Get Up to £100 in Bet Credits
Up to £100 in Bet Credits for new customers at bet365. Min deposit £5. Bet Credits available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply.
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When it comes to football betting, few brands rival the size, success and prestige of Bet365. In less than two decades since being founded, Bet365 have grown to become undoubtedly one of the top dogs in the entire industry.
Although they were founded in the UK, bet365 have grown to become a truly international brand. Their customers – of which there are apparently over 22 million – hail from over 200 countries around the world. Despite this, they have made efforts to stay true to their roots. They have retained a definite British pedigree, being the single biggest employer in all of Stoke-on-Trent, and proudly refer to themselves as a ‘family-run business’.
bet365 Football Betting Sign Up Offer
When you join Bet365, you’re entitled to claim their 100% Deposit Bonus. In short, this means that whatever your original deposit is (between £10 and £200), they’ll match it completely. If you make an initial deposit of £100, you’ll be given an extra £100.
Here are the main Ts and Cs for the Bet365 Deposit Bonus:
- You must spend all of your initial deposit before receiving the bonus amount
- This one is very important! Before making a withdrawal, you must turn over your deposit plus your bonus, three times over. So if you made an initial deposit of £100, and received a bonus of £100, you’ll then need to place wagers equaling £600 before you can make a withdrawal
- If you don’t turn over that amount within 90 days of signing up, the Deposit Bonus you received is void
- In order for a bet to qualify towards the turnover, it must have odds of 1/2 or greater
- If you bet multiple times on one market (a Real Madrid vs. Barcelona match, for example), only the first bet counts towards your turnover
- Bets that are cashed out during play do not count towards the turnover
To be brutally honest, this is a pretty poor signup offer, especially compared to some of the other brands we’ve looked at. Just because you’re a big brand, and have plenty of customers already, doesn’t mean you should offer a sub-standard welcome offer. Plenty of other big brands offer far more competitive deals. Betway, for example, also offer a bonus that matches your first deposit, but with far more forgiving Ts & Cs. There are plenty of reasons to join Bet365, but their signup offer is nowhere near the top of the list.
The good thing about it – apart from the sheer amount of ‘free’ money on offer – is that the odds of your bets only need to be at least 1/2. This gives you a good chance to win a few safe bets on your way to claiming your bonus, and – eventually – withdrawing it.
bet365 Ongoing Football Promotions (Updated on: May 2021)
Fortunately, after a pretty poor signup deal, Bet365’s offering does get better with their ongoing promotions.
*Significant Terms: Only new and eligible bet365 customers can claim this offer. The NFL Early Payout offer applies to pre-game single and multiple bets on the Money Line (2-Way) market for any NFL game up to and including Super Bowl LV (Saturday 7th May 2021). This offer does not apply where a stake has been Cashed Out fully. Where a stake has been Cashed Out only partially, and your team is ahead by 17 points, the bet will be settled on the remaining active stake. If you edit your qualifying bet using the Edit Bet feature before the game begins, and your team goes ahead by 17 points, the bet will be settled on the new stake. This offer does not apply where a bet has been edited to include or amend a selection for an event that is In-Play. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This offer is available only for new and eligible bet365 customers. This offer applies to the FIRST single bet you place on each race shown live on ITV Racing. If you place multiple selections in the same race on the same bet slip, only the first selection will count as the highest on the bet slip. You must place bets in the usual way and can be paid either from your Withdrawable Balance or your Bet Credits. Bets placed from your Withdrawable Balance will be returned to your Withdrawable Balance, bets you place using Bet Credits will be returned as Bet Credits. This offer applies only to bets placed on Enhanced Place Terms markets and Each Way Fixed Odds markets. All other markets, including Tote/Pari-Mutuel/Colossus (bets and dividends), Anti-Post Bets, and adjusted place terms (Each Way Extra), are excluded. If you edit your qualifying bet with the Edit Bet feature, any refund amount will be equal only to the new stake and not the original stake. If a stake has been fully Cashed Out, it will not apply. Where a stake as been partially Cashed Out, any refund amount or subsequent risk-free bet amount will be equal only to any active stake that remains. