How do I split a bill using PayPal?

The PayPal Bill Split feature helps you easily split costs between friends and family. There are two methods of Bill Splitting: Bill Split and Partner Bill Split.

When you use Bill Split, all you have to do is click Send & Request at the top of the page, then click Request, type in who you want to split with and the amount. We'll generate a money request for each of the people you've chosen. You can use Bill Split on existing transactions and transactions you haven't made yet. You may see the words "Split this" in your activity when splitting a bill is available.

Partner Bill Split
Partner Bill Split is available on select websites, like With Partner Bill Split, you can submit your Bill Split request as soon as your checkout is complete. Just click the "Split with PayPal" button and type in your friends email address.

During checkout, PayPal makes it easy to split a bill with your friends.

  1. Select PayPal at checkout, and log in to your PayPal account.
  2. Select, or add friends you’d like to split your bill with.
  3. Click Next.
  4. Review, and update how you’d like the bill split.
  5. Click Request Money.
On the confirmation page, you’ll see the money you’ve requested from your friends. Each person will receive an email with a Pay Now button, making it simple for them to pay you back.