Why Sofort?

Trusted by over 85 million users in Europe, Sofort is a direct payment method allowing shoppers to pay you quickly and securely using their online banking details. By giving customers the option to pay via Sofort for WooCommerce Payments*, merchants can now sell to more people in Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Spain.


Customer LocationsAustria, Belgium, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands and Spain.
Customer CurrencyEUR
TypeBank debit
Transaction fees1.4% + €0.25

Accelerate your business with Sofort and WooCommerce Payments

Convenient and safe

Backed by a TÜV certificate, Sofort is fast, convenient, and secure – for both you and your customers. Shoppers don’t need to register or open a new account. Transactions are instant*, and merchants receive immediate confirmation of the payment. With Sofort for WooCommerce Payments, confidential online banking details are never stored or visible to you or any other third party.
* Transactions occur instantly. Settlement may take 2-14 days.

Accept recurring payments

Sofort is designed for instant transactions, but also supports recurring payments via SEPA Direct Debit. It’s compatible with WooCommerce Subscriptions, giving you the potential to grow your business through recurring revenue.

Low fees

WooCommerce Payments has no setup costs or monthly fees and is free to download. Successful transactions made via Sofort cost just 1.4% + €0.25, and there are no hidden fees. More on fees, here.

*WooCommerce Payments is currently available to merchants based in AustraliaAustriaBelgiumCanadaFranceGermanyIrelandItalythe NetherlandsNew Zealand,  PolandPortugalSpainSwitzerlandUnited Kingdom, and the United States.

Get started for free

Sofort can now be enabled as a payment method in WooCommerce Payments. Get started today to manage and view transactions right from your WooCommerce dashboard – with no setup costs or monthly fees.

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