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
3901HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN TUBDDEDD502
3902HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGHAMBURG TUBDDEHH
3903HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGKOELN TUBDDEDD500
3904HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGMUENCHEN TUBDDEDD700
3905HSBC TRINKAUS UND BURKHARDT AGSTUTTGART TUBDDEDD600
3906HSH NORDBANK AGHAMBURG HSHNDEHH200
3907HSH NORDBANK AGHAMBURG HSHNDEHH
3908HSH NORDBANK AGKIEL HSHNDEHH210
3909HSH NORDBANK AGLUEBECK HSHNDEHH230
3910HUEMMLINGER VOLKSBANK EGWERLTE GENODEF1WLT
3911HUETTENBERGER BANK EGHUETTENBERG GENODE51HUT
3912HUSUMER VOLKSBANK EGHUSUM GENODEF1HUM
3913HUSUMER VOLKSBANK EGVIOEL HUVODE21
3914HVB INVESTITIONSBANK GMBHHAMBURG HINVDEH1
3915HVB WEALTH MANAGEMENT HOLDING GMBHMUENCHEN HVBWDEM1
3916HW INVEST AGMUENCHEN HWINDEM1
3917HYPOTHEKENBANK FRANKFURT AG (FORMERLY EUROHYPO AG)ESCHBORN EHYPDEFF
3918HYPOTHEKENBANK FRANKFURT AG (FORMERLY EUROHYPO AG)ESCHBORN EHYPDEFFLIT
3919HYPOTHEKENBANK FRANKFURT AG (FORMERLY EUROHYPO AG)ESCHBORN EHYPDEFFMAT
3920HYPOTHEKENBANK FRANKFURT AG (FORMERLY EUROHYPO AG)ESCHBORN EHYPDEFFMIT
3921HYPOTHEKENBANK FRANKFURT AG (FORMERLY EUROHYPO AG)FRANKFURT AM MAIN(EUROHYPO AG FRUEHER RHEINISCHE HYPOTHEKENBANK) EHYPDEF1RHF
3922HYPOTHEKENBANK FRANKFURT AG (FORMERLY EUROHYPO AG)FRANKFURT AM MAIN(EUROHYPO AG FRUEHER DH HAMBURG/NORDDT. HYP) EHYPDEF1DHH
3923HYPOTHEKENBANK FRANKFURT AG (FORMERLY EUROHYPO AG)FRANKFURT AM MAIN(EUROHYPO AG FRUEHER DEUTSCHE HYPOTHEKENBANK) EHYPDEF1DHF
3924I.C.M. INVESTMENTBANK AGBERLIN ICIEDEB1
3925IAT INTERNATIONAL ALGORITHMIC TRADING GMBHOSTSTEINBEK IIATDE21
3926IBM DEUTSCHLAND KREDITBANK GESELLSCHAFT MIT BESCHRANKTER HAFTUNGSTUTTGART IBKBDES1
3927ICAP DEUTSCHLAND GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN IDEGDEF1
3928ICAP SECURITIES LTD FRANKFURT BRANCHFRANKFURT AM MAIN ISFBDEFF
3929ICF KURSMAKLER AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN ICFFDEF1
3930ICICI BANK UK PLCFRANKFURT AM MAIN ICICDEFF
3931ICICI BANK UK PLCFRANKFURT AM MAIN(GERMANY) ICICDEFFCLR
3932ICTFRANKFURT AM MAIN DICTDEF1
3933IKANO BANK GMBHWIESBADEN PLFGDE5A
3934IKANO BANK GMBHWIESBADEN PLFGDE51
3935IKANO BANK GMBHWIESBADEN IKGMDE51
3936IKB DEUTSCHE INDUSTRIEBANK AGDUESSELDORF IKBDDEDDDIR
3937IKB DEUTSCHE INDUSTRIEBANK AGDUESSELDORF IKBDDEDD
3938ILLERTISSER BANK EGILLERTISSEN ULMVDE66002
3939IMC OPTIONS B.V. ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG MUNCHENMUENCHEN IMOPDEM1
3940INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL BANK OF CHINA LTD.FRANKFURT AM MAIN ICBKDEFF
3941ING DIBA AG (COMMERCIAL BANKING)FRANKFURT AM MAIN INGBDEFF
3942ING DIBA AG (RETAIL BANKING)FRANKFURT AM MAIN INGDDEFF
3943ING DIBA AG (RETAIL BANKING)FRANKFURT AM MAIN(DOTATIONSKONTO) INGDDEFFDOT
3944INSTINET GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN ISNTDEF1
3945INTERCARD AGTAUFKIRCHEN ICRDDE71
3946INTERCARD AGTAUFKIRCHEN(CASH SERVICES 20) ICRDDE71020
3947INTERCARD AGTAUFKIRCHEN(CASH SERVICES 10) ICRDDE71010
3948INTERNATIONALE KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHDUESSELDORF INKGDEDD
3949INTERNATIONALES BANKHAUS BODENSEE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTFRIEDRICHSHAFEN IBBFDE81
3950INTERNATIONALES BANKHAUS BODENSEE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTFRIEDRICHSHAFEN IBBFDE81BBK
3951INTERNATIONALES IMMOBILIEN INSTITUT GMBHMUENCHEN IIIDDEM1
