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Betfred sports betting review (UK)

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  • Sign up offer £40 free bet
  • Bonus code WELCOME40
  • Wagering 1x (D)
  • Minimum odds 1/1
  • No deposit offer -
  • Special bonus No
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Return to player %

  • Return to player % 93%
  • Horse Racing Yes
  • License United Kingdom
  • Tax free Yes
  • Minimum deposit £5
  • Live betting Yes
  • Live stream Yes
  • Cashout Yes
  • Live chat Yes
  • Launched 11/2004
  • Platform Independent / No platform
  • Currency £
  • Language English

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Betfred is one of the UK's biggest and best-known betting brands. A gentleman called Fred Done founded Betfred already in 1967. Nowadays the brand has hundreds of betting shops nationwide and millions of users online.

Betfred is well-known for sponsoring multiple sports, such as, snooker, darts and golf. Betfred has a lot of exposure in these sports and all familiar to these surely know the brand well enough.

Bookie has great promotions, great selection of betting markets, customer service that's always available and tax-free betting winnings for UK players, thanks to a UKGC license.

Read more and discover all of Betfreds's versatile features!

Betfred free bet & sign up offer

Open a new Betfred account today and start betting with £40 worth of bonuses!

Claiming the welcome bonus is ridiculously easy. Sign in, register using the promo code WELCOME40, make a first deposit, deposit and place first bet of £10, and that's it: Bet £10 get £40!

Welcome bonus will paid as follows:

  1. £30 free bet to sports betting
  2. £10 free spins

Bonus instructions in a nutshell:

Betfred welcome offer is £40 bonuses for all new players

Free bet no deposit

Betfred doesn't offer no deposit bonuses or free bets at the moment.

First deposit bonus code

Betfred first deposit bonus code is WELCOME40.

Significant terms and conditions

and bonus terms apply.

Betfred provides excellent odds on a wide range of sporting markets, with a theoretical payout percentage of 93%. The best odds are for football. Betfred football odds payout may climb over 95%.

Betfred also has a feature called "#PickYourPunt." With this bet builder tool, punters are able to build their dream bets with higher odds than are available on general markets.

Betfred change to decimal odds

The display of Betfred's odds format is changeable. Bettors can select fractional, decimal or the American way of showing the odds. You can change Betfred odds to decimal from your profile settings.

How to change odds to decimal on Betfred

Football is of course the number one sport at Betfred, but the whole selection of different sports is impressive. All the biggest sports in the UK are covered: Football, tennis, basketball, rugby, snooker, darts, golf, and many more.

Betfred offers also a bit more than just sports betting. The brand also has a range of odds available on Entertainment, TV, Music or Politics to keep bettors interested.

Betfred has covered all the most popular TV reality shows in the UK, ranging from Britain's Got Talent to I'm A Celebrity to Get Me Out Of Here. So, whether players want to try their luck on greyhounds or place a wager on Big Brother TV show, Betfred has it all.

Betfred's Cashout feature is available on many single and multiple bets on sports such as horse racing, football, and tennis. Cashout allows players to choose whether to accept the cash-out price now or wait until the event is over.

The amount of cash-out depends on the bettor's original bet, the status of any previously completed selections, and the current market price of your unsettled picks.

Betfred offers in-play betting on a wide range of sports, including football, tennis, greyhounds, horse racing, darts, cricket, American football, and many more. The odds are displayed clearly alongside events and are at a competitive level compared to competitors. The cashout feature is also available on selected live betting markets.

Betfred Live stream

Betfred treats its customers well by offering top-quality live streams from the world's best sporting events.

Betfred live streams are free for registered users. Only to watch Irish and International Hore Racing or Greyhounds, players must place a bet of £1 or 50p each-way on the race to watch the stream.

The Betfred mobile app is one of the top 10 sports apps in the UK in Google Play Store, and the application also has success in the iOS App Store as well. The app has more than half a million downloads, and tens of thousands of users have rated it on a scale of 1 to 5, with over four stars. Therefore it is safe to say that the Betfred app has everything it needs.

In some cases, punters don't want to download apps for their mobile devices. Luckily Betfred betting site works also ideally on native smartphone browsers. Therefore no one is forced to download the app, and everything rolls on from signing up to placing bets and claiming offers with mobile devices.

Safe & responsible gambling

For most people, gambling is a fun and enjoyable pastime. However, for a small number of players, there can be problems, and gambling can take control of their daily lives. To promote safe and responsible gambling and to prevent the harms of gambling, Betfred offers several different tools for their users, such as:

All banking transactions at the betting site are also safe and secure, and Betfred takes the security of its users' personal information very seriously.

Betfred customer service is open 24/7. Users can use Betfreds comprehensive FAQ section in case of any questions, or contact by live chat, email or phone.

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KYC & Documents

Betfred needs to verify all its customers' ages and identities as part of the requirement of licensing conditions under the UK Gambling Commission. This action is known as the "Know Your Customer" (KYC) process.

Players can use any of the following as proof of identification and address:

The easiest way to send documents is to log in to Betfred's account and select "Submit My Documents."


Betfred covers all the most popular banking methods, such as Visa and Mastercard, Neteller, and Skrill.

Betfred will not charge you for depositing or withdrawing money from your account. Withdrawal times depend on the used method. There is no minimum withdrawal amount, but players need to contact Betfred's customer service department if they want to request a withdrawal of less than £5. Betfred's maximum payout is £1 000 000.

Depositing methods

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Withdrawal methods

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Withdrawal times

Mastercard 2-5 working days, Visa 2-5 working days, Wire transfer 2-5 hours, Skrill 2-5 working days, NETELLER 2-5 working days, Paysafecard 2-5 working days, PayPal 2-5 working days

Is Betfred tax free?

Betfred is a tax free sportsbook.

Who owns Betfred?

Petfre (Gibraltar) Ltd. owns Betfred.
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