What does BARION™ mean?

Barion is an electronic payment service that you can conveniently and securely pay with a credit card or prepaid balance in Web shops, mobile apps or friends.

Barion Payment Zrt. is providing service. e-Money issuer, under the supervision of the National Bank Of Hungary: H-EN-I-1064/2013.

Pay comfortably with credit card

To pay by credit card, registration is not required, enough credit card number, expiration date and CVC on the back, and a working email address.
However, if you register, you will never have to type your card number in any Barion accepting place, and your email address and password are enough to pay. It is not only convenient but also increases safety!

You can use it for payment:

Mastercard or Maestro debit card
Visa or Electron debit card
Amex Debit Card

Pay comfortably without a credit card

If you do not have a credit card, you can use it to pay, prepaid card your Barion account, which you can upload by bank transfer or cash payment, and you can send money to your acquaintances and business parties. In this case, you can pay by entering your email address and password.


Credit card payments are not and can not be charged to the customer. The registration and the Barion mobile app, as well as the money received and sent, are free and will remain. There is no monthly fee.

Follow Your purchases

With Barion apps, you can track your purchases on the Web or on mobile. The free Barion Wallet immediately signals all your purchases, even see what you’ve taken. You can also manage your Barion balance here, send or receive money.

Safety First

The Barion servers are protected by the Norton/Symantec/Verisign 256bit SSL encryption. Before making a payment, always check that you are in the secure server of Barion to provide the credit card details or password that you need to pay. Your browser is marked in green if you identify the payment and the pay page owner as Barion payment Inc.

Barion has a PCI DSS certificate required by the credit card companies, so you can manage your credit card information. The security of the Barion servers was designed according to the National Bank of Hungary.