Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card

Prepaid Cards Piraeus Bank Non-reloadable prepaid card in plastic form. Offer it as a gift to your loved ones and they can decide how and where to use it.
IDEAL FOR
  • A gift to your loved ones
MAXIMUM
LOAD AMOUNT
€250
HOW TO GET IT
  • Immediately at any Piraeus Bank branch
FEES
  • €5 to issue and load the card (includes the initial loading fee)

How you benefit

Instant card issue

The Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card is issued immediately at any Piraeus Bank branch. You are not required to open an account or get any other product. You can use your Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card straightaway.


Widely accepted

The Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card is available in plastic. Use it at any online or physical business or store in Greece or abroad that displays the MasterCard logo. It also accepts refunds if you need to return products you have bought using it.


Versatile

Alternatively, you can use it in case you want to cover with a card temporary payment needs up to €250, but you do not have the supporting documents for the issuance of a credit, debit or prepaid reloadable card.

Alternatively, you can use it to cover temporary payment needs up to €250 with a card, but do not have the supporting documents for a credit, debit or prepaid reloadable card. You only need an ID card or passport to get a Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card. You are not required to open an account or get any other product.


Contactless transactions

The Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card is the first prepaid card in Greece to offer contactless transactions.
It is an ideal alternative to cash, for low-value transactions.

Carry out secure, convenient and fast contactless transactions at all points of sale displaying the relevant  logo, without the card ever leaving your hand.


Upgrade option


For more transaction options, you can upgrade the Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card to a Piraeus Prepaid Reloadable Card for free, any time before it expires. The card details (card number, expiry date and CVC2 code) will remain the same. To upgrade it, visit any Piraeus Bank branch to submit the required supporting documents.

Find out all the supporting documents needed (file pdf)

How to upgrade your Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card to a Piraeus Prepaid Reloadable Card step-by-step

Features

Prepaid plastic card

Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card is a Chip & PIN card. Use it to shop at any merchant accepting MasterCard in Greece or abroad, until you have used up all the available balance. The maximum available balance is €250.



Non-reloadable

You can only load the Prepaid Gift Card once, and only upon issuing, by depositing cash at any Piraeus Bank branch cashier. The card can neither be reloaded nor unloaded. For your convenience, you may upgrade it to a Piraeus Prepaid Reloadable Card for free, keeping the same card and details. To upgrade it, visit any Piraeus Bank branch to submit the required supporting documents.

Find out all the supporting documents needed (file pdf)

How to upgrade your Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card to a Piraeus Prepaid Reloadable Card step-by-step



Transactions*

Use your Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card 24/7 to shop online or at physical stores that display the MasterCard logo around the world, until you have used up the available balance. There is no limit to the number of transactions you can make. It also accepts refunds if you need to return products you have bought using it.

*For more information regarding the allowed transactions press here



Direct debit

The Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card is a prepaid card. It is neither a credit nor a debit card. It is not linked to any deposit account. Each transaction you make is directly debited to your card, until you have used up all the available balance. The maximum available balance is €250. No interest is charged to any of the transactions. Unless there are sufficient funds, transactions cannot be completed.



Transaction & load limits

Load Limit
 
€10 to €255
 
The load amount includes
the card issue fee
Transaction limit
 
Up to €250

 


You can only load the Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card once and only upon issuing. It accepts up to €250. You can make transactions until you have used up all the available balance. This card transaction limit cannot change.

 

Fees
Card issue & initial load

 

€5*

Card reissue

 

Transaction not available

Card upgrade
to Piraeus Prepaid Reloadable**

 

Free

Reload

 

Transaction not available

Unload

 

Transaction not available

Cash advances at ATMs

 

Transaction not available

Purchases in non euro currency

 

2% of the transaction amount, max. €5

Balance enquiry at ATMs

Piraeus Bank

 

Free

Other banks in Greece and abroad***

 

€0,18

  • Load expenses are subtracted from the amount deposited at the cashier upon issuing 
  • ** Card upgrade from Chip & PIN to contactless plastic carries the same fees as the issue of a reloadable card (€3)
    *** Where available


How to get a Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card

To get a Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card, you do not have to be a Piraeus Bank customer.

You can issue it at any Piraeus Bank branch in Greece in just a few minutes. You just need to show you ID card or passport and give your Greek mobile phone number.

 1.  Your Piraeus Prepaid Gift Card is issued and loaded.


 2.  You then receive it immediately, along with the PIN. This is necessary for your transactions.

Your Prepaid Gift Card is activated on the spot. You can then use it to shop at any merchant accepting MasterCard in Greece or abroad, until you have used up the available balance.