Wells Fargo Virginia routing numbers
Looking for the routing numbers for Wells Fargo bank VA?
The routing number for Wells Fargo in Virginia is 051400549 for checking and savings account.
The ACH routing number for Wells Fargo is also 051400549. The domestic and international wire transfer routing number for Wells Fargo is 121000248. If you’re sending an international transfer to Wells Fargo, you’ll also need a SWIFT code.
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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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Wire routing number for Wells Fargo bank Virginia
If you're sending a domestic wire transfer, you'll just need the wire routing number in this table. If you're sending an international wire transfer, you'll also need a SWIFT code.
|Type of wire transfer||Wells Fargo routing number|
Domestic Wire Transfer
International Wire Transfer to Wells Fargo account in the USA
Wells Fargo routing number for ACH transfers
The ACH routing number will have to be included for sending an ACH transfer to any Wells Fargo bank account. To send a domestic ACH transfer, you’ll need to use the ACH routing number which differs from state to state.
The ACH routing number for Wells Fargo accounts in Virginia is 051400549
Is the Wells Fargo routing number the same in all Virginia branches?
There is one routing number for Wells Fargo bank accounts in all branches in Virginia. The same ABA routing number is used for both checking and savings accounts and is unique for Wells Fargo accounts in Virginia.
Where to find a Wells Fargo routing number on a check
If you have a Wells Fargo 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 Wells Fargo routing number online
Want to get your routing number from Wells Fargo? Here’s all you need.
Here are some of the ways to find your number online:
- On this page - We've listed the Wells Fargo routing number in VA for checking accounts and wire transfers.
- Wells Fargo online banking - You’ll be able to get your Wells Fargo routing number by logging into online banking.
- Check or statement - Wells-Fargo-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 Wells Fargo bank 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 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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