Hungary Global Payment Gateway

Accepting Payments in Hungary

Top-Rated Payment Gateway in Hungary

There are many reasons why it’s important to open your online business for sales and purchases in Hungary. The Hungarian government has placed a high priority on advancing their e-commerce sector. In 2022, Hungary’s e-commerce revenue totaled at over €1.9 billion, and that figure is expected to double by 2027.

74% of Hungary’s population shops online and their cross-border shopping habits make them an important demographic as e-commerce customers. Hungary’s online shopping revenue is growing, and it’s important to accept their preferred payment methods.

While 92.5% prefer to use VISA and Mastercard, many Hungarians prefer payment methods such as American Express, cash-on-delivery (COD), cash in advance, and more. Online stores in Hungary that are seeing the most success support more payment methods that make Hungarian shoppers feel comfortable.

Some of Hungary’s largest e-commerce companies are,,, and, and these companies are generating millions in revenue. Hungary’s most popular e-commerce categories are hobby & leisure, electronics, and fashion. Its population frequently purchases clothing, sporting goods, games, videos, music, e-tickets, insurance services, books, holiday reservations, and much more online. Statistics even show that the average value of a Hungarian shopping cart is higher than that of traditionally made purchases.

80% of Hungary’s population is already online, so it’s no surprise that e-commerce continues to grow at substantial rates.

Unicorn Group can provide online payment processing and a powerful e-commerce solution for your online business. Apply today and let us help you grow your online store.


Unicorn Group’s Payment Gateway Dashboard and merchant account services promote the growth of your business in Hungary and beyond by giving you the tools you need for success. You will have access to real-time transaction data from anywhere in the world on your mobile/tablet/computer device. Track your e-commerce sales with automated reports and in-depth visualisations for each transaction, available at your fingertips. Our global payment gateway, merchant account services, and powerful reporting tools will help you keep track of your business in Hungary and abroad without requiring countless hours of your time tracking sales.

With Unicorn Group, you’ll accept credit cards and many more alternative payment options efficiently and securely. Our low rates and transaction fees lead the industry with competitive rates and the most features and functionality available. The best payment service providers enable your business to accept a wide variety of payment options in multiple countries. Unicorn Group empowers your business with an all-inclusive solution that allows you to accept more payment methods safely and securely.

Quick Facts

E-Commerce in Hungary

  • E-Commere revenue totaled at over €1.9 billion in 2022
  • By 2027, e-commerce revenue in Hungary is expected to double
  • 74% of Hungary’s total population are online shoppers
  • Hungary’s largest e-commerce industries are hobby & leisure, electronics, and fashion
  • As of January 3, 2024, Hungary had a population of over 10 million people
  • The average value of an online shopping cart in Hungary is higher than that of traditional, physical shopping

Why does Unicorn Group lead the industry of payment providers?

In an age where cash payments are becoming obsolete, global communities are relying more on e-commerce technology that integrates more forms of online payments while streamlining checkout.

The best payment processing solutions have seamless integrations and keep merchants up and running with secure payment processing globally.

By accepting more payment methods and alternative payment options, merchants can increase their total e-commerce sales. Just as online banking and contactless payments have become industry standards, there are many popular online payment methods now.

If you enable your business to accept more of these payment methods, you enable your business to see more success.

View on Any Device

Unicorn Group’s payment system is designed to unlock content in any format. Whether you’re on your desktop computer or on your mobile device, you can rest assured that all your vital financial information is available for you.

Sync Up with Other Services

Many e-commerce sites and banking services are now offering “Buy Now, Pay Later” options like Klarna as a way to service this rapidly growing demand and appeal to new users. Accept credit cards and sync up with more alternative payment options with Unicorn Group.

Scales to Any Size

65.6% of Hungarians are projected to be e-commerce shoppers by 2027. Choose solutions that allow your business to grow. Unicorn Group consistently customises form-fit solutions for businesses of all sizes at low rates. Whether you run a large enterprise or a small, local business, Unicorn Group has the best solution for your business in Hungary.



Unicorn Group’s payment gateway services offer more than just a dashboard and means to accept payments – you get the tools you need to manage your business in Hungary and protection against fraud. Here are just a few of our payment acceptance features that are available to your e-commerce business.

Virtual Terminal

Accept payments from customers in Hungary manually on your desktop or mobile device. Just enter your customer’s credit card or alternative payment information and click ‘Charge’ – no credit card required physically.

Affiliate Management

Do you have resellers or affiliates in Hungary? Do you need to issue commission payouts? Unicorn Group enables you to manage your payouts with individual reports for free.

Customer Database

Collect and store customer contact information for e-mail marketing campaigns to keep your audience engaged.

Recurring Billing

Unicorn Group makes it simple to seamlessly implement flexible billing cycles for recurring billing and membership plans in Hungary.

Chargeback Prevention

Unicorn Group screens your transactions 24/7 to protect your business from fraudulent chargeback issues or fraudulent transactions.

Fraud Prevention

Our adjustable fraud scrub technology works around the clock to protect your business. The proprietary security technology verifies transaction data and aides in settling disputes.


We’ve implemented industry leading security standards to protect merchants and consumers in Hungary and abroad. Our payment solutions are PCI Compliant and protected with SHA-256 SSL Encryption. We maintain leading-edge industry security standards to protect your growing business.

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Certified Services

Unicorn Group is certified for safe and secure payment solutions for e-commerce in Hungary. When you choose Unicorn Group, you can trust that your payment processing is protected.

Free Integration Assistance

Integrate our payment gateway services and any of our supported shopping cart solutions with your website to give your customers a great online shopping experience. Positive customer experiences and smooth checkout processes lead to customer loyalty and repeat purchases.

Choose Unicorn Group for your Hungary-based business and you will see a simple integration process with our RESTful APIs along with free integration assistance to ensure the process is quick and painless.

Integration Support

Unicorn Group has a dedicated team that can handle the integration process, if requested. We do our best to make things simple for our merchants.

Shopping Cart Compatible

Our Global Payment Gateway works with most major shopping cart software options. We strive to give you a solution you can pair with almost anything.

Get Your Free Quote Today

Get a personalised quote today and accept payments with industry leading features and functionality – all at a very affordable rate. Sign up is free and easy, and our quotes are obligation-free.

We hope to offer you the best rates with the most added value to support the success of your growing business. Conduct business globally, choose Unicorn Group.

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