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Citibank Global Transfer

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Send funds free and instantly with Citibank Global Transfers

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Whether you’re looking to pay a bill overseas, transfers funds to family and friends, Citibank Global Transfer (CGT) allows for convenient and real-time fund transfer between your Citibank Hong Kong account and overseas Citibank accounts. These transfers are available to the Citibank selected list of countries, and all fees will be waived. For incoming fund transfers from overseas Citibank branches, you will need to refer to each of the originating country’s fees and charges.


Min. Transfer Amount

No limit

Max. Transfer Amount

2 days

Transfer Speed


Product NameCitibank
Min. Transfer Amount$0
Max. Transfer AmountNo limit
Transfer MethodsOnline, Phone, Agent, Bank Account to Bank Account
Transfer OptionsRegular payments, One off payments
Transfer Speed
Minimum transfer time
2 days
Customer ServicePhone, Branch
Exchange Rate UpdatesReal time

What are the features of the Citibank Global Transfer?

  • Free instant global funds transfer to 25 countries and regions
  • Multiple transfers channels. Users may choose to use Citibank Online or the Citi Mobile App to conduct a transfer
  • High maximum transfer limit. For Citibank Global Transfers, the daily limit is set to HKD$400,000, however may be adjusted up to HKD$1,000,000
  • Fee free. Transfer funds instantly to other Citibank accounts in your or your designated third party’s name worldwide with the handling fees waived
  • Set up recurring payments to easily manage any regular payments or dated transfers.

Citibank Global transfers are currently available to the 25 countries listed below:

  • Australia
  • Bahrain
  • China (Inbound only (only accept funds from other CGT originating countries and regions)
  • Columbia (Inbound only (only accept funds from other CGT originating countries and regions)
  • Hong Kong
  • India (Inbound only (only accept funds from other CGT originating countries and regions)
  • Indonesia
  • Korea
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico (Inbound only (only accept funds from other CGT originating countries and regions)
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Singapore
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Vietnam (Inbound only (only accept funds from other CGT originating countries and regions)

How do I set up a Citibank Global Transfer?

To connect you current Citibank account with the Global Transfers service, you will need to:

  • Log into your Citibank online account
  • Add a local Citibank payee
  • Select a local Citibank account

You will be able to review your transfer details before sending it off.

Fees & charges for transfers out of Citibank Global Transfer

Other than Citibank Global Transfers that allows for fee fee transfers between global Citibank accounts, Citibank also provides normal transfers service to other banking accounts out of Citibank. The fees will depend on the account you are using with Citibank and whether you choose to use an online service or set up a transfer at the local branch.

Telegraphic Transfers (HKD/ USD/ Foreign currency/ RMB):

  • Citibanking Account: HKD$200 for online and mobile banking, HKD$250 for branch transfer service
  • Citi Priority: HKD$0 for online and mobile banking, HKD$220 for branch transfer service
  • Citigold: HKD$0 for online and mobile banking, HKD$100 for branch transfer service
  • Citigold Private Client: HKD$0 for online and mobile banking, HKD$0 for branch transfer service

How does Citibank compare to other providers?

Min. Transfer Amount Transfer Speed Online Transfer Fee Rate Amount Received Description CTA Details
USD 10 1 - 2 days HKD 140.00 0.129 USD
以透明的匯率,低收費及低最低金額的網上服務作匯款。 TransferWise uses the mid-market rate and transparent fees to help you send money in 45+ currencies. Go to site Show details
USD 5 1 - 2 days HKD 25.00 0.128 USD
新客戶可享有首三個月無限次免手續費匯款。New customers get 3 months of unlimited free transfers.
可用15+種貨幣匯款,享有超越銀行的匯率以及快速轉賬時間。 CurrencyFair has bank-beating exchange rates and fast transfer times on 15+ popular currencies.
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SGD 1 1 day HKD 42.00 0.129 USD
你首兩次港幣$15,000或以下的匯款,手續費全免。Pay no fees on your first two transfers, up to HK$15,000.
象徵式收費以及中間價匯率,可匯款至高達30多個國家。 SingX offers the real exchange rate every time you make a transfer and can help you send money across the world.
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USD 50 1 day HKD 35.00 0.129 USD
快捷又簡單的國際匯款服務,大部分匯款收取固定的0.5%手續費。部分貨幣更不設保證金率。 InstaReM offers simple transfers with a flat 0.5% transfer fee for most transfers. Zero-margin rates on some currencies. Go to site Show details
USD 1 1 day HKD 0.00 0.127 USD
非Finder客戶將獲得較昂貴的匯率。 Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
可用超過130種貨幣匯款。 WorldFirst sends 60+ currencies at competitive rates with no fees. If you find a better eligible quote, WorldFirst will beat it.
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USD 1 Within an hour HKD 20.00 0.128 USD
提供現金提取、銀行戶口之間轉賬與及Airtime匯款選擇的網上匯款服務,。 WorldRemit sends money to 110+ countries for bank-to-bank deposits, cash pick-ups or mobile top-ups. Go to site Show details
USD 100 1 day HKD 15.00 0.127 USD
非Finder客戶將獲得較昂貴的匯率。 Better exchange rates for Finder customers.
可用45種貨幣匯款。 OFX has no maximum limit transfers, with competitive exchange rates for 45+ currencies.
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GBP 5,000 1 - 2 days HKD 0.00 0.127 USD
可匯款至20+個國家,無手續費。 CurrencyTransfer lets you shop around for the best exchange rate on its online marketplace. Go to site Show details
USD 2,000 1 day HKD 0.00 0.127 USD
TorFX保證提供最佳的匯率。需受條款約束。TorFX guarantees to match any competitor's exchange rate.
以30種貨幣匯款到全球。登記後,將會有一個客戶經理提供支持和引導。 TorFX sends money overseas in 30+ currencies, with competitive rates for transfer amounts over $2,000.
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