Can I Use My Barclay Debit Card Abroad?

Yes, you can use your debit card in millions of shops and cash machines worldwide – anywhere you see the Visa sign.

We’ll charge you a 2.75% Non-Sterling Transaction Fee for using your debit card abroad when making purchases, withdrawing cash or when you are being refunded.

Do I need to tell Barclays I’m going abroad?

You don’t need to tell us you’re going abroad, but make sure we have the correct mobile number for you. If you need to update your mobile number or check the one we have, log in to Online Banking and select ‘contact details’. Alternatively, call us on 03457 345 345*, or come into a branch. Know where to withdraw cash.

Can I use my Barclays credit card abroad?

Yes, you can use your card overseas. You just pay one single, non-sterling transaction fee of 2.99% on each transaction when you buy something or withdraw cash abroad. Plus, you’ll benefit from the ‘up to 56-day interest free’ period if your balance is repaid in full by your payment due date.

Do you get charged if you use your debit card abroad?

If you use your debit card to make a payment abroad, you’ll be charged a 2.75% transaction fee.

Do you need to notify bank if going abroad?

In the table below, we suggest you call your provider if it will alter the settings. But it does nothing, says you don’t need to call before going abroad, or just puts a written note on your account, then we suggest you don’t.