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Top 12 crypto exchanges to buy and sell bitcoin in France

Here are the top crypto exchanges in FR, handpicked and updated by buybitcoinsmart.

Binance logo


Founded in 2017.

Binance is available in France

Binance is one of the biggest and most innovative crypto exchanges.

Coinbase logo


Founded in 2012.

Coinbase is available in France

Coinbase is one of the most secure and easy to use crypto exchanges logo

Founded in 2013. is available in France is a time-tested British exchange with over 3 million users.

Coinmama logo


Founded in 2013.

Coinmama is available in France

Coinmama is the perfect choice to buy bitcoin with Credit & Debit Card, GG Pay, Apple Pay and Bank Transfer.

Kraken logo


Founded in 2011.

Kraken is available in France

Kraken is one of the largest and oldest crypto exchanges in the world.

Bitpanda logo


Founded in 2014.

Bitpanda is available in France

Bitpanda is a trusted Austrian cryptocurrency exchange.

Paxful logo


Founded in 2015.

Paxful is available in France

Paxful is a peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling bitcoin.

LocalBitcoins logo


Founded in 2012.

LocalBitcoins is available in France

LocalBitcoins is a peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling bitcoin.

Changelly logo


Founded in 2013.

Changelly is available in France

Changelly is an intermediary platform between crypto exchanges and users.

OKCoin logo


Founded in 2013.

OKCoin is available in France

OKCoin is the perfect exchange for an experienced trader.

Bitstamp logo


Founded in 2011.

Bitstamp is available in France

Bitstamp is a crypto exchange focused on reliability and safety.

Bittrex logo


Founded in 2014.

Bittrex is available in France

Bittrex is a US regulated crypto exchange with high focus on security.


How to buy bitcoin in France

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Follow these 3 steps to buy bitcoin safely in France.

Step 1

Choose the exchange

Browse through our list of top 12 crypto exchanges in France

Step 2

Register + KYC

Register on the exchange and go through the Know Your Customer process to purchase crypto in France

Step 3

Deposit fiat & buy bitcoin

Buy bitcoin with credit/debit card in France if you need it quick, or fund your exchange account with fiat and purchase BTC after arrival of funds. Buying crypto with debit and credit cards usually results in higher fees.

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