PayPal is a global wallet for online payments. It has 173 million active customer accounts and is available in 203 markets and more than 100 currencies.

Once registered with PayPal, customers can buy from multiple merchants without having to enter payment details again.

How it works on desktop


Log in

Shopper is redirected to PayPal environment and logs in.


Confirm payment

Shopper confirms payment.


Payment complete

Shopper is redirected back to the merchant's site and the payment is complete.

Accept PayPal with Adyen

The following is included in the Adyen's PayPal integration: 


Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Finland, Italy, Netherlands, the, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Settlement currency


Channel Ecommerce
Processing currencies All network supported currencies
Recurring transactions Yes
Refunds Yes
Multiple partial refunds Yes
Multiple partial captures Yes
Payouts Yes
Settlement delay 3 days
Chargebacks Yes


We charge:

Adyen processing fee + payment method fee

Commission per transaction, may differ per region.

Different commissions apply depending on the payment method.

Processing fee Payment method fee
€ 0.10 Contract with Payment Method

The Adyen platform supports all key payment methods globally.

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Client Side Encryption

Keep full control over page design and customer data without the burden of PCI compliance with Client Side Encryption, where payment data is encrypted before it passes through your system.

Adyen's API integration

Host your own payment pages and in-app checkout screens with control of transaction management and shopper data. With this integration, data is routed to your own server, so you must be PCI compliant.

Directory Lookup

Dynamically serve a targeted list of relevant payment methods based on your shoppers’ location, basket value or currency.