Basic Account

Open a Revolut account with basic features

Experience day-to-day banking, made easy

Check if you're eligible

You can apply for a Basic Account if you live in the EU and don't hold, or haven't applied for an account with another bank in Germany. Please note that we can't accept an application if you already benefit from our basic banking service, or have another payment account with a credit institution located in Germany.This regulated account for private use offers limited payment services. Everyone aged 18 or over who meets the eligibility criteria is entitled to open a Basic Account with us.
Check if you're eligible

Get back to basics with your finances

Receive money straight into your Basic Account. Plus, use it to pay bills, set up direct debits, make card payments, transfers, and withdraw cash at ATMs in the EU. Everything you need is at your fingertips in-app, or on our website. T&Cs apply.
Get back to basics with your finances

Apply for a basic account

Before applying, please make sure you're eligible for a Basic Account and you meet the criteria listed on this page. Please note that this account will have basic functionality only, and you may be restricted from accessing a few features in-app.