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Send Money Worldwide from Travelex Stores*

Send Money Overseas with Travelex and Western Union In-Store

If you need to send money overseas to family and friends, you’ll want to know it’s going to get there quickly and safely. When transferring money internationally, Western Union Money Transfer is an easy, fast, secure service offered in specific Travelex stores. Whether you’re sending money home to family, or a little something for a friend, transfer money worldwide through our Travelex Retail Network and Western Union!


Reliable

  • Travelex is the global leader in foreign currency
  • Travelex and Western Union have been in partnership for over 10 years

Convenient

  • No need to create an account
  • Pay with cash or EFTPOS
  • Can send and collect cash from Travelex stores
  • All currencies are available

Fast

  • Transfer is complete within minutes
  • Money available for collection within minutes**

Secure

  • Western Union has been moving money for more than 145 years
  • Photo ID and tracking number (MTCN) verification helps ensure your transaction goes to the right persona


1

Complete a short order form with ID

(passport or your Drivers License)

2

Pay

(cash or EFTPOS)

3

You’ll get a receipt with MTCN

(money transfer control number)

4

You give the MTCN to your recipient and they collect – easy!


The Western Union International Money Transfer service is available at Travelex stores in New Zealand

Store Name Address City Postcode Phone No
Travelex Clocktower Travel & Visitor Information Centre, Clocktower Building Queenstown 9300 034426606 Store Info
Travelex Riccarton Kiosk 13, 129 Riccarton Road, Riccarton Christchurch 8041 033412270 Store Info
Travelex Dunedin Inside Brooker Travel, 346 George Street, , 9016 Dunedin 9016 034771532 Store Info
Travelex Tauranga Inside House of Travel, Cnr Spring & Willow Streets Tauranga 3110 075770467 Store Info
Travelex Palmerston North Inside House of Travel, Cnr Main St and The Square [Library side] Palmerston North 4410 063507373 Store Info
Travelex Lower Hutt Inside United Travel, Gibson Sheat Centre, 1 Margaret St Lower Hutt 5045 045667264 Store Info
Travelex Lambton Quay 1, 120 Lambton Quay Wellington 6011 044728346 Store Info
Travelex Invercagill Inside House of Travel, 36-40 Kelvin Street Invercargill 9810 032145561 Store Info

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While it’s easy to transfer money to with Travelex and Western Union, we understand that sometimes you just need to speak to someone to get answers; and we are always here to help. Just give your preferred store a call and our friendly staff will be happy to help you with your international money transfer questions.
You can send up to $2,500 AUD daily with Western Union at one of our selected Travelex stores.
If you are sending a cash collection transfer from one of our selected Travelex stores, the money should be available for the recipient to pick up within minutes**.
I Need Help with my Transfer! Who can I speak to?

While it’s easy to transfer money to with Travelex and Western Union, we understand that sometimes you just need to speak to someone to get answers; and we are always here to help. Just give your preferred store a call and our friendly staff will be happy to help you with your international money transfer questions.

How Much Money can I Send Using Western Union In-Store?

You can send up to $2,500 AUD daily with Western Union at one of our selected Travelex stores.

Is Western Union Fast?

If you are sending a cash collection transfer from one of our selected Travelex stores, the money should be available for the recipient to pick up within minutes**.


*Not all Travelex stores offer Western Union money transfer. Please refer to stores listed above to see which stores provide this service.

** Subject to hours of operation and differences in time zones.

Please note: As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve stores opening hours can change. We will endeavour to keep our information update, however, please call the store before visiting to check operating hours.