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How to bring money to Nepal

2nd July 2013

Whether you're a foreigner, a Nepalese, or someone who wants to emigrate to Nepal, there are ways to bring money to Nepal. While you can always use a bank transfer, there are also a number of other options available. Some of these options include Rewire, RemitFinder, WorldRemit, Xoom/PayPal, and Muncha Money Transfer.

Nepal is not an expensive country at all and even when foreign visitors are forced to pay more than Nepalese (for National Park permits, museum admission, and even domestic airfare) prices are not high. The present denominations of Nepalese currency in production are Notes – 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500, and 1,000 rupees; Coins – 1, 2, and 5 rupees. Nepali rupees

Exchanging foreign currency and paying by card

If you have a trip to Nepal planned, you can bring money to Nepal either in cash or a traveler's check. And also can bring a VISA CARD, CREDIT CARD, MASTER CARD, etc. It’s easy to pay your trip cost by card. Also can pay hotel stays or restaurant bills by card. What you need to know about where to exchange foreign currency for the Nepalese rupee. Changing money in Nepal is easy. Kathmandu has a large number of exchange centers, most of them in Thamel, the tourist hub of the city. The cash or travel check can change nearby banks in Kathmandu city or a money changer around Kathmandu in Thamel. You can also exchange foreign currency for the Nepalese rupee at the airport itself or in banks. The exchange rates are quite competitive and the commission is negligible. This only applies to some foreign currencies listed on Nepal Rastra Bank’s, website HTTP://, though, and other currencies are not changeable anywhere in Nepal.

ATMs in Kathmandu & Pokhara

The easiest way to bring money access funds in Nepal is through ATM machines. Machines have sprung up all over the major cities of Nepal in the last few years and can be found next to banks. Some of the popular trekking routes available are the facilities of ATMs, such as the Annapurna circuit trek (Jomsom available ATMs) and also Everest base camp trek (Lukla & Namche Bazaar available ATMs). The flat-rate charges are small, and exchange rates are normally reasonable. Your bank can advise you on the conversion rate and fees you can expect.


Whether you're living abroad or just want to send money to family in Nepal, Remitly is a great way to do it. It's easy to use and offers a range of benefits. Plus, it's available to anyone with internet access.

Remitly is an international money transfer service that makes sending money abroad easier than ever. Unlike traditional banks, Remitly has no minimum fee or maximum transfer limit. It also makes international money transfers more affordable.

In addition to making it easy to transfer money, Remitly offers a secure website and mobile application. Customers can check the latest currency exchange rates and transfer fees, and receive text message alerts when they're on the way to receiving their money.

Muncha Money Transfer

Using MoneyGram to send money to Nepal from the US is not only fast but also secure. You can easily begin the transfer process by using the MoneyGram app or visiting one of their agents. The company also provides free direct bank deposits in many Nepalese banks. You can also save your receiver's account details so that you can easily track your money in real-time.

Muncha Money Transfer to Nepal is a legal, quick and affordable way to send money to loved ones in Nepal. Muncha is a remittance company that has been in business for over sixteen years.


Using Rewire to send money to Nepal is fast, cost-effective, and convenient. You can send money from anywhere in the world to Nepal using the Rewire app or website.

Rewire is an online bank that offers digital banking services. It aims to help migrant workers in developing countries. As a result, the company is regulated in most of the countries where it conducts business. Its headquarters are in Israel.

The company provides a number of different services, including money transfers, banking services, mobile banking, and personal finance apps. The Rewire customer support team operates in multiple languages, including English, Chinese, and Filipino. They offer email support, chat support, and phone support. They also offer an online FAQ and community section. They are available 7 AM to 6 PM, Sunday through Thursday.


Whether you want to send money to Nepal for a personal reason or you need to send money for business purposes, WorldRemit is a great way to do so. It offers fast, easy, and secure transfers, and you can send money in over 70 different currencies.

The money transfer service is able to offer you the best value for your money. You can find the best rates for your money transfers by comparing quotes from different banks. If you're sending a large sum of money, you should also consider the fees associated with your remittance.


Xoom is an online money transfer service that makes sending money to Nepal as easy as a click. It is a part of the PayPal family. The company is based in San Francisco, California. It is considered to be a reliable and secure medium for money transfers.

Xoom is available in over 60 countries. It is one of the most popular online payment providers. It has over 1 million active users. You can send money to your friends, and family, or even to your bank account.

Xoom also allows you to reload your prepaid mobile phone. The company has over 23,000 cash pickup points in Nepal.

Bank Transfers

Whether you're sending money to Nepal from the US or you're a Nepalese in the US, bank transfers can be an option for you. These services send money directly from your bank account to your recipient's bank account. It's not only faster than using a credit card, but it's also less expensive.

Moneygram is a service that enables Nepalese in the US to send money to Nepal in a safe and secure manner. The service also allows Nepalese immigrants to transfer money to a number of cash pick-up locations throughout the US. Moreover, Moneygram offers competitive exchange rates and zero hidden fees.

Remit Finder

Bringing money to Nepal can be a complicated task. It involves various parameters and you need to carefully compare them. One of the factors you need to consider is the exchange rates. You also have to choose the method of transfer. You can choose to use a bank or a remittance service provider. You can also choose a company that charges a lower rate.

There are various companies that you can use to send money to Nepal. You can use RemitFinder to help you find the best company to use. The service compares rates from several providers and sends you a notification when the best rates are available. It also tracks Rupee and Peso exchange rates.

Sending money to Nepal

Sending money to Nepal is easier now through bank transfer/Western Union money transfer/Money gram and World remit. You can use any of the services to send money to Nepal. They will make certain charges to send money. Nepali coin

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