Get paid in person with PayPal

PayPal QR codes are here to help you take in-person payments quickly and securely.

They provide your customers with more ways to pay, and give you access to millions of Paypal users.

Get started by creating your unique QR code.

Generate Your Code

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Accept in-person payments in 3 easy steps

With PayPal QR codes, there's no need for you or your customer to handle cash or cards.

Your customer opens the PayPal app

They scan your unique
code

You receive their
payment

Why PayPal QR codes?

You’ll love the simple setup and low fees. They’ll love how easy it is to scan, pay, and go.

PayPal In Person

Access a network of millions of PayPal users at your fingertips, and offer more ways to pay for your customer.

Low Fees

Lower fees than common card readers on any card your customer selects as payment.

No Hardware

All you need is your phone—no expensive hardware, no cords, no extras required

Tips Encouraged

Add a tipping option to your payments or set up a virtual tip jar in the app.

Seller Protection

Your eligible transactions are protected from chargebacks, reversals, and their associated fees.
Terms apply.

Here’s everything you need to get started:

Download your code

It’s free to download your QR code, and how you display it is totally up to you. Turn it into a banner, in-store signage, marketing materials, and more.

Generate Your QR Code

Get the app

You’ll get access to much more when you download the PayPal app. See your payments any time, anywhere, accept tips from the app, or even set up a virtual tip jar.

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Vistaprint’s customizable display options can help personalize your
in-person payments, with things like:

  • Business cards
  • Banners
  • Decals
  • Tabletop displays

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Accept in-person payments with minimal set-up.

See how easy it is to get paid with the PayPal app.

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