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.

Germany Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1360 TREASURY SYSTEMS AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN TRSYDEFF
2886 AGBAD VILBEL AGGBDE51
3AACHENER BANK EGAACHEN GENODED1AAC
4AACHENER BANK EGALSDORF GENODED1AAY
5AACHENER BAUSPARKASSE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTAACHEN AABSDE31
6AACHENER GRUNDVERMOEGEN KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MIT BESCHRANKTER HAFTUNGKOELN AACHDE31
7AAREAL BANK AGBERLIN AARBDE5W100
8AAREAL BANK AGESSEN AARBDE5W360
9AAREAL BANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN AARBDE5W500
10AAREAL BANK AGHAMBURG AARBDE5W200
11AAREAL BANK AGHANNOVER AARBDE5W250
12AAREAL BANK AGLEIPZIG AARBDE5W860
13AAREAL BANK AGMAINZ AARBDE5W550
14AAREAL BANK AGMUENCHEN AARBDE5W700
15AAREAL BANK AGSTUTTGART AARBDE5W600
16AAREAL BANK AGWIESBADEN(GF -BK01-) AARBDE5WDOM
17AAREAL BANK AGWIESBADEN(CLEARING) AARBDE5WCLE
18AAREAL BANK AGWIESBADEN AARBDE5W108
19AAREAL BANK AGWIESBADEN AARBDE5W
20ABACUS GMBHKOELN ABGMDE31
21ABC INTERNATIONAL BANK PLC ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG FRANKFURT AM MAINFRANKFURT AM MAIN ABCADEFF
22ABC INTERNATIONAL BANK PLC ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG FRANKFURT AM MAINFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ADM) ABCADEFFKTO
23ABCBANK GMBHKOELN WWBADE3A
24ABCBANK GMBHKOELN WWBADE31
25ABCBANK GMBHKOELN(DOTATIONSKONTO) WWBADE3ADOT
26ABK SYSTEME GESELLSCHAFT FUER AUSBILDUNG BERATUNG UND KOMMUNIKATIONSSYSTEME M.B.H.DREIEICH ABKSDEF1
27ABN AMRO BANK N.V.GERMAN BRANCH(FORMELY KNOWN AS FORTIS BANK (NEDERLAND) NV ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG FRANKFURT)FRANKFURT AM MAIN FTSBDEFA
28ABN AMRO BANK N.V.GERMAN BRANCH(FORMELY KNOWN AS FORTIS BANK (NEDERLAND) NV ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG FRANKFURT)FRANKFURT AM MAIN(SEC FINANCING) FTSBDEFASFI
29ABN AMRO CLEARING BANK N.V. FRANKFURT BRANCH (FORMELY KNOWN AS FORTIS BANK GLOBAL CLEARING N.V.)FRANKFURT AM MAIN FTSBDEFF
30ABTSGMUENDER BANK RAIFFEISEN EGABTSGMUEND GENODES1ABR
31ACREDOBANK EGNUERNBERG GENODEF1N05
32ADOLF WUERTH GMBH UND CO. KGKUENZELSAU WUERDE66
33AGRARBANKALSFELD GENODE51AGR
34AGRICULTURAL BANK OF CHINA FRANKFURT BRANCHFRANKFURT AM MAIN ABOCDEF1
35AKA AUSFUHRKREDIT GESELLSCHAFT MBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN AUSKDEFF
36AKBANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN AKBKDEFF
37AKF BANK GMBH AND CO KGWUPPERTAL AKFBDE31
38AKF BANK GMBH UND CO KGWUPPERTAL AKFBDE33
39AKTIVBANK AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTPFORZHEIM AKBADES1
40ALEXANDER LUDICKESTRAUSBERG ALLUDE81
41ALLGAEUER VOLKSBANK EG KEMPTEN SONTHOFENKEMPTEN GENODEF1KEV
42ALLGEMEINE BEAMTEN KASSE KREDITBANK AGBERLIN ABKBDEB1
43ALLGEMEINE BEAMTEN KASSE KREDITBANK AGBERLIN ABKBDEBB
44ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS ADVISORY GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN ADIMDEF1
45ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS EUROPE GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN AGIDDEFFHOF
46ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS EUROPE GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN AGIDDEFF
47ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS EUROPE GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(INVESTMENT MIDDLE OFFICE) AGIDDEFFINV
48ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS EUROPE GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(FUND ADMINISTRATION) AGIDDEFFFOA
49ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS EUROPE GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(AGIA) AGIDDEFFIAM
50ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS EUROPE GMBHHOF(HOF) AGIDDEFFHO3
51ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS EUROPE GMBHHOF (SAALE)(HOF 1) AGIDDEFFHO1
52ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN AGIDDEFBSGF
53ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORS KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(AIM/POMS SERVICE) AGIDDEFB
54ALLIANZ GLOBAL INVESTORSK AGMUENCHEN ALGVDEM1
55ALLIANZ LEBENSVERSICHERUNGS AGSTUTTGART ALLVDESL
56ALLIANZ SEMUENCHEN AZSEDEM1
57ALLIANZ VERSICHERUNGS AGMUENCHEN ALAVDEMS
58ALTE LEIPZIGER BAUSPAR AGOBERURSEL ALTEDEF1
59ALTE LEIPZIGER BAUSPAR AGOBERURSEL ALTEDEFA
60ALTE LEIPZIGER TRUST INVESTMENT GESELLSCHAFT MBHOBERURSEL ALLTDEF1
61AMETHYST MANAGED FUTURES FUNDFRANKFURT AM MAIN AMFFDEF1
62AMPEGAGERLING INVESTMENT GMBHKOELN GERIDE31
63AMPEGAGERLING INVESTMENT GMBHKOELN AMAGDE2H
64APO ASSET MANAGEMENT GMBHDUESSELDORF APOADEDD
65APO IMMOBILIEN KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHDUESSELDORF AIKGDED1
66AQUILA CAPITAL CONCEPTS GMBHHAMBURG ACCHDEH1
67AQX SECURITIES GMBHHAMBURG AQSGDEH1
68ARAG LEBENSVERSICHERUNGMUENCHEN ARLNDEM1
69ARCHELON DEUTSCHLAND GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN ARDGDEF1
70ARCHON CAPITAL BANK DEUTSCHLAND GMBHHOF (SAALE) DELMDE71
71ARCHON CAPITAL BANK DEUTSCHLAND SERVICING GMBHHOF (SAALE) DESVDE71
72ASECURIS ASSET MANAGEMENT ADVISORY GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN ASECDEF1
73ASSEKURATA ASSEKURANZ RATING AGENTUR GMBHKOELN AARADE31
74ATTIJARIWAFA BANK EUROPE GERMANYFRANKFURT AM MAIN BCMADEFF
75AUDI BANK ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG DER VOLKSWAGEN BANK GMBHBRAUNSCHWEIG AUDFDE21
76AUGSBURGER AKTIENBANK AGAUGSBURG AUGBDE77
77AUGSBURGER AKTIENBANK AGAUGSBURG(AUGSBURG BRANCH) AUGBDE71AUG
78AUGUSTA BANK EG RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANKAICHACH GENODEF1AUY
79AUGUSTA BANK EG RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANKAUGSBURG GENODEF1AUB
80AUMA KREDITBANK GMBH AND CO.KGANNWEILER AKGCDE51
81AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LTD. FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN ANZBDEFF
82AUTO EUROPA BANK GMBHWOLFSBURG ECBKDE21
83AUTOBANK AG ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG DEUTSCHLANDOBERHACHING AUZDDEM1
84AXA BANK AGKOELN AXABDE31
85AXA BANK AGKOELN AXABDE3K
86AXA INVESTMENT MANAGERS DEUTSCHLAND GMBHKOELN AXAIDEF1
87AXA VERSICHERUNG AGKOELN AXIPDE33
88AXG INVESTMENTBANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN AXGIDEF1
89BAADER BANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(FONDSHANDEL) BDWBDEMMFND
90BAADER BANK AGUNTERSCHLEISSHEIM BDWBDEMM
91BAADER BANK AGUNTERSCHLEISSHEIM(ZEICHNUNGSSTELLE) BDWBDEMMZST
92BAADER BANK AGUNTERSCHLEISSHEIM(BACKOFFICE) BDWBDEMMBOB
93BAADER BANK AGUNTERSCHLEISSHEIM(AIM/POMS SERVICE) BDWBDEMA
94BAD WALDSEER BANK EGBAD WALDSEE GENODES1BWB
95BAD WALDSEER BANK EGWOLFEGG BAWLDE61
96BADEN WUERTTEMBERGISCHE BANK (TRADING AS LANDESBANK BADEN WUERTTEMBERG)AALEN (WUERTT) SOLADEST614
97BADEN WUERTTEMBERGISCHE BANK (TRADING AS LANDESBANK BADEN WUERTTEMBERG)AALEN (WUERTT) SOLADEST420
98BADEN WUERTTEMBERGISCHE BANK (TRADING AS LANDESBANK BADEN WUERTTEMBERG)ALBSTADT SOLADEST476
99BADEN WUERTTEMBERGISCHE BANK (TRADING AS LANDESBANK BADEN WUERTTEMBERG)BACKNANG SOLADEST829
100BADEN WUERTTEMBERGISCHE BANK (TRADING AS LANDESBANK BADEN WUERTTEMBERG)BAD WIMPFEN SOLADEST626