Need to send money to Bahrain? Are you considering a bank wire to transfer the money to Bahrain? Before you ask your financial institution to do it, make sure you check the wire transfer fees. You might get a shock as to how much the costs will be and depending on the amount of the transfer, it might be better to have a look at the alternatives to forward the money by other methods.
What can make it more costly is in addition to your bank imposing a fee for sending the money to a place in Bahrain, the individual receiving the transfer may incur a fee at their end. A way to minimise the likelihood of this fee is to send the international wire transfer in their local currency.
To process a wire transfer to Bahrain, you might require a SWIFT code. These are unique for each bank and are based on references such as the country and individual bank.
Bank wire details for Bahrain
SWIFT Country Code
Central Bank Name
Bahrain Association of Banks