Compare Packaged Current Accounts

  • Packaged current accounts offer the usual day-to-day banking services alongside a range of additional benefits.
  • Benefits vary between accounts but may include breakdown cover, travel insurance, retail offers and more.
  • Compare up-to-date information on account features to find your ideal package current account.

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  • Nationwide logo

    Nationwide FlexAccount

    • No monthly fee
    • Share £200 with a friend when they switch their main current account to Nationwide (terms apply)
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      None
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      Free

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees: 0% for the first 3 months (conditions apply)
    • 18.9% EAR (variable) thereafter
    • Unrranged overdraft fees: 18.9% EAR (variable)
    • For every payment that is NOT made over and above your reserve limit, you'll be charged an unpaid transaction fee of £15
    • The total sum of fees (including any paid/unpaid transaction fees) is capped at £75 per statement month
  • Nationwide logo

    Nationwide FlexPlus

    • 3% on balances up to £2,500
    • Includes worldwide travel insurance, mobile phone insurance, breakdown cover and extended warranty
    • Share £200 with a friend when they switch their main current account to Nationwide (terms apply)
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      3%
    • Switching Incentive
      None
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £13

    Interest details

    • 3% on balances up to £2,500
    • No interest on balances over £2,500

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees: 0% for the first 3 months
    • 50p per day on balances over £100 thereafter (the first £100 of your arranged overdraft is free)
    • Unarranged overdraft fees: 50p per day on balances up to £10
    • £5 per day on balances over £10 and are capped at £50 per month
  • Barclays logo

    Barclays Current Account with Blue Rewards

    • Get £7 every month (£3.50 for each of your first 2 Direct Debit payments) and extra cash rewards on selected products
    • Enhanced rate of cashback at lots of retailers when shopping through Barclays
    • Personalised debit card
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      None
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      £800
    • Monthly Fee
      £3

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account
    • Rewards details:
    • Get £7 every month (£3.50 for each Direct Debit payment) and extra cash rewards on selected products:
    • £5 each month for having your mortgage with Barclays
    • Up to £3 each month when you take out or renew buildings or contents cover with Barclays
    • Subject to eligibility.

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees:
    • 75p a day up to £1,000
    • £1.50 a day from £1,000 to £2,000
    • £3 a day from £2,000 and above
    • Unarranged overdraft fees:
    • Barclays' Monthly Maximum Charge for Personal Current Accounts is £32. This includes: a maximum of 4 Unpaid Transaction Fees (£32 cap). Barclays' Monthly Maximum Charge for Personal Current Accounts with Emergency Borrowing is £67. This includes: a maximum of 7 Emergency Borrowing Fees (£35 cap) and a maximum of 4 Unpaid Transaction Fees (£32 cap). It doesn't include charges for using an arranged overdraft or the cost of packs for customising your account.
  • Santander logo

    Santander 1|2|3 Current Account

    • 1% cashback on water and council tax bills and on your Santander monthly mortgage payments (up to maximum of £1,000)
    • 2% cashback on gas and electricity bills and on Santander home insurance premiums (policies administered and underwritten by Aviva Insurance Limited)
    • 3% cashback on mobile, home phone, broadband and paid for TV packages
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      1.5%
    • Switching Incentive
      None
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      £500
    • Monthly Fee
      £5

    Interest details

    • 1.50% AER/1.49% gross (variable) interest on your entire balance up to £20,000

      Cashback Details
      To get cashback on your household bills and interest on your balance, just follow these steps:
    • · Pay at least £500 into your account each month - any interest paid and payments between Santander personal accounts you're named on won't count towards this
    • · Have at least two active Direct Debits - you'll receive cashback on any qualifying household bills you pay by Direct Debit

    Overdraft details

    • You could get a 4 month fee-free Arranged Overdraft when you switch to us. (Overdrafts are offered depending on your circumstances.)
    • The Arranged Overdraft Usage Fee will depend on the amount you use:
    • Below £2,000 - £1 a day
    • £2,000 to £2,999.99 - £2 a day
    • £3,000 and over - £3 a day
    • Unarranged Overdraft Usage Fee - £6 per day
  • Santander logo

