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
6001STAEDTISCHE SPARKASSE SCHWEINFURTSCHWEINFURT BYLADEM1SSW
6002STANDARD CHARTERED BANK (GERMANY) GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN SCBLDEF1
6003STANDARD CHARTERED BANK (GERMANY) GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(FRANKFURT ETC) SCBLDEF1ETC
6004STANDARD CHARTERED BANK (GERMANY) GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(FRANKFURT DTC) SCBLDEF1DTC
6005STANDARD CHARTERED BANK GERMANY BRANCHFRANKFURT AM MAIN SCBLDEFX
6006STATE BANK OF INDIAFRANKFURT AM MAIN SBINDEFF
6007STATE BANK OF INDIAFRANKFURT AM MAIN(DOTATIONSKONTO) SBINDEF1DOT
6008STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN SBOSDEMX
6009STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN(TRADE AND SETTLEMENT DEPT.) SBOSDEMXGTS
6010STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN(TARGET2) SBOSDEMXTGT
6011STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN(FOREIGN EXCHANGE) SBOSDEMXFEX
6012STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN(CUSTODY OPERATIONS) SBOSDEMXCST
6013STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN(CASH OPERATIONS) SBOSDEMXLUX
6014STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN(CASH OPERATIONS) SBOSDEMXATV
6015STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN SBOSDEMXZTA
6016STATE STREET BANK GMBHMUENCHEN(AGENT FUND TRADING) SBOSDEMXAFT
6017STATE STREET GLOBAL ADVISORS GMBHMUENCHEN STGIDEM1
6018STEYLER BANKSANKT AUGUSTIN GENODED1STB
6019STEYLER BANK GMBHMENDEN GENODED1STY
6020STYROLUTION GROUP GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN STYRDEFF
6021SUED WEST KREDITBANK FINANZIERUNG GMBHBINGEN SUFGDE51
6022SUEDDEUTSCHE AKTIENBANK AGSTUTTGART DEAKDES1
6023SUEDTIROLER SPARKASSEMUENCHEN SUSKDEM1
6024SUEDWESTBANK AGSTUTTGART SWBSDESS
6025SUMITOMO MITSUI BANKING CORPORATIONDUESSELDORF SMBCDEDD
6026SURECOMP DOS GMBHHAMBURG DOSDDEHH
6027SUTOR BANKHAMBURG MHSBDEHB
6028SVENSKA HANDELSBANKEN AB (PUBL) NIEDERLASSUNG FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN HANDDEF1FRA
6029SVENSKA HANDELSBANKEN AB (PUBL) NIEDERLASSUNG FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN HANDDEFF
6030SWISS EURO CLEARING BANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN SECGDEFF
6031SWISS EURO CLEARING BANK GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN(EUROSIC) SECGDEFFEUR
6032SWISS LIFE ASSET MANAGEMENT GMBHMUENCHEN SLAMDEMM
6033SWISS RE LIFE AND HEALTH GERMANYUNTERFOEHRING SWREDEM1
6034SYDBANK A/SBERLIN SYBKDE22BER
6035SYDBANK A/SFLENSBURG SYBKDE22
6036SYDBANK A/SHAMBURG SYBKDE22HAM
6037SYDBANK A/SKIEL(KIEL) SYBKDE22KIE
6038SYLTER BANK EGWESTERLAND GENODEF1SYY
6039SYLTER BANK EGWESTERLAND (SYLT) GENODEF1SYL
6040TALANX ASSET MANAGEMENT GMBHKOELN AAMGDE2H
6041TALANX SERVICE AGHANNOVER TXSEDE2H
6042TARGOBANK AG CO KGAADUESSELDORF CMCIDEDD
6043TASS WERTPAPIERHANDELSBANK GMBHHOFHEIM AM TAUNUS TAWGDE51
6044TAUNUS SPARKASSEFRANKFURT AM MAIN HELADEF1TSK
6045TEAMBANK AGNUERNBERG TEAMDE77
6046TEAMBANK AGNUERNBERG TEAMDE71
6047TEAMBANK AGNUERNBERG(AUSTRIA) TEAMDE71TAT
6048TEBA KREDITBANK GMBH AND CO. KGLANDAU (ISAR) TEKRDE71
6049THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FRANKFURT BRANCHFRANKFURT AM MAIN IRVTDEFX
6050THE BANK OF TOKYO MITSUBISHI UFJ LTD.HAMBURG(HAMBURG BRANCH) BOTKDEH1
6051THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC FRANKFURTFRANKFURT AM MAIN(THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC (GERMANY) GLOBAL LENDING OPERATIONS) RBOSDE22GLO
6052THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)BERLIN(BERLIN BRANCH) ABNADEFFBER
6053THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)DORTMUND(DORTMUND BRANCH) ABNADEFFDOR
6054THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)DUESSELDORF(DUESSELDORF BRANCH) ABNADEFFDUS
