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Accepted payment methods

The credit cards currently accepted include Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Debit cards currently accepted include Visa Electron, Visa debit, and Maestro.


  • In some circumstances, you might be limited to using Visa and Mastercard credit cards. In those cases, the checkout process will make that clear and will let you add one of those payment methods.
  • Note that Amazon Gift Cards* cannot be used as a payment method to place an order using Amazon Pay. Amazon Gift Cards can only be redeemed towards the purchase of eligible products at the relevant Amazon website (,,,, and


* Meaning,,, and Gift Cards. For complete terms and conditions, see UK - Gift Card, DE - Geschenkgutscheine, FR - Chèque Cadeau, IT - Buoni Regalo, and ES - Cheque Regalo, respectively.