Set up a payment to Japan
Add a new recipient, or select an existing one, and enter how much you wish to transfer to Japan.
We'll make your payment
We'll exchange your pounds to yen and deliver your payment, on time, with no hassle.
Common questions about sending money to Japan
How long will a payment to Japan take?
Sending money to Japan is quick and easy, with payments arriving in 1-2 working days via moneycorp. Whether you make your payment online or over the phone, we’ll have your money on its way in no time with a great exchange rate.
How much does it cost to send money to Japan?
We don’t charge any international transfer fees when you make an online payment to a Japanese bank account. This allows you to enjoy a great rate without worrying about any additional costs.
What information do I need for a bank transfer to Japan?
In order to make a payment to a Japanese bank account, you will need to provide the following details:
- Full name of account holder
- Account number
- Zengin code
- BIC / SWIFT code
For more information on these banking details, read our guide on BIC / SWIFT codes.
What is a Zengin code?
A Zengin code is also known as a Japanese branch code and denotes the specific branch that the bank account belongs to. By providing this piece of information when making a payment to Japan, it helps us to identify the account and ensure your money gets to where it needs to be.
Every bank account in Japan has a Zengin code, which is made up of 4 digits that represent the bank, with 3 additional digits to identify the branch.
How much money can I transfer to Japan?
There are no limits on the size of payment you can make to Japan, which means we can help you no matter how small or large your transfer. Our service caters for both businesses and individuals, ensuring we get the most out of your money regardless of the reason for transfer.
Can I send money to all banks in Japan through my Moneycorp account?
We can help you make payments to a wide range of popular Japanese banks, not limited to:
- Mizuho Bank
- Credit Suisse Japan
- Barclays Japan
- Deutsche Bank Japan
If you can’t see the bank you need on the list, it’s not necessarily the case that we’re unable to make the payment for you. Speak with our team of specialists to find out more.