Why giropay?

giropay is a German online payment method used by over 45 million shoppers. With a focus on safety and convenience, this trusted interbank system allows customers to pay for goods via direct bank transfer.


Customer LocationsGermany
Customer CurrencyEUR
TypeBank debit
Transaction fees1.4% + €0.25

Accelerate your business with giropay and WooPayments

Reach millions of shoppers

Well-known and widely used throughout Germany since 2006, merchants can tap into a ready-made network of shoppers by offering giropay with WooPayments. Giropay also supports recurring revenue via SEPA, giving you the potential to grow your business even further with Woo Subscriptions.

Risk-free guarantee

Giropay guarantees 100% payment security for merchants, minimizing fraud and risk. Once payment is complete, you’ll receive an immediate, irrevocable payment guarantee, enabling you to process the order. The credit for the transfer amount appears in your account just one working day later. 

Accept payments securely

Giropay provides shoppers with a safe way to pay for goods in real-time via their online banking PIN or TAN. As Germany’s most popular way to pay online with well-established high standards for security and data protection, consumers feel more comfortable and secure shopping with you. With fees starting at 1.4% + €0.25. More on fees here.

*WooPayments is currently available to merchants based in 30 countries.

Get started for free

Giropay can now be enabled as a payment method in WooPayments. Get started today to manage and view transactions right from your WooCommerce dashboard — with no setup costs or monthly fees.

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