Assign a Checking Account as a Payment Option

If you don't have a credit card, you can pay for products with an ACH-enabled U.S. checking account.

To use your checking account as a payment option:

  1. Select Add a checking account at the Shipping & Payment stage of the checkout process.
  2. Enter the bank routing number, also known as the ABA code.
  3. Enter the account number. The account must be an ACH-enabled checking account at a bank branch located in the U.S.
  4. Enter the name and the address of the principal account holder.
  5. Enter the principal account holder's valid U.S. driver's license number or state-issued ID number, and the issuing state.


  • If you're not sure whether your account is ACH-enabled, contact your bank.
  • You can use any checking account provided your account is a personal account located at a branch in the U.S.
  • Savings accounts are not eligible.
  • Corporate and business bank accounts are ONLY accepted for Amazon Business Accounts.
  • Routing numbers are always nine digits long. Account numbers may be up to 17 digits long. Some banks list the routing number first on the check, while other banks list the account number first.

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