Buying with PayPal.

It’s free to pay with PayPal for goods and services in Israeli Shekels. When buying internationally in a foreign currency, a currency conversion fee applies.

Buying online or on mobile. Free (when no currency conversion is involved).

Selling with PayPal.

Standard domestic transaction fee: From 3.4% + 1.20 ILS per transaction.
International sales: From 4.4% to 5.4% + a fixed fee per transaction, based on the currency received and the buyer’s country. See ‘Selling internationally’ and ‘Fixed Fee’ tables below.
Multiple currency transactions: A 2.5% conversion fee above the wholesale exchange rate at which we obtain foreign currency*.
* If your transaction involves a currency conversion, it will be completed based on an exchange rate. The exchange rate includes a 2.5% fee above the wholesale exchange rate at which PayPal obtains foreign currency, and the fee is retained by PayPal. The specific exchange rate that applies to your foreign currency transaction should be displayed at the time of the transaction.

Withdrawing funds from your PayPal account.

If you have funds in your PayPal balance, you can withdraw them to a bank account in Israel (in Israeli Shekels only), a bank account in the U.S. (in $USD only) or a Visa card. The funds will be in your account in 4-8 business days. A currency conversion fee will apply if the money in your PayPal account needs to be converted.

Withdraw 1,000.00 ILS or more to a bank account in Israel: Free
Withdraw less than 1,000.00 ILS to a bank account in Israel: 8.00 ILS
Withdraw $USD to a bank account in the U.S.: 35.00 USD
Withdraw Israeli Shekels to a Visa card: 22.00 ILS

Selling internationally

Seller’s Country Buyer’s Country Fee
U.S., Canada, Northern Europe*, Europe 1**:Standard Rate:4.4%+ Fixed Fee
All other countries:Standard Rate:5.4% + Fixed Fee
Fixed Fee See in table below

* Northern Europe: Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland (including Aland Islands), Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden.

** Europe I: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, France (including French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Reunion and Mayotte), Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Portugal, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom (including Channel Islands and Isle of Man), Vatican City State.

*** Europe II: Albania, Andorra, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Kosovo^^, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Switzerland, Ukraine.

Fixed Fee (based on currency received)

Currency: Fee:
Argentine Peso: 2.00 ARS
Australian Dollar: $0.30 AUD
Brazilian Real: R$0.60 BRL
Canadian Dollar:
$0.30 CAD
Czech Koruna:
10.00 CZK
Danish Kroner: 2.60 DKK
Euro: €0.35 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar:
$2.35 HKD
Hungarian Forint:
90.00 HUF
Israeli New Shekel: 1.20 ILS
Japanese Yen: ¥40.00 JPY
Malaysian Ringgit:
2.00 MYR
Mexican Peso: 4.00 MXN
New Zealand Dollar:
$0.45 NZD
Norwegian Krone: 2.80 NOK
Philippine Peso:
15.00 PHP
Polish Zloty:
1.35 PLN
Russian Ruble: ^^ 10.00 RUB ^^
Singapore Dollar: $0.50 SGD
Swedish Krona: 3.25 SEK
Swiss Franc: 0.55 CHF
New Taiwan Dollar: $10.00 TWD
Thai Baht: 11.00 THB
Turkish Lira: 0.45 TRY
U.K. Pounds Sterling: £0.20 GBP
U.S. Dollar: $0.30 USD