The fastest money transfer to Kenya


The fastest way to transfer money to Kenya

Rocket Remit is fast, low-cost, and secure way to transfer money from Australia to Kenya. We take the safety of your money very seriously. That’s why our security team works 24/7, ensuring your money transfer to Kenya reaches the right hands.

Whether you are sending money to Kenya for friends, family, charity, social or religious reasons, or just to help out, you can trust Rocket Remit to transfer your money from Australia to Kenya quickly, safely and reliably.

Receiving Operators in Kenya

From Nairobi to Mombasa and Kakuma to Nakuru we have all of Kenya covered

We transfer money instantly through Safaricom M-PesaAirtel Money or Equitel mobile money.  This means you can send money across the whole of Kenya. Use it to pay bills, buy top-up or just cash out at one of thousands of M-PesaAirtel or Equitel mobile money agents.

How to send money to Kenya

To receive money, the recipient does not need a bank account to receive money. Just use their Kenyan mobile number. It’s so simple!

How does it work for the recipient in Kenya?

To receive money, the beneficiary will need to have either a Safaricom M-PesaAirtel Money or Equitel mobile money account.

To open an account, the beneficiary simply needs to visit any Safaricom M-PesaAirtel Money or Equitel mobile money agent.

There is no time limit for them to use the money, it will simply remain in their mobile wallet until they wish to use it. They can check their balance at any time.

Money or Top Up can also be forwarded to another active Safaricom, Airtel or Equitel mobile phone.

Rocket Remit has ultra low fees, so more money arrives for your family in Kenya.

As soon as your transaction has been processed the recipient will receive an SMS to let them know they can use it straight away. There’s no need for your family or friends to hurry to withdraw or use the money as it will be safely stored on their mobile money account. The money is safe in the phone because it’s protected by a confidential access code.

Your family members can use the money in the way it will help them most. While there are many ways to use the money sent to your mobile, some customers will need to withdraw their money. This can be done at any one the large network of Safaricom M-PesaAirtel Money or Equitel mobile money agents across Kenya.

Click here for more info on M-Pesa.

Click here for more info on Airtel Money.

Or click here for more info on Equitel.

For more help on how to send money using Rocket Remit visit our How it Works or FAQs.


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How it works.

1.Sign up

Create your Rocket Remit account online. Just 3 simple steps to complete and it takes less than 3 minutes.


Load your Rocket Remit account via debit or credit card or bank transfer.


Send money to your recipient - all you need is their mobile number. Money is transferred instantly using mobile money.

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