Withdrawing from DraftKings - overview (US)

DraftKings provides multiple withdrawal options to best meet your personal needs. The options for withdrawing from your DraftKings account will differ by the product you wish to withdraw from.

DraftKings withdrawal policies

  • When requesting a withdrawal, you may be asked to verify your identity.
  • Earnings and/or winnings are eligible for withdrawal. Pending bonuses or any other types of promotional credit can't be withdrawn.
  • Deposited funds are eligible for withdrawal to the same payment method. Please note that funds deposited to obtain bonus offers may be subject to bonus forfeiture. 
  •  Withdrawals may be canceled due to limited gameplay.
  • We reserve the right to process withdrawals back to the payment source used to deposit.
  • DraftKings reserves the right to decline withdrawals and enforce its withdrawal policies in accordance with the Terms of Use.

Withdraw from Fantasy Sports or Marketplace

Fantasy Sports and Marketplace, when possible, will first refund deposits. Any remaining funds in your withdrawable balance can be fulfilled through one of the following methods*:

  • Online Banking: Connect your bank for a streamlined deposit and withdrawal process using your bank's username and password. An initial deposit using the same bank account is required to withdraw using this method.
  • PayPal: A verified PayPal account with an existing PayPal balance on file is needed. Additionally, an initial PayPal deposit is required to withdraw using this method.
    • PayPal withdrawals are not permitted in all jurisdictions. 
    • The PayPal account used for withdrawal must be in your name.
    • DraftKings does not permit the use of business accounts.
  • Debit Card: DraftKings' ability to support card withdrawals is at the discretion of both the card brand (Visa, Mastercard) and payment issuer (your financial institution). An initial deposit is required to withdraw using this method.
    • After completing an initial deposit, if none of your saved cards support withdrawals, you won't be presented the option on the withdrawal screen.
  • Venmo: An ID verified personal Venmo account that matches your associated DraftKings account information, with an existing balance on file is needed. An initial Venmo deposit is required to withdraw using this method.
    • Venmo is not permitted in all jurisdictions.
    • The Venmo account used for withdrawal must be in your name.
    • DraftKings does not permit the use of business accounts.
  • Checks: The check must be made payable to the exact name and address associated with the account. 
    • Check withdrawals cannot be sent to a P.O. box.
    • Check withdrawals must be sent to the verified name and address on your account.
  • Bank Wire: To withdraw using this method please contact your financial institution for specific wire routing and account numbers, as they differ from your normal routing and account numbers.
    • Wire transfers are initiated Monday through Friday. Any wires submitted Friday after 10 am EST will be processed the following banking day. 
    • Due to banking holiday hours, bank processing timelines may be impacted and may cause a delay in getting your funds.

* Jurisdictional limitations apply - Not all withdrawal methods are available in all jurisdictions.

Withdraw from Sportsbook or Casino

Sportsbook and Casino, when possible, will first refund deposits. Any remaining funds in your withdrawable balance can be fulfilled through one of the following methods*:

  • Online banking: Connect your bank for a streamlined deposit and withdrawal process using your bank's username and password with your bank. An initial deposit using the same bank account is required to withdraw using this method.
  • VIP Preferred (e-check): Add your financial institution's routing and account numbers. An initial deposit using the same bank account is required to withdraw using this method. Read more about VIP Preferred here.
  • PayPal: A verified PayPal account with an existing PayPal balance on file is needed. Additionally, an initial PayPal deposit is required to withdraw using this method.
    • PayPal is not permitted in all jurisdictions.
    • The PayPal account used for withdrawal must be in your name.
    • DraftKings does not permit the use of business accounts.
  • Debit Card: DraftKings' ability to support card withdrawals is at the discretion of both the card brand (Visa, Mastercard) and payment issuer (your financial institution). An initial deposit is required to withdraw using this method.
    • After completing an initial deposit, if none of your saved cards support withdrawals, you won't be presented the option on the withdrawal screen.
  • Cage: Withdrawing from the Cage at Resorts Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey allows you to make safe, instant, in-person cash withdrawals.
    • To withdraw at a participating cage location please ensure you bring a valid-government issued photo ID.
  • Venmo: An ID verified personal Venmo account that matches your associated DraftKings account information, with an existing balance on file is needed. An initial Venmo deposit is required to withdraw using this method.
    • Venmo is not permitted in all jurisdictions.
    • The Venmo account used for withdrawal must be in your name.
    • DraftKings does not permit the use of business accounts.
  • Play+ Prepaid Card: Play+ provides a fast and easy way to deposit and cash out while playing online. The third-party card can be used everywhere Discover┬« is accepted. Read more about Play+ here.
  • Checks: The check must be made payable to the exact name and address associated with the account.
    • Check withdrawals cannot be sent to a P.O. box.
    • Check withdrawals must be sent to the verified name and address on your account.
  • Bank Wire: To withdraw using this method please contact your financial institution for specific wire routing and account numbers, as they differ from your normal routing and account numbers.
    • Wire transfers are initiated Monday through Friday. Any wires submitted Friday after 10 am EST will be processed the following banking day. 
    • Due to banking holiday hours, bank processing timelines may be impacted and may cause a delay in getting your funds.

* Jurisdictional limitations apply - Not all withdrawal methods are available in all jurisdictions.

Frequently asked questions about withdrawals 

How long do withdrawals take?

We process withdrawals every day from 9 am - 5 pm EST. Any withdrawal requests submitted after 2 pm EST will be processed in the order that they were received the following day.

You can visit this page to see how long withdrawals take.

Navigate here to see limitations for each withdrawal method.

To view the most up-to-date status for your withdrawal, please visit the withdrawal tracker via your DraftKings Account Withdrawal page.

Please visit Information to Help with Your Withdrawal Experience for more details on the withdrawal process.

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