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This offer applies to matches played up to and including 31 May 2021. Bets that are placed on the Full Time Result do not apply to this offer. This offer does not apply to stakes that have been 100% Cashed Out. In the case where a bet has been partially Cashed Out and your team goes 2 goals ahead, the bets will be settled on the active stake that remains. If your qualifying bet is edited using Edit Bet before kick-off and your team goes 2 goals ahead, your bet will be settled on the new stake. Where you edited your bet to include or amend a selection for an event that is In-Play, the offer will no longer apply. This offer is available to new and eligible bet365 customers. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: Only new and eligible bet365 customers can claim this offer. This Extra Time Extra Chance offer applies to pre-match bets where a match continues into extra time in all forms of knockout Rugby. It applies to regular season Championship and League 1, English Super League, Super Rugby Aotearoa, Super Rugby AU, and Australian NRL games that play a period of golden point extra time. This offer is valid for all pre-match full time and second half markets. Any markets settled at half time or In-Play do not apply to this offer. If a Rugby match stays tied after extra time/sudden death and a kicking competition is necessary to decide the result of the match, the To Win market will be settled on the final result. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This offer is available to new and eligible bet365 customers only. This offer applies for all bets placed from 10am on the day of the race up to 15 minutes prior to the scheduled “off” time for each ITV race. The offer includes only races that are shown live on ITV Racing unless bet365 states otherwise. The bet365 Price Promise is only valid for bets placed on Win and Each Way Fixed Odds Markets. All other markets are excluded from this offer, including Enhanced Price Win Only markets that are separately priced to the Fixed Odds market, Enhanced or adjusted place terms (Each Way Extra), and Tote/Pari-Mutuel/Colossus (bets and dividends). Races covered by this offer are also available for Best Odds Guaranteed. The bookmakers’ prices included in the bet365 Price Promise are William Hill, Sky Bet, Boylesports, Paddy Power, Coral, and Ladbrokes. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: Only new and eligible bet365 customers can claim this offer. This offer is available from 11:59:59 UK Time19 February 2020. It applies to winnings on pre-game accas of 2 or more selections for Men’s Eurocup, Euroleague, Germany Bundesliga, Italy Lega 1, and Spain Liga ACB on the main 2-Way Game Point Spread and 2-Way Game Totals for Match markets. If your stake has been fully Cashed Out, the bonus will not apply. Where a stake has been partially Cashed Out, the bonus is calculated based on the active stake remaining. The bonus applies where all selections within the bet have been marked as won and this has been Cashed out for the full return value. If you edit your qualifying bet using the Edit Bet feature, the bonus will be calculated based on the new stake. If your qualifying bet has been edited to amend or include a selection for an event that is In-Play, the bonus will not apply. The maximum bonus that can be received for this offer is £100,000 (or currency equivalent). This bonus doesn’t apply for bets placed on alternative spread/total markets. It doesn’t apply for bets placed with Bet Credits or combination bets with bonuses such as Lucky 15s, Lucky 31s and so on. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This Best Odds Guaranteed offer is available to new and eligible bet365 customers. It applies to bets placed only on Win and Each Way Fixed Odds Markets and Enhanced Place Terms markets. Every other market, including Ante-Post bets (unless otherwise stated), Tote/Pari-Mutuel/Colossus (bets and dividends) and adjusted place terms (Each Way Extra), are excluded. All horse racing in Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, New Zealand and Australia is excluded. This offer includes Showcast bets, Board Prices and bet365 Early Prices, single and multiples on all racing where a fixed price is offered. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: Only new and eligible bet365 customers can claim this offer. The Tennis Retirement Guarantee offer applies only to pre-match single bets on the To Win Match market for main draw singles matches from WTA, ATP or Grand Slam Tennis events. If the opposition player retires hurt, bet365 will pay your bet out as a winner, with your stake returned as cash and winnings paid as Bet Credits. If all or a portion of the qualifying bet you place is with Bet Credits, that part of your stake will be refunded as Bet Credits with any remainder in cash. This Retirement Guarantee offer will not apply to Bet Builder bets. Where the To Win Match market is included as a pre-match selection in a Bet Builder bet, and either player retires hurt, the Bet Builder bet will be settled as void and your stake will be retuned in cash, in accordance with bet365’s Tennis Rules. If your bet is edited using the Edit Bet feature to a pre-match single bet on the To Win Match market for a player who then progresses due to retirement, this offer does not apply. This offer also does not apply if your bet has been edited pre-match in any other way or to include an In-Play selection. If your stake has been fully or partially Cashed Out, this offer does not apply. