Get your Metro Bank account up and running in a single day. Pop into one of our stores any day of the week and walk out with a working bank card.
Can’t make it in? Jump online and have your card posted to you within a few days.
Save time with our same-day account opening either in store or online. We can even switch all your accounts and direct debits from your old bank within 7 working days.
Get the flexibility of a card for payments while keeping things simple with our basic bank account.
You can join the revolution from anywhere in the UK with your email address, mobile number, a photo ID, device with a camera that is at least 4 megapixels and 3 years of address history.
You must be a UK, EU or Swiss national.
Already started an online application for a Metro Bank Current Account?
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As part of a regulatory requirement, an independent survey was conducted to ask approximately 1000 customers of each of the 19 largest personal current account providers if they would recommend their provider to friends and family. The results represent the view of customers who took part in the survey.
Never mind under a mattress or in a sock drawer – your valuables need proper security. We have 5 sizes of Safe Deposit Boxes available.
With our same-day account opening, you can apply in store and we'll print your card there and then. Having the right documents will help make the process go smoothly.