Bank of America routing numbers for wire transfers
The domestic and international wire transfer routing number for Bank of America is 026009593. If you're sending an international wire transfer, you'll also need the Swift code in this table.
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Domestic Wire Transfer
International Wire Transfer to Bank of America account in the USA
What is a routing number?
In the US, banks and other financial institutions use routing numbers to identify themselves. They're made up of 9 digits, and sometimes called routing transit numbers, ABA routing numbers, or RTNs.
The Federal Reserve Banks need routing numbers to process Fedwire funds transfers. The ACH network also needs them to process electronic funds transfers – like direct deposits and bill payments.
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Bank of America routing numbers
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Bank of America Alabama
Bank of America Alaska
Bank of America Arkansas
Bank of America Colorado
Bank of America Connecticut
Bank of America Delaware
Bank of America District of Columbia
Bank of America Florida, West
Bank of America Hawaii
Bank of America Idaho
Bank of America Illinois, North
Bank of America Illinois, Chicago Metro
Bank of America Indiana
Bank of America Iowa
Bank of America Kansas
Bank of America Kentucky
Bank of America Louisiana
Bank of America Maine
Bank of America Massachusetts
Bank of America Michigan
Bank of America Minnesota
Bank of America Mississippi
Bank of America Missouri, East
Bank of America Missouri, West
Bank of America Montana
Bank of America Nebraska
Bank of America Nevada
Bank of America New Hampshire
Bank of America New Mexico
Bank of America North Dakota
Bank of America Ohio
Bank of America Oklahoma
Bank of America Oregon
Bank of America Rhode Island
Bank of America South Dakota
Bank of America Tennessee
Bank of America Texas, North
Bank of America Utah
Bank of America Vermont
Bank of America West Virginia
Bank of America Wisconsin
Bank of America Wyoming
Bank of America routing number for ACH transfers
The ACH routing number will have to be included for sending an ACH transfer to any Bank of America account. To send a domestic ACH transfer, you’ll need to use the ACH routing number which differs from state to state. To find your ACH routing number, check the table above.
You'll need to include the ACH routing number when sending an ACH transfer to any Bank of America account.
What are routing numbers used for?
Banks use routing numbers for all sorts of financial transactions. You might need one if you want to do any of the following:
Which Bank of America routing number should you use?
Are all Bank of America routing numbers the same?
The Bank of America routing number you need will depend on the transaction. You might need one number to receive ACH transfers, and another to set up automated bill payments.
A bank might have a few different routing numbers, but they're never shared with other banks. This helps to make sure your payment ends up where it’s meant to.
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Where to find a Bank of America routing number on a check
If you have a Bank of America check handy, you’ll be able to find your routing number easily. Here’s where to look. All you need to get your routing number.
How to find your Bank of America routing number online
Want to get your routing number from Bank of America? Here’s all you need.
Here are some of the ways to find your number online:
- On this page - We've listed the Bank of America routing number for checking accounts and wire transfers.
- Bank of America online banking - You’ll be able to get your Bank of America routing number by logging into online banking.
- Check or statement - Bank of America-issued check or bank statement.
- Fedwire - You can look up your routing number on the official website of the Federal Reserve.
Your routing number is there to make sure your payment arrives to its recipient safe and sound. This page is a great place to start when you’re looking for your Bank of America routing number. But it’s always worth checking the right account and routing number with your bank or your recipient.
Routing numbers, SWIFT codes, BIC and IBANs – what’s the difference?
Banks love confusing financial jargon. Here’s a simple explanation.
You’ll need a few details to send or receive a wire transfer – either here in the US or internationally.
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.
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.
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