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
3801GENERALI DEUTSCHLAND SERVICES GMBHAACHEN GENGDE31
3802GENERALI INVESTMENTS EUROPE GERMAN BRANCHKOELN AMFIDE33
3803GENO BANK ESSEN EGESSEN GENODEM1GBE
3804GENO BANK ESSEN EGHATTINGEN GENODEM1GBZ
3805GENOBANK DONAUWALD EGVIECHTACH GENODEF1DGV
3806GENOBANK MAINZ EGMAINZ-MOMBACH GENODE51MZ6
3807GENOBANK RHOEN GRABFELD EGMEININGEN GENODEF1MLF
3808GENOBANK RHOEN GRABFELD EGMELLRICHSTADT GENODEF1MLV
3809GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK MECKENBEUREN EGBROCHENZELL GENODES1GMY
3810GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK MECKENBEUREN EGMECKENBEUREN GENODES1GMB
3811GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK MUENCHEN EGMUENCHEN GENODEF1M07
3812GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK MUENCHEN EGMUENCHEN GENODEF1M7Y
3813GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK SUEDLICHE WESTPFALZ EGWALDFISCHBACH-BURGALBEN GENODE61WFB
3814GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK UNTERALLGAEU EGMINDELHEIM GENODEF1MIR
3815GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK WEIL IM SCHOENBUCH EGWEIL IM SCHOENBUCH GENODES1GWS
3816GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK WERTINGEN EGWERTINGEN GENODEF1WTG
3817GENOSSENSCHAFTSBANK WOLFSCHLUGEN EGWOLFSCHLUGEN GENODES1WLF
3818GEOBAN S.A. ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG DEUTSCHLANDMOENCHENGLADBACH GEZDDE31
3819GERAER BANK EGGERA GENODEF1GEV
3820GERAER BANK EGRONNEBURG GENODEF1GEX
3821GERAER BANK EG FILIALE SCHLOSSSTRASSEGERA GEFLDE81
3822GETAF MBHNUERNBERG GETMDE71
3823GIESECKE UND DEVRIENTMUENCHEN GIESDEMM
3824GLADBACHER BANK AG VON 1922MOENCHENGLADBACH GENODED1GBM
3825GLADBACHER BANK AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT VON 1922KORSCHENBROICH GENODED1GBY
3826GLS BANK MUENCHENMUENCHEN GENODEF1M09
3827GLS GEMEINSCHAFTSBANK EGBOCHUM GENODEM1GLS
3828GMAC BANK GMBHRUESSELSHEIM GMGGDE51
3829GOLDMAN SACHS AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN GOLDDEFF
3830GOLDMAN SACHS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN GSIMDEF1
3831GOYER AND GOEPPEL KGHAMBURG GOGODEH1
3832GRAFSCHAFTER VOLKSBANK EGNORDHORN GENODEF1NEV
3833GRENKE BANK AGBADEN-BADEN GREBDEH1
3834GRENKE BANK AGBADEN-BADEN GREBDEHH
3835GRENKE BANK AGBADEN-BADEN(ASSET BACKED SECURITIES) GREBDEHHABS
3836GROSS GERAUER VOLKSBANK EGGROSS-GERAU GENODE51GG1
3837GRUND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GROUPMUENCHEN GIPGDEM1
3838GSCHWENDER BANK RAIFFEISEN EGGSCHWEND GENODES1GBR
3839HAGNAUER VOLKSBANK EGHAGNAU GENODE61HAG
3840HALLERTAUER VOLKSBANK EGPFAFFENHOFEN (ILM) GENODEF1PFI
3841HALLERTAUER VOLKSBANK EGROHRBACH HAVBDE81
3842HAMBURG MANNHEIMER INVESTMENT TRUSTHAMBURG HMITDEH1
3843HAMBURGER SPARKASSE AGAHRENSBURG HASPDEHH200
3844HAMBURGER SPARKASSE AGHAMBURG HASPDEHH
3845HAMBURGER SPARKASSE AGNORDERSTEDT HASPDEHH201
3846HAMBURGER VOLKSBANK EGGEESTHACHT HAOLDE21
3847HAMBURGER VOLKSBANK EGHAMBURG GENODEF1HH2
3848HAMBURGISCHE WOHNUNGSBAUKREDITANSTALT AORHAMBURG HAWODEH1
3849HANDELS UND GEWERBEBANK AUGSBURG EG ALTAUGSBURG GENODEF1A03
3850HANNOVER RUECKVERSICHERUNG AGHANNOVER HRESDE21
3851HANNOVERSCHE VOLKSBANK EGHANNOVER HAVKDE21
3852HANNOVERSCHE VOLKSBANK EGHANNOVER VOHADE2H
