BTC Direct

BTC Direct

BTC Direct is a leading European bitcoin broker platform based in Nijmegen, Netherlands. It’s working with European customers at there best needs accepting a wide variety of payment methods. It is an online agent in the buying and selling of bitcoins as well as the starting point for stepping into the world of Bitcoin. Their user-friendly interface makes it childishly simple to buy or sell bitcoins. We stand for speed, safety, convenience and transparency. They do not own a stock of bitcoins, but it places order on one of the major international exchanges immediately after payment. The bitcoins are purchased directly, so customer will benefit from rate increases immediately.



The service was launched on August 23, 2011[1]. BTCDirect acts as an agent in the buying and selling of bitcoins. Their team has great expertise and experience serving buyers and sellers throughout Europe at there best needs. BTCDirect offers a user-friendly platform on which you can buy and sell bitcoin, litecoin and ether quickly, easily and trust worthily. With instant account activation and instant bitcoin delivery stepping in to the world of bitcoin will take you less than 5 minutes.

The three priorities of BTCDirect are safety, speed and ease. On July 4, 2012 BTC-Direct announced to stop offering Bitcoins[2].

Main features

  • Instant account activation.
  • Live chat support.
  • Instant coin delivery & instant bitcoin, litecoin and ether to euro pay-outs.


BTCDirect offers live support through the live chat widget on the bottom left of there website. The support team is willing to guide you through the buying/selling process and ready to answer any of your technical questions regarding to bitcoin. The team also offers support by skype (btcdirect1), email and by phone.

The countries where the service is available is Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany (Deutschland), Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom.

Supported cryptocurrencies

  • Bitcoin
  • Litecoin
  • Ether

Supported payment methods

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  • Creditcard / Debitcard
  • VISA / Mastercard
  • Carte bancaire / Carte blue
  • eMaestro / Maestro
  • Neteller
  • iDEAL
  • Bancontact / Mister Cash
  • Mybank
  • Sofortbanking
  • Giropay
  • Online Bank transfer

Fees and rates

The various payment methods might charge an additional processing amount.

  • Bitcoin: 2% on buy and 1% on sell orders
  • Litecoin: 3% on buy and 2% on sell orders
  • Ether: 3% on buy and 2% on sell orders

External links

BTCDirect website (Dutch) (Dutch) (French) (German) (German) (Spanish) (French)

See Also on BitcoinWiki



  2. @BtcDirect1 on Twitter