A world-class payment gateway

Accept payments from customers across the globe with fast, flexible settlement in multiple currencies. Get started today with no signup fees and zero monthly account fees.

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We’ve got you covered, no matter your industry

Professional services

Receive payments from international clients and empower your customers to pay the way that suits them.

Wholesale & trading

For modern B2B and B2C wholesale traders looking to receive online payments without having to incur additional transaction cost and unnecessary conversion fees.

Creators & influencers

Share your payment link or QR code directly with your customers through your preferred social media and chat apps.

An end-to-end payment gateway solution

Airwallex's payment gateway facilitating a sale around the world and depositing funds in Hong Kong

Integrate seamlessly with your Airwallex Business Account

Use your funds received from the payment gateway to make direct payments to your suppliers, staff or card payments.

Fast payment settlement

Improve your business cash flow with faster payment settlement and minimal delays on your payouts.

Full visibility of your global revenue and expenses

Make reconciliation a breeze by integrating with Xero to sync your multi-currency transactions.

Airwallex's payment gateway facilitating a sale around the world and depositing funds in Hong Kong


Accept payments from around the world seamlessly

Settle in multiple currencies

Easy options to collect and settle in the same currency. Say goodbye to unnecessary conversions and international transaction fees.

Protect from fraud

Reduce chargebacks with our 3DS fraud engine, customizable risk settings and built-in dispute management.

Flexible integration methods to suit your business

Any business can get started by generating no-code payment links in seconds, shopping platform integrations or flexible APIs for more control.

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Built for developers, trusted by businesses

Developer First

Alleviate the complexity of building and maintaining your payment acceptance capabilities – Airwallex lets development teams focus on the code that matters most.

Fully certified

Our Payments API can cater to businesses regardless of their PCI-DSS compliance level. Airwallex can handle the more demanding compliance aspects, such as storing cardholder data.

Continuous improvement

We’re continually adding to our merchant capabilities, enabling you to focus on your core business.

Flexible integration methods

Shopping platform extensions

Hosted by Airwallex

Shopping platform extensions

Simple ‘plug and play’ payments acceptance solution for WooCommerce and Magento eCommerce websites.

Hosted payment page

Seamless ‘one-click’ customer experience to an Airwallex-hosted checkout page with minimal coding required


Quickly build your checkout page with little tech works, Airwallex will host entire payment form for you


Have full control of your checkout experience by building directly with our Online Payments API.

Simple ‘plug and play’ payments acceptance solution for WooCommerce and Magento eCommerce websites.

What is a payment gateway?

Payment gateway

A payment gateway is a technology used by merchants to securely accept payments from customers online. It seamlessly authorises credit card or direct payments and facilities a secure payment transaction between the customer and the merchant’s acquiring bank.

Payment gateway

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a payment gateway?

A payment gateway is a secure, online service that facilitates a range of payment methods by your customers to your business.

Payment gateways are used widely in eCommerce, but most platforms come with costly foreign exchange and transfer fees for both merchants and customers.

Designed for the globalised economy, Airwallex is your gateway to unlock new markets.

Why do we need a payment gateway?

Payment gateways are essential for any online business. They make it simpler, faster and safer for your customers to purchase from you. Without one, you’d be collecting cheques from the post office.

A multi-currency payment gateway makes it possible for businesses to transact with customers from different countries—without giving away most of your margin.

How do I secure my payment gateway?

It’s important to choose a trusted payment gateway provider to ensure your global business transactions and customer payment data are safe and secure. 

With an Airwallex multi-currency payment gateway, you can feel at ease knowing our class-leading security features have got you covered. Our technology meets the highest international security standards.

Security is at our core


Your money is held securely in a ring-fenced account. You can access your funds whenever you like as they're never invested or lent to anyone else.


Your data is stored and protected behind multiple layers of authentication. Two factor authentication is enabled on your account for added security.


Our security systems and procedures are based on the highest international standards including PCI Level 1 compliance.


Airwallex is regulated by the Customs & Excise Department and holds a Money Service Operators license (MSO License No. 16-09-01929).

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