Payment is an important step in customer's journey that requires precise attention since practically anything can discourage customers from finalizing the transaction.

To improve customer experience you can add multiple payment methods to the checkout page or set Magento payment methods images. To improve customer experience even more you can set the default payment method on the Magento checkout page.


If there is a tendency or some preferred payment method customers regularly opt for on your online store, why not set it as default so customers don't have to perform any extra actions.

So, here you will learn how to do this.

To set default payment method in Magento checkout:

  1. Go to Stores > Configuration > Magefan Extension > Better Checkout.
  2.  Set the Default Payment Method in the General Configuration section.

Default Payment Method on Magento Checkout

Don't forget to Save Config once you finish, and that's it. No technical skills are required. 

Then, navigate to the storefront to check out how the default payment method is displayed.

Default Payment Method on Checkout in Magento

This is how you can set the default payment method on Magento checkout with no effort. Just a few clicks. While it doesn't take you much effort, it can make a big difference for your customers and show them that you care about their experience.

Seamless and easy checkout contributes to that. Explore other benefits of the Better Magento 2 Checkout Extension and customize your checkout for better conversions!