Using a Mexico Bank Account

Find out about the products and services available from banks in Mexico, plus bank opening times...

Many of the major banks provide online banking services and have a wide range of packages catering to different needs. More detailed information about the different packages available can be obtained from the individual bank's websites.

Payments in Mexico are often made with cash (efectivo) as well as credit/debit cards. International credit cards are accepted and any ATM machine can be used for withdrawing money, irrespective of the bank.

Some savings accounts can be maintained at almost no cost, while others incur regular charges. Deposit accounts may have a fixed monthly fee and require a minimum amount in the account.

A check account includes a check book, and fees may be higher for this type of account.

Opening hours

Most banks are open Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 16:00. A number of banks also open on Saturdays.