    Santander 1|2|3 Lite Current Account

    • 1% cashback on water and council tax bills and on your Santander monthly mortgage payments (up to maximum of £1,000)
    • 2% cashback on gas and electricity bills and on Santander home insurance premiums (policies administered and underwritten by Aviva Insurance Limited)
    • 3% cashback on mobile, home phone, broadband and paid for TV packages
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      None
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      £500
    • Monthly Fee
      £1

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

      Cashback Details
      To get cashback on your household bills, just follow these steps:
    • · Pay at least £500 into your account each month - any interest paid and payments between Santander personal accounts you're named on won't count towards this
    • · Have at least two active Direct Debits - you'll receive cashback on any qualifying household bills you pay by Direct Debit
    • · Log on to Online or Mobile Banking at least once in every three months

    Overdraft details

    • You could get a 4 month fee-free Arranged Overdraft when you switch to us. (Overdrafts are offered depending on your circumstances.)
    • The Arranged Overdraft Usage Fee will depend on the amount you use:
    • Below £2,000 - £1 a day
    • £2,000 to £2,999.99 - £2 a day
    • £3,000 and over - £3 a day
    • Unarranged Overdraft Usage Fee - £6 per day
  • N26 logo

    N26 Metal Current Account

    • 100% mobile banking
    • Free ATM withdrawals worldwide
    • LoungeKey membership, travel insurance and purchase protection
    • No Direct Debit or Standing Order facilities
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      None
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £14.90

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • This account does not have an overdraft facility.
  • NatWest logo

    NatWest Reward Account

    • £175 to Switch and Stay. Receive £125 upfront and then £50 after 12 months. Eligibility criteria applies.
    • Use the Current Account Switch Service to close your current account held elsewhere and switch to NatWest by 7 June 2019. Pay in at least £1,500 and log in to online or mobile banking by 12 July 2019. Before 1 June 2020 use your Debit card linked to your opened account at least once per month. Must be 18+ and a UK resident.
    • 2% back in Rewards on 7 types of household bills if paid by Direct Debit. £2 monthly fee. Reward eligibility criteria applies.
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      £125
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £2

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees:19.89% EAR (variable) and a monthly Usage Fee of £6 on all arranged overdrafts
    • Other overdraft fees: please see provider website for details
  • NatWest logo

    NatWest Reward Silver Account

    • £175 to Switch and Stay. Receive £125 upfront and then £50 after 12 months. Eligibility criteria applies.
    • Use the Current Account Switch Service to close your current account held elsewhere and switch to NatWest by 7 June 2019. Pay in at least £1,500 and log in to online or mobile banking by 12 July 2019. Before 1 June 2020 use your Debit card linked to your opened account at least once per month. Must be 18+ and a UK resident.
    • 2% in rewards on 7 household bills if paid by Direct Debit as well as lifestyle benefits. £10 fee and Reward eligibility criteria
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      £125
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £10

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees: No interest paid on first £250. 19.89% EAR (variable) and a monthly Usage Fee of £6 on all arranged overdrafts above £250
    • Other overdraft fees: please see provider website for details
  • NatWest logo

    NatWest Reward Platinum Account

    • £175 to Switch and Stay. Receive £125 upfront and then £50 after 12 months. Eligibility criteria applies.
    • Use the Current Account Switch Service to close your current account held elsewhere and switch to NatWest by 7 June 2019. Pay in at least £1,500 and log in to online or mobile banking by 12 July 2019. Before 1 June 2020 use your Debit card linked to your opened account at least once per month. Must be 18+ and a UK resident.
    • 2% in rewards on selected household bills with unlimited rewards if paid by Direct Debit as well as lifestyle and insurance benefits. £20 monthly fee. Reward eligibility criteria applies.
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      £125
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £20