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This Best Odds Guaranteed offer is available to new and eligible bet365 customers. It applies to bets placed only on Win and Each Way bets on Fixed Odds markets. Every other market, including Tote-Pari-Mutuel/Colossus (bets and dividends) and Ante-Post bets (unless otherwise stated), are excluded. All Australian greyhound racing is excluded. This offer includes Showcast bets, Board Prices and bet365 Early Prices, single and multiples on all racing where a fixed price is offered. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This Tennis Accumulator Bonus can be claimed only by new and eligible bet365 customers. This offer is available from 11:59:59 UK Time 19 February 2020. It is valid for winnings on pre-match accumulators of 2 or more Tennis selections on To Win Match, Frist Set Winner, and Set Betting markets for Singles and Doubles matches from any Grand Slam, ATP, Challenge Tour or WTA event. It also applies for Singles and Doubles matches from the Fed Cup and Davis Cup. The maximum bonus that can be awarded is £100,000 (or currency equivalent). Bets placed with Bet Credits or combination bets with bonuses, such as Lucky 15s or Lucky 31s do not apply to this offer. If you edit your qualifying bet with the Edit Bet feature, the bonus will be calculated based on the new stake. If the bet is edited to include or amend a selection for an event that is In-Play, the bonus will not apply. This bonus does not apply where a stake has been Cashed Out in its entirety. If your stake is only partially Cashed Out, the bonus will be calculated based on the active stake that remains. This bonus applies where all selections within the bet have been marked as won and this has been Cashed Out for the full return value. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: Only new and eligible bet365 customers can claim this offer. This Soccer Substitute Guarantee offer applies only to pre-match single bets on any of the applicable markets (where available) that are listed on the bet365 Soccer Substitute Guarantee promotion page, for any soccer match. If the player you choose to back is substituted prior to the half-time whistle, your stake will be refunded as Bet Credits. The offer does not apply if your qualifying bet is edited using the Edit Bet feature to change from a player who is then substituted prior to the half-time whistle. The offer will apply where a qualifying bet has been edited to change to a player who is then substituted prior to the half-time whistle. The offer will not apply if a bet has been edited to an In-Play selection. Where one of the pre-match selections on any of the markets listed on the bet365 Soccer Substitute Guarantee promotion page is part of a Bet Builder bet and the player you choose to back is substituted prior to the half-time whistle, the Bet Builder bet will be void and your stake will be returned as Bet Credits. Where the outcome of your bet has been already determined prior to your selected player being substituted, or your bet continues on to win, then this offer will not apply and your bet will be settled in accordance with the bet365 Soccer Rules. This offer will not apply where a stake has been Cashed out fully or partially. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This offer is available pre-match on every game for Half Time/ Full Time, all Scorecast and all Correct Score markets. If the game finishes without a score (0-0), your stake will be refunded if the bet loses. Bets you place from your Withdrawable Balance will be refunded to your Withdrawable Balance and bets placed using Bet Credit will be returned as Bet Credits. This offer won’t apply where a stake has been 100% Cashed Out. In situations where a stake has been Cashed out only partially, and the match finishes 0-0, only your remaining active stake will be refunded. If the qualifying bet is edited using the Edit Bet feature before kick-off and the match finishes 0-0, only your new stake will be returned. Where your bet has been edited to include or amend a selection for an event that is In-Play, the offer does not apply. This offer is available to new and eligible customers of bet365 only. