ING international money transfers

ING's international money transfer service is no longer available – find out what that means for you here.

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As of July 2019, ING no longer offers international transfers from any of its accounts. If you're an ING customer and you want to send money overseas, you can only do so by using a third-party transfer service.

Keep reading for full details of what happened to ING's international transfer service and what you need to do to make an overseas payment.

ING international transfers no longer available

ING previously allowed customers to send money overseas via a partnership with OFX.

However, as of July 2019, this service has been discontinued. As a result, ING does not offer international transfers from any of its accounts.

What does this mean for me?

If you're an ING customer and you want to make an overseas payment, you can't send an international transfer directly from your ING account. Instead, you'll need to use a third-party money transfer service to complete your transaction.

There are dozens of companies that specialise in fast and secure international money transfers, so make sure you compare transfer providers and shop around for the best deal.

Looking for an international money transfer service?

Enter the details of your transaction into the calculator below to compare the exchange rates, fees and transfer speeds offered by a range of leading money transfer services.

Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description CTA Details
AUD 1 2 days AUD 9.00 0.662 USD
6,616
Transfer to over 99 countries via online banking, phone banking or through an ANZ bank branch. Go to site Show details
AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.681 USD
6,809
TorFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate. Conditions apply.
Send money overseas in 30+ currencies with competitive rates for transfer amounts over $2,000.
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AUD 3,000 1 day GBP 20.00 0.681 USD
6,799
Global Reach will match any competitor's exchange rates. Conditions apply.
No transfer fee when transferring more than £10,000 or equivalent. Send money in over 130 currencies. No maximum transfer amount.
Go to site Show details
AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.681 USD
6,809
Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
Send 60+ currencies at competitive rates and no fees. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.
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AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.681 USD
6,809
SendFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate. T&Cs apply.
Fee-free transfers in 30+ currencies to over 200 countries.
Go to site Show details
AUD 250 1 - 2 days AUD 0.00 0.681 USD
6,809
$0 transfer fees for Finder customers.
No-maximum limit transfers with competitive exchange rates for 100+ currencies. No transfer fee over AUD$10,000.
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AUD 2,000 1 day AUD 0.00 0.681 USD
6,809
BFX can help you send fee-free transfers to 30+ currencies. Go to site Show details
AUD 5 1 - 2 days EUR 3.00 0.677 USD
6,766
Special offer: Pay zero fees on your first 5 transfers.
Get bank-beating exchange rates and fast transfer times on 15+ popular currencies.
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AUD 1 Within an hour AUD 3.99 0.675 USD
6,751
An online money transfer service with cash pickup, bank account to bank account and airtime transfers available. Go to site Show details
AUD 200 1 day AUD 0.00 0.678 USD
6,781
Low minimum transfer amount of just AU$200, with no set-up fees or transfer fees. Go to site Show details

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Exchange rates are based on data sourced from each service, but change often. Confirm the total cost with the provider before transferring money.

What is ING?

ING has held an Australian banking licence since 1994 and offers a wide range of banking products and services to personal and business customers. It provides transaction and savings accounts, credit cards, personal loans, home loans, insurance and superannuation.

Headquartered in Sydney, ING is part of ING Group, a Dutch multinational banking corporation. Based in Amsterdam, the group boasts more than 38 million customers in over 40 countries around the world.

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    RachelleOctober 17, 2018

    Travelling to America, what are the fees if I am going to use the ING card there? I can’t seem to find a exchange rate.

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      JeniOctober 22, 2018Staff

      Hi Rachelle,

      Thank you for getting in touch with finder.

      If your ING card is linked to an ING Orange Everyday Account, when you use that in the US you are charged $2.50 as the overseas ATM withdrawal fee and 2.5% of your transaction value as the overseas Eftpos fee. However, ING will waive those charges if you deposit $1,000 and make 5+ card purchases a month. The exchange rate is not posted as it varies on the date and time of your overseas transaction.

      I hope this helps.

      Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any other enquiries.

      Thank you and have a wonderful day!

      Cheers,
      Jeni

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    johnNovember 9, 2017

    Hi, I would like to have an account so I can easily send money to Thailand. I want to know how long it would take and if there are any fees. How do I set that up?

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      JonathanNovember 9, 2017

      Hi John,

      Thank you for your inquiry.

      The process flow is usually like this:

      1. Register for free on their website and log in.
      2. Then you can get quotes, add beneficiary (person or company) details and book deals (a deal is a term used for the purchase of your international currency).
      3. After you submit your details, an ING DIRECT Representative will call to discuss your transfer(s), make sure the system is set up correctly for your needs and answer any questions you may have about the service and process.

      They do not charge transaction fees except for transactions under AUD$10,000 (or foreign currency equivalent) per recipient. Please note, for all transactions under this threshold made, a fee of AUD$15 (or foreign currency equivalent) is applied. If a transaction fee is payable, it will be added to the total amount you are required to settle. Additional Third Party Transaction Fees may be applicable also.

      You can refer to the Product Disclosure Statement of their site for more details. Alternatively, you may speak to one of their consultants.

      Hope this helps.

      Cheers,
      Jonathan

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    ChristineNovember 20, 2016

    Hi I wish to transfer money regularly from my ING account to a bank in Thailand as I am living here at the moment. Approximately the cost of transferring AUD5,000 at a time please

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      ShirleyNovember 21, 2016Staff

      Hi Christina,

      Thanks for your question.

      Unfortunately we’re unable to comment on the cost of the exchange rate, but for transfers under AUD $10,000 there is a $15 transaction fee.

      I hope this helps,
      Shirley

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