3952INTESA SANPAOLO S.P.A. FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN BCITDEFF
3953INTESA SANPAOLO S.P.A. FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN(FRANKFURT) BCITDEFFMUC
3954INVESCO KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN INVODE51
3955INVESTITIONS UND STRUKTURBANK RHEINLAND PFALZ (ISB) GMBHMAINZ ISBRDE51
3956INVESTITIONS UND STRUKTURBANK RHEINLAND PFALZ (ISB) GMBHMAINZ ISBRDE55
3957INVESTITIONSBANK BERLINBERLIN IBBBDEBB
3958INVESTITIONSBANK DES LANDES BRANDEN BURGPOTSDAM ILBXDE8X
3959INVESTITIONSBANK DES LANDES BRANDENBURGPOTSDAM ILBXDE81
3960INVESTITIONSBANK SACHSEN ANHALTMAGDEBURG NOLADE21LSA
3961INVESTITIONSBANK SCHLESWIG HOLSTEINKIEL IBSHDE21
3962ISBANK AGBERLIN(FILIALE BERLIN) ISBKDEFXBER
3963ISBANK AGBERLIN(BERLIN KREUZBERG) ISBKDEFXKRZ
3964ISBANK AGDUESSELDORF(FILIALE DUESSELDORF) ISBKDEFXDUS
3965ISBANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(DOTATIONSKONTO) ISBKDEFXDOT
3966ISBANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN ISBKDEFX
3967ISBANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(ISBKDEFXFRA) ISBKDEFXFRA
3968ISBANK AGGELSENKIRCHEN(ZWEIGSTELLE GELSENKIRCHEN) ISBKDEFXGEL
3969ISBANK AGHAMBURG(FILIALE HAMBURG) ISBKDEFXHAM
3970ISBANK AGKARLSRUHE(ZWEIGSTELLE KARLSRUHE) ISBKDEFXKRL
3971ISBANK AGKOELN(ZWEIGSTELLE KOELN) ISBKDEFXKOL
3972ISBANK AGKOELN(ISBKDEFXKLM) ISBKDEFXKLM
3973ISBANK AGMANNHEIM(FILIALE MANNHEIM) ISBKDEFXMAN
3974ISBANK AGMUENCHEN(FILIALE MUENCHEN) ISBKDEFXMUN
3975ISBANK AGNUERNBERG(ZWEIGSTELLE NUERNBERG) ISBKDEFXNUR
3976ISBANK AGSTUTTGART(ZWEIGSTELLE STUTTGART) ISBKDEFXSTU
3977IVG INSTITUTIONAL FUNDS GMBHWIESBADEN OIMODE61
3978IVG INSTITUTIONAL MANAGEMENT GMBHBONN IVGIDED1
3979J.P. MORGAN INTERNATIONAL BANKFRANKFURT AM MAIN JPMGDEFF
3980J.P. MORGAN SERVICES GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN MGTCDE51
3981J.P.MORGAN AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN CHASDEFXPFS
3982J.P.MORGAN AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN CHASDEFXVR1
3983J.P.MORGAN AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN CHASDEFX
3984J.P.MORGAN AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TEST KEY AND BKE ADMINISTRATION) CHASDEFXKEY
3985J.P.MORGAN AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TELEX AND S.W.I.F.T. MESSAGE ENQUIRIES) CHASDEFXENQ
3986JAGUAR FINANCIAL SERVICES NIEDERLASSUNGEN DER FCE BANK PLCKOELN JAGUDE31
3987JOH. BERENBERG GOSSLER UND CO.KGHAMBURG BEGODEHH
3988JPMORGAN CHASE BANK N.A. FRANKFURT BRANCHFRANKFURT AM MAIN CHASDEFB
3989JPMORGAN CHASE BANK N.A. FRANKFURT BRANCHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TEST KEY AND BKE ADMINISTRATION) CHASDEFBENQ
3990JPMORGAN CHASE BANK N.A. FRANKFURT BRANCHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TELEX AND S.W.I.F.T. MESSAGE ENQUIRIES) CHASDEFBKEY
3991JULIUS BAR KAPITAL AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN JBARDEF1
3992JYSKE BANK A/S HAMBURG BRANCHHAMBURG JYBADEHH
3993KALTENKIRCHENER BANK EGKALTENKIRCHEN GENODEF1KLK
3994KANAM GRUND KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN KANMDEF1
3995KANAM GRUND SPEZIALFONDSGESELLSCHAFT MBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN KNMSDEF1
3996KASSELER BANK EGFULDATAL GENODE51KSY
3997KASSELER BANK EG VOLKSBANK RAIFFEISENBANKKASSEL GENODE51KS1
3998KASSELER SPARKASSEKASSEL HELADEF1KAS
3999KAUPTHING BANK HF. NIEDERLASSUNG DEUTSCHLANDFRANKFURT AM MAIN KAUPDEF1
4000KBC BANK DEUTSCHLAND AGBERLIN BANVDEHB100