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bunq review

Informr score
bunq currently has an Informr score of 9.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 5 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

What the Critics Are Saying...


The service is an excellent choice for freelancers or SMBs. With an open-source API and an active developer and consumer community, you’ll likely be able to integrate the app with any accounting or invoicing software you’re using. If not, you can request it, and it might be available in the future....

- Top10BusinessBanks

Bunq is a handy alternative to mainstream banks. You’ll benefit from a number of innovative features – such as real-time transaction notifications, no foreign exchange fees, and international transfers that are facilitated by TransferWise.

- Kane Pepi, MoneyCheck

Bunq is particularly worthwhile for people with an international lifestyle as it allows easy and low-cost spending and transfers overseas. As such, if you live in Spain, France, Germany or the Netherlands and want an IBAN for one of these countries (and especially if you don't mind paying the €2.99...

- Byron Mühlberg, Jan Watermann, Monito

The bottom line is that bunq looks great on paper, with all of its unique features, but we can’t look past all the negative reviews of regular people that had their accounts and their money blocked for months on end. Again, this is nothing unique to bunq, but we just can’t recommend them until they...

- Adrian Volenik, TopMobileBanks

In return for a fixed monthly fee, you geta solid bunch of useful features, from joint accounts to free ATM withdrawals. The main bunq account mostly makes sense if you spend most of your time in a country where Euro is the main currency – if you’re exclusively UK-based, there’s no need to overcompl...

- Valentina Cipriani, Finder


Headquarters Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands
# of Supported Recipient Countries 18
# of Supported Sender Currencies 1
Supported sender currency EUR
Minimum Transfer Amount €1
Daily Transfer Limit €50,000
Minimum Fee Depends on tarif plan
Time to Open an Account Few minutes
Documents Required Proof of identity
Transfer Time (Minimum) 1 day
Wire Type SEPA, SWIFT, built-in Wise integration
Exchange Rate Type Live exchange rate
Payment Option Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Mobile App Android, iOS
SMS Notifications Yes
Email Updates Yes
Customer Support
Telephone Support No
Email Support
Live Chat Support No

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