Paxful Fees

Trading Cryptocurrency

Payment Group Sell Buy
Bank Transfer 0.5% no fee
Credit/Debit Card 1% no fee
Digital Currency 1% no fee
Online Wallet 1% no fee
Cash 1% no fee
Goods & Services 1% no fee
Gift Card

5% iTunes and Google Play cards

3% for all other gift card types

no fee

Buying Cryptocurrency

  • When buying cryptocurrency from another user on Paxful, you are buying cryptocurrency at a rate set by the customers themselves. These rates vary based on numerous factors such as your verification status, payment method, currency pair (such as USD, EUR, CNY), and order size.

Selling Cryptocurrency

  • This escrow amount is deducted from your Paxful Wallet at the beginning of the trade. Upon successful completion of the trade, Paxful receives the escrow fee. If the trade is not completed, i.e cryptocurrency is released from escrow back to the cryptocurrency seller, Paxful takes no fee.

Sending and Receiving Bitcoin

Wallet Type Send Receive
External Wallet $0 - $9.99 = 0.00008 BTC fee
$10 - $19.99 = 0.00016 BTC fee
$20+ = 0.0004 BTC fee
no fee
Internal Wallet

Up to 1,000 USD per month for free (between all cryptocurrencies)

After 1,000 USD is reached, a fee of 1 USD or 1% of the amount being sent, whichever is greater, is applied

no fee

Sending and Receiving Tether (USDT)

Wallet Type Send Receive
External Wallet

Dynamic Ethereum or Tron network fee + Paxful Wallet fee

Paxful Wallet fee breakdown:

$0 - $9.99 = 1 USDT fee
$10 - $19.99 = 2 USDT fee
$20+ = 5 USDT fee

no fee
Internal Wallet

Up to 1,000 USD per month for free (between all cryptocurrencies)

After 1,000 USD is reached, a fee of 1 USD or 1% of the amount being sent, whichever is greater, is applied

no fee
  • When you send TRC-20 based USDT from your Paxful wallet, you won't pay a Tron network fee, but you will pay the Paxful wallet fee.
  • Please note that while you can send USDT from your Paxful Wallet on the Tron network, your wallet cannot receive USDT from the Tron network.

Sending and Receiving Ethereum (ETH)

Wallet Type Send Receive
External Wallet

Dynamic Ethereum network fee + Paxful Wallet fee

Paxful Wallet fee breakdown:

$0 - $9.99 = 0.0005 ETH fee
$10 - $19.99 = 0.001 ETH fee
$20+ = 0.002 ETH fee

no fee
Internal Wallet

Up to 1,000 USD per month for free (between all cryptocurrencies)

After 1,000 USD is reached, a fee of 1 USD or 1% of the amount being sent, whichever is greater, is applied

no fee

 

Lightning

Wallet Type Send Receive
External Wallet

1% of the amount being sent

no fee

 

Converting Cryptocurrency 

Conversion Type Fee
All cryptocurrency conversions 0.5%

Converting Tether (USDT)

Paxful Stablecoin

The quoted price you receive from the Stablecoin Counterparty is inclusive of all fees and charges. This quoted price may include additional fees charged by the Stablecoin Counterparty and/or third party fees necessary to facilitate this transaction. Please note that this is a separate fee from a third party and Paxful is not responsible for nor calculates such third party fee.

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