Sending Euros from a UK based Euro account to my Euro Revolut account


#1

Hello,

I have a question in regards to transferring some funds from a Barclays euro account to my Revolut euro account.

On the Revolut app I have 2 account options which are ‘local’ and ‘Swift’. Which account details would I need to use to be able to receive the funds. Would i need to do a SEPA transfer (local) or a Swift transfer??

Any advise would be much appreciated.

Thanks


#2

Local -SEPA :+1: :slight_smile:


#3

Thanks Ares,

Even though this will not be an international transfer? Or is this considered international because I am receiving in euros?


#4

All euro transfer between SEPA member states are considered national/local.

The UK is part of SEPA, so euro transfers inside UK or with any other SEPA country are local


#5

Thanks! Makes sense now.

The person that will transfer to me will do so using a SEPA transfer with his bank (barclays) to my Revolut euro account.

One quick follow up question - has anyone had any issues with this, I don’t want anything going wrong because it will be a large amount and I need to then exchange the euros I receieve to GBP and transfer to a GBP account.

Can this be done without any problems or issues?