6055THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)FRANKFURT AM MAIN(FRANKFURT BRANCH) ABNADEFFFRA
6056THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)FRANKFURT AM MAIN ABNADEFF
6057THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)HAMBURG(HAMBURG BRANCH) ABNADEFFHAM
6058THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)KOELN(KOELN BRANCH) ABNADEFFKOE
6059THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLC GERMANY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS RBS NV)MUENCHEN(MUENCHEN BRANCH) ABNADEFFMUN
6060THUERINGER AUFBAUBANK ANSTALT DES OEFFENTLICHEN RECHTSERFURT TABEDE81
6061TMW PRAMERICA PROPERTY INVESTMENT GMBHMUENCHEN TMWPDEM1
6062TOYOTA KREDITBANK GMBHKOELN TFSEDE31
6063TOYOTA KREDITBANK GMBHKOELN TOBADE33
6064TRADEGATE AG WERTPAPIERHANDELSBANKBERLIN TRDADEBB
6065TRANSACT ELEKTRONISCHE ZAHLUNGSSYSTEME GMBHBERLIN TEZGDEB1
6066TRANSACT ELEKTRONISCHE ZAHLUNGSSYSTEME GMBHBERLIN(BERLIN 3) TEZGDEB1003
6067TRANSACT ELEKTRONISCHE ZAHLUNGSSYSTEME GMBHBERLIN(BERLIN 2) TEZGDEB1002
6068TRANSACT ELEKTRONISCHE ZAHLUNGSSYSTEME GMBHBERLIN(BERLIN 1) TEZGDEB1001
6069TRANSOLVER FINANCE GMBHHEILBRONN TRANDE61
6070TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF TISGDE5W
6071TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(BPT-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WBPT
6072TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(TIS-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WTIS
6073TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(AEP-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WAEP
6074TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(SAF-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WSAF
6075TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(OTS-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WOTS
6076TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(FTS-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WFTS
6077TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(FSP-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WFSP
6078TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(DCH-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WDCH
6079TREASURY INTELLIGENCE SOLUTIONS GMBHWALLDORF(BSH-SUBSYSTEM) TISGDE5WBSH
6080TRELLEBORGVIBRACOUSTIC GMBHWEINHEIM TBVCDE66
6081TRIODOS BANK N.V. DEUTSCHLANDFRANKFURT AM MAIN TRODDEF1
6082TUEV SUED AGMUENCHEN TUEVDEM1
6083TULLIUS WALDEN BANK AGSTUTTGART TUWADEST
6084TXB TRANSAKTIONSBANK GMBHHAMBURG PBTBDEH1
6085UBI BANCA INTERNATIONAL S.A.MUENCHEN BEPODEMM
6086UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGBERLIN(BERLIN) SMHBDEFFBER
6087UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGBIELEFELD(BIELEFELD) SMHBDEFFBIE
6088UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGDUESSELDORF(DUESSELDORF) SMHBDEFFDUS
6089UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN UBSWDEFF
6090UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGFRANKFURT AM MAIN SMHBDEFF
6091UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGHAMBURG(HAMBURG) SMHBDEFFHAM
6092UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGKOELN(KOELN) SMHBDEFFKOE
6093UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGMUENCHEN(MUENCHEN) SMHBDEFFMUN
6094UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGOFFENBACH (MAIN)(OFFENBACH) SMHBDEFFOFF
6095UBS DEUTSCHLAND AGSTUTTGART(STUTTGART) SMHBDEFFSTG
6096UBS GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT (DEUTSCHLAND) GMBHFRANKFURT AM MAIN UBSNDEFF
6097UBS REAL ESTATE KAPITALANLAGEGESELLSCHAFT MBHMUENCHEN UREADEM1
6098UFJ BANK LIMITED DUSSELDORF BRANCHDUESSELDORF SANWDED1
6099UHLBACHER BANK EGSTUTTGART GENODES1UHL
6100ULMER VOLKSBANK EG ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG DIETENHEIMDIETENHEIM ULMVDE66005