ING international money transfers

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

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.

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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.

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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.

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GBP 0 1 - 2 days AUD 3.99 10909.018 IDR
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AUD 1 1 day AUD 1.00 10963.827 IDR
Pay no fees on your first two transfers, up to $3,000.
SingX offers the real exchange rate every time you make a transfer and can help you send money across the world.
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AUD 10 Within an hour AUD 2.99 10898.055 IDR
Special offers like free transfers and better exchange rates available for new customers.
Remitly has quick, affordable transfers around the world, with both express and economy options.
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AUD 200 1 - 2 days N/A N/A N/A New customers sending over AUD 500 from Australia use code FINDER50 to get AUD 50 off. Valid till 30th June 2021. T&Cs apply.
InstaReM offers simple transfers with a flat 0.5% transfer fee for most transfers.
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AUD 1 Same day AUD 3.99 10930.946 IDR
Use promo code 3FREE to send your first 3 transfers with no fee. Conditions apply.
WorldRemit sends money to 110+ countries for bank-to-bank deposits, cash pick-ups or mobile top-ups.
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AUD 1 1 - 2 days AUD 0.60 10918.886 IDR
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Disclaimer: Exchange rates 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.

International Money Transfer Offers

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Azimo International Money Transfers

Azimo sends money directly to a bank account or over 280,000 cash pick-up points. It also has fast transfers to 50+ countries.

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TorFX International Money Transfers

TorFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate. Conditions apply.
TorFX sends money overseas in 30+ currencies, with competitive rates for transfer amounts over $2,000.

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WorldFirst International Money Transfers

Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
WorldFirst sends 60+ currencies at competitive rates. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.

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Send International Money Transfers

Send guarantees to match any competitor’s exchange rate. T&C’s apply.
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    October 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.

      Avatarfinder Customer Care
      October 22, 2018

      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!


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    November 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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      November 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.


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    November 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
      November 21, 2016

      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,

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