Send Money To Zambia

Updated on September 13, 2020
Personal
Business
From
United States Flag
United States
USD
To
Zambia Flag
Zambia
ZMW
1 USD equals
19.956 ZMW
09/13/2020 5:19 PM UTC
 
How much to transfer?
$1-1k
$1k-10k
$10k +
Provider
Features
Fees
Score
Speed
Transfer Now
WorldRemit Logo
  • Check Icon
    Bank account transfers and cash transfers
  • Check Icon
    Mobile airtime and mobile wallets top up
  • Check Icon
    Home delivery of transferred funds
  • Check Icon
    Multicurrency WorldRemit Wallet
  • Check Icon
    Multilingual website
$
$
$

medium

Fees
63
Speed Icon

fast

1-2 days

Less Information
+

Transfer Options

  • Bank Transfer
  • Debit / Credit card
  • Google / Apply Pay
  • POLi (Australia)

Features

  • Check Icon
    Bank account transfers and cash transfers
  • Check Icon
    Mobile airtime and mobile wallets top up
  • Check Icon
    Home delivery of transferred funds
  • Check Icon
    Multicurrency WorldRemit Wallet
  • Check Icon
    Multilingual website

Support

  • Phone
Support
Phone Icon
Phone
$
$
$

medium

Fees
Speed Icon

fast

1-2 days

Best For

  • Circle Check Icon
    Transfers to cash pickup locations
  • Circle Check Icon
    Transparent rates and fees
  • Circle Check Icon
    Low minimum transfer amount
  • Circle Check Icon
    No hedging tools
  • Circle Check Icon
    No scheduled transfers

Payoneer Logo
    $
    $
    $

    high

    Fees
    71
    Speed Icon

    medium

    2-3 days

    Less Information
    +

    Transfer Options

    • Bank transfer
    • Debit card
    • Credit card
    • Bank debit

    Features

      Support

      • Phone
      Support
      Phone Icon
      Phone
      $
      $
      $

      high

      Fees
      Speed Icon

      medium

      2-3 days

      Best For


      TransferWise Logo
      • Check Icon
        Transparent fee structure
      • Check Icon
        Send money to email addresses
      • Check Icon
        Multicurrency account with debit card
      • Check Icon
        Multilingual website & app
      $
      $
      $

      low

      Fees
      75
      Speed Icon

      fast

      1-2 days

      Less Information
      +

      Transfer Options

      • Bank Transfer
      • Credit Card
      • Debit Card
      • Country specific alternatives

      Features

      • Check Icon
        Transparent fee structure
      • Check Icon
        Send money to email addresses
      • Check Icon
        Multicurrency account with debit card
      • Check Icon
        Multilingual website & app

      Support

      • Phone
      Support
      Phone Icon
      Phone
      $
      $
      $

      low

      Fees
      Speed Icon

      fast

      1-2 days

      Best For

      • Circle Check Icon
        User friendly mobile app
      • Circle Check Icon
        Multi-currency account
      • Circle Check Icon
        Travel debit card
      • Circle Check Icon
        No scheduled transfers
      • Circle Check Icon
        No dedicated account manager

      How to send money to Zambia

      How To Step Icon
      Step 1
      Making a selection, registering
      Making a selection, registering
      The first thing you need to do when you want to send money to Zambia is make a shortlist of the leading service providers.
      Next, run a side-by-side comparison and select one that you feel works best for you.
      Register as an individual or a business.
      Signing up usually requires that you provide your name, contact details, and details from a valid ID document.
      How To Step Icon
      Step 2
      Checking exchange rates, getting the transfer started
      Checking exchange rates, getting the transfer started
      Find out if it is a favorable time to send money to Zambia by looking for any major volatility that the ZMW exchange rate might have experienced lately.
      Begin the transfer process by telling your service provider how much money you wish to transfer and asking for a rate quote. If the rate is acceptable, lock it by accepting the quote.
      Get an indication of the estimated turnaround time.
      Provide the recipient's Zambian bank account details.
      How To Step Icon
      Step 3
      Making the payment, tracking the transfer's progress
      Making the payment, tracking the transfer's progress
      You might get to pay for your transfer in different ways, depending on the company with which you register.
      The process of transferring money to Zambia takes place only after your payment reaches your service provider. The money gets to the recipient's bank account within a specified time period.
      You may find updates about your transfer's progress on your service provider's website. You might also receive timely notifications via email or text messages.

      Convert USD to ZMW

      Check out the historical exchange rates for the last thirty days. Learn how much you can save by using a global money transfer company instead of the big banks.
      USD
      ZMW
      Sending money online through specialist money transfer companies.

      Expect to receive between K1975.67 and K1987.64 when sending money from USD to ZMW at today's exchange rate.

      Compare that to sending money overseas through retail banks. Expect to receive approximately K1895.84, not including additional banking fees. That is an average saving of K85.81.
      Currency exchange rate in the last 30 days

      Need more information?

      Read useful guides on international remittance and more detailed reviews on the best money transfer services.

      Money Transfer Guides

      How to Send Money from PayPal to TransferWise
      September 7, 2020

      Below, you will find a guide on how to send money from PayPal to the TransferWise Borderless Account. You will …

      Save Money Transferring Funds In or Out of International Escrow
      September 7, 2020
      Problem Definition

      You are selling something through an international Escrow service and the option to send to your country is through …

      What Is the Difference Between IBAN and SWIFT?
      September 7, 2020

      Banks and other financial institutions make use of different kinds of identification numbers for a variety of reasons. Your bank …

      How Do Wire Transfers Work?
      September 7, 2020

      Wire transfers refer to electronic transfer of funds between two entities that may or may not be banks. These transfers …

      Neobanks Explained
      September 7, 2020

      While neobanks have been around since early 2010s, they have come into the forefront during the latter half of the …

      All You Need to Know About Peer-to-Peer Money Transfers
      September 7, 2020
      What is a peer-to-peer money transfer?

      A peer-to-peer money transfer, also referred to as a peer-to-peer transaction, a P2P transfer, or …