Payment solutions

Payment solutions

Missing a payment can happen to anyone, but we’re here to help you get back on track. Here you can find out how to make payments and set up account alerts, or what to do if you’re having trouble keeping up with your monthly payments.

Barclaycard online servicing

Designed to fit around you, Barclaycard online account services is free, flexible and secure. Your Online account can remind you when payments are due, provide options to make a payment and set up a direct debit to make sure you don't miss a payment in the future.

Set up a Direct Debit

You can prevent missing a payment by setting up a Direct Debit. Your payment will be made automatically every month from your bank account, as long as you have enough available funds to cover it.

To set up a Direct Debit in online servicing, log in and choose the 'Pay your bill' tab to get to the Direct Debit section.

Log in

Make a one-off payment

You can catch up with a missed payment by paying with a debit card. Log in to your online account and select ‘Make a payment’ on the home page.

Find out about other ways to make a one-off payment .

Log in

Set up alerts

Let your account information come to you with our free alerts and updates.

Log in and choose 'Alerts & notifications' which you’ll find in the ‘Your details’ tab in the top menu.

Log in

Not yet registered?

No worries, in two easy steps you can register and start managing your account your way online.

You’ll need your Barclaycard and your credit limit which you'll find on your latest statement.


That’s not a problem, give us a call on 0800 161 5213 and we’ll help you. 

Read our call charges and information.

You can enter your card number to proceed. You'll find your long card number on the front of your Barclaycard and on your statements.

Once you're logged in you can change your security details at any time by selecting ‘Secure login details’ which you'll find under 'Your details' in the top menu.

If you've forgotten both your passcode and your memorable word, please select the 'Forgotten passcode' link on the login screen and follow the on screen instructions.

From your bank

If you are a Barclays account holder you can pay using Barclays telephone or online banking services. You can also pay using the Barclays Mobile Banking app. You must be 16 or over and have a Barclays current account to use Barclays Mobile Banking. Terms and conditions apply.

If you are a non-Barclays account holder then you can pay via your respective bank's telephone and online services.

Our bank details (for phone or online banking payments):

Our sort code: 20-04-15
Our account number: 38290008

Please make sure you use your card number as the payment reference.

Using the Barclaycard app

In just a couple of taps on your mobile you can securely pay your bill whenever you like with the Barclaycard app and your debit card. It's simple, just log in using your Barclaycard app passcode
Select ‘Make a payment’ and enter the amount you wish to pay.

By calling us

You can pay over the phone by calling us on 0800 161 5213 . You'll need your Barclaycard and your debit card to hand.

For full details of all payment options please see your statement.

All you need to do is log into or register for Barclaycard online servicing and send us a secure message (see ‘Help’ menu) with the date you’d prefer. We’ll get back to you within 24 hours with the nearest available new payment day.

You can also get in touch with our Customer Services team and ask them to change your payment date for you. Just keep in mind that there’s a limit on the number of times you can change your payment due date. You can’t change it:

  • if you’ve already changed it twice in the last 12 months
  • if you’ve already changed it during the current or last statement period

More FAQs

If you’re having difficulties making payments

Sometimes it can be difficult to stay on top of your finances and sudden change in circumstances can leave you with less money to pay your bills. You’re not alone and we are here to help you get back on track. So, if you're struggling to meet your monthly repayments, you should let us know - the worst thing you can do is ignore the problem. Just give us a call on 0800 161 5213 (for Landline) or  03332 027 890 (for mobile) and we’ll do our best to find a solution that works for you.

You may also find our Money worries  pages useful. There you’ll find a number of ways Barclaycard has helped people in different financial difficulties.

If you feel you need some free, impartial and confidential advice, here are the contact details of independent organisations who may be able to help:

StepChange Debt Charity – call them on 0800 138 1111  or visit  for debt advice for anyone in the UK
National Debtline – if you live in England, Wales or Scotland, call 0808 808 4000
My Money Steps – for help with managing your money visit
Citizens Advice Bureau – for help on debt and other topics visit your local Citizens Advice Bureau or go to

When you make a payment online or over the phone you'll be advised straight away if your payment has been successful and we'll instantly provide you with a reference number/authorisation code.

If your payment is declined, we recommend you check the details you entered and try again. Also, check that your debit card has not expired or been replaced. If you are making a payment online and you have previously saved your card details, please check that your card has not expired or been replaced before you select it to make a payment.

If it has expired, or been replaced, please delete the out of date card and select ‘Use a different card’. If the payment is still declined by your debit card issuer you will need to contact them for more information.

Please note that payments are authorised straight away with your debit card issuer. This means you need to have cleared funds in your bank account when you're making the payment online.