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Occasionally your bank may need the address of the bank you are transferring to. The address to include is:
Deutsche Bank AG, Zurich Branch
Uraniastrasse 9, 8001
Sending to CHF
For more information and to get started with your first transfer to CHF, click here!
|TransferWise Fee||See pricing page||We have tailored pricing for transfers from CHF, so you can check the cost of your transfer on our pricing page.
You can also see how we work out our fees.
|Delivery time||2 working days,
rarely 5 working days*
|*Payments to CHF are subject to Swiss banks' compliance checks which can delay the crediting of your transfer to the recipient.|
|Maximum amount (per transfer)||2,000,000 CHF|
|Countries we can send to||To Switzerland and Liechtenstein|
|Additional Receiving Banking Fees||None|
|Recipient Full Name||35 English characters only||When sending to individuals, please include the first name and the surname. There is a 35 character limit, and please use only standard Latin letters (a-z).|
|Recipient IBAN||Yes||IBAN should be 21 characters long (letters and numbers) and begin with CH|
|Recipient SWIFT/BIC code||Yes||
Mandatory. SWIFT/BIC code 8-11 characters (letters and numbers)
|Amount Lock Transfers||Yes||The currency you're sending from must also be able to send fixed amounts. Please see our other currency FAQ's more information|
|Guaranteed Rate||Yes||You'll get a guaranteed rate when sending to CHF from most of our currencies (excluding BRL and CZK). This will last for 24 or 48 hours depending on your sending currency. Learn more here.|
|Proof of payout||Yes||As payments to CHF are subject to Swiss banks' compliance checks, which can delay the crediting of your transfer to the recipient, we can only provide the proof of payout after 5 working days since the transfer was sent.|
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Sending from CHF
|TransferWise fee||0,5% (or the equivalent of 1,5 CHF for transfers under 300 CHF.)||When sending from currencies with a different fee, the higher charge applies.
Debit and credit card payments are available from CHF and the additional fees can be seen here.
|Time for deposit to reach TransferWise||1-3 working days, rarely 5 working days||Please note: TransferWise usually only receives deposits within UK working hours (9-5 UK time Mon-Fri)|
|How to send money||Debit/Credit Card, Local bank transfer or International (SWIFT) transfer|
|Additional sending fees||No|
|Maximum amount||60,000 CHF per transfer|
|Amount Lock Transfers (in)||Yes|
|Debit/Credit Card Payments||Yes||The limit per payment for CHF card payments is 3500 CHF. The fees for paying with each type of card can be seen here.|
|Apple Pay||Yes||For more information see our page about Apple Pay|
If you cancel your transfer from CHF when you have already sent the money to us (using one of the payment methods listed), and the transfer has not yet been completed, then we can simply refund your money back to you. See what is required to complete the refund for your payment method below.
When refunding a bank transfer, the money must be sent back to the account it came from and we will ask for the following details:
- Account holder name
- Bank code (BIC/SWIFT)
Your money will then be sent back to you and should arrive within 1 working day.
Card payment refunds are an automatic process (but not instant), and once you cancel a payment, your money will be sent back to the card you paid from. This will then take up to 10 working days to reflect back on your card.
When sending a deposit to us from CHF (Swiss Franc), we ask you to include a different reference to other transfers, which can be seen on your transfer. Swiss banks often have two places to include a reference on a transfer, normally called 'Booking Text' and 'Reason for Payment'. Please enter our reference in 'Reason for Payment'.
If this is entered in 'Booking Text' then our system will not be able to automatically match your deposit to your active transfer and this will be delayed.
We will then ask you for a proof of payment document so we can manually locate your payment in our system.
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