Foreign Payment Transactions

Cashless foreign payment transactions and foreign currency payments in the Czech Republic.

Transfer money to more
than 180 countries worldwide

PAYMENT SETTLEMENT
By next business day

Reliable cashless foreign payment transactions

Payments sent and credited throughout the day

Online telephone assistance available for payment orders

Make payments online, at a branch, and over the telephone

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USEFUL INFORMATION

  • Cashless foreign payment transactions in CZK and foreign currencies or foreign currency payments to other banks in the Czech Republic
  • Available to anyone with an account in KB intended for payments
  • Payments to/from our branch in Slovakia with special rates
  • International payments can be executed in AUD, BGN, CAD, CNY, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HRK, HUF, CHF, JPY, NOK, PLN, RON, RUB, SEK, TRY, and USD. Payments in other currencies (approximately 110 currencies to 160 countries) can only be submitted on a paper form at KB branches
  • Notification of incoming foreign payment transactions via payment advice before such payment is credited in case you use KB direct banking
  • Notification of your outgoing foreign payment transactions via payment advice with payment information
  • For payments submitted on a paper payment order form: payment advice will be sent by post
  • For payments submitted via KB direct banking: payment advice is available via direct banking
  • Benefit from online telephone assistance relating to payments
  • Special rates for payments made to/from our branch in Slovakia
  • We recommend that you use the IBAN account number format and BIC (SWIFT) code for reliable processing of your international payment
  • Incoming international payments are credited immediately during the due date
  • Special low fees for the first incoming international payment of up to CZK 10,000 each month received by individuals – treated as a small payment
  • Payments can be submitted:
    • Online
    • Via imported batches in Profibanka, Direct Channel or MultiCash KB
    • As standing orders for international payments

Fees for payments are charged based on the selected fee type:

  • BEN – all fees paid by the beneficiary (cannot be used for payments within the EEA in EEA currencies)
  • SHA – debtor pays any fees of the debtor’s bank, with beneficiary paying all fees of the beneficiary’s bank or correspondent banks, as appropriate. This type is mandatory for payments to EEA countries in currencies of EEA countries, provided currency exchange transaction is not involved
  • OUR – all fees paid by the debtor

Types of payments based on processing deadlines:

  • Standard – no more than 3 business days after the payment order date. For EUR payments to EEA countries, no later than 1 business day after the payment order date
  • Express – no more than 1 business day after the payment order date more. Not available for AUD, CNY, and JPY due to different time zones
  • Urgent – same business days as the payment order date. Urgent payments are only available for the following currencies: CZK, DKK, GBP, CHF, EUR, NOK, RUB, SEK, and USD

Good to have

SEPA Payments in EUR

Quick and reliable payments in EUR to the European Union and other European countries.
  • Payments sent and credited throughout the day
  • Make payments online, at a branch, and over the telephone

SEPA Direct Debits in EUR

Cashless EUR payments initiated by payment creditor through creditor’s bank.
  • Submit your direct debits conveniently online

  • Online telephone assistance available for payments