Are you searching for the routing number for Wells Fargo?
As the routing numbers for Wells Fargo generally vary from state to state, it can be a little confusing when doing a quick online search.
By no worries, we have the entire list broken down in the table below.
Once you find your routing number, you can send money, set up direct deposit, ACH payments, and even make a domestic or international wire transfer.
Quick note, there is a different routing number for wire transfers, but we’ve also got that covered for you.
Routing Numbers for Wells Fargo
When searching for your Wells Fargo routing number, your search should be based on the state you first opened your checking or savings account.
|State (or District)||Routing Number|
|District of Columbia||054001220|
|American Forces Abroad; American Somoa; North Mariana Islands; Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands||121042882|
Other WF Routing Numbers
For prepaid cards: The routing number for the Wells Fargo EasyPay Card is 031302777.
For the Command Asset Program: the routing number is 102307164.
Wire Routing Number for Wells Fargo
Are you planning on receiving a wire transfer? As previously mentioned, routing numbers for Wells Fargo are different for wire transfers.
For transfers within the United States, the number is 121000248.
If you need to send a wire transfer to someone domestically, you will need to provide the following information;
- The recipient’s name and address (as per their account)
- The recipient’s bank account number and routing number
Wells Fargo Swift Code for International Wire Transfer
For international transfers, the routing number becomes a Wells Fargo bank SWIFT code: WFBIUS6S. You can use this number for incoming international wire transfers.
A SWIFT code is also known as Bank Identifier Code or BIC code.
When sending or receiving an international wire transfer, additional information is required.
The sender needs to provide their bank with the following statement regarding the wire transfer recipient;
- Wire transfer recipient (full name as per their account information)
- The recipient’s bank name and bank address
- The recipient’s bank account number and account type (savings or checking account)
- The recipient’s bank SWIFT code
- The currency of the funds to be wired
- Reason for transferring funds (example: personal payment, family remittance, salary, export remittance, etc.).
Some countries will also request additional information to process a wire transfer.
Depending on the location, the requirement could be an International Payments System Routing Code (IRC), International Bank Account Number (IBAN), the Indian Financial Services Code (IFSC), or the CLABE Account Number required by Mexico. For more information, read here.
Wells Fargo Line of Credit Routing Numbers
To use the table below, refer to the first three digits of your account number.
|Account Number||Routing Number|
|650, 651, 654||121042882|
|661, 662, 663||321270742|
What is a Routing Number?
In the United States, banks use a nine-digit code to identify themselves. This series of nine digits is known as the routing number or ABA routing number (ABA RNT).
A frequent question remains, “Does it matter what routing number you use?”. Yes, these unique numbers ensure that your funds go and from the correct financial institutions.
If you are looking to do a wire transfer, we recommend contacting your bank to make sure you have all the correct information and steps in place before proceeding.
As wire transfers tend to be irreversible, double-check all the banking, personal, and recipient details before attempting to send or receive funds.
How do I find my Wells Fargo Routing Number?
Use a check
If you can’t remember the state you opened your account in or are not sure which routing number is correct, here are some additional ways to track down the right routing number.
If you keep a checkbook on hand, you can find your routing number at the bottom of the check.
On the image below, the routing number is on the bottom left side of the check.
The routing number will be nine digits. Your account number will be to the left of it (this number can be between 7 to 16 digits).
Contact Wells Fargo
You can reach out to their customer service team 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at the following number: 1-800-869-3557.
For international calls, a toll-free number is available for most countries for customers.
For Mexico, you can try one of the following numbers:
- Personal account: 001-800-8693557
- Business account: 001-800-2255935
- Online customer service: 001-800-9564442
To find the contact information for other countries and their calling limitations (when applicable), click here.
You can always look up your routing number on the Federal Reserve’s website.
Wells Fargo FAQ’s
Although there are many different routing numbers for Wells Fargo, now that you have your handy list available, you are ready to proceed with sending money, setting up direct deposits, and even wire transfers.