Money Transfer to France

When you are buying or refurbishing a property, or sending money to France for other reasons, you want to make sure you make the most of your money. makes sure you get the best exchange rate when you transfer money to France.

We make transferring money to France quick and simple. Sign up with and you follow a straightforward 6-step process when you transfer money to France. There are no complex forms. Sending money to France is a quick on-line process and your own personal broker is at the end of the phone whenever you need them.

4 good reasons to use to send money to France

  • Unbeatable exchange rates: often 4% better than high street banks
  • No commission and no hidden fees
  • We put security first
  • A dedicated Account Manager looks after your needs

Why use

  • Award winning exchange rates

    Our exchange rates are typically around 4% better than your high street bank. That’s £400 saved on every £10,000 transferred. has been recognised in the national press as providing the best exchange rates compared to high street banks and other industry specialists.

  • No Commission or Hidden Fees

    There are no hidden fees and you don’t pay any commission. We make our money on the margins at which we buy and sell the currency – that means we can offer our customers a better deal.

  • Secure Trading

    Your money is completely secure. Your payments are lodged in separate accounts that are strictly designated for client funds. We are registered with the FSA. Dun & Bradstreet rate us with level 1 credit score – an accreditation only given to companies that are considered to have substantial creditworthiness.

  • Personal Service

    Fed up with the frustrations of call centres and automated phone systems? With, your calls go straight to the Dealing Floor.  You get friendly service from someone with expertise in foreign exchange.  You speak to the same person each time, an Account Manager who understands your needs and knows the market.

  • Fixed Exchange Rates

    With a forward contract and time option you can guarantee an exchange rate for up to two years.  The latter gives you the option to draw down some or part of the money whenever you need to.

  • IPD (Irrevocable Payment Document)

    Our IPD (Irrevocable Payment Document) is internationally recognised proof of transfer of your money. We use this system so that customers have clear, comprehensive documentation for every transfer.

    Money transfer to France is easier with us than with your local bank

    Find out about our simple 6-step currency exchange process or go to our sign up area and get started

     What you need:

    • IBAN (International Bank Account Number)*
    • BIC or SWIFT code
    • Beneficiary name of account (and address if possible)
    • Bank name (and address if possible)

    *French IBANs are 27 characters long, beginning with FR.

    Want to talk to one of our dealers before making a decision to send money to France?

    UK freephone: 0800 328 5855

    International: +44 1494 725353

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Incorporated in England no. 5082565.    Foreign Currency Direct plc is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Service Regulations 2009 [FRN 538392] for the provision of payment services.