Instant Cashouts allow eligible Coinbase customers to cash out from their local currency balance to their approved payment method. Transactions are processed instantly and customers may see their funds within 30 minutes, but it can take up to 24 hours.
If you're residing in the US or EU with a linked bank account or Visa Fast Funds-enabled credit and debit card, you may now be able to instantly and securely cash out using your card.
If you reside in Singapore, you can sell your crypto directly to a Visa Fast Funds-enabled card.
If you're residing in the US, you may be able to instantly cash out money from your USD balance directly to your Real Time Payments (RTP) enabled US bank account.
Instant Card Cashouts
Instant Card Cashouts allow eligible US, UK, and EU Coinbase customers to instantly cash out from their local currency balance directly to Visa Fast Funds-enabled credit and debit cards. SG customers can cash out by selling to their card directly from their crypto balance.
Please note that US customers can only link Visa Fast Funds or MasterCard Send enabled debit cards (Visa Fast Funds and MasterCard Send are card functionalities that allow real-time transaction processing).
MasterCard cashouts are not supported for the EU or UK at this time.
Am I eligible?
In order to be eligible for Instant Card Cashout, you must:
Live in the UK, EU, or US, or Singapore
Have a verified and linked credit/debit card on Coinbase.com that is Visa Fast Funds or MasterCard Send enabled by your card issuer
Have a GBP, Euro, or USD balance (for US, UK, or EU customers) or a crypto balance on Coinbase.com
How does it work?
There are only a few steps to instantly cash out.
EU, UK, and US customers
Ensure you have money in your GBP, Euro, or USD balance (you may need to sell crypto)
From your GBP, Euro, or USD balance, select Cash Out
Select your linked card from the menu as the cash out option
From the crypto balance that you want to cash out, select Sell
Select your linked card from the menu as the sell to option
If you don't have any cards linked to your Coinbase account, see the help article for SG customers.
How long do Instant Card Cashouts take?
In most cases your cashout will post to your account within 30 minutes, however processing can take up to 24 hours.
Do Instant Card Cashouts work for all cards?
No, not all card providers allow Instant Card Cashouts on their platform. If you don't see your card listed as an option, this means your card does not allow this feature. Card eligibility requirements are created by your bank or card provider—please contact them for more information about providing Visa Fast Funds or MasterCard Send for your card.
Can I sell crypto directly to my card?
No, you must first sell your crypto to your GBP, Euro, or USD balance. After you have money in your GBP, Euro, or USD balance, you can cash out to your card.
Are there limits?
There are no Coinbase limits for Instant Card Cashouts, but your card may have limits. Check with your card provider if you don't know how much you can instantly cash out to your debit card.
How is my card data secured?
Card data is securely transferred and hosted off-site by payment vendors. You can read about our data policy here.
Instant Bank Cashouts
Instant cash outs allow US Coinbase customers to instantly cashout money from your USD balance directly to your Real Time Payments (RTP) enabled US bank accounts.
Am I eligible?
In order to be eligible for Instant Bank Cashouts, you must:
Live in the US.
Have a verified and linked US bank account on Coinbase.com that is Real Time Payments enabled by your bank. See if your bank supports Real Time Payments*.
Have a USD balance on Coinbase.com.
*Please note that even if your bank is listed here, your individual branch may not yet support RTP. You’ll want to contact your local branch for more information.
How does it work?
There are only a few steps to instantly cash out from a USD balance.
Make sure you have a USD balance - you may need to sell crypto in order to get a USD balance.
From your USD balance in your account, select Cash out.
Select your linked bank account from the menu as the cash out option
Don't have any bank accounts linked to your Coinbase account? Learn about Payment methods for US customers.
How long do Instant Bank Cashouts take?
Real Time Payments are processed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year. In most cases your cashout will post to your bank account within 60 seconds, however processing can take up to 24 hours.
Do Instant Bank Cashouts work for all US Bank Accounts?
No, not all banks support Real Time Payments on their platform. If you don't see your bank listed as an option, this means that they do not support this feature. Eligibility requirements are created by your bank—please contact your local bank branch for more information about providing Real Time Payments.
Are there limits?
Yes, you cannot cash out more than $100,000 per transaction.
Can I sell crypto directly to my Bank?
No, you must first sell your crypto to your USD balance. After you have money in your USD balance, you can cash out to your bank account.