PayPal Extension Comparison

PayPal Standard PayPal Pro PayPal Advanced PayPal Express PayPal Digital Goods
Where is your business located 190 Countries around the World UK, US and Canada USA and Canada Available in the same countries as PayPal Standard Australia and New Zealand, Canada, China, Denmark, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Norway, Philipines, Poland, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States
PayPal Standard PayPal Pro PayPal Advanced PayPal Express PayPal Digital Goods
Customers need a PayPal account to pay for products. No* No No Optional No*
Keep the customer on your site? No Yes Depends on settings No Yes
SSL Certificate Required No Yes Depends on settings No No
Included Free with WooCommerce? Yes No No No No
Compatible with WooCommerce Subscriptions? Yes No No No Yes
Monthly PayPal fee? No, just transaction fees Yes, varies by country Yes, currently $5 No, just transaction fees No, just transaction fees

*PayPal requires the customer to create an account when purchasing a subscription.

To learn more about which PayPal option is best for you please review the details from PayPal’s comparison chart and contact PayPal for more advice regarding.

Accepted Currencies
Canadian Dollar
British Pound
U.S. Dollar
Japanese Yen
Australian Dollar
New Zealand Dollar
Swiss Franc
Hong Kong Dollar
Singapore Dollar
Swedish Krona
Danish Krone
Polish Zloty
Norwegian Krone
Hungarian Forint
Czech Koruna
Israeli New Shekel
Mexican Peso
Brazilian Real (only for Brazilian members)
Malaysian Ringgit (only for Malaysian members)
Philippine Peso
New Taiwan Dollar
Thai Baht
Turkish Lira (only for Turkish members)

If you currency is not listed above then you will still be able to use PayPal but you will need to sell your products and services in US Dollar.

Accept Payments from Customers in the following countries
If your customers are located outside of these countries then you can not use a PayPal service.

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