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: Only new and eligible bet365 customers can claim this offer. This offer is available from 11:59:59 UK Time 13 February 2020. It applies to winnings on pre-game parlays (accas) of 2 or more selections for NFL/ MLB/ NBA/ NHL on 2-way markets, including Spread/Run Line/Puck Line, Game Totals, 1st Half Point Spread, 2nd Half Point Spread, 1st Half Totals, and 2nd Half Totals. If your stake has been fully Cashed Out, the bonus will not apply. Where a stake has been partially Cashed Out, the bonus is calculated based on the active stake remaining. The bonus applies where all selections within the bet have been marked as won and this has been Cashed out for the full return value. If you edit your qualifying bet using the Edit Bet feature, the bonus will be calculated based on the new stake. If your qualifying bet has been edited to amend or include a selection for an event that is In-Play, the bonus will not apply. The maximum bonus that can be received for this offer is £100,000 (or currency equivalent). This bonus doesn’t apply for bets placed on alternative life/spread/total markets. It doesn’t apply for bets placed with Bet Credits, fixed odds Parlay Cards, Teasers, or combination bets with bonuses such as Lucky 15s, Lucky 31s and so on. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This offer is available to only new and eligible bet365 customers. This offer is valid for only the FIRST single bet you place on each bet365 Race. It applies only to selected races as specified by bet365 in the table displayed on the bet365 Feature Race 4/1 Offer page. If you place multiple selections in the same race on the same bet slip, only the first selection will count as the highest on the bet slip. You must place bets in the usual way and can be paid either from your Withdrawable Balance or your Bet Credits. Bets placed from your Withdrawable Balance will be returned to your Withdrawable Balance, bets you place using Bet Credits will be returned as Bet Credits. This offer applies only to bets placed on Enhanced Place Terms markets and Each Way Fixed Odds markets. All other markets, including Tote/Pari-Mutuel/Colossus (bets and dividends), Anti-Post Bets, and adjusted place terms (Each Way Extra), are excluded. If you edit your qualifying bet with the Edit Bet feature, any refund amount will be equal only to the new stake and not the original stake. If a stake has been fully Cashed Out, it will not apply. Where a stake as been partially Cashed Out, any refund amount or subsequent risk-free bet amount will be equal only to any active stake that remains. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
*Significant Terms: This offer can be claimed by new bet365 customers only. To claim, a deposit of at least £5 (or currency equivalent) must be made within 30 days from your account registration to qualify you for a 100% matched amount in Bet Credits, up to a maximum of £100 (or currency equivalent). Once the offer has been claimed, you will receive the Bet Credits and they will be held in your account balance and are non-withdrawable. To use the Bet Credits you have been awarded, you must place qualifying bets to the value of your qualifying deposit (capped at £100 – or currency equivalent) and these bets you make must settle within 30 days of claiming the offer. Only bets that qualify and are settled after you have claimed the sign up offer will count towards this requirement. The bets you place must meet certain conditions to be able to count towards the release of your Bet Credits. These conditions are outlined in the full terms and conditions. You are not eligible to withdraw your Bet Credits and Bet Credits stakes are not included in any returns. Any returns from Bet Credits placed will be added to your Withdrawable Balance. The use of PayPal, Google Pay, Apple Pay, Paysafecard, Fast Bank Transfer or any other available debit or prepaid cards, for either your qualifying deposit of any subsequent withdrawal of returns from Bet Credits stakes, is not permitted unless your accepted form of Identity Documents and the PVC you entered has been successfully verified by bet365, or bet365 has successfully verified two accepted forms of your Identity Documents. Bet Credits cannot be used on certain products, offers and/or promotions and bet types as detailed in the full terms and conditions. If your account has been inactive for 90 consecutive days, your Bet Credits will be forfeit and eliminated from your account. Full Terms & Conditions apply.Show Less
How To Bet on bet365
On visiting www.bet365.com potential new customers are taken to the bet 365 Home Page. Existing customers enter their unique combination of Username and Password. Visitors who are looking to open an account click ‘Join Now’. The new account process involves entering personal information, contact information, login and security details and preferences. There is a field for an optional Bonus Code related to an affiliates specific welcome offer. Once the account has been confirmed new customers must make an initial deposit before betting.
