Checking Account – comdirect
The bank account at comdirect is a convenient online bank account with no fees per month or per year. It comes with a digital banking app for your smartphone – Google Pay supported!
- Free account management
- Free girocard and visa card
- Withdraw cash – worldwide
- Chat money transfers – with the comdirect app
- Supports Google Pay and Apple Pay
€0 / year
€0 / year
6.5% to 11%
Easy and quick account registration
In order to open your checking account online, there are two ways to go: You can use the standard registration or immediately register it online via webcam / app.
- Fill out and save the opening form online
- We establish your identity online via VideoIdent on the computer, smartphone or tablet – please have your valid German identity card / passport or Austrian passport (not older than 4 years) ready
- A customer advisor will personally guide you through the process. You will receive your new account number directly
- Completely fill out and sign the opening form online
- Identification in a post office of your choice. The postman sends your opening documents to comdirect. Alternatively, the identity is also possible via VideoIdent online.
- Send in your signed documents
- The opening of your checking account will be processed upon receipt of your documents
Comdirect broker account
Comdirect also offers a free German trading account that lets you purchase stocks or investment funds at the world’s stock exchanges. If you would like to know more about trading accounts in Germany and which providers could be an option for you, read our overview of German online broker accounts.