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees: No interest paid on first £250. 19.89% EAR (variable) and a monthly Usage Fee of £6 on all arranged overdrafts above £250
    • Other overdraft fees: please see provider website for details
  • RBS logo

    RBS Reward Account

    • 2% back in Rewards on 7 types of household bills if paid by Direct Debit - Reward eligibility criteria apply
    • On average RBS customers earn £83 in Rewards per year. Based on monthly bills of £345 excluding the monthly £2 fee
    • To apply, you must be 18+ and a UK resident
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      £125
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £2

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees: £10 interest free buffer. Once buffer exceeded, you'll be charged 19.89% EAR (variable) on the whole overdrawn amount and a monthly usage fee of £6 on all arranged overdrafts
    • Other overdraft fees: please see provider website for details

    Switching incentive details

    • £175 to Switch and Stay. Receive £125 upfront and then £50 after 12 months. Eligibility criteria applies.
    • Use the Current Account Switch Service to close your current account held elsewhere and switch to us by 28 June 2019. Pay in at least £1,500 and log in to Digital or Mobile banking by 2 August 2019. Before 1 June 2020 use your Debit card linked to your opened account at least once per month.
    • £2 monthly fee. 2% back in Rewards on 7 types of household bills if paid by Direct Debit. Reward eligibility criteria applies.
  • RBS logo

    RBS Reward Platinum Account

    • 2% back in Rewards on 7 types of household bills if paid by Direct Debit - Reward eligibility criteria apply
    • On average RBS customers earn £83 in Rewards per year. Based on monthly bills of £345 excluding the monthly fee of £20
    • UK car breakdown cover policy underwritten by U K Insurance Limited
    • Mobile phone insurance underwritten by Aviva Insurance Limited
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      £125
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £20

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees: £250 interest free buffer. Once buffer exceeded, you'll be charged 19.89% EAR (variable) on the whole overdrawn amount and a monthly usage fee of £6 on all arranged overdrafts
    • Other overdraft fees: please see provider website for details

    Switching incentive details

    • £175 to Switch and Stay. Receive £125 upfront and then £50 after 12 months. Eligibility criteria applies.
    • Use the Current Account Switch Service to close your current account held elsewhere and switch to us by 28 June 2019. Pay in at least £1,500 and log in to Digital or Mobile banking by 2 August 2019. Before 1 June 2020 use your Debit card linked to your opened account at least once per month.
    • 2% in rewards on 7 types of household bills if paid by Direct Debit as well as lifestyle and insurance benefits. £20 monthly fee. Reward eligibility criteria applies.
  • RBS logo

    RBS Reward Silver Account

    • 2% back in Rewards on 7 types of household bills if paid by Direct Debit - Reward eligibility criteria apply
    • On average RBS customers earn £83 in Rewards per year. Based on monthly bills of £345 excluding the monthly £10 fee.
    • To apply, you must be 18+ and a UK resident.
    • Maximum Interest (AER) [?]
      0%
    • Switching Incentive
      £125
    • Minimum Monthly Credit
      None
    • Monthly Fee
      £10

    Interest details

    • No interest is paid on in-credit balances on this account

    Overdraft details

    • Arranged overdraft fees: £10 interest free buffer. Once buffer exceeded, you'll be charged 19.89% EAR (variable) on the whole overdrawn amount and a monthly usage fee of £6 on all arranged overdrafts
    • Other overdraft fees: please see provider website for details

    Switching incentive details

    • £175 to Switch and Stay. Receive £125 upfront and then £50 after 12 months. Eligibility criteria applies.
    • Use the Current Account Switch Service to close your current account held elsewhere and switch to us by 28 June 2019. Pay in at least £1,500 and log in to Digital or Mobile banking by 2 August 2019. Before 1 June 2020 use your Debit card linked to your opened account at least once per month.
    • 2% in rewards on 7 types of household bills if paid by Direct Debit as well as lifestyle benefits. £10 monthly fee. Reward eligibility criteria applies.
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