Which online payment methods to accept in the UK?

The UK market is dominated by debit and credit cards issued under the VISA or MasterCard brand.

Besides cards, PayPal, Klarna, Apple Pay en Amazon Pay are relevant online payment methods to offer to UK shoppers.

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United-Kingdom (UK)
E-commerce Market Profile

Find below the key stats for the UK ecommerce market.
Here you can find the most popular online payment methods in the UK.

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British Pound (GBP)

Household Internet Access Rate


Internet Country Code


B2C E-commerce Market Size

Population (+ Global Rank)

65.7 million (2020) (#22)

Online Payment Methods

International credit and debit cards (MasterCard, Visa),

Country GDP (+ Global Rank)

$2,925,000,000,000 (#9)

National E-commerce Association(s)

GDP per capita (+ Global rank)

$44,300 (#39)

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Number of Payment Providers


Online Payment Methods in the UK

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