How do I use my credit/debit card with Skrill?

With the credit / debit card deposit option you can instantly add money to your Skrill account. Skrill supports most of the popular international and local card types. You can check the accepted card types as per your country of residence on our FEES page.   

To make a deposit with your credit / debit card follow the steps bellow:

    1. From the DEPOSIT section of your Skrill account click on DEPOSIT NOW under Credit or debit card.

    2. Click on the +Add card link, enter your card details (card number, expiry date, CVV code) and click on the ADD CARD & CONTINUE button.*

    3. Enter the amount you want to deposit, choose the purpose of deposit and click on NEXT. **

    4. A summary of your deposit will appear on the screen. To complete the transaction, click on CONFIRM.

*If you have already a list with added cards, you can select the card you want to use, enter its CVV code and click on NEXT

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**If a 3D secure code is enabled for your card, you will need to complete an additional validation step on your issuing bank 3DSecure page.

It’s good to note that money deposited with Mastercard can’t be used for:

  • withdrawals to VISA card.
  • payments on merchants (gambling and betting) sites from your Skrill balance.
  • withdrawals to a crypto wallet.*
  • withdrawals to NETELLER.
  • transfers to customers, who haven’t completed their registration yet.
  • transfers between accounts registered in EEA and non-EEA countries.
  • transfers between accounts registered in EEA / non-EEA countries and USA / US territories

If you send the money to other Skrill users, they will have the same restrictions on its use.


How long does a credit/debit card deposit take?

This is a quick deposit option. The money will arrive immediately into your Skrill account.


What are the limits and the fees?

You can check your limits within the DEPOSIT section of your account. By clicking on the relevant deposit option, you will be able to see your deposit limits in accordance with your account status and deposit tries.

You may need to verify your card to increase its deposit limits.

You can check the deposit fees on our FEES page or within the DEPOSIT section of your account.


*The service is currently available in selected countries only.