Send money to South Africa
Join 30+ million customers worldwide saving on money transfers with Revolut. Send international transfers from Australia (AUD) to South Africa (ZAR) today!
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 in South African Rand, and pick South Africa as your destination country
- 2Get transparent rates
Enjoy great exchange rates when you transfer with Revolut
- 3Send moneyEnter the recipient's details and hit Send. We'll do the rest
How much does it cost to transfer money to South Africa from Australia?
When sending money to South Africa (ZAR) from Australia (AUD), we won't charge you additional currency exchange fees on weekdays when the transfer is within your exchange allowance. We may apply a transfer fee depending on how much you send, and your plan's international transfer allowance. We'll clearly show any fees in-app before you transfer.
How long will my money transfer to South Africa from Australia take?
Transfers to other Revolut customers and card transfers usually arrive in minutes, while bank transfers to South Africa from Australia usually arrive within 3 to 5 business days. We’ll always keep you updated on the status of your transfer.
Breeze through transfers to South Africa using the Revolut app
Send the smarter way with Revolut. Transfer money to South Africa on the go, anytime. Easily check rates and fees before you send, and track your transfer directly in-app
Sending money to South Africa with great exchange rates
What you see is what you pay when you send a transfer from Australia. All our fees are clearly displayed in-app.
From your wallet to theirs, in a flash
How to make your first money transfer to South Africa
Install our Android or iOS app, then sign up
Top up your Revolut account via your card or bank account
Send a transfer
Choose to send to South African Rand and South Africa as your destination country. Add the recipient's details and tap Send
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We watch over your account to flag suspicious transactions, keep your card details safe, and ask for extra verification to protect you. Also, in accordance with the Payments Systems (Regulation) Act, your money is guaranteed by a licensed bank in Australia. 30+ million people worldwide use Revolut for all things money.
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Transfer money to South Africa FAQs
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How can I send money to South Africa?
- Download the Revolut app on your Android or iPhone and sign up for free
- Add money to your Revolut account by topping up via your card or bank account
- Choose your destination country and currency
- Enter your recipient's details. You'll usually need their full name, bank account number, and sort code. Some payment methods and destination countries may require additional information
Transfer money to South Africa from Australia at great rates
*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).