Send money to China

Fast, cheap online money transfers to China.

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You send
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They get
Fee: 0.00 GBP (No fees on first two transfers)
Delivery time: Instant
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Instant money transfers to Alipay

Send money to China instantly via Alipay, even at weekends.

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Easy to use

You just need your recipient’s Alipay ID. No need to enter any bank details.

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Azimo is authorised and regulated by the FCA in the UK and by DNB in the EU.

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How to send money to China

  • Alipay
  1. Set up a transfer

    After registering, choose how much to send. Next, enter your recipient's full name in Pinyin and their Alipay ID. Your recipient can find their Alipay ID in their Alipay app.

  2. Pay for the transfer

    Pay by bank transfer or debit/credit card. All card payments are securely encrypted.

  3. Your transfer is on its way

    Instant delivery to your recipient's bank account. They just need to enable international remittances in the Alipay app.

  1. Set up a transfer

    After registering, choose how much to send and enter your recipient's name and bank details. The receiving account must be held in the chosen currency (EUR, GBP, USD).

  2. Pay for the transfer

    Pay by bank transfer or debit/credit card. All card payments are securely encrypted.

  3. Money delivered

    Track your transfer in the app and receive email updates.

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You send5,000.00
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Joseph WillsonAlipay
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Transfer completedAyo Adebayo | 5,000.00 CNY
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What is the fastest way to send money to China?

The fastest way to send money to China is via Azimo with Alipay. Just choose how much to send, enter their name and Alipay details, and then pay. Your money transfer to China will be delivered instantly.

You can also send money to China in USD and EUR via SWIFT.
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What is the best way to send money to China?

The Azimo app is the best way to send money to China. Currency alerts tell you the best time to send money. Email and push notifications tell you when your money transfer will be delivered. Enjoy the best exchange rates, low fees and two fee-free transfers.

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Frequently asked questions

How do I send money online?

You can send money with Azimo in four simple steps:
  1. Create an account
  2. Choose a country, delivery method and enter your recipient's details.
  3. Choose an amount and pay securely via bank transfer or debit/credit card
  4. Check all transfer details and confirm payment.
You can send money through the Azimo website or download our award-winning app via the App Store, Google Play or App Gallery.

What is the fastest way to send money abroad?

Alipay transfers are instant. Once you’ve set up your transfer and completed the payment, your money will be delivered to the recipient’s account immediately.

Keep in mind that things like bank holidays or time differences can cause delays. That said, Azimo is much faster than most banks and money transfer shops. Plus, we keep you updated every step of the way.
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How does Alipay work?

To send money with Alipay, you’ll need your recipient’s name and their Alipay ID (11 digits). Once your payment is complete, the recipient will receive the money instantly in one of two ways:

Alipay wallet:
The money will be delivered to an Alipay e-wallet, which your recipient can then use to make payments.
Bank transfer:
The money will be delivered to an Alipay e-wallet and sent to a linked bank account.

Please note, your recipient’s wallet must be linked to a bank account and international transfers must be enabled, otherwise Alipay will not be able to process your payment.

You’ll find instructions on how to link Alipay to a bank account here.

How much are money transfer fees?

The first two Azimo transfers are fee-free. After that, the exact amount will vary based on:
  • Where you are sending money to and from.
  • The amount that you want to send.

But no matter what, we'll always offer you the lowest rates - in most cases up to 75% lower than other transfer companies and banks!

How do I pay for my transfer?

Payment methods include:
  • Debit or credit card (Azimo card limit is 12,000 GBP/13,500 EUR)
  • Bank transfer via online banking (not available if you’re sending from Poland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden or Australia)
  • SOFORT if you’re sending from Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy or Netherlands
  • Interac e-Transfer if you’re sending from Canada (not currently available to senders in Quebec)

How does Azimo protect my money?

As a regulated company, Azimo follows a strict set of rules set by financial institutions in the UK, EU, Australia and Canada.

Plus, we use anti-fraud and encryption technology to keep your account – and your money – secure. That includes an extra layer of security and technology to detect and monitor any unusual activity.

To find out more, read our FAQs.

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