What Is the Routing Number for Santander Bank?

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Santander Bank is based in Boston, MA, but they also have locations along the East Coast in Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island. There is more than one Santander Bank routing number, depending on your account and location.

There are three ways to find the right Santander routing number:

  • Remember where and when you opened the bank account;
  • Find your bank account number;
  • Look at a personal check.

If your bank account number is 11 digits long, your Santander routing number is 011075150. If your bank account number is 10 digits long, your routing number is 231372691.

If you know when and where you opened your account, refer to this quick reference table to quickly find the Santander Bank routing number pertaining to your bank account:

Santander Bank Routing Number Finder

State Where Account Was Opened Date When Account Was Opened Santander Routing Number
Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania Any time 231372691
Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island On May 17, 2012, or before 011075150
Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island After May 17, 2012 231372691

What Is a Routing Number?

A routing number is your bank’s nine-digit identification number. As you can see from the reference table above, some banks have more than one routing number. A routing number is needed when you’re exchanging money between accounts to identify your bank. You’ll need a routing number for:

  • Setting up a direct deposit with your employer;
  • As a check alternative to send another bank account payment via wire transfer or electronic funds transfer (EFT);
  • To set up an electronic funds withdrawal to pay your property or income taxes, for example.

Where Can You Find Your Santander Bank Routing Number?

A graphic showing the location of the routing, account, and check number on a check.

Besides using the Santander Bank routing number reference table above, the easiest way to find your routing number is by looking at a personal check. The first nine digits on the lower left-hand side of a personal check below the area you’d fill in the memo is your Santander routing number. If you don’t have checks handy, you can always call Santander Bank customer service at (877) 768-2265 for your routing number, or refer to their website.

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