Send Money to Egypt

Egypt: home of impressive pyramids. OFX: home of impressive exchange rates.

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How to Send Money to Egypt

  1. Gather the relevant banking information, including the name on the recipient’s bank account, the account number, the bank name, the BSB/Routing number, and the SWIFT code.
  2. Create a free online account with OFX, or login to get a live quote for your money transfer.
  3. Enter your details and those of your recipient.
  4. Choose ‘finalise transaction’ to process your payment.

It’s easy and affordable to send money to Egypt using OFX. Even if you’re not ready to transfer funds today, you can sign up now, so your account is active and ready when a great exchange rate comes up.

When sending money to Egypt, keep in mind that different tax regulations may apply to sending large sums of money overseas depending on many factors including:

  • how the money is going to be used
  • how much you are sending
  • the source of the funds
  • if the money has been taxed elsewhere

For example, supporting family members by paying for living expenses is usually considered different from sending large sums of money abroad as a gift. See our Guide to Sending Money to Family Abroad for more details.

How to send money to Egypt at a great exchange rate

When looking at exchange rates, it’s important to know that the value of the Egyptian pound (EGP) is affected by a flexible exchange rate regime. This means that market forces determine the EGP’s exchange rate. If you want to read up on the factors that influence the value of other currencies, head over to the Exchange Rates section of our site.

Egypt Money Transfers – FAQ

Wondering how to send money to Egypt? We've got the smart, secure way to exchange your Aussie dollars for pounds. Headquartered in Sydney, with offices around the world, we provide 24-hour access to our highly skilled transfer team.

Is there any limit on how much money I can send to Egypt?

No. OFX works well for both businesses and individuals.

Can I send money from an Egyptian bank account to Australia?

Sure. If you live in Egypt, you’ll want to complete your registration with our UK branch. If you live in Australia, register now to send money to Egypt with your Australian bank account.

Does OFX transfer money to all Egyptian banks?

OFX can transfer funds to any bank in Egypt, including, but not limited to:

  • Ahli United Bank
  • Blom Bank – Egypt
  • Bank of Alexandria
  • Cairo Bank
  • Misr Bank

The OFX-factor:

You can reach our dedicated customer service agents 24/7 (including weekends and most holidays). When others are closed, we’re open. Need a quote? Need it ASAP? Need to talk to someone about your mother? We’re here for you.

When you use OFX, you’ll get fast, efficient service, and we’ll keep you informed of where your money is along the way. For all your overseas payments, OFX is simply smarter.

How can OFX help you manage AUD/EGP exchange rate swings?

Check out our risk management strategies and stay in control of your money.