Instant Payments Service

Now you can transfer funds instantly within Greece with remittance via the Instant Payments service of Piraeus Bank.

How you benefit

  • Funds transfer and availability within 10 seconds
  • Available 24/7/365
  • Instant settlement of your payment obligations to third parties within Greece
  • Credit to the receiver’s account full of funds, with no extra charges from his bank, provided that the payment is addressed to any bank in Greece participating in the service
  • Secure transactions

How can you make a remittance via Instant Payments Service?

The service is available through:

  • winbank (web banking & winbank mobile app)
  • the branch network

If you wish to send money through Instant Payments service, your transaction has to be sent with Instant Payment priority and to meet the necessary prerequisites (beneficiary bank, amount sent, use of IBAN).

The Ιnstant Payment service is always available, regardless of day or time (24/7/365), for transactions through winbank. For transactions through Piraeus Bank branches, the Instant Payment service is available from Monday to Friday until 14:00.

The funds transfer is executed and credited to the beneficiary's account within 10 seconds. In case your transaction cannot be completed successfully, the money will be refunded to your account within 10 seconds.

The service is provided under the existing legal and regulatory framework.