How do I get a Woori Bank Account?

Procedure for Opening an Account

  1. Required documents. Real name certificate (As a general rule, a real name should be verified by the resident registration card.
  2. Visit the branch. Visit your nearest Woori Bank branch.
  3. Consult about savings.
  4. Apply.
  5. Completion.

What is the swift code for Woori Bank Korea?


Swift code (8 characters) HVBKKRSE
Branch address MAPO-GU1585, SANGAM-DONG
Branch code XXX

Can I withdraw money in Korea?

In order to withdraw money from an ATM in Korea, you must use an ATM machine that says Global Service and the Visa, Mastercard and other credit card logos. Have you checked the ATMs had such a logos? Usually there are 1 or 2 Global ATMs at the bank in Seoul.

What is Sentbe?

Sentbe is like those applications and was created with expats in Korea in mind. Standard transfer fees are 2,500 won per transaction (2 days), and express services are 5,000 won per transaction (within one day), which is 95% lower than most bank fees.

Is Woori a Korean name?

Go Woo-ri (born February 22, 1988), better known mononym Woori or Go Na-eun is a South Korean singer, rapper and actress. She was a member of the South Korean girl group Rainbow and its sub-group, Rainbow Blaxx.

Where is Woori Bank located in the UK?

Woori Bank is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it. Woori Bank is located in London. Woori Bank has profiles at the following social networks: Woori Bank is authorized and supervised by the Financial Conduct Authority (reference number 204664).

What kind of browser does Woori Bank use?

Woori Bank is the first South Korean bank to support web browsers other than Internet Explorer for online banking in Korea. Its foreign divisions, such as the one based in China, still require IE.

How to make overseas remittances with Woori global banking?

Overseas remittance fee is waived for remittances made on Woori Global Banking (Telegraphic charge is separate) ※In order to make overseas remittance on smartphone, you must register the outward remittance information at a branch in advance. You can find some useful apps for foreigners at Woori Global Banking Specialized Service menu.

When did Hanvit Bank become part of Woori Financial Group?

Following the 1997 Asian financial crisis, it merged with the former ‘Hanil Bank’ and ‘Peace Bank’ to become ‘Hanvit Bank’. In 2001, it became a subsidiary of Woori Financial Group. The current name was adopted in 2002.