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Solution: WoW Character Transfer Completed But The Character Hasn't Arrived

So today I decided that I wanted to move a World of Warcraft character to another server, so that I could play with some friends. While doing so I also made a faction change from horde to alliance.
Everything went really well, and I got an confirmation from Blizzard saying that the transfer had been completed only 30 minutes after I started the transfer.
Only problem was, that when I logged on to start playing, my character wasn’t there. At first I was thinking it might be a mistake, so I relogged, just to check, still no character.
Oh well, I just waited something like 30-40 minutes, and tried again. Still nothing.
If you’re in the same boat, or know someone that is, here’s what helped me. I know it might sound silly, but actually it did help.
Create a new character on the destination server.
Yes, it’s that simple. I just created a new toon, once I was at the character selection screen again, I found that my character was sitting right there, just waiting for me to start playing again.
Hopefully this will help you, if you ever find yourself in this kind of situation.