Send Money from Canada to Erste Bank in Hungary

Erste Bank, Hungary

Erste Bank, offers a wide range of financial products and services to its customers. When it comes to customers and branch and ATM network size, Erste Bank Hungary is one of Hungary's top three banks.

Erste Group, Austria's first savings bank, was established in 1819 and acquired by Erste Bank Hungary in 1997. Erste Group has grown into one of Eastern Europe's largest financial services companies since then.

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How to Send Money to Erste Bank in Hungary

To send money to a UniCredit Bank account, follow these five simple steps:

  • Create your free RemitBee account. A safe and easy to use digital wallet called RemitBee Wallet is included.

  • Your full name, home address, and job title will all be required to complete your account set-up. In addition, a working phone number and email address are required.

  • Next, you will be asked for the sender's name, address and phone number. The swift code of the recipient bank and IBAN must also be entered.

  • Once you've entered the amount you'd like to transfer, click the payment option then follow the on-screen instructions to complete the transaction. Despite the daily fluctuations of exchange rates, it has no effect on the cost of payment methods.

  • You will be notified via email once the transfer has been completed. Using the RemitBee app, you can monitor and control your money transfers.

What are the benefits of sending directly to Erste Bank?

The advantages of using RemitBee's money transfer service are numerous. Here are a few examples:

  • Send money to anyone, any time, anywhere with RemitBee. Driving or going to the bank is unnecessary, so there's no need to waste time.

  • You can rely on us to complete the transfer in a safe manner as we have been doing this for quite some time.

  • The recipient will have immediate access to the funds once the transfer has been completed.

  • There are no fees or hidden costs if you use the RemitBee wallet to send $500 or more.

What is the information you need to complete the transfer?

Before beginning a transfer with RemitBee, gather the following information:

  • The name of the recipient as it appears on the bank statement

  • Phone number and home address of the recipient

  • Swift code for UniCredit Bank Hungary ZRT (GIBAHUHBXXX)

  • The International Bank Account Number (IBAN)

How Remitbee calculates the CAD to HUF exchange rate

We understand how valuable every dollar you send to your family is, and how banks add high fees and margins to your exchange rate. That's why we give you the best CAD to HUF exchange rate in Canada and only charge a 0.3 percent to 0.5 percent margin to cover our operating costs. We always let you know about any fees or penalties ahead of time, and you can see the total before sending money to Hungary. Any fees or charges are disclosed upfront, and all transfers over $500 are free.

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How international money transfers work

International wire transfers take place using the SWIFT network. Transfer instructions are sent from the sender’s bank to the recipient’s bank and any fees are assessed before the transfer is approved. One of the banks will calculate the exchange rate CAD to HUF, and the money is moved between accounts.

Check our refer and earn program!

Get $20 for every successful referral while the referred person gets $10 towards their first transaction. Use your unique referral code to invite your friends and register with it. Once they send their first transfer of at least C$200 or exchange at least C$1,000, you’ll get C$20 credited to your RemitBee account. There is no limit on the number of referrals you can make so the earning potential is endless! So, keep referring and earning with RemitBee.


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, you very certainly can.

You can choose to pay using Interac e-Transfer, Interac Online, Bill payment, Electronic Funds Transfer or Visa or Mastercard Debit.

Only direct bank account transfers are available for transfers to the Hungary.

When you verify your account, you may send up to $9,000 CAD per day and $50,000 CAD per month.

Any transfer of 500 CAD or more is entirely free. The transaction fees for sending less than $500 CAD are mentioned below:

  • Interac Online - $2.99

  • E-transfer – Free

  • Bill Payment – Free

  • Electronic funds Transfer - Free

  • Visa or Mastercard Debit - $2.99+

The CAD to HUF exchange rate is currently 1 CAD for {{HUF}} HUF. This changes daily.

Yes, you will be compensated $50 for referring three people who sends their first transfer.

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