How to withdraw money from PokerStars

How to withdraw money from PokerStars

The result of the good game in any poker variant is profit, and if you are a successful player, sooner or later you will face the issue of the fast and non-problematic withdrawal of your money from the poker site. In case with PokerStars there is nothing difficult about it.

All the money transaction at PokerStars happen with the help of Cashier section (right upper corner of the desktop PokerStars client), or with the help of web-cashier (if you play on mobile devices). In this article we will look at the common cashier of desktops and laptops.

Please note, that if you don’t have cashier button in PokerStars client, you need to read the article - PokerStars how to switch to real money.

In the PokerStars cashier window you can see your balance, transaction history and fill the account with the deposit or make a withdrawal (cash-out).

Step-by-step instruction on PokerStars money withdrawal

1. Enter the 'Cashier' menu in PokerStars client

PokerStars cashier

2. Choose 'Cash Out' in the right part of the window.

PokerStars cash out

Right after that you will see a pop-up window where you will be offered to specify the amount and the payment method to finalize the operation. You will also see the available for withdrawal amount.

3. Specify the needed amount (it can’t be bigger than the amount available for withdrawal) and press 'OK'

4. Choose the withdrawal method you like and press 'Submit' button.

After that, your withdrawal request will be sent for processing and you will receive confirmation of every transaction on your PokerStars account with the letter on your e-mail. For additional safety, always check money transaction correlated with these messages

Before making a cash-out, please note that PokerStars money withdrawal has several peculiarities:

  • 1. Firstly, the money will be withdrawn to the payment systems you made deposits with. If you made several deposits using different payment methods, you have to first withdraw money using the least recent payment method and then go to the most recent payment methods if you have such a need.
  • 2. Cash outs in the poker room are available only 48 hours later after the most recent deposit.
  • 3. There is a certain list of available deposit/withdrawal methods for withdrawals from the poker room.

This is PokerStars withdrawal policy and it is aimed to protect the players of the poker room from the fraud to prevent some sort of collusion between the users.

PokerStars cash-out methods available

Players from different countries of the world see different deposit/withdrawal methods for their accounts but the most common cash-out methods at PokerStars available for everyone are:

NETELLER, Skrill, EntroPay, VISA, QIWI and bank transfer.

If you are making cash-out using PokerStars mobile app, there is a much shorter list in some countries.

Processing of the amounts required for PokerStars withdrawals take from several minutes to couple of days depending on the chosen payment method.

How long does it take to get paid from PokerStars?

PokerStars cash out time depends on the payment method you have chosen. If you have verified your account before, your request will be processed in max 96 hours. Usually it takes from several minutes to several hours.

If any questions arise about the PokerStars withdrawal policy or some help needed, write an e-mail to the support service of the poker room on

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