How to send money to Uganda from abroad directly to Mobile Money

Send Money to Uganda

Through remittances companies sending money to Uganda from abroad directly to Mobile Money Wallets, has been made easy. You can now send money to Airtel Money or MTN Mobile Money in Uganda from the UK, US or any other country abroad and the receiver can easily get the money instantly or within hours.

Are you looking for fast ways of sending Money to your family, friend or loved one directly to their Mobile Wallets? Don’t worry by the end of this article you will be in position to choose one method that is more convenient and faster for you.

Using WorldRemit

WorldRemit is a UK based remittance company founded in 2010. WorldRemit is one of the fastest and secure ways to send money to Uganda from abroad directly to Mobile money wallets. You can either send money to MTN or Airtel Uganda. The transaction to MTN Mobile Money will occur instantly and will take up to 2 hours or less to transfer to Airtel Money. 

You can send money using your computer, smartphone or their mobile app (iOS or Android) right from the comfort of your home, no need for visiting an agent and you can complete the transaction using your bank Debit/Credit Card, Bank Transfer, Poli, Interac, iDEAL, Klarna, Apple Pay, and Trustly. All you need is the little information about the receiver,  ie Full Names, Phone Number you’re sending too (Airtel or MTN) and location details. 

With WorldRemit you can send Money to over 150+ countries across the world. 

Using Useremit

Sending money to Uganda directly to Mobile Money Wallets (MTN or Airtel Uganda) has been made so easy with Useremit. You can also use useremit to send money to Kenya via M-Pesa and Rwanda.

With Useremit, sending money to Uganda is instant. They offer fast delivery of mobile money to Uganda with instant notifications to both the sender and receiver. You can send money from anywhere at any time using your computer or smartphone provided you have an internet connection, you won’t need to visit any agent and you can easily complete the transaction using your Bank Debit/Credit Card.

To send money directly to Mobile Wallet in Uganda using Useremit, is simple and easy with only three steps.

  • Start by selecting the country where you want to send money
  • Enter the recipient’s details (Phone Number)
  • Complete transaction with payment details (They only accept VISA and Mastercard)

Using MTN Homeland

With MTN Homeland, you can only send Money to MTN Mobile Money Wallets in Uganda, you can also do airtime top up. It is the fastest and safest way to send money to loved ones or families in Uganda from European Union countries or the UK  The receiver will get the money in their mobile wallet within a few minutes.

You can do it from your computer or download the mobile app (iOS or Android). If you live in one of the following countries Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, then you’re set to use MTN Homeland. To use the service, visit the link, sign up, select to send money, enter recipient details (phone number) and the money is sent quickly. 

Using Sendwave

Sendwave is one of the leading remmiters to East Africa and West Africa that was founded in 2014. I personally use this one to receive money in Uganda. You can receive money from senders in the US, Canada, the UK and the EU. Sendwave is instant, secure and offers affordable prices for sending money to Uganda.

You do everything right from your computer or download the mobile app (Both Android and iOS). You can send money directly to MTN Mobile Money or Airtel Money in Uganda, in a few simple steps.

  • Choose the country you want to send to
  • Enter recipients details (Name and phone Number) or choose the existing one
  • Enter payments details (Visa Debit/Credit Card or Mastercard)
  • Done, the receiver will get money instantly. 

Using TalkRemit

TalkRemit is a hassle-free international money transfer app and remittance platform providing a fast, secure and low-cost way to send money to Uganda and other countries across the world founded in 2016. Their services are user-friendly, reliable and you will get the best value for transfers, no matter the currency. They keep their fees low too – in fact, they are seeking to offer the lowest remittance fees on the market.

You can send money from over 17 countries across the world (The United Kingdom,Sweden,Denmark, Norway, Belgium, Germany, Ireland, France, Bulgaria, Spain, Italy, The Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria, Finland, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Malta) to Uganda directly to Mobile Money Wallet (MTN Uganda and Airtel Uganda) using their website or by downloading their Mobile App (iOS and Android). You can easily send money in 3 simple steps.

  • Choose Uganda as the country you want to send to
  • Enter the amount you want to send and click continue
  • Choose Mobile as payment option
  • Enter recipient’s details (Phone Number and Name) or you can select from the existing one.
  • Confirm payment details (Visa Debit/Credit card or Mastercard) is supported, alternatively you can also pay with Bank. Done!

TalkRemit is the fast, flexible and secure online money transfer service for the global diaspora community. With TalkRemit, you can make an instant global money transfer online or via mobile to numerous countries worldwide. Find other countries you can send to here

Are you looking for ways to send money to your loved ones, families, or friends in Uganda? I hope you found the solution now. Have you ever sent or received money directly to a mobile money wallet (MTN Mobile Money or Airtel Money) in Uganda? Kindly lets us know in the comments below the method you used. 

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