No! You don't need to be a PayPal user to check out !
PayPal helps protect your credit card information with industry-leading security and fraud prevention systems. When you use PayPal, your financial information is never shared with the merchant.
Make purchases or send money with PayPal – it’s free
PayPal is accepted by millions of businesses worldwide and is the preferred payment method on eBay. PayPal® now has a new feature allowing you to make a credit/debit card payment without setting up a paypal account. Simply follow the instructions on the paypal secure payment page. After your transaction is completed you will be given the option to save your details to open a paypal account OR proceed directly to the checkout - it's entirely optional. Visit www.PayPal.co.uk for more information.