to notify you about a rate change. Go to our fees page to learn more about our send money rates.
Can I transfer my money to a bank?
Yes, Skrill Money Transfer lets you send money to a bank account abroad. We are constantly expanding our payout choices and depending on the recipient’s country, you can direct your transfer to a bank account, Visa® card, Mastercard® or mobile wallet.
What currency does the money arrive in?
We pay out transfers in a variety of local currencies – the money will arrive in the currency you select when you start your transaction.
When will the money arrive in my recipient’s account?
After receiving your funds, we aim to deliver your money within 24 – 72 hours. Exact timings will depend on the country your money is going to, the payment method you used, and the day of the week you are sending money.
You will be notified of a delivery time after completing your transaction.
What are the fees for using Skrill Money Transfer?
We don’t charge any money transfer fees when you pay for your transaction by bank transfer. For full, up-to-date details on our fees please check our pricing page.
Will Skrill transfer money over the weekend?
The Skrill Money Transfer service is available throughout the week, including on weekends. Send money abroad 24/7, any day of the week.
Does Skrill transfer money instantly?
When using Skrill Money Transfer, delivery times can vary from a few minutes to up to two working days. The exact timeframe will depend on the country you are sending from, where your money is arriving, and the payout methods available there.
If you need to transfer money instantly, you can send money directly to another Skrill account instead. Simply select the ‘Skrill to Skrill’ send money option when logged in to your Skrill account.
Is Skrill Money Transfer safe?
Skrill Money Transfer is a service provided by Paysafe Payment Solutions Limited and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. All transactions are encrypted to the highest industry standards and we take extra measures to protect our customers and their funds by applying additional compliance checks and verification procedures. Your account login, personal details and transaction details are secured using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology with high security 128-bit encryption, certified by VeriSign.
Can I cancel my transfer?
Transfers can’t be cancelled once we have received your payment and sent it to your chosen destination.
What is the Skrill Money Transfer refer a friend programme and how can I take part?
You can earn rewards by referring your friends to Skrill Money Transfer. Every time you refer a friend, they get £10 off their first transfer and you get £10 off your next transfer. You can invite up to 50 friends.
To start, send your friend a referral link or code. You can share this via email or on different social media channels. You can share a referral link or code:
- after a successful transaction
- via the Refer a Friend section of your Skrill Money Transfer account
Your friend needs to register through the referral link or enter the referral code during their first Skrill Money Transfer transaction. If your friend uses a referral code, they can enter it by clicking on the ‘Got a referral code?’ link during their first transaction.
Once your friend completes a successful international money transfer for the minimum or equivalent transaction amount, both of you will get your referral credit.
For more information, go to the Skrill Money Transfer refer a friend terms and conditions.
What is the Skrill Money Transfer verification process?
The Skrill Money Transfer verification is a security step that aims to keep your money safe and protect you from identity theft. Verifying your identity is quick and easy.
When you reach a certain transaction limit, you will be notified on-screen, and we will ask you to upload:
- a copy of your ID document;
- a proof of address document
- If you hit your limit while making a Skrill Money Transfer transaction, you will need to verify your identity for your transaction to be processed
- If you do not complete the verification within four days, the transaction will be canceled
Ready to see a step-by-step guide of how to transfer money to a bank account with Skrill? Head to our how to send money page.