The current account balance is shown and a link called ‘Deposit’. Customers must specify the payment method and deposit amount and then click ‘Make Deposit’. The transfer is immediate which means there are funds available for betting. A sport, league, match and market is selected and when the current odds are selected a Bet Slip appears. Selections can be added to create multiple and system bets which are specified from a list. After entering the stake customers click ‘Place Bet’. Confirmation is virtually instant and the account balance is updated accordingly. The three basic procedures are easy to follow and can be completed in less than five minutes.
Euro Soccer Bonus
This bonus is really an excellent one. Everybody loves a good accumulator, and this offer allows you to take your winnings to the next level. Place 3 or more teams into your acca, and if it comes off Bet365 will tack a bonus onto your winnings. The bonus increases in size based on how many teams you put in there: 3 teams gets you a 5% bonus, 4 teams gets you an extra 10%, and so on. This offer applies to a pleasingly wide range of big competitions: the group and knockout rounds of the Champions League, as well as the top divisions in England, Germany, Italy and Spain.
Bore Draw Money Back
Also worth noting is their Bore Draw Money Back offer. This fan-friendly deal gives some comfort to bettors after struggling through a boring 0-0 draw. If you’ve placed a Correct Score, Half-time/Full-Time or Scorecast (First Scorer + Correct Result) bet, and the game in question finishes 0-0, you get your full losing stake refunded to you.
Note: ‘2 Goals Ahead Early Payout Offer’ is no longer available and should be replaced by the brand later this year.
Bet365 Euro 2020 Betting
Enjoy Euro 2020 betting at bet365 this summer and earn exciting bonuses like enhanced odds and free bets. With the year’s largest football tournament around the corner, you can expect to find plenty of Euro 2020 betting offers.
Special Euro 2020 Bonus Offers at Bet365
bet365 prides itself on its range of football offers. And when Euro 2020 starts, you’re likely to find the best bet365 Euro betting all the way through the tournament.
Get an accumulator bonus on or get an early payout when your team goes 2 goals up. And don’t forget to bet in-running as the game is taking place!
A popular bet365 bonus during the 2018 World Cup was the money back offer on losing outright bets. That may make a return for Euro 2020.
Place a bet on the outright tournament winner. If the team goes out on penalties, you’ll get your money back. You may even receive free bet tokens to use how you like.
And of course, you can always take advantage of bet365’s regular welcome bonus. Open an account and make a minimum deposit to earn Bet Credits in your bet365 account. Use the credits to bet on England at bet365 or back Harry Kane to win the Golden Boot.
Top Euro 2020 Betting Markets & Odds
You’ll be able to find bet365 Euro 2020 betting odds on a full range of markets like correct score, 1X2, and first goalscorer. You’ll also be able to back specific Euro 2020 bets during the tournament:
Outright Winner: Back England for the win, especially with the semi-finals and final being played at Wembley Stadium.
It’s virtually a home tournament in 2021! Or do you go for the fancied France, the under-achieving Belgium, or the perennial tournament specialists, Germany? Whichever team you go for, you’ll find Euro 2020 odds at bet365.
Top Goalscorer: Can Harry Kane repeat his heroics from Russia 2018? Get enhanced odds on the Spurs frontman, or back one of Belgium’s star men like Kevin de Bruyne.
Group Winner: You can also get the latest bet365 Euro betting odds on who will win individual groups. Back the group winner or the teams most likely just to make it into the knockout phase.
