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
4401OSTSACHSISCHE SPARKASSE DRESDENHOYERSWERDA OSDDDE81HOY
4402OSTSACHSISCHE SPARKASSE DRESDENKAMENZ OSDDDE81KMZ
4403OSTSACHSISCHE SPARKASSE DRESDENPIRNA OSDDDE81PIR
4404OSTSACHSISCHE SPARKASSE DRESDENRADEBERG OSDDDE81RBG
4405OSTSACHSISCHE SPARKASSE DRESDENSEBNITZ OSDDDE81SEB
4406OSTSEESPARKASSE ROSTOCKROSTOCK NOLADE21ROS
4407OTP BANK NYRT. ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG DEUTSCHLANDESCHBORN OTPVDEFF
4408OTTO M. SCHROEDER BANK AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTHAMBURG OSCBDEH1
4409OTTO M. SCHROEDER BANK AKTIENGESELLSCHAFTHAMBURG(DOTATIONSKONTO) OSCBDEH1DOT
4410OYAK ANKER BANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN OYAKDE5K
4411OYAK ANKER BANK GMBHMANNHEIM(MANNHEIM BRANCH) OYAKDE51005
4412PANTHERA INVESTMENT GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN PAIGDEF1
4413PAX BANK EGAACHEN GENODED1PA1
4414PAX BANK EGBERLIN GENODED1PA6
4415PAX BANK EGERFURT GENODED1PA5
4416PAX BANK EGESSEN GENODED1PA2
4417PAX BANK EGHEILBAD HEILIGENSTADT PAXBDE51
4418PAX BANK EGHEILBAD HEILIGENSTADT GENODED1PAY
4419PAX BANK EGKOELN GENODED1PAX
4420PAX BANK EGMAINZ GENODED1PA4
4421PAX BANK EGTRIER GENODED1PA3
4422PAX BANK EG GF MHDKOELN GENODED1PA7
4423PAYCENTER GMBHFREISING PAGMDEM1
4424PAYMENTGROUP GMBHDREIEICH PAYMDE51
4425PAYONE GMBH AND CO. KGKIEL PAYODE22
4426PICTET AND CIE (EUROPE) S.A. NIEDERLASSUNG FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN PICTDEFF
4427PIONEER INVESTMENTS KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHUNTERFOEHRING ACTSDEMM
4428PIRAEUS BANK SA (FRANKFURT BRANCH) EX AGRICULTURALBANK OF GREECE SAFRANKFURT AM MAIN ABGRDEFF
4429POMMERSCHE VOBA EGBERGEN AUF RUEGEN GENODEF1HSY
4430POMMERSCHE VOBA EGSTRALSUND GENODEF1HST
4431POMMERSCHE VOLKSBANK EGRIBNITZ-DAMGARTEN POVODE81
4432PORTIGON AGDUESSELDORF PORTDEDD
4433POWER KURSEJENGEN POWRDE71
4434PRIVATBANK REITHINGER GMBH AND CO. KGSINGEN (HOHENTWIEL) REITDE61
4435PRIVATBANK REITHINGER GMBH AND CO. KGWIESBADEN REITDE61510
4436PROCREDIT BANK AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN PRCBDEFF
4437PROCREDIT HOLDING AG AND CO. KG AAFRANKFURT AM MAIN PRCHDEF1
4438PSA FINANCE DEUTSCHLAND GMBHNEU-ISENBURG PSADDEF1
4439PSD BANK BERLIN BRANDENBURG EGBERLIN GENODEF1PY1
4440PSD BANK BERLIN BRANDENBURG EGBERLIN GENODEF1P01
4441PSD BANK BRAUNSCHWEIG EGBRAUNSCHWEIG GENODEF1P02
4442PSD BANK BREMENBREMEN GENODEF1P03
4443PSD BANK FRANKFURTDARMSTADT GENODEF1PY6
4444PSD BANK FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN(PSD BANK HESSEN-THUERINGEN EG) GENODEF1P06
4445PSD BANK HANNOVERHANNOVER GENODEF1P09
4446PSD BANK HANNOVERVAHRENWALD GENODEF1PY9
4447PSD BANK KARLSRUHE NEUSTADT EGKARLSRUHE GENODEF1P10
4448PSD BANK KIEL EGKIEL GENODEF1P11
4449PSD BANK KOBLENZKOBLENZ GENODEF1P12
4450PSD BANK KOBLENZMAINZ GENODEF1PZ2
4451PSD BANK KOELN EGKOELN GENODEF1P13
4452PSD BANK MUENCHEN EGAUGSBURG GENODEF1P14
4453PSD BANK MUENCHEN EGMUENCHEN GENODEF1PY4
