What is BIN?

BIN is the abbreviation for Bank Identification Number. It is the first four to six digits of your debit or credit card number. BIN is also known as the Issuer Identification Number (IIN) as it can be used to identify who has issued a particular card number.

The Bank Identification Number present on a credit or debit card displays the issuer details such as which bank or financial institution has issued the card or where it is located.

Apart from credit/debit cards, BIN is also used in stored-value cards, gift cards, and other similar cards.

What is BIN Checker?

BIN Checker (Bank Identification Number Checker) is an online tool that helps you to get the issuer details of a certain debit or credit card number. It allows you to find our which bank and what branch has issued a particular credit/debit card.

If you want to find some BIN details, this is the perfect tool for you. We have a massive collection of over 400,000+ BIN databases at your service.

You can use the BIN number to extract its information using this tool. The best part is that it is absolutely free to use.

How does BIN Checker Work?

Our BIN Checker is able to display for any valid Bank Identification Number/Issuer Identification Number that you put into the tool. It will collect the BIN, match it with over 400,000 BIN databases, and then displays the matching information on the screen.

You can find out which bank and branch has issued a particular credit or debit card using the BIN Checker. This is very useful when you are unsure and want to verify the BIN of your card.

How to Use Our Bin Checker?

Using our BIN Checker is very simple. Follow these steps to get the details of any BIN code using our checker tool:

  • ● Go to the BIN Checker available above.
  • ● Enter the BIN code (it is the first 4-6 digits of your credit/debit card number) in the given field.
  • ● Check the Captcha box to pass the test.
  • ● Click on the "Get Details" button to extract BIN details.

The BIN Checker will then show the Bank Name, location, and also the contact number of the issuing branch. You can copy or note down the details for future use.

Is BIN Checker Tool Safe?

Yes. Our BIN Checker tool is absolutely safe. When you enter a BIN code in the checker tool, it processes your request in an encrypted manner using a secure algorithm. The procedure is also protected with Google's captcha test. Apart from this, we DO NOT save BIN code or details on our servers.

Therefore, our BIN Checker tool is 100% safe and secure. There is nothing you need to worry about it.

Uses of BIN Checker Tool

Bank Identification Number (BIN) or Issuer Identification Number (IIN) is the most important portion of your credit or debit card number. It represents the issuing bank or financial institution and plays the key role during Luhn validation.

One can easily identify the card brand, issuing bank or institution, card type, country, and category of card just by taking a look at the BIN code of a particular card. This information is critical in commercial businesses for fraud and forgery prevention.

BIN is used to identify institutions that issue bank cards by ISO (International Organization for Standardization). Hence, it acts like a financial institution's identity for cards.

Apart from this, BIN is also responsible to verify if the card is valid and whether the purchase amount is available on the card.

Bank Identification Number (BIN) Table

You can verify BIN details of your debit or credit card using this Bank Identification Number (BIN) table.

Issuing NetworkIIN/BIN RangeLengthActive
American Express34, 3715YES
Mastercard2221 - 2720, 51 – 5516YES
Visa4 (include partner brands: Dankort, Electron, etc.)16YES
RuPay60, 6521, 652216YES
Bankcard5610, 560221 – 56022516YES
China T-Union3119YES
China UnionPay62, 8115YES
Dankort5019, 4571 (Visa co-branded)16YES
Diners Club enRoute2014, 214915No
Diners Club International36, 300 – 305, 3095, 38 – 3914 - 19YES
Diners Club United States & Canada54, 5516YES
Discover Card6011, 622126 - 622925, 624000 - 626999, 628200 - 628899, 64, 6516 - 19YES
InterPayment63616 - 19YES
InstaPayment637 - 63916YES
JCB3528 – 358916 - 19YES
Laser6304, 6706, 6771, 670916 - 19NO
Maestro50, 56 – 6912 - 19YES
Maestro (UK)6759, 676770, 67677412 - 19YES
MIR2200 – 220416YES
NPS Pridnestrovie6054740 - 605474416NO
Solo6334, 676716, 18, 19NO
Switch4903, 4905, 4911, 4936, 564182, 633110, 6333, 675916, 18, 19YES
Troy979200 – 97928916YES
UkrCard6040, 604116YES
Verve506099 – 506198, 650002 – 65002716 - 19YES

This table has BIN details of all the major bank card issuers.