Payment methods vary from country to country. For the right payment mix, you need the local payment hero to maximise conversions and you have to keep track of which payment methods are gaining ground.

Carte Bancaire cards are by far the most popular online payment method – 95% of French consumers have one. Alternative payment methods have been slow in gaining traction among both consumers and institutions.

Find out what you need for the optimal payment mix in France.

Download our guide to France and discover

  • Relevant payment methods
  • Specific information on cards
  • Our take on the payments landscape in France

Key to online payments in France

Retailers processing over the local Carte Bancaire network can benefit from better approval rates.

Payment methods in France