1X2 Betting: Back your favourite side to win at home or go for the underdog and get great away odds. You can also back hundreds of markets on each game, like correct score, first goalscorer, and Half-Time/Full-Time winner.
In-Play Betting: As well as outrights and 1X2, you can bet on the games as they happen. Follow the match tracker and back the next card, next corner, or next team to score. Track the odds and cash out your bet at bet365 before the game’s even finished!
There are almost endless live betting opportunities at Bet365. In fact, there are thousands of Bet365 live betting markets available every day, with football undoubtedly being the most popular sport in this area. Tennis, horse racing, basketball and esports feature heavily too, with markets being accompanied by either live streaming or helpful graphics.
Odds are updated constantly, with popular in-play football bets including next team to score and over/under goals. There are currently no promotions specific to live betting at Bet365, however Bet365 early payout offers are available on football, NFL and MLB. The Bet365 in-play page is also very easy to use, with all sports being listed across the top of the screen.
The Bet365 cash out feature is available on selected markets, with both partial and full options being on offer to punters. Placing customers in greater control of their bets, cash out is available both pre-match and in-play single, accumulator and multiple bets, with Bet365 football, tennis, horse racing, cricket and basketball markets qualifying, among others. However, cashed out bets will not count towards the release of any bonus funds at Bet365. Meanwhile, auto cash out is also available at Bet365, where customers can guarantee that bets will be cashed out once winnings reach a certain amount.
Live streaming is undoubtedly one of the best features at Bet365, helping to separate them from other bookies. Available on sports including football, tennis, cricket, basketball, esports and table tennis, a funded account or qualifying bet worth at least £1 is required to gain access. However, it is Bet365 live football streaming that attracts the majority of punters, with matches from leagues around the world being available to watch on desktop and mobile.
Many streams are accompanied by commentary, adding to the user experience, with live streaming being especially useful for those who regularly place in-play bets. A live streaming schedule makes it easy to see which events will be available to watch.
bet365 Mobile Football Betting App
When it comes to their mobile app, Bet365’s extensive resources and expertise are clear. There’s no question that Bet365’s mobile platform has earned it’s place among UK’s best football betting apps.
Much like the regular desktop version, the interface on Bet365’s mobile app is crisp, clean and intuitive; navigating it is extremely easy, even for beginners. There’s no drop-off in terms of usability, either. When using the mobile app, you have access to all your favourite features, including in-play betting and Cash Out. You even have access to live streams when you’re on the move; a feature that few other brands offer, even on their main websites. That’s seriously impressive.
In our testing of the app it ran quickly and extremely smoothly, with no crashes or other issues. A quick glance at Apple’s App Store reveals that most users have enjoyed a similarly reliable experience, with the app receiving an average rating of four stars.
Compared to its big rivals – particularly Ladbrokes, with their reliability issues – Bet365 betting app is very much at the front of the pack. This is true in terms of reliability, and innovation. Out of all the big football betting brands, we’re comfortable in saying this feature-packed betting app is the best we’ve tested.
bet365 Football Bets Explored
As befits a brand this big, with bet365 online betting you can gamble on pretty much any market you like. Domestic and international competitions from around the world are on offer, and live scores for all the ongoing matches are continually updated.
You also have an impressively wide range of things to bet on. All of your usual favourites are present and correct – accumulators, correct score, and so on – as well as a few more specialist wagers. These include:
- Double Chance – a safer way to bet on the outcome of a match. Normally you can only bet on one of the three outcomes of a match: home team win, draw, or away team win. With Bet365’s Double Chance bet, you can wager on two of these results
- Asian Handicap – the underdogs in a matchup effectively start with a ‘lead’ of a certain number of goals. The other team must overcome that deficit and win the match in order to win the bet. It’s a way to generate bigger odds while betting on the favourites, basically
The main bet365 Sports page displays an alphabetical list of all this operator’s betting sports. Other online bookmakers highlight the most popular betting sports and football is usually the most prominent but at bet365 customers must navigate to soccer through the menu. However, this does not detract from the excellent range of football leagues and markets that bet365 offer. On clicking Soccer users are taken to the main page for the sport and the biggest countries for football betting. The English Premier League generates the most betting turnover and only matches in the World Cup attract more bets and turnover. bet365 advertise heavily during the commercial breaks during matches in the EFL that are broadcast live.
