Nigeria
Nigeria

Naira Cashback Incentive: Your recipient will receive an additional 5 NGN from the Central Bank of Nigeria for every 1 USD you send. Learn more here.

Instant, safe, and secure USD transfers to Nigeria

  • New customer offer: get $1 CAD = $0.78 and an extra $5.00 when you send $100 or more
  • 💰 Send for bank deposit at GTBank and Polaris Bank, or for cash pickup at GTBank, Polaris Bank, and Fidelity Bank
  • ✅ Track your transfer every step of the way with the app
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New customers only. Requires first transfer of $100 or more. Limited time offer. One per customer. See Terms and Conditions for details.

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Where to send money in Nigeria from Canada

Safely send money online to one of our partners

GT Bank
Polaris Bank
Nigeria Open Network

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How to send US dollars to Nigeria

Bank Deposit
Select bank deposit and money is delivered directly into your recipient's bank account. We're currently offering bank deposit delivery to GT Bank and Polaris Bank in U.S. dollars*.

*If your recipient doesn't have a bank account in USD, they can ask their bank how to set one up.

Cash Pickup
Choose cash pickup and your recipient can collect US Dollars at any branch of GT Bank, Polaris Bank and Fidelity Bank. Keep in mind that there could be a shortage of US Dollars due to increased demand.

Peace of mind
Send within minutes from your phone. Status updates for you and your recipient.
Save on fees
Send US Dollars for as low as $4.99 for transfers in minutes. See our fees here.
On time
Every transfer carries a delivery promise. We deliver your transfer on time or your money back.

Send 24/7 with the Remitly app

  • 1
    Send money on the go by downloading our app on the App Store or Google Play.
  • 2
    Track your transfer every step of the way.
  • 3
    Repeat future transfers with a couple of clicks.
  • 4
    Get 24/7 customer support, whenever and wherever you need it.

Everything you need to know about sending money with Remitly

showHow much does Remitly cost?
We're committed to providing you with great exchange rates and low fees every single day.
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showWhat currency can I send to Nigeria?
Your transfer can be delivered in US dollars (USD) as a bank deposit, or your recipient can pick up cash in person. If you're sending a bank deposit, make sure your recipient has a domiciliary account that can receive deposits in US dollars.
Find out more on sending to Nigeria
showWhat delivery options are available?
You can send your transfer as a bank deposit, or your recipient can pick up cash in person.
Find out which banks and cash pickup locations we support
showHow does Remitly work?
Remitly is a digital remittance service on a mission to make the money transfer process faster, affordable, and more transparent. Because we're a digital service without any physical locations, we're able to keep our costs low and pass those savings on to you.
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showHow much can I send?
Once you create an account, check out our handy step-by-step guide to sending your first transfer.
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Send money in 3 easy steps

Enter amount

Choose your sending amount and delivery speed

Choose recipient

Select who you are sending to

Send money

Enter payment details and hit send