Do I need Ethereum or Bitcoin to transfer Tether (USDT)? ZixiPay Support Team June 24, 2020 12:22 Updated No. For transferring or withdrawing Tether from your ZixiPay Wallet, you do not need to have Bitcoin or Ethereum in your wallet. Tether transfer fees is paid in Tether. Related articles How to do an internal transfer in ZixiPay Mobile App? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.