Main Lists displays the main football betting matches of the day. bet365 has online customers all over the world but as a UK based operator the United Kingdom is the first country on the soccer page. bet365 offers odds on 22 leagues and competitions in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Matches in UEFA competitions and the other main European leagues appear next on the page followed by leagues in the rest of Europe and the rest of the world. In total bet365 covers more than 200 football leagues with pre-match betting. Few other bookmakers have a more comprehensive football betting service.
Due to the level of betting interest the English Premier League appears most prominently on the football page. For each match the kick-off time, home and away teams and 1X2 odds are shown with a link to over 150 related markets. Odds for these markets appear under the following headings:
- Asian Lines
Bet Builder is a new feature for football matches. Customers can add markets from a long list to build a customised bet. The combined odds are displayed as each option is added. Bet Builder combines selections from any market and quotes the odds on offer. At any stage of the process the selected options can be added to the Bet Slip. The stake is specified and the bet is placed and confirmed in the normal way. Other operators offer customised betting but bet365’s Bet Builder incorporates more matches and markets. The bet365 football offer is one of the best on the market and Bet Builder is an enhancement. For football betting bet365 is one of the best bookies.
bet365 was one of the pioneers of in-play betting and they offer thousands of live betting events each week. An Overview displays the current events by sport and soccer appears first on this list. Customers can bet on about 70 in-play markets and create a customised live bet using Bet Builder. Attacks, dangerous attacks, possession and shots are displayed for each match and updated as the match progresses. Betting is suspended when there is a key event such as a goal, penalty, red card or significant injuries. Customers can request match alerts. The Cash Out facility allows in-play bettors to close a bet before expiry to guarantee a profit or limit the loss.
bet365 Other Sports Betting
Horse racing is the traditional UK betting sport but bet365 instigated massive growth in betting on other sports. Football accounts for more than half of all sports bets but there is plenty of interest in other sports. The bet365 alphabetical list shows over 30 main sports and several minor ones. The UK is the main target market but sports that are more popular in the rest of Europe are also featured in the sports menu. In the UK horse racing and tennis are only behind football in terms of the number of bets and turnover.
bet365 also covers the four US betting sports of ice hockey, baseball, basketball and American Football. The more continental betting sports include handball, volleyball, water polo, trotting and floorball. The Odds On coupon handpicks events in which there is a short priced favourite. Top Events displays the main betting events of the day and most involve football matches.
At the time of writing bet365 featured in-play events for the following sports:
- and many minor sports.
An in-play schedule shows the current and upcoming in-play events in a composite list and by sport. After football the most live betting events are related to tennis. A typical in-play tennis match will feature up to 80 markets which are updated in running and some of which are available until the end of the match. The in-play schedule lists the live events over the next seven days.
The bet365 website is easy to navigate and a specific event can be reached through just a few clicks. The bet365 logo and branding is consistent throughout the site. In addition to Sports the bet365 interface has menu options for Casino, Live Casino, Games, Poker, Vegas and Bingo. The Home Page is well laid out and clear. The links to sports and events work effectively.
bet365 Banking and Payment Options
Customers with bet365 can choose from 14 payment methods, including debit and credit cards, e-Wallets and bank transfers. Each deposit method is free, all are instant except bank transfers which can take up to 10 banking days and minimum and maximum deposits range from £5 to £25,000. There are fewer withdrawal options but all are free with varying process times.
bet365 Customer Support
Customers can contact bet365 for support issues and queries using the following methods:
- Live Chat
The customer services department is open for 24 hours, 7 days a week. Other operators don’t offer an around the clock service but bet365 can be contacted at any time of the day or night. The site also features a comprehensive FAQ facility. bet365 is committed to responsible gambling and has banner links to several support organisations that offer help to problem gamblers. The site also features comprehensive betting news. Customers can follow bet365 on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Instagram and YouTube.
bet365 Company Details
As a brand, Bet365 certainly has a humble origin story. The company was actually formed in a shed in Stoke-on-Trent, back in 2000. In the years since then, it has come a hell of a long way.
