Betfair review

Betfair is a UK based company that was founded in 1999. The bookmaker is owned by the company Paddy Power Betfair Plc, headquartered in Dublin. Betfair has licenses issued by the governments of such countries as Gibraltar, Great Britain, Malta, Spain, Italy, Bulgaria, and the United States. Currently the company has over 2 000 employees and over 1,7 million customers all over the world. Most of these clients use its website to make their bets. It is the most convenient and fast way to make your bet at Betfair.


Interface and design

The website of the company is designed in bright yellow, black, and white colors. This color combination attracts the attention of visitors and makes them feel like they want to make bets. The main menu of the website is situated in the upper part of its homepage. It is quite convenient and intuitive. Even a visitor that has no gambling experience can handle it. Betfair sports betting is the most popular service of the company, that is why all the necessary information about the kinds of sports you can bet on is situated under the main menu. All you need to do to make your first bet is to register an account, replenish it, choose the kind of sports and sports event, and bet on it.


In Betfair the odds are available only in the European format. The commission of the company is average for the gambling market with the rates ranging between 5% and 7%. Such commission policy allows Betfair to attract new customers. The minimum bet is £2. The maximum bet depends on the kind of sports and the sports event you want to bet on. It also depends on the type of bet you want to make.

Betting line and limits

Betfair UK offers its customers a large betting line. Of course, football is the most popular sports in it. However, at this company you are also able to bet on the kinds of sports that are not typical for Europe. For example, Betfair offers its clients to bet on American football leagues. Australian football is also available. Additionally, the betting line of the company includes some exotic events like darts, mixed martial arts, and motor cycling. The limits of the company are considered a bit higher than the average in the market.

Fees and payments

Betfair betting company supports all main systems of account replenishment and money withdrawal, including:

  • 8Pay,
  • Bank transfer,
  • BPAY,
  • Cheque,
  • ClickandBuy,
  • EntroPay,
  • Neteller,
  • PayPal,
  • Poli,
  • Skrill (Moneybookers),
  • WebMoney,
  • Western Union
  • Visa and MasterCard.

The minimum replenishment amount is $10. There are no restrictions for the maximum replenishment amount. The minimum withdrawal amount is $20.

Bonuses and promotions

The company provides a £30 bonus for its new customers that allows them to make risk-free bets up to £10. You can withdraw the bonus amount only after you bet it with 1.2 odd within 30 days after activating your account. Betfair free bets are also available for new customers of the company.

Technical support service

Customer support is available round the clock.

Telephone: +44-203-059-8888