N26 is a German direct bank, originally founded in 2013 and headquartered in Berlin, Germany. The company focuses on Europe as its primary market and offers bank accounts reimaged for today’s mobile lifestyle.
The bank focuses on normal bank accounts, with extended modern features that make sending, saving and keeping your money safe as easy as possible. In addition, they offer different kind of plans with additional benefits. All offer direct access through their own App or WebApp.
N26: €0.00/month, Free ATM withdrawals in euro, Free Payments in any currency
N26 Black: €9.90/month, N26 + Free withdrawal worldwide, Allianz insurance package
N26 Metal: €16.90/month, N26 Black + Dedicated Customer Support, Exclusive partner offers
Opening a Bank Account
Follow the official instructions:
You can open an N26 account on their official website if you:
- Are at least 18 years old
- Are a resident of a supported country
- Hold a supported ID (eligibility depends on whether you live in or outside of Germany)
- Don’t already have an account with them
Step 1: After confirming your email, personal details, and shipping address, select the type of account you want.
Step 2: Prove your identity and connect your smartphone to your new account.
Step 3: At that point, you’re able to top up your account via SEPA or FPS transfer or deposit cash using CASH26 (if you’re in Germany or Austria).
Step 4: After a few days, you’ll receive your N26 Mastercard by post.
Chat through their official App or WebApp, available:
Monday – Friday: 8:00-21:00