Express Checkout

- Add PayPal to your existing checkout
- Reach out to the million PayPal online shoppers worldwide
- Let your customers check out in a few easy steps

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Give buyers another way to pay.

Add a PayPal button to your existing payment solution to give your customers a faster, safer way to pay. In a few easy steps, they can speed through checkout using their PayPal account, whether it's their PayPal balance, bank account, credit card or Visa Debit card.

2.9% + $0.30 per domestic sale.

It's simple: you only pay a transaction fee when you make a sale. To help you get started, we don't charge you set-up fees or cancellation fees.

Learn about fees

What do my customers see?

  • Step 1:
    Customers choose to pay with PayPal.

    When customers are ready to make a purchase, they see your existing checkout option and the Express Checkout button. Customers who prefer to pay using PayPal select Express Checkout.

  • Step 2:
    Your customers log in to PayPal

    The Express Checkout button links them to the secure PayPal site to log in. The PayPal pages can be customized to include your logo and other brand elements.

  • Step 3:
    Your customers review shipping info.

    They have an opportunity to change the shipping address before proceeding.

  • Step 4:
    Your customers complete the payment.

    PayPal forwards the shipping address, email, and any other information you need to fulfill the order.

  • Step 5:
    The Customers’ payments are sent to your PayPal account.

    When your customers’ payments hit your PayPal account, transfer the money to your bank account or spend it online anywhere PayPal is accepted.

Boost sales up to 18% by adding Express Checkout

Ipsos Study done in July 2010 with 805 PayPal merchants

eCommerce partners for established businesses.

PayPal is purpose-built to provide robust integration with leading shopping cart providers for businesses of all sizes.

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Need a complete payment service?

Consider PayPal Payments Pro

“We wanted to give customers a variety of options so they could pay how they want to pay. It turns out a lot of customers want to pay with PayPal.”

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need PayPal Payments Pro or Express Checkout?

It all depends on what you need! PayPal Express Checkout is built for businesses that already accept payments online and are looking to expand their payment options to accept PayPal. With Express Checkout, you can increase sales by reaching out to the million active and loyal PayPal customers.

If you don’t currently accept credit cards online, or aren’t happy with your credit card processing provider, you’ll want to check out our all-in-one solution: PayPal Payments Pro. Pro provides the power that supports world-class retailers and allows you to accept all major forms of payment. Learn about PayPal Payments Pro

How do I integrate PayPal Express Checkout into my site?

We provide detailed integration guides on how to add a PayPal button to your site for your developers. Learn about setup

Is Express Checkout compatible with my shopping cart?

PayPal Express Checkout works with most popular shopping carts. See more shopping cart partners

Need help with PayPal Express Checkout?

Need help with selecting and setting up the right payment services?

Our Developer Centre is full of useful information about our APIs, platform compatibility, set up guides and other technical questions.
Go to the Developer Centre

Need help with an existing PayPal Business account?

Open a free account to begin offering PayPal at checkout today.

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