Send money to South Africa
Fast and easy, with super competitive rates across all major currencies. Join 25+ million Revolut customers and save on money transfers from Australia to South Africa
How to send money with Revolut
Send money to South Africa in 3 simple steps
- 1Start your transfer
Choose how much you want to send, and where you want to send it to
- 2Get great rates
With Revolut, you can always get great exchange rates, without complicated small print
- 3Send your money
Fill in the details of your beneficiary and that's all you need to do. We'll take care of the rest
How much does it cost to send money to South Africa from Australia?
When sending money to South Africa from Australia, we won’t charge you FX fees on weekdays, as long as your transfer is within your foreign exchange allowance* A transfer fee may apply, but this will depend on the amount you send and your plan's international transfer allowance. Check our pricing widget for more details on international transfers and fees
How long will my money transfer to South Africa from Australia take?
Bank transfers to South Africa from Australia usually arrive within 3 to 5 business days Transfers to other Revolut customers and card transfers usually arrive in minutes We’ll keep you updated on the status of your transfer
Transfer money to South Africa from Australia with great rates
Sending money with no hidden fees
What you see is what you pay when you make a money transfer from Australia, with all our fees clearly displayed in-app
From your wallet to theirs, in seconds
How to make your first money transfer to South Africa
Get the app on your Android or iPhone and sign up
Add money to your account
Add money into your Revolut account by topping up via your card or bank account
Choose your currency and South Africa as your destination country. Add your beneficiary details and tap 'Send' when you’re ready
Choose a payment option that works for you
Best ways to send money to South Africa
Low fees, great coverage
Send money via SWIFT or Cross Border transfers. The traditional way, but better
All you need is the card details to send to most countries and currencies
Send to wallet
Instant transfers to digital wallets. Coming soon!
Free and instant
Peer-to-peer payments for this route are currently unavailable
Security is embedded in all of our products
We watch over your account to flag suspicious transactions, keep your card details safe, and ask for extra verification to protect you Additionally, in accordance with the Payments Systems (Regulation) Act your money is guaranteed by a licensed bank in Australia
Send money to South Africa from Australia with Revolut
With Revolut you can exchange currencies, transfer money between countries, and hold local currencies on your multi-currency account for travel. These are just some of the reason why our customers trust us.
Global payments and beyond
Seamless money transfers to South Africa, whatever the purpose
Send money home
Transfer money online to family or friends in South Africa
Settle international bills from Australia
Paying tuition fees, managing property in South Africa? Transfer funds around the world effortlessly
Planning to move to South Africa?
Make moving home internationally less stressful with effortless payments in the local currency
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Send money to South Africa FAQs
What are the limits for online money transfers to South Africa?
Is it safe to send money online to South Africa with Revolut?
What bank details are needed to transfer money to South Africa?
How long does it take to send money online to South Africa?
How to send money to South Africa from Australia?
*A transaction will be outside of exchange market hours if it is made between Friday 5pm (New York time) and Sunday 6pm (New York time).