Betway Review

  • Cashout times: Normal (2-24 hours)
  • US Customers accepted: No
  • Customer support: Very Good
  • Casino: Available
  • Poker: Yes
  • Games: Yes

European company that operates from Malta under the supervision and control of the LGA. Ever since launching in 2006, they have strived to offer competitive odds, great value betting and a first class user experience.

With offices based in London, Malta and Guernsey, they have a diverse workforce committed to providing the best product possible. They hold licences also in Italy, Denmark, Spain, Belgium, Germany and Ireland.

Betway's customers benefit from the finest online technology and the most stringent security measures. They offer over 25,000 markets on the world's biggest sporting action, with a wide range of top events also offered live and in-play.

Deposits and withdrawals information

They offer a wide variety of deposit methods depending customer location to ensure that banking is always easy and safe. These include : Visa/Electron/Mastercard/Maestro debit or credit cards, direct bank transfer, ecoPayz, Neteller, Paypal, paysafecard, Skrill, Entropay card, Trustly and Citadel Direct.

You can create your account at the following currencies: Euro, US Dollar, British Pound, Canadian Dollar, Swiss Franc, Swedish Krona, Norwegian Krona, Indian Rupee, New Zealand Dollar.

Paypal is available for players coming from UK, Germany and Austria. Austrian players can also use EPS and Sofortuberweisung.

Swedish players can deposit also using Zimpler. Russian players can deposit also using Yandex, Qiwi, Moneta and Webmoney.

Players from Netherlands can also use iDEAL.

German players can also use MPass, Sofortuberweisung and Giropay. Finnish players can also use Euteller and Zimpler.

Players from Canada can also use ACH/EFT, InstaDebit, i-Debit and eCheck. Players from Brazil can also deposit using Lobanet Transferencia Bancaria Local.

All deposits are instant, except for the direct bank transfer (DBT) deposits, which usually take about 3 business days (Monday – Friday). This depends on the time it takes for the banks to clear the funds between them.

The minimum deposit is 10 GBP/USD/AUD/EUR/CAD and 50.00 PLN. The maximum deposit is set by the respective processor and is dependent on the method used. They do not have a maximum deposit amount.

As with most of reliable companies, you are enouraged to make a full verification of your account after signing up. Residents of United Kingdom will find their account frozen if they didnd't successfully verified their age within 72 hours upon making first deposit, till Betway successfully verifies their age.

Betting coverage, Live betting, Live streaming

You won't be disappointed by Betway, as they provide odds on over 12,000 markets, covering favorites like Football, Tennis, Cricket, Rugby, Boxing, Hockey and many more. For a European based bookie, their offer is wide, however number of selections per concrete game aren't that big and they could improve on adding a bit extra special variety of handicaps and totals in their football games.

Live betting is offered, but no live streaming service is available. The Live betting console is very easy to use and loading fast. They cover all the action live of European and South American and MLS football, including all the tennis, basketball, baseball and rygby professional action as well.

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Customer support

Betway customer support is available 24/7 and can be contacted via email, telephone or live chat. They usually reply fast to e-mails, and their live chat is always available with experienced agents, as there is a dedicated support team available in 17 languages.

You can use their website in several different languages including: Czech, Danish, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Finnish, Swedish, Russian and English.

Betway advantages

Huge market offers and very good live betting console are some strong points. Really fast and easy to use sportsbook pages, lot of payment methods (special payment methods for certain countries as well), generous bonuses at poker and casino, and very friendly customer support are their top advantages.

The disadvantages are: The absense of live streaming and that they are restricting lot of countries to bet.


The safest and most reliable banking methods are employed, so you are assured of secure and hassle-free withdrawal and deposit options. They are fully licensed by the Lotteries and Gaming Authority of Malta and employs state-of-the-art security when it comes to banking.

Being a principal official sponsor of West Ham United they have secured strong presence within UK, adding even more to their reputation.

A dedicated customer support team, available in 17 languages, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, huge market offer, acca boost, cash-out feature and generally very clean and fast pages are their highlights.

Overall rating : 4.0 out of 5.0
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Betway review by Betshoot updated on Jul 13 2017
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Betway welcome bonus

They are offering to all new customers from Canada, UK and Ireland a £30/€30/$30 welcome bonus, a €100/1000kr welcome bonus to customers from Finland, Norway and Sweden and a £150/€150 bonus offer for residents of Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg & Switzerland.

To qualify for the sports welcome offer, a minimum of £10/€10/$10/100kr (or the customer's currency equivalent) must be deposited using a valid debit/credit card, PayPal account, SOFORT Überweisung or Zimpler within seven days of a opening of account.

The terms of the bonuses are determined by the country the new customer resides in.

UK and Ireland customers must place bets totalling the value of their 1st deposit (up to £30) and then to count towards a playthrough requirement (wagering):

1 time playthrough if you bet with singles at odds of 1.75 or above, or if you bet in each-way or system bets at odds 1.40 or above each selection.

The bonus will be activated upon placement of qualifying bets that reach the 1st deposit value.

Residents of Finland, Norway, Sweden, Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg & Switzerland have wagering requirements of six times playthrough wagering with odds of 1.75 or above. If the odds are between 1.30 and 1.74 the wagering requirement is forty eight times.

Odds - Profit Margin

Overall profit margin

Profit margin indicates the profit of the company. Companies with a small profit margin, release more money on payouts, something which is an advantage for punters.

Restricted Countries

Residents from Afghanistan, Aland Islands, American Samoa, Angola, Antartica, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, British Virgin Islands, Bulgaria, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Falkland Islands, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, French Southern Territories, Ghana, Greece, Greenland, Guernsey, Guyana, Guadeloupe, Guam, Heard and Mcdonald Islands, Holy See (Vatican), Hungary, Hong Kong, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jersey, Laos, Lesotho, Lithuania, Macao, Malaysia, Martinique, Mayotte, Mexico, Myanmar, Micronesia, New Caledonia, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Papua New Guinea, Palestine, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Reunion, Romania, Russia, Saint-Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint-Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, South Sudan, Spain, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Turkey, Uganda, USA, Vanuatu, US Virgin Islands, Wallis and Futuna Islands, Western Sahara and Yemen are not allowed to bet with Betway.


One of the most dynamic, exciting and comprehensive sports betting sites on the web. From the moment you visit, you'll be impressed with the crisp, clear and impressively designed website.

Easy to navigate, you'll be able to find your favourite sports, browse the odds and place a bet within minutes.

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