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
3601DZ BANK AG DEUTSCHE ZENTRAL GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANKOLDENBURG GENODEFF280
3602DZ BANK AG DEUTSCHE ZENTRAL GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANKOSCHATZ GENODEF1RIY
3603DZ BANK AG DEUTSCHE ZENTRAL GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANKRUESSELSHEIM(RUESSELSHEIMER VOLKSBANK EG GAA) GENODE51GAA
3604DZ BANK AG DEUTSCHE ZENTRAL GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK FM(F.DG BANK)FRANKFURT AM MAIN(CLS-CONTINUOUS LINKED SETTLEMENT DEPARTMENT) GENODEFFCLS
3605DZ BANK AG DEUTSCHE ZENTRAL GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK FRANKFURT A MAIN (FORM GZ BANK AG FRANKFURT/STUTTGART)KARLSRUHE GENODE6K
3606DZ BANK AG DEUTSCHE ZENTRAL GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK FRANKFURT AM MAIN (FOR GZ BANK AG FRANKFURT/STUTTGART)STUTTGART GENODESG
3607DZ BANK AG DEUTSCHE ZENTRALGENOSSENSCHAFTSBANKHAMBURG GENODEFF200
3608DZ PRIVATBANK S.A. NIEDERLASSUNG STUTTGARTSTUTTGART GENODEST
3609DZB BANK GMBHMAINHAUSEN DZBMDEF1
3610E TRADE BANK AGDREIEICH COMXDEF1
3611E.ON ENERGY TRADING SEDUESSELDORF EOERDED1
3612E.ON IT GMBHHANNOVER EONGDE21
3613EBANK GF CASHHAMBURG EDECDEH1
3614ECHTERDINGER BANK EGLEINFELDEN-ECHTERDINGEN GENODES1ECH
3615ECKERNFOERDER BANK EG VOLKSBANK RAIFFEISENBANKECKERNFOERDE GENODEF1EFO
3616EDEKABANK AGHAMBURG EDEKDEHH
3617EFIS EDI FINANCE SERVICE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTDREIEICH EFISDEFF
3618EGLOSHEIMER VOLKSBANK EGLUDWIGSBURG (WUERTT) GENODES1EGL
3619EHINGER VOLKSBANK EGEHINGEN (DONAU) GENODES1EHI
3620EHINGER VOLKSBANK EGSCHELKLINGEN GENODES1EHY
3621EHNINGER BANK EGEHNINGEN GENODES1EHN
3622EMSLAENDISCHE VOLKSBANK EGTWIST GENODEF1TWS
3623EMSLAENDISCHE VOLKSBANK EG MEPPENDOERPEN GENODEF1DRP
3624EMSLAENDISCHE VOLKSBANK EG MEPPENMEPPEN GENODEF1MEP
3625ENSKILDA SECURITIES AB (FRANKFURT)FRANKFURT AM MAIN ENSKDEF1
3626ENZTALBANK EGVAIHINGEN AN DER ENZ GENODES1VAI
3627EPPELBORNER VOLKSBANK EGEPPELBORN GENODE51EPP
3628EQUENS SEFRANKFURT AM MAIN EQNSDEFF
3629EQUINET BANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN EQUNDEFF
3630ERFURTER BANK EGERFURT ERFBDE8E
3631ERFURTER BANK EG RAIFFEISENBANKERFURT GENODEF1EF2
3632ERLIGHEIMER BANK EGERLIGHEIM GENODES1EHB
3633ERSTE ABWICKLUNGSGESELLSCHAFTDUESSELDORF EAADDED1
3634ERZGEBIRGSSPARKASSEANNABERG-BUCHHOLZ WELADED1STB
3635ERZGEBIRGSSPARKASSEAUE (SACHS) WELADED1AUS
3636ERZGEBIRGSSPARKASSEMARIENBERG SOLADES1SME
3637ESCHACHER BANK EGESCHACH GENODES1ESC
3638ETHIKBANKEISENBERG GENODEF1ETK
3639ETRIS BANKWUPPERTAL ETRIDE31
3640ETRIS BANKWUPPERTAL(PM LIGHT) ETRIDE31111
3641EULER HERMES DEUTSCHLAND AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTHAMBURG EHKVDEHH
3642EULER HERMES RATING GMBHHAMBURG EHRGDEH1
3643EUREX BONDS GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN XEUBDEF1
3644EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(COLLATERAL MNGMT) EUXCDEFFCOL
3645EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN EUXCDEFZ
3646EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN EUXCDEFF
3647EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(BACKUP MEMBER PAYMENTS) EUXCDEFFBCP
3648EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TARGET2-4) EUXCDEFF004
3649EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TARGET2-3) EUXCDEFF003
3650EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TARGET2-2) EUXCDEFF002
3651EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TARGET2-1) EUXCDEFF001
3652EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(INTERNATIONAL SEGMENT) EUXCDEFFGCI
3653EUREX CLEARING AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(GC POOLING/RTS ZAHLUNGEN AUS CBF) EUXCDEFFRTS
