Payment services for Russia and the CIS

  • Guaranteed payments with Yandex e-wallet
  • Real-time authorization
  • Allows for push payments for online purchases through local payment kiosks
  • No local entity needed

Russia’s largest electronic payment service

Yandex.Money, part of Russia’s leading search engine Yandex, is the most popular electronic payment service in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). It includes online bank transfers, as well as e-wallets, mobile phone balances and payment kiosks.

Yandex.Money gives you access to the huge number of shoppers who bank with Sberbank, a massive Russian financial institution boasting more than 60 million accounts.

18 million accounts

22% of Russians pay with Yandex.Money

65,000 online stores accept Yandex.Money

24/7 follow-the-sun support


Russian Ruble (RUB), US Dollar (USD)


Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan

A breadth of payment options for the Russian market

Using Yandex.Money, consumers can pay for online services directly from the Yandex website with their existing Yandex balance, their credit card, Yandex scratch cards or online banking.

In addition, for customers that prefer to pay by cash, Yandex balances can be topped up at local payment kiosks. Most importantly, Yandex.Money provides online shoppers with a breadth of options that accommodate all major online payment preferences in the Russian market.

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