Euro Account

Make and receive payments with our euro bank account

What you get

Reduced exchange rate risk

If you carry out lots of transactions in euros, the Euro Account can help you save on exchange fees and avoid potential exchange rate loss.

Free transfers between Barclays accounts

There’s no fee for transferring money between your Euro Account and Barclays sterling current accounts.

Regular statements

You’ll receive statements as set out in your Retail Customer Agreement. The frequency of when you receive statements can be changed at any time.1

Cheque/Credit book

You can request a cheque and/or credit book, so you can make payments and deposits in euros.

Apply in branch

You’ll need a sterling current account with us to open a Euro Account. See our alternative accounts if you want to bank in another currency or if you’re looking for a currency deposit account [PDF, 339KB].

New to Barclays?

Find out more about our current accounts – you’ll need one before you can apply for a Euro Account.

Already bank with us?

To apply for a foreign currency account, visit your nearest open branch – use our branch finder to check our opening hours, which may have changed recently.

Alternatively, call our International Helpdesk on 03459 75 75 752, but please note that we’re receiving lots of calls at the moment so you may have to wait longer than usual.

Looking to bank in another currency?

Dollar Account

Get all the benefits of a current account in the world’s premier reserve and trading currency.

Offshore banking

Our offshore locations could offer you financial planning advantages.