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IBAN examples by country

Each country had a different IBAN format. Find an example IBAN for your country here.

SEPA Yes Length 22 IBAN example GB29NWBK60161331926819
SEPA Yes Length 27 IBAN example FR1420041010050500013M02606
SEPA Yes Length 22 IBAN example DE89370400440532013000
SEPA Yes Length 22 IBAN example IE29AIBK93115212345678
SEPA Yes Length 24 IBAN example ES9121000418450200051332
SEPA Yes Length 28 IBAN example PL61109010140000071219812874
SEPA Yes Length 27 IBAN example IT60X0542811101000000123456
SEPA Yes Length 18 IBAN example NL91ABNA0417164300
SEPA Yes Length 24 IBAN example RO49AAAA1B31007593840000
SEPA Yes Length 25 IBAN example PT50000201231234567890154
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3 things you need to know about IBANs


IBANs help banks send money to the right place

An IBAN is a set of letters and numbers that represent an individual bank account. They help banks to process international transfers.


It should be easy to find the right IBAN to use.

You can find everything you need by logging into your statement, or using the tools on this site.


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IBAN (which stands for International Bank Account Number) is an internationally agreed code made up of up to 34 letters and numbers which helps banks make sure that international transfers are processed correctly.

In just a few letters and numbers, the IBAN captures all of the country, bank, and account details you need to send or receive money internationally. This system is used throughout Europe, and also recognised in some areas of the Middle East, North Africa and the Caribbean. Find IBAN examples for every country where it's used.

You can usually find your IBAN on your bank account statements, or in your online banking. If you have your other bank account details to hand, you can also use calculator to find your IBAN. Calculate IBAN

You’ll need a few details to send or receive a transfer – either domestically or internationally.

IBANs (international bank account numbers) identify individual bank accounts. They're issued by many banks in Europe, but banks elsewhere in the world are starting to adopt them as well.

Routing numbers help identify banks when processing domestic ACH payments or wire transfers. But only in the United States. You don't need one to make a payment to your friend in France, for example.

SWIFT codes, like routing numbers, also identify banks and financial institutions. This time for international payments. They're sometimes known as BIC codes.

When sending money internationally, there are a few big things you need to look out for. Banks add hidden fees to the exchange rates they offer, often without even telling their customers. And with each bank sending your money at their own pace, choosing a fast provider can be difficult.

Wise gives you the real, mid-market exchange rate — the same rate you’ll see on Google, in fact. No hidden fees. No surprises. Just a much better deal. And on many popular routes, Wise can send your money within one day, and sometimes within seconds.