One of the keys to Bet365’s success has undoubtedly been their commitment to staying at the cutting edge of the industry. They saw the direction in which betting was moving early, selling off all of their high street stores back in 2005 to focus solely on online gambling. Needless to say, it was the right decision. They’ve since grown into a behemoth of online betting, turning over a healthy £1.55billion in 2015.
❔What is the minimum bet on bet365?
The minimum bet accepted by bet365 is £0.10 and that rate applies to singles, multiples, accumulators, and all different types of bets. The £0.10 minimum bet applies to all sports wagers. If you try to stake less than the £0.10 your bet won’t be accepted, and you will be advised to increase your stake to match the minimum bet allowed before the transaction can be confirmed.
❔How do I get in touch with bet365?
There are many ways to get in touch with the bet365 team. If you have a question or query regarding the service that isn’t already covered in this frequently asked questions page your first point of contact should be the bet635 FAQs tab. There you will find a catalogue of hundreds of popular questions relating to the bet365 site and betting rules in general with handy answers attached. If you’d prefer to speak to a member of the customer services team you can do so using the Live Chat link. There’s also a UK and International telephone number as well as an email address.
❔What is bet365 bet builder feature and how can I use it?
The bet365 bet builder feature may be a relatively new addition to the site and app but it has already proven to be extremely popular with members, especially football bettors. The bet365 bet builder allows you to place multiple bets on the same game. For example, this could be a live football match, but many other sports are covered. With bet builder you can add different markets from the one fixture to a bet and it works in the style of an accumulator, with all selections needing to be correct for the bet to be settled as a winner. Some of the markets you can add to a bet365 bet builder bet include match winner, first goal scorer, correct score, total goals, and handicap.
❔What is Edit bet feature and how can I use it?
The edit bet feature is another option available to bet365 customers that is popular with members who enjoy betting on sports. The clue to explaining this bet is in the name – edit bet. You can edit your bet at any point while it’s live, adding bets and removing bets. To do this you should visit your live bet slip on the bet365 site and click the edit bet box located at the top of the page. You will then have the option to add bets or withdraw bets. If you have a football accumulator, for example, you can cut off the selections that aren’t going to plan and keep the winning picks. Please keep in mind your potential winnings will be adjusted as a result with prices changed to the current in-play betting odds available on each pick.
❔What is the maximum withdrawal amount from bet365?
The maximum you can withdraw from your bet365 on any one day differs depending on your chosen payment method. For example, if you have chosen to withdraw to a PayPal account the most you can receive in a day is £5500. If you wish to withdraw your winnings to a debit card, however, the maximum increases to £20,000. Cheques can also be sent to you and these are capped at £50,000 per day. It’s worth reading the terms and conditions attached to each payment method before deciding on the one that best suits your needs.
bet365 Online Betting Summary
Let’s get the bad stuff out of the way first. Bet365’s signup deal is disappointing. The amount on offer is impressive, but the stringent terms that are attached make it significantly less appealing.
If you can look past that, however, there’s a huge amount to like about the Bet365 betting experience. As the biggest name in British online football betting, you’re definitely in a safe pair of hands; Bet365 have a strong commitment to customer satisfaction, and this is visible across all of their services. They offer excellent variety in terms of ways to bet, their ongoing promotions are extremely good, and their mobile app must be recognized as one of, if not the best on offer right now.
Up to £100 in Bet Credits for new customers at bet365. Min deposit £5. Bet Credits available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply.