International Money Transfer

Send and receive money from Tesco stores

With MoneyGram international money transfer at Tesco, you can send and collect money from Tesco stores. Send money to over 200 countries including Romania, Bulgaria, India, Ghana and Nigeria. It's fast and reliable.

When you send money:

  • You can choose to start your transfer online and then pay in storeStart your transaction
  • Use your debit card or cash to send from a Tesco store
  • If you have sent money with us before repeat transactions are easyFind out more

When they receive money:

  • Get money deposited straight into their bank account*
  • Use mobile account deposit – the money goes straight into their mobile wallet*
  • Collect cash from over 250,000 MoneyGram agent locations*

*Subject to availability in receiving country

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Collect 50 Tesco Clubcard points every time you send £50 or more

Get this offer when you send money with the MoneyGram money transfer service in Tesco stores.

All you need to do is show your Clubcard with your completed Send & Receive form at the Customer Service Desk or MoneyGram service point in store. See additional terms and conditions

At over 800 Tesco stores nationwide

Over 800 Tesco stores offer MoneyGram money transfer services. Stores are open late during the week and at weekends, so you can send or receive money from a Tesco store when it suits you (excluding public holidays).

With over 250,000 MoneyGram agent locations worldwide, the money you send can be collected easily.

Sending and receiving cash with MoneyGram

MoneyGram at Tesco Express

  • You can now start your transaction online and complete in over 125 Express stores across the UK
  • You can send up to £400 in cash and £4,999.99 using a debit card
  • If you wish to receive funds, you will need to visit another Tesco store, as this is not available currently in Express stores

For more information on any of these stores visit the Store Locator.

Amounts of less than £800

You’ll need to show a valid form of photo ID (your passport, UK driving licence or National Identity Card) before you can send or collect money.

Amounts of £800 or more

To ensure security and peace of mind when sending larger amounts, as well as showing a valid form of photo ID at the customer service desk, MoneyGram will keep a copy of your ID. You’ll only need to do this once.

To do this follow these steps:

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  • Enter your 8-digit transaction reference number, surname and email address. You’ll find the reference number on your receipt.
  • Confirm your form of ID and follow the on-screen prompts. You’ll need to take a photo of your ID. You can also upload this from your PC.
  • You’re done! You’ll receive an on-screen message from MoneyGram confirming that your ID has been uploaded successfully.

Please note, transactions will be placed on hold until this process is complete. You will need to have an email address to complete this step.

The maximum send value is £4,999 and maximum receive value is £1,000. Although these values can differ in certain countries. Foreign exchange rates may differ depending on the sending option. To get a quote or for more information visit the Customer Service Desk in store, call 0800 026 0327 or go to

Fees and rates

See the Cost estimator on the MoneyGram website for more information on the countries you can send money to and the fees you will pay.

More information is available on fees, rates and countries you can send to on our Money Transfer pages.

Repeat Transactions

If you’ve sent money to someone in-store previously and want to send money to the same person again, you don’t need to fill out a new form. All you need to do is give your name and mobile number at the customer service desk.

Collecting Clubcard points - Additional terms and conditions

Applies to every send transaction of £50 or more (including the fee).  The Clubcard must be in your name and the Clubcard points will be added to your Clubcard account.

The Tesco Clubcard Scheme is administered by:

Tesco Stores Limited, Tesco House, Shire Park, Kestrel Way, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA - who are responsible for fulfilling points.

Protect your money

MoneyGram is reliable, but it’s important that you don't fall victim to fraud or a scam.

Make sure you read the fraud warnings on the Send & Receive form or for more information, visit the MoneyGram website:

Key Product Information

Tesco Bank is a trading name of Tesco Personal Finance plc. Tesco Personal Finance plc is an agent of MoneyGram International Limited in the provision of money transfer services. MoneyGram International Limited is authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority.  MoneyGram and the Globe are marks of MoneyGram. All other marks are the property of their respective owners. © 2019 MoneyGram. The promoter of this advert is Tesco Personal Finance Plc. Registered Office: 2 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh EH12 9FQ. 

Get help with international money transfers

Need help with sending or receiving money? We've created a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) to help you.

Alternatively, to get a quote or for more information, visit the customer service desk in store or call MoneyGram on 0800 026 0327.