3654EUREX DEUTSCHLANDFRANKFURT AM MAIN XEURDEF1
3655EUROCITY BANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN DLGHDEA1
3656EUROCITY BANK AGWIESBADEN DLGHDEB1
3657EUROCONSULTONE GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN EUGMDEF1
3658EUROHYPO AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (FORMERLY HYPOTHEKENBANK IN ESSEN AG)ESSEN HYESDE3E
3659EUROPE ARAB BANK PLCFRANKFURT AM MAIN ARABDEFF
3660EUROPEAN AERONAUTIC DEFENCE AND SPACE COMPANY EADSN.V.MUENCHEN(PAYMENT DEPARTMENT) EADSDEMMPAY
3661EUROPEAN AERONAUTIC DEFENCE AND SPACE COMPANY EADSN.V.OTTOBRUNN EADSDEMM
3662EUROPEAN BANK FOR FUND SERVICES GMBASCHHEIM EFSGDEM1
3663EUROPEAN BANK FOR FUND SERVICES GMBHMUENCHEN COBADEMX
3664EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR FRANCE) ECBFDEFFFRM
3665EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR UNITED KINGDOM) ECBFDEFFGBM
3666EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB ITX) ECBFDEFFITX
3667EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR MALTA) ECBFDEFFMTM
3668EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN ECBFDEFFCON
3669EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR SPAIN) ECBFDEFFESM
3670EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR LUXEMBOURG) ECBFDEFFLUM
3671EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN ECBFDEFF
3672EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR FINLAND) ECBFDEFFFIM
3673EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR LITHUANIA) ECBFDEFFLTM
3674EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TARGET AND PAYMENTS PROCESSING) ECBFDEFFCNL
3675EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK) ECBFDEFFEUM
3676EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR SLOVENIA) ECBFDEFFSIM
3677EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR LATVIA) ECBFDEFFLVM
3678EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TARGET AND PAYMENTS PROCESSING) ECBFDEFFTPP
3679EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR ESTONIA) ECBFDEFFEEM
3680EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB ECB ACCOUNT) ECBFDEFFEUX
3681EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR SLOVAKIA) ECBFDEFFSKM
3682EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(PM-CM ACCOUNT) ECBFDEFFCMA
3683EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR DENMARK) ECBFDEFFDKM
3684EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(CCBM) ECBFDEF1CCB
3685EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR ROMANIA) ECBFDEFFROM
3686EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR ITALY) ECBFDEFFITM
3687EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(BACK OFFICE) ECBFDEFFBAC
3688EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR PORTUGAL) ECBFDEFFPTM
3689EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN ECBFDEF1IT1
3690EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR IRELAND) ECBFDEFFIEM
3691EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(INVESTMENTS) ECBFDEFFOWN
3692EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR CYPRUS) ECBFDEFFCYM
3693EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR POLAND) ECBFDEFFPLM
3694EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN ECBFDEFF001
3695EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR GREECE) ECBFDEFFGRM
3696EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(INTERNAL FINANCES) ECBFDEFFINF
3697EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR BELGIUM) ECBFDEFFBEM
3698EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN ECBFDEFF002
3699EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT FOR GERMANY) ECBFDEFFDEM
3700EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ECB MIRROR ACCOUNT) ECBFDEFFBGM