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Costa Rica Below are the SWIFT codes for all banks in Costa Rica. Only active SWIFT codes are shown. All passive (i.e. inactive) codes are excluded from the list.


ID Bank or Institution City Branch Swift Code
1 BAC LATAM SSC SOCIEDAD ANONIMA SAN JOSE BLSOCRS2
2 BAC LATAM SSC SOCIEDAD ANONIMA SAN JOSE BLSOCRSJ
3 BANCO BAC SAN JOSE SAN JOSE BSNJCRSJ
4 BANCO BCT S.A. SAN JOSE CCIOCRSJ
5 BANCO BCT S.A. SAN JOSE FOREIGN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENT CCIOCRSJBBI
6 BANCO CATHAY DE COSTA RICA, S.A. SAN JOSE KTAYCRSJ
7 BANCO CENTRAL DE COSTA RICA SAN JOSE BCCRCRSJ
8 BANCO DAVIVIENDA (COSTA RICA), S.A. SAN JOSE TRADING BXBACRSJDPR
9 BANCO DAVIVIENDA (COSTA RICA), S.A. SAN JOSE TRADING ADM BXBACRSJDP1
10 BANCO DAVIVIENDA (COSTA RICA), S.A. SAN RAFAEL BXBACRSJ
11 BANCO DE COSTA RICA SAN JOSE BCRICRSJ
12 BANCO GENERAL (COSTA RICA), S.A. SAN JOSE BAGECRSJ
13 BANCO IMPROSA, S.A. SAN JOSE BIMPCRSJ
14 BANCO LAFISE S.A. SAN JOSE BCCECRSJ
15 BANCO NACIONAL DE COSTA RICA SAN JOSE BNCRCRSJGCI
16 BANCO NACIONAL DE COSTA RICA SAN JOSE BNCRCRSJ
17 BANCO POPULAR Y DE DESARROLLO COMUNAL SAN JOSE BPDCCRSJ
18 BANCO PROMERICA SAN JOSE PRMKCRSJ
19 INSTITUTO COSTARRICENSE DE ELECTRICIDAD SAN JOSE ICELCRSJ
20 INTERCLEAR CENTRAL DE VALORES, S.A. SANTA ANA ICVSCRSJ
21 PRIVAL BANK (COSTA RICA) S.A. SAN JOSE BDSOCRSJ
22 SCOTIABANK DE COSTA RICA SAN JOSE NOSCCRSJ
23 TELEDOLAR S.A. SAN JOSE TELDCRSJ

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What is a SWIFT Code?

A SWIFT Code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Code (BIC) used to specify a particular bank or branch. These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. Banks also use these codes for exchanging messages between them.

SWIFT codes comprise of 8 or 11 characters. All 11 digit codes refer to specific branches, while 8 digit codes (or those ending in 'XXX') refer to the head or primary office. SWIFT codes are formatted as follows:

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • First 4 characters - bank code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - location code, passive participant will have "1" in the second character (letters and digits)
  • Last 3 characters - branch code, optional - 'XXX' for primary office (letters and digits)

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The registrations of SWIFT codes are handled by Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) and their headquarters is located in La Hulpe, Belgium. SWIFT is the registered trademark of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL with a registered address at Avenue Adèle 1, B-1310 La Hulpe, Belgium.