IRIS online payments service

IRIS online payments service offers you the ability of immediate money transfer and credit of beneficiary’s account held in other financial institutions.

How you benefit using the service

  • Immediate credit and money availability for the receiver
  • Immediate cover of your obligations in third party banks within Greece
  • Lower transaction fees
  • Save time
  • Ensures crediting of beneficiary’s account with full amount

How you can send IRIS online payment

You may use the service either through Piraeus Bank branch network or through the winbank web banking & winbank phone banking.

In order to send the IRIS online payment through the bank’s branches, you have to fill in the money transfer order in any branch of Piraeus Bank. The branch employee will require the beneficiary’s customer details:

  • Bank account in IBAN format
  • Full beneficiary’s name

The money transfer is completed within a few seconds.


In order to send the IRIS online payment the through the winbank web banking, you must login using your personal credentials to the web banking of Piraeus Bank and follow the below procedure:

  • Fill in all the form’s fields following the system’s instructions.
  • Should the system acknowledge that the remittance covers all the prerequisites so as to be sent as IRIS online payment (bank, amount) an icon of High priority – IRIS online payments will show up
  • Confirm the selection and place your order. Your linked bank account will be debited with the amount of the remittance and the transaction fees.

In order to send the IRIS online payment through the winbank phone banking, you must call using your personal credentials and use the following procedure:

  • Place your order to the phone banking agent
  • Should the system acknowledge that the credit transfer covers all the prerequisites so as to be sent as IRIS online payment (bank, amount) the agent will be asking if you want to send the remittance through IRIS online payments service.
  • When you confirm to the agent that you wish to send the remittance as IRIS online payment he completes your order. Your linked bank account will be debited with the amount of the remittance and the transaction fees.

Please note, if the order is placed from Monday to Friday until 14:30 through the bank branch or until 16:00 through winbank, is executed immediately. Otherwise, the IRIS online payment will be sent within the next working day.

The service is provided under the current restrictions on capital transfers