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Send Money Online

Card members can send money abroad using our convenient and secure online payment service.

You’ll need to hold an eligible American Express Card1 We charge just £10 per transaction – so you don’t have to worry about hidden fees, whatever amount you transfer.

Earn Avios when you transfer money overseas*

Exclusive to British Airways American Express® Cardmembers who have an FX International Payments Account, our secure online International Payments service now rewards eligible international money transfers with Avios. (*Terms apply)

Sending Money Abroad

Key Features Key Features:

  • Currency exchange rates are displayed in real-time, so you can check them online and confirm your payment when your chosen currency reaches the rate you want
  • Send money overseas directly from your debit card. So there are no complications – it’s just a simple transaction.
  • We’ll confirm your transaction by email – to you and to your beneficiary.

Rewards Rewards

If you earn Membership Rewards®, cashback, or Avios on your Card, you’ll collect rewards on eligible transactions, however you pay.3

Sales and customer support representatives are available from Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm

0800 085 3456

If calling from outside the UK, please call
+44 1273 576880
charges may apply depending on phone service provider

Online Money Transfer at a glance

Setup / maintenance fees
Transfer times within the EEA
Euro payments – typically 2 business days or less;4
Other currencies – typically 2-4 business days4
Payment method
Bank transfer, Debit Card, Credit Card
Transaction Fees
£10 per Foreign Currency Payment
Online payment history, transaction status, currency type and more
Over 60 currencies
Customer service
By phone – Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm

Get Started

Open an Account to Send Money Online

1. Open an account

Complete the online application
You’ll need:

  1. An eligible American Express Card1
  2. Your driving licence or passport number
  3. Your address details for the past three years
Process your International Online Money Transfer

2. Use the service

Once your application is approved, we’ll email your login details. Just follow the instructions in the email to activate your account, and enjoy access to international money transfers.

Enjoy American Express Rewards on Money Transfers

3. Enjoy the rewards

If you earn Membership Rewards®, cashback, or Avios on your Card, you’ll collect rewards on eligible transactions, however you pay.3

Are you a business looking to pay an overseas supplier? We also offer an international payments services for businesses.

Find out more

American Express Membership Rewards

American Express Rewards for Money Transfers

To earn Membership Reward points, cashback or Avios, you must be enrolled in the respective rewards programmes and hold an eligible card. You'll earn one Membership Rewards point or Avios for virtually every full £10 you transfer. If you hold an eligible Cashback Card, you will earn £1 cashback for virtually every full £1,000 you transfer. Points can be redeemed for travel, shopping, dining and entertainment rewards.3

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