Send money to Sri Lanka from UK for less

Transferring money to Sri Lanka can be cheap and secure if you use a company that gives you a good deal. Compare these companies for lower charges on your transfers when you make them.

  • See charges and fees at a glance
  • Move your money safely and securely
  • Compare exchange rates from industry-leading companies

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Our data experts check each company before we add them to our comparisons, so you can be sure that you only see results from genuine firms.

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How to transfer money to Sri Lanka from the UK


Get a quote

Use the table below to explore and compare our best money transfer rates to find the account that’s right for you.


Open an account

Open an account with your chosen company in under five minutes by entering a few personal details, such as name and address.


Make a transfer

Enter the destination account and the amount of money you want to transfer, then let the company do the rest.

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How to find the best money transfer to Sri Lanka

Visit each company's website and get an online quote, which will tell you:

  • The exchange rate they offer to transfer your pounds into Sri Lankan rupee

  • The fees they charge for transferring your money to Sri Lanka, if any

The best deal will be from a transfer company that offers you the highest exchange rate and the cheapest fee for sending your cash abroad.

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What transfer options do you get?

Every company in this comparison lets you make single payment transfers to Sri Lanka, but some let you plan regular payment transfers over a set term.

It usually takes three to five working days for your money to arrive in your Sri Lankan account, but some companies offer a same day transfer option for an extra fee.

Do brokers charge fees?

Yes, but they are not always listed in your quote:

  • Transfer fees: This is always shown on your quote. You can also see each company's transfer fee in this comparison.

  • Commission: This is a hidden administrative cost used by transfer companies to help calculate the exchange rate they offer you.

Get as many quotes as you can to compare the cost of the transfer you want to make, including any fees.

Why choose an online company?

Choosing an online foreign exchange company to transfer your money to Sri Lanka is usually better than using your bank, because:

  • They usually offer the best exchange rates on the market

  • The rates they offer you are up to date

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Comparing money transfers could help you save money. Our award-winning money transfer comparison service makes sure you get our best exchange rate with the lowest fees. Our aim is to provide you with the most up-to-date information, as well as useful tools and calculators to help you make life's most important decisions and take control of your money.

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Last updated: 15 March, 2022