Money transfers between Ukraine and Russia

Money transfers by Ukrposhta is a legal and secure way of transferring money between Russia and Ukraine. Money can be sent to any postal office in each country or transferred to a bank account.

Advantages of postal transfers

  • The security and reliability of the operation are guaranteed by the signed agreement between Ukrposhta and Post of Russia.
  • Comfortable departure and receipt: the sender does not need to open a bank account, and the recipient receives money in cash without paying any additional fees at any post office.
  • Affordable rates, the sum of the commission depends on the remittance amount.

Maximum sum and currency of transfers

From Ukraine to Russia From Russia to Ukraine

Equivalent of 2000 USD.

The total sum of transfers from one sender should not exceed 399 999 UAH per day.

Equivalent of 3000 USD.

The total sum of transfers to one sender should not exceed 399 999 UAH per day.

The currency of the transfer is the national currency of the country of receipt or the US dollar (in Ukraine, the remittance amount should not include a small fraction (cents)).Money transfers in USD can be sent or received in 285 postal offices of Ukrposhta..

Rules for sending/receiving a transfer

To send a regular postal order:
  1. Visit Ukrposhta office.
    • To send a transfer of up to UAH 30,000 (in the equivalent in accordance with the official exchange rate of hryvnia to foreign currencies, established by the National Bank of Ukraine on the date of transaction), you need to provide the original identity document, or provide copies of e-passport / foreign e-passport with the application Diia (in case of sending an international postal transfer in an automated branch of Ukrposhta).
    • To send a transfer from UAH 30,000 to UAH 400,000 (in the equivalent in accordance with the official exchange rate of hryvnia to foreign currencies, established by the National Bank of Ukraine on the date of transaction), you need to provide the original identity document, or submit the copies of e-passport / foreign e-passport with the application Diia (in case of sending an international postal transfer in an automated branch of Ukrposhta) and the original of registration number of taxpayer’s record card or a page of Ukrainian passport with a mark of refusal to accept the registration number of taxpayer’s record card. To fill in the customer questionnaire provided by the employee of Ukrposhta.
  2. Fill in the postal order form (when making an international postal transfer in a non-automated Ukrposhta department) or provide the operator with the following information:
    • Full name of the sender and recipient of the transfer.
    • The exact postal address (country, region, city, district, street, house, index) of the sender and recipient of the transfer.
    • remittance amount.
  3. Hand over the necessary documents to the operator, sign the filled postal order form and give money for transferring.
To transfer money to a bank account

Visit Ukrposhta office and provide the operator with the following information:

  • Postal index;
  • Name of the bank;
  • Name of the recipient;
  • TIN;
  • BIC;
  • RRC (not necessary);
  • bank account;
  • correspondent account.
  • payment name (not necessary).

Important!

  • To send a transfer of up to UAH 30,000 (in the equivalent in accordance with the official exchange rate of hryvnia to foreign currencies, established by the National Bank of Ukraine on the date of transaction), you need to provide the original identity document, or provide copies of e-passport / foreign e-passport with the application Diia (in case of sending an international postal transfer in an automated branch of Ukrposhta).
  • To send a transfer from UAH 30,000 to UAH 400,000 (in the equivalent in accordance with the official exchange rate of hryvnia to foreign currencies, established by the National Bank of Ukraine on the date of transaction), you need to provide the original identity document, or submit the copies of e-passport / foreign e-passport with the application Diia (in case of sending an international postal transfer in an automated branch of Ukrposhta) and the original of registration number of taxpayer’s record card or a page of Ukrainian passport with a mark of refusal to accept the registration number of taxpayer’s record card. To fill in the customer questionnaire provided by the employee of Ukrposhta.
To receive a transfer:

Visit Ukrposhta office.

  • To receive a transfer of up to UAH 30,000 (in the equivalent in accordance with the official exchange rate of hryvnia to foreign currencies, established by the National Bank of Ukraine on the date of transaction), you need to provide the original identity document, or provide copies of e-passport / foreign e-passport with the application Diia (in case of receiving an international postal transfer in an automated branch of Ukrposhta).
  • To receive a transfer from UAH 30,000 to UAH 400,000 (in the equivalent in accordance with the official exchange rate of hryvnia to foreign currencies, established by the National Bank of Ukraine on the date of transaction), you need to provide the original identity document, or submit the copies of e-passport / foreign e-passport with the application Diia (in case of receiving an international postal transfer in an automated branch of Ukrposhta) and the original of registration number of taxpayer’s record card or a page of Ukrainian passport with a mark of refusal to accept the registration number of taxpayer’s record card. To fill in the customer questionnaire provided by the employee of Ukrposhta.

Tariffs for money transfers from Ukraine to Russia

Remittance amount, UAH Commission, % of the remittance amount
Up to 500 UAH 6% of the remittance amount
From 500 to 1000 UAH 5% of the remittance amount
From 1000 to 2000 UAH 4% of the remittance amount
More than 2000 UAH 2% of the remittance amount

Minimum sum of transfer is 1 USD.

For tariffs for sending transfers from Russia to Ukraine, see the link.

Terms of money transfers

  • Transfer will be sent within 1-14 business days. You can receive funds at any post office in each country.

More information you can get in the contact center of Ukrposhta

For calls from the territory of Ukraine 0 800 300 545 (free of charge in the territory of Ukraine).

Ready to send a transfer?