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 WooPayments*, merchants can now sell to more people in Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, and Spain.


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

Accelerate your business with SOFORT and WooPayments

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. 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 Woo Subscriptions, giving you the potential to grow your business through recurring revenue.

Low fees

WooPayments 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 info on fees.

* WooPayments is currently available to merchants based in 36 countries.

Get started for free

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

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