Online transactions can now be hassle free

PayPal is here to help you with quick and easy transactions, always.

Have an international card? Add it now

Faced an issue? Know more

Here is a simple checklist to help you transact internationally without any difficulty.

Make sure to link a valid card to your PayPal account.

Before linking, check if your bank accepts international transactions through PayPal

Check with your issuing bank for your spending limit.

Still facing an issue? We’re here to help!

Your recent transaction may have failed due to one of the following reasons:

Your card could be declined if you have not updated your new card details. In the event your card was upgraded or reissued or renewed.

Update your card details

Your card could be declined if it is not enabled or activated for international transactions. Choose from the list of banks below and contact your card issuing bank, for more details.

Alternatively, add another credit or debit card and proceed with your transaction.

Here’s a list of major banks that accept card transactions, done through PayPal

Axis Bank

Kotak Mahindra Bank



SBI Card


Choose from the list below

To enable international transactions on your Debit or Credit Card,

  • Login to Netbanking > Cards > Credit/Debit Cards > Request > International Enable
  • Call PhoneBanking

To enable your Debit or Credit Card for International transactions,

  • SMS INTL <last 4 digits of your Debit Card> to 5676766 from your registered mobile number
  • Call ICICI Bank Customer Care
  • Login to iMobile App > Services > Cards Services > Modify Debit Card limit > Choose to activate International transactions

Please contact the customer support centre number: 1860-266-2666

Already have a card which is enabled for international transactions?

Simply add your card to start shopping! Here’s how.

Step 1: Log in to your PayPal account.

Step 2: Click 'Link or edit Credit Card' under "Payment Methods"

Step 3: Add your preferred card to shop. You'll only need to do this once.

Frequently Asked Questions

My card has been recently upgraded or renewed. How do I update new card details?

Adding or removing a local bank account is very simple with PayPal. Click here to know more.

Is there any fee involved if I have to buy using PayPal?

Buying has never been easier. It’s free to use PayPal to buy. Click here to read more.

Which banks accept international card transactions through PayPal?

Here is a complete list of banks which accept international card transactions through PayPal. We are working with the other Banks to expand the list of banks that accept international transactions through PayPal.

Bank Name Credit Cards Debit Cards
Andhra Bank YesNo
Axis Bank YesYes
Citibank YesYes
HDFC Bank YesYes
ICICI Bank YesYes
Indian Bank YesNo
Indusind Bank Limited YesYes
Jammu & Kashmir Bank YesNo
Kotak Mahindra Bank YesYes
State Bank of India YesNo
Standard Chartered Bank YesYes
The Ratnakar Bank YesNo
Vijaya Bank YesNo
IDBI (only Visa Cards accept PP trxns) YesYes
Federal Bank YesYes

Does it cost to open a PayPal account?

There's no charge to open a PayPal account and to transfer money from your bank account to your PayPal account. Click here to know more.

How do I add or remove a local bank account?

To add or remove a local bank account you need to follow these simple steps. Click here for the steps.

In which countries does PayPal exist?

We are available in 202 countries and 25 currencies. Click here for the detailed list.