International online banking
Online banking with Barclays
Imagine having the freedom to manage your money around the clock, in different currencies and time zones, from almost anywhere in the world.
That's the reality behind our International Telephone and Online Banking service.
If you're moving abroad or already living abroad, this comprehensive service will make it a breeze for you to manage your money. Offering truly international banking, it lets you conduct everything from checking your balance to more complex procedures such as making international payments.
What's more, you can choose whether you want to deal with us by phone or online. The online option is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. All you need for internet banking is a PC or Mac with internet access1. Telephone banking offers a more personal service during UK office hours.
View our Online Banking demonstration
International banking options
Barclays can offer you a choice of international banking options. These are:
Relationship Manager Service. A fee-free personal, tailored solution designed to help affluent clients maximise their wealth. A dedicated Relationship Manager will take the time to get to know you, in order to understand your circumstances and help you achieve your financial aspirations.
The service is aimed at clients with balances of £50,000 or more (or currency equivalent) to place with Barclays international banking, or for clients who have come to live in or are moving to the UK, an annual individual gross income of £150,000 or more to mandate to a Barclays International bank account. Click here for more information.
iBank. Our entry-level international banking service offers day to day banking facilities and a savings account plus access to a range of financial products and services, available for just £10 (US$16.50 or €14.50). See our tariff for details of the iBank fee in other currencies. Click here for more information about iBank.
iBank Saver. Ideal for international savers who don't need a current account or cards, and available for no monthly fee. Click here for more information.
Each of our service options allows you to manage your account across country borders effectively and without fuss1.
All of our international banking options allow you to choose from:
- Day to day banking in a range of currencies
- Debit cards
Internet banking security
A system of pass codes, unique reference numbers and memorable words makes the International Telephone and Online Banking service extremely secure. Additionally, we are always looking at ways of improving security measures and implementing better safeguards.
Online banking account features
The benefits of our International Telephone and Online Banking service include:
- Check the balance of your accounts
- Transfer money between your Barclays accounts in any currency
- Make payments up to a maximum of £50,000 (or currency equivalent) per payment
- Enquire about transactions
- Pay bills to most companies with UK banking facilities
- Set up, amend or terminate UK and international standing orders
- Order and change the frequency of your postal statements
- Order cheque books, paying-in books and replacement credit or debit cards
- Stop cheques
- Amend your personal details
- Enquire about additional products such as savings, investments and mortgages
- Keep in touch with us through our secure internet messaging service.
International payments and money transfer
Set up an International Bank Account with Barclays and international payments are quick, secure and easy. If you make payments online you will also qualify for attractive discounts.
1 For a short period of time every night (UK time), the site may be unavailable whilst we refresh data. Access may also be limited in some countries due to the prohibited transmission of encrypted data over telephone lines. Please contact your local embassy to check your country's legal position.
You have sole responsibility for the management of your tax and legal affairs, including making any applicable filings and payments and complying with any applicable laws and regulations. We have not provided and will not provide you with tax or legal advice and recommend that you obtain your own independent tax and legal advice tailored to your individual circumstances.
† Lines are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week except for 25 December when the lines are closed. Call costs may vary - please check with your telecoms provider. Calls may be recorded so that we can monitor the quality of our service and for security purposes.
The products and services described on this page are provided by the following companies, which are part of Barclays: Barclays Bank PLC in London and Barclays Private Clients International Limited in the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey. For further Information on these companies and Barclays please read the Important Information.
Products and services on this site may not be available in certain jurisdictions. In particular, these products and services are not being offered in Japan or the United States or to US residents. For full details of exclusions and disclaimers please see the Important Information before proceeding. Each Barclays company reserves the right to make a final determination on whether or not you are eligible for any particular product or service.