Accept Sofort – Europe-wide bank payments made easy
Offer your European customers a safe and easy payment method they’re familiar with. Trusted by 85 million users, Sofort lets customers pay directly from their bank account.
Simple and secure payments with Sofort
Sofort lets your customers shop online using their own online banking details – no need for a new account. Give them peace of mind, knowing their details are safe.
Backed by local banks
Excellent coverage across major European banks – including 90% of German banks.
No risk of chargebacks
Strict verification measures and a dedicated anti-fraud team.
Seamless and easy
Customers pay by simply logging in to their existing online banking.
Payment method features
Accept Sofort with Checkout.com
Expand your reach and drive better conversion with the payments methods your customers love. Wherever they are.
Merchant countries *
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar, Egypt, Jordan, Pakistan, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, United Kingdom, United States, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay
Business countries for Sofort
- United Arab Emirates
- Saudi Arabia
- Hong Kong
- New Zealand
- United Kingdom
- United States
Germany, Austria, Netherlands, Spain, Belgium, Italy
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Settlement currency **
Desktop and mobile
Full service (gateway + collecting)
* Subject to service agreements, legal entity location and presence, and company compliance approval. ** Settlement currencies vary based on merchant agreement