Betfred is the UK’s fourth largest bookmaker and has over 50 years of experience in the gambling industry. They are also pioneers in the betting industry, being the first to guarantee prices on horses.

With extremely competitive odds on horse racing and football, Betfred have made a name for themselves as one of the best betting sites for betting odds and bonuses anywhere in the world. This is mainly due to their top value 600% initial sign up offer, and the fact that they also offer a massive range of betting promotions on horseracing and football in particular. As owners of the Tote, Betfred stream all horse races in the UK and Ireland, with commentary available on a full range of other sports.

Customer Service

While Betfred accept non-UK bettors and offer a full range of currency options, their customer support is only available in English. That being said, they do offer 24-hour support, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

As well as offering a comprehensive FAQ section, bettors can get in touch with the site by email, by Twitter, via their live chat facility or calling them on their toll-free number. The customer support team is friendly and extremely knowledgeable. They will help you out with everything from how to place a bet through to how to withdraw your winnings.


As one of the largest online bookmakers in the UK, Betfred take their security seriously. Licenced in Gibraltar, their online and mobile platforms run state of the art digital encryption software. The integrated 128 bit SSL software protects users from outside threats and ensures that all personal and financial information remains private and secure at all times. Backed by a functional and attractive interface, betting online is always a pleasure at Betfred.

Payment Options

Betfred offers a wide range of payment options and currency options for both UK and international users. They are known as one of the best online bookies for instant deposits and fast cashouts. Their range of despot options include debit card payments, local bank transfers and web-wallet payments. The vast majority of deposits are instantaneous, with the exception of wire transfers that can take 3 to 5 days to clear.

The minimum deposit amount at Befred is £5 for all UK deposits. When it comes to cashing out, bettors can withdraw their winnings using any of all the same methods used for depositing. Most of the withdrawals are free of charge, with the minimum withdrawal being £5, and £25 for wire transfers.

Odds and Coverage

Betfred is definitely the place to go if you want to punt on the horses. As the owner of the tote in the UK, they offer price guarantee on all races, as well as related horse betting offers. They are considered to be one of the best horse racing bookies on the Internet. To add to this, they have a massive sportsbook portfolio including football, basketball, cricket, rugby, American football, golf, tennis and more.

In terms of odds, Betfred are right up there with the best. They regularly offer enhanced odds promotions including the hat trick and double delight, as well as backing the first goal scorer.

Is there anything else you should know?

Betfred are considered to be the horse racing experts with live streaming of all UK races and enhanced betting odds. They also offer a comprehensive mobile betting platform with tailor made apps that include all the same betting markets found on the main website.

Welcome offer 

Sportsbooks offer - Get £60 In Bonuses When You Stake £10

New UK customers only. Register using the promo code BETFRED60, deposit, and place first bet of £10+ on Sports (cumulative price Evens+) within 7 days of registration.

First bet must be on Sports. £20 in Free Bets to be used on Sports, £10 in Free Bets to be used on Lotto, and 50 Free Spins (20p per spin) credited within 48 hours of bet settlement.

Further £20 in Free Bets credited 5 days after settlement. Bonuses have a 7-day expiry. Payment restrictions apply. SMS verification and/or Proof of I.D and address may be required. Full T&Cs apply. uses cookies to give the best experience possible. Please read our Cookie Policy for more details.