What is SWIFT Code?

SWIFT code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and serves as a unique identifier for a bank or financial institution.

These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. On top of that, the code is used to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks.

The SWIFT code can be either 8 or 11 characters long and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The format of SWIFT Code is as follows;

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
  • The next 2 characters ("BB") specify the country. It use the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
  • The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the location. Letters and digits are allowed. Passive participant will have "1" in the second character
  • The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the branch. This is an optional. A 'XXX' refer to primary office. Letters and digits are allowed.

El Salvador Bank SWIFT Codes

El Salvador Below are the SWIFT Code for all banks in El Salvador. Click on the SWIFT Code to find out the bank details, address & maps.

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1BANCO AGRICOLA S.A.SAN SALVADOR CAGRSVSS
2BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DE EL SALVADORSAN SALVADOR CENRSVSS
3BANCO CENTRAL DE RESERVA DE EL SALVADORSAN SALVADOR(GERENCIA DE TESORERIA) CENRSVSSGTE
4BANCO CENTROAMERICANO DE INTEGRACION ECONOMICASAN SALVADOR BCIESVS1
5BANCO CITIBANK DE EL SALVADOR S.A.SAN SALVADOR BACUSVSS
6BANCO CITIBANK DE EL SALVADOR S.A.SAN SALVADOR(NOSTRO ACCOUNT) BACUSVSSNOS
7BANCO DAVIVIENDA SALVADORENO SASAN SALVADOR BSALSVSS
8BANCO DE AMERICA CENTRAL S.A.SAN SALVADOR BAMCSVSS
9BANCO DE CREDITO POPULAR S.A.SAN SALVADOR POPCSVS1
10BANCO DE FOMENTO AGROPECUARIOSAN SALVADOR FOAGSVS1
11BANCO G AND T CONTINENTAL EL SALVADORSAN SALVADOR GTCSSVSS
12BANCO HIPOTECARIO DE EL SALVADOR S.A.SAN SALVADOR BHSASVSS
13BANCO INDUSTRIAL EL SALVADOR S.A.SAN SALVADOR INDLSVSS
14BANCO PROCREDIT S.A.SAN SALVADOR PRCBSVSS
15BANCO PROMERICA S.A.ANTIGUO CUSCATLAN BPRASVSS
16CENTRAL DE DEPOSITO DE VALORES DE EL SALVADOR SA DE CVSAN SALVADOR CDVSSVS1
17CITIBANK N.ASAN SALVADOR CITISVS1
18FEDECREDITO DE CVSAN SALVADOR FEDRSVSS
19FITCH CENTROAMERICA (EL SALVADOR BRANCH OF PANAMANIAN ENTITY)SAN SALVADOR FRIPSVS1
20SCOTIABANK EL SALVADOR S.A.SAN SALVADOR BCSASVSS