# [Giải đáp] How many numbers does the bank account number have, where is it recorded?

How many numbers are there in a bank account? Is the account number embossed on the card? Do all banks have the same number of numbers? These are all questions that many people ask when they first learn to use a bank account. If you do not understand this issue, let's find out in detail in the analysis below.

## What is the bank account number?

Account number is a sequence of numbers issued to customers to use to transfer money when opening an account at a bank. Usually a bank account number is a sequence of 9 to 14 numbers that can include both numbers and letters depending on the bank.

## Where is the bank account number?

When customers receive the bank's ATM card, they will receive the same envelope containing the card. In this envelope will contain information about your bank account as well as the PIN to withdraw money at the tree.

If you have forgotten your account number, you can easily look up your account number by following the simple steps below:

• Do a lookup at an ATM: You need to make a withdrawal and then choose to print a receipt. The printed receipt will state your bank account number

• Do a lookup of the account number by contacting the bank directly. You just need to prepare your ID/CCCD to the nearest bank branch to ask the staff to get your account number back.

• Directly contact the customer service centers of the banks where the card is opened for information on account numbers. When performing a lookup in this way, the customer needs to provide information about the account such as account holder, ID/CCCD number, current account balance, etc.

## How many numbers are there in a bank account?

Each bank will have a different set of account codes. But usually, the account number sequence will usually be from 6-14 digits. You can refer to the account numbers of some banking systems below:

• Agribank bank account number has 13 digits

• Vietcombank account number has 13 digits

• Techcombank bank account number has 14 digits

• BIDV bank account number has 14 digits

• Vietinbank account number has 12 digits

• Sacombank bank account number has 12 digits

• Dong A Bank account number has 12 digits

• Bac A Bank account number has 15 digits

• ACB bank account number has 8 digits

## Distinguish account number and ATM card number

A lot of people don't know How many numbers are there in a bank account? so often confused with ATM card number. To distinguish these two numbers from each other, you can refer to the table below:

 ATM card number Account number Form Is a series of numbers embossed directly on the front of the ATM card Bank account number is a series of numbers provided by the bank via a note or by email.As soon as you register to open an ATM card, the account number will also be opened Structure There are 2 types of cards: 16 numbers and 19 numbers. Each customer will be provided with a unique number on the card. In the card number sequence:The first 4 digits are called BIN (Bank Identification Numbers), this is a common identification number for all banksThe next 2 digits of the card number represent the bank where you open the account4 digits after that is the customer code number CIF (Customer Information File) Each bank will have different account number regulations. Usually the account number consists of 6-15 digitsFor example:Agribank has an STK with 13 numbersVietcombank has a 13-digit account numberBIDV has an STK with 14 numbersVietinbank has an STK with 12 numbersSacombank has an STK with 12 numbersDong A Bank has an STK of 12 numbersBac A Bank has an STK with 15 numbers… Function Help the bank manage the activities of users in the card.Card number can be used to transfer money, but only banks using NAPAS card can transfer money via card number. Help users perform account identification for fast money transfer

## Instructions to look up the most accurate bank account number

There are many cases where users do not understand How many numbers are there in a bank account? leading to forgetting my account number. If you accidentally forget your account number, you can do the lookup as follows:

### Check your account number by calling the switchboard

Contact the bank's customer care center directly, and the staff will help you to look up information easily. You can refer to the hotline numbers of some banks below:

• Vietcombank: 1900545413

• Techcombank: 1800 588 822

• Sacombank: 1900 5555 88

• Vietinbank: 1900 55 88 68

• Agribank: 1900636381

• BIDV Bank: 1900 9247 VND

• Vpbank: 1900 545 415

• MB Bank: 1900 5454 26

• VIB Bank: 1900 5555 88

• Timo Bank: 1800 6788

You just need to contact the customer service center corresponding to the banks, then proceed to provide personal information, ID card/CCCD number, then ask the bank staff to assist in looking up the account number information. account.

### Look up account number at the counter

The second way to look up the account number that you can do is to go directly to the bank for expert support. However, this way of looking up will be time-consuming and labor-intensive if you are not near the branches of the banking system that have opened the card.

### Look up account numbers by Internet Banking

For those who register to use Internet Banking service, they can immediately check the account number on the application. Just go to internet banking and then select my account to see my account number.

### Look up account number via SMS Banking

Customer's account number will also be detailed in SMS banking. You just need to open the SMS to be able to see information about your personal account number.

### Look up account numbers via ATM system

To look up account information via ATM, you need to make a withdrawal and then choose to print a receipt. The printed receipt will indicate your bank account number.

### Should money be transferred via bank account number or ATM card number?

When making a money transfer, you should transfer money to your account number in the form of 24/7, customers will receive money faster. If customers make a transfer via ATM card, the time to receive money will be much slower.

## List of current popular bank account numbers

 Bank First account number Agribank 150, 340, 130, 490, 290 ACB 20, 24, 25 Vietnamese version 068, 001, 030, 009, 008, 015, 801 BIDV 581, 125, 601, 213 Techcombank 102, 196, 140, 191, 1903 TPBank 020, 03 Sacombank 020, 5611, 0400, 1234 Vietcombank 007, 004, 0491 Vietinbank 1000 VPBank 15

## Note when transacting via bank account number

When transferring money via account number, customers need to pay special attention to the following issues:

• Need to enter the correct account number and check if the cardholder matches the account holder or not, then proceed with the transfer.

• Only banks belonging to the Napas card system can transfer money via card number, so you need to pay special attention when transferring money via card number.

## Conclusion

Here is the information about How many numbers are there in a bank account? for your reference. Hope these sharing will bring you useful information. Please especially check the accuracy of personal information before making a money transfer to avoid mistaken transfer.

The article was edited by: Banktop.vn

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