3853HANSAINVEST HANSEATISCHE INVESTMENT GMBHHAMBURG HIHHDEH1
3854HANSE ORGA AGHAMBURG HOAGDEHH
3855HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGESSEN HSTBDEH1ESS
3856HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGHAMBURG HSTBDEHH
3857HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGHAMBURG(ZW. NORD) HSTBDEH1OV1
3858HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGHAMBURG(FILIALE HAMBURG-SUD) HSTBDEH1NKS
3859HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGHAMBURG(FILIALE HAMBURG-OST) HSTBDEH1NKO
3860HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGHANAU HSTBDEH1HAU
3861HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGHANNOVER HSTBDEH1HAN
3862HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGLEIPZIG HSTBDEH1LEI
3863HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGMUENCHEN HSTBDEH1MUE
3864HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGNUERNBERG HSTBDEH1NUE
3865HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGSAARBRUECKEN HSTBDEH1SAA
3866HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGSTUTTGART HSTBDEH1STU
3867HANSEATIC BANK GMBH AND CO KGWUERZBURG HSTBDEH1WUE
3868HANSEATISCHE WERTPAPIERBOERSE HAMBURGHAMBURG XHAMDEH1
3869HARZSPARKASSEWERNIGERODE NOLADE21HRZ
3870HAUCK UND AUFHAEUSER PRIVATBANKIERS KGAAFRANKFURT AM MAIN HAUKDEFF
3871HAUSBANK MUENCHEN EG BANK FUER HAUS UND GRUNDBESITZMUENCHEN GENODEF1MU4
3872HEDELFINGER BANK EGSTUTTGART GENODES1HFB
3873HEEDER VOLKSBANK EGHEEDE GENODEF1HEE
3874HEGNACHER BANK RAIFFEISEN EGWAIBLINGEN GENODES1HEG
3875HEIDELBERGCEMENT AGHEIDELBERG HCEMDE66
3876HEIDELBERGER VOLKSBANK EGHEIDELBERG GENODE61HD1
3877HEIDELBERGER VOLKSBANK EGHEIDELBERG GENODE61HDY
3878HEIDENHEIMER VOLKSBANK EGHEIDENHEIM (BRENZ) GENODES1HDH
3879HEINSBERGER VOLKSBANKHEINSBERG GENODED1HNB
3880HELABA INVEST KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN HELVDEFF
3881HELLWIG WERTPAPIERHANDELSBANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN HEWGDEF1
3882HENKEL KGAADUESSELDORF HENKDEDD
3883HERAEUS HOLDING GMBHHANAU HERADE51
3884HERNER SPARKASSEHERNE WELADED1HRN
3885HESSIGHEIMER BANK EGHESSIGHEIM GENODES1HHB
3886HEWLETT PACKARD GMBHBOEBLINGEN HEGMDE61
3887HKB BANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(PM LIGHT KONTO) HKBBDEF1DOT
3888HKB BANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN HKBBDEF1FRA
3889HKB BANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN HKBBDEF1
3890HOCHLAND SEHEIMENKIRCH HOCHDE8H
3891HOERNER BANK AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTHEILBRONN HOEBDE61
3892HOFMANN SCHNEIDER WERTPAPIER GMBHBERLIN HOSWDEB1
3893HOHENZOLLERISCHE LANDESBANK KREISSPARKASSESIGMARINGEN SOLADES1SIG
3894HONDA BANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN HONDDEF1
3895HORDORFF GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN HOGBDEF1
3896HSBC GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT (DEUTSCHLAND) GMBHDUESSELDORF HAMGDED1
3897HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGBADEN-BADEN TUBDDEDD662
3898HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGBERLIN TUBDDEDD100
3899HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGDUESSELDORF TUBDDEDD
3900HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGDUESSELDORF(EURO SLA PAYMENT SERVICE) TUBDDEDDEUR