Here’s Your M&T Bank Routing Number

Routing numbers help banks identify each other.

M&T Bank traces its history back 160 years to its founding in Buffalo, New York, and continues to serve customers along the East Coast. M&T offers standard banking products and services, including wire transfers for sending or receiving funds.

Keep reading to learn M&T Bank’s routing number and SWIFT code so you’ll be ready the next time you need to wire money.

M&T Routing Number

M&T Bank uses different routing numbers depending on the state. Here’s a look:

M&T Bank Routing Number
StateRouting Number
New York, New Jersey, Connecticut022000046
Pennsylvania, Delaware031302955
D.C., Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia052000113

It’s important to use the correct routing number to ensure the accuracy of wire transfers.

What Is a Routing Number?

The American Bankers Association developed routing numbers back in 1910 as a way to identify check processing endpoints. Since its birth more than a century ago, the routing number’s use has expanded to include different financial transactions and now identifies a check’s point of origin as well. Routing numbers are made up of nine digits, and are meant to identify specific financial institutions during wire transfers.

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Can Banks Have Multiple Routing Numbers?

Yes they can, as we’ve seen with M&T Bank’s different routing numbers that cover multiple states. Other banks might use one routing number corresponding to one state, or might use a single routing number to cover all of its branches wherever they’re located. Large banks such as Wells Fargo might use dozens of different routing numbers.

How Do You Find a Routing Number on a Check?

Routing numbers are printed on the bottom left corner of checks. Your personal check will also include your account number and check number. On the off chance you forget which is which, just remember the routing number will always be nine digits long.

Demystifying SWIFT Codes: What They Are and How To Find Them

What Is the Routing Number for International Transfers?

Routing numbers used in international transfers are known as SWIFT codes. Here’s what you need to know about M&T Bank:

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  • M&T Bank SWIFT Code: MANTUS33

Keep in mind that wire transfers carry a fee. M&T charges $32 for issuing a domestic transfer and $75 for an overseas transfer.

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