Magento Open Source 2.2.x
PayPal Payflow Link
  • Payment Services Directive Requirements:

    As of September 14, 2019, European banks might decline payments that do not meet PSD2 requirements. To comply with PSD2, PayPal Payflow Link must be integrated with Cardinal Commerce. To learn more, see 3-D Secure for Payflow.

PayPal Payflow Link is available for merchants in the United States and Canada only. Customers are not required to have a personal PayPal account, and enter their credit card information in a form that is hosted by PayPal. The information is never stored on your Magento server. Payflow Link cannot be used for orders that are created from the AdminThe password-protected back office of your store where orders, catalog, content, and configurations are managed..


Credit memos are supported for both online and offline refunds. However, multiple online refunds are not supported.

  • PayPal Business Account

    The PayPal Payflow Pro gateway links the merchant account at PayPal with the merchant’s website, and acts both as a gateway and a merchant account.

    If you manage multiple Magento websites, you must have a separate PayPal merchant account for each website.

Setting Up PayPal Payflow Link