4454PSD BANK NIEDERBAYERN OBERPFALZ EGLANDSHUT GENODEF1PY8
4455PSD BANK NIEDERBAYERN OBERPFALZ EGREGENSBURG GENODEF1P18
4456PSD BANK NORD EGHAMBURG GENODEF1P08
4457PSD BANK NORD EGSCHWERIN PSNODE21
4458PSD BANK NUERNBERG EGBAMBERG GENODEF1PY7
4459PSD BANK NUERNBERG EGNUERNBERG GENODEF1P17
4460PSD BANK RHEINNECKARSAAR EGFREIBURG IM BREISGAU GENODEF1P07
4461PSD BANK RHEINNECKARSAAR EGSAARBRUECKEN GENODEF1P19
4462PSD BANK RHEINNECKARSAAR EGSAARBRUECKEN PSDRDE51
4463PSD BANK RHEINNECKARSAAR EGSTUTTGART GENODEF1P20
4464PSD BANK RHEINNECKARSAAR EGSTUTTGART GENODEF1PY2
4465PSD BANK TRIER NIEDERL. DER PSD BANK KOELN EGTRIER GENODEF1P21
4466PSD BANK WESTFALEN LIPPEBIELEFELD PSWLDE31
4467PSD BANK WESTFALEN LIPPE EGMUENSTER (WESTF) GENODEF1P15
4468PSD RHEIN RUHR EGDORTMUND GENODEF1P04
4469PSD RHEIN RUHR EGDUESSELDORF GENODEF1P05
4470PSR RATING GMBHTUEBINGEN PSRGDES1
4471QUIRIN BANK AGBERLIN QUBKDEBB
4472QUIRIN BANK AGBERLIN BEFFDEB1
4473QUONIAM ASSET MANAGEMENT GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN QANTDEFF
4474RABOBANK INTERNATIONALFRANKFURT AM MAIN RABODEFF
4475RABOBANK INTERNATIONALFRANKFURT AM MAIN(TARGET2) RABODEFFTAR
4476RABOBANK INTERNATIONALFRANKFURT AM MAIN(RABO DIRECT DE) RABODEFFCOS
4477RABOBANK INTERNATIONALFRANKFURT AM MAIN(DIRECT BANKING) RABODEFFDIR
4478RABOBANK INTERNATIONALHAMBURG RABODEFF230
4479RAFFEISENBANK OBERNBREIT UND UMGEBUNG EGOBERNBREIT GENODEF1ROU
4480RAIFFEISEN BANK ESCHWEILER EGKINZWEILER GENODED1RSX
4481RAIFFEISEN BANK TEUBLITZ LEONBERG EGTEUBLITZ GENODEF1TEU
4482RAIFFEISEN GEBIETSBANK EGNEUHAUSEN GENODE61NHS
4483RAIFFEISEN LANDESBANK TIROL AG ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG JUNGHOLZJUNGHOLZ RZTIDE71
4484RAIFFEISEN PRIVATBANK EGDIELHEIM RAPRDE51
4485RAIFFEISEN SPAR UND KREDITBANK EGLAUF GENODEF1LAU
4486RAIFFEISEN SPAR+KREDITBANK EGSCHNAITTACH RASPDE51
4487RAIFFEISEN UND VOLKSBANK DAHN EGBUNDENTHAL GENODE61DAY
4488RAIFFEISEN UND VOLKSBANK DAHN EGDAHN GENODE61DAH
4489RAIFFEISEN UND VOLKSBANK NORDHORN EGNORDHORN GENODEF1NDH
4490RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANKZAPFENDORF RAFNDE51
4491RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK BAD STAFFELSTEINBAD STAFFELSTEIN GENODEF1SFF
4492RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK BAD STAFFELSTEIN EGEBENSFELD RABFDE51
4493RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK DELMENHORST SCHIERBROK EGDELMENHORST GENODEF1GSC
4494RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK DILLINGEN EGDILLINGEN GENODEF1DLG
4495RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK DONAUWOERTH EGDONAUWOERTH GENODEF1DON
4496RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK EBERSBERG EGGRAFING GENODEF1ASG
4497RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK EGAURICH GENODEF1UPL
4498RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK EGDETTELBACH GENODEF1DTT
4499RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK EGSCHWABENHEIM GENODE51SWB
4500RAIFFEISEN VOLKSBANK EG GADEBUSCHGADEBUSCH GENODEF1GDB