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.
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.
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
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
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.
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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|
|Indusind Bank Limited||✔Yes||✔Yes|
|Jammu & Kashmir Bank||✔Yes||✖No|
|Kotak Mahindra Bank||✔Yes||✔Yes|
|State Bank of India||✔Yes||✖No|
|Standard Chartered Bank||✔Yes||✔Yes|
|The Ratnakar Bank||✔Yes||✖No|
|IDBI (only Visa Cards accept PP trxns)||✔Yes||✔Yes|
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