There is no easier or faster way to open a bank account in Germany than to follow the instructions on this page. And this is not just a bold statement, it’s a promise! Opening a bank account in Germany can be tough when you don’t know where to start. That’s why we wrote all the information you need on one page and in English. For anyone that doesn’t have time and wants to compare bank accounts right away – here are the 3 best online banks in Germany. For anyone else, there is more information about opening a bank account in Germany below.