It is impossible to receive money with PayPal in Sri Lanka.

In Sri Lanka, you have the possibility to send money with PayPal to abroad, but you can not receive it. This means, you can link your credit or debit card and shop at online retailers abroad. However, it will not be possible to receive payments to your PayPal Wallet in Sri Lanka.

What are international PayPal alternatives in Sri Lanka?

Remittance providers like Western Union or TransferWise are far more common in Sri Lanka. With CompareTransfer you can compare the tariffs of remittance companies live and choose the best offer.

Send money from Germany to Sri Lanka.

Compare money transfer provider with CompareTransfer and choose the cheapest offer to send money to Sri Lanka from +50 countries.

Receive money abroad with an international bank account.

Create your TransferWise Borderless account and receive your own local banking details for 6 currencies:

  • Euro (EUR)
  • US-Dollar (USD)
  • British Pound (GBP)
  • Australian Dollar (AUD)
  • New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
  • Polish Zloty (PLN)

Open your TransferWise Borderless account in seconds.

Receive money from anybody in 6 currencies and convert money in +50 currencies.

With TransferWise you can exchange foreign currencies into Sri Lanka Rupees (LKR) and withdraw them locally in Sri Lanka. Due to the fair exchange rates of this provider, you will save even more compared to other solutions.