PayPal Extension Comparison

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PayPal Standard PayPal Advanced PayPal Checkout PayPal Here PayPal Powered By Braintree PayPal Pro PayPal Pro Hosted
Where is your business located? 200+ Countries around the World US and Canada Available in same countries as PayPal Standard

PayPal Credit and Venmo available in US only

 

 

US Only

 

 

United States, Canada, Australia, Europe, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and New Zealand UK, US, Canada, Australia*

*Requires PayPal Pro Payflow account

Australia, France, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Spain, UK

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PayPal Standard PayPal Advanced PayPal Checkout PayPal Here PayPal Powered By Braintree  PayPal Pro PayPal Pro Hosted
Customers need a PayPal account to pay for products no no optional no no no no
Keep the customer on your site? no depends on settings depends on settings, opens the payment form in a new window/tab no, this is for in-person payments yes yes yes
SSL certificate required no depends on settings depends on settings no yes yes yes
Free plugin yes no yes yes yes no no
Compatible with WooCommerce Subscriptions yes no yes, if Reference Transactions enabled no yes no no
Monthly PayPal Fee? no, only transaction fees yes, varies by country no, only transaction fees no, only transaction fees no, only transaction fees yes, varies by country yes, varies by country

*PayPal requires the customer to create an account when purchasing a subscription with automatic renewals. Manual renewals do not require the customer to create a PayPal account.

Accepted Currencies

Australian Dollar (AUD)
Brazilian Real (BRL) – only for Brazilian members
British Pound (GBP)
Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Czech Koruna (CZK)
Danish Krone (DKK)
Euro (EUR)
Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)
Hungarian Forint (HUF)
Israeli New Shekel (ILS)
Japanese Yen (JPY)
Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) – only for Malaysian members
Mexican Peso (MXN)
New Taiwan Dollar (TWD)
New Zealand Dollar (NZD)
Norwegian Krone (NOK)
Philippine Peso (PHP)
Polish Zloty (PLN)
Singapore Dollar (SGD)
Swedish Krona (SEK)
Swiss Franc (CHF)
Thai Baht (THB)
Turkish Lira (TRY) – only for Turkish members
US Dollar (USD)

If your currency is not listed above, you can use PayPal but need to sell products and services in US Dollars.

Accept Payments from Customers in these Countries

To use PayPal, your customers must be located in these countries. If customers are located in a country not on the list, you need to offer them a different payment method.

Questions ↑ Back to top

To learn which PayPal option is best for you, contact PayPal Customer Service for advice.

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