How Do I Send Someone an Amazon Gift Card?

Amazon customers can purchase physical gift cards, e-gift cards and foldable gift cards they can print at home. You can either shop by occasion or shop by gift card type. To buy a gift card, choose the type of gift card you want to purchase, select a design and amount, and proceed to checkout. Gift cards never expire, but they can't be refunded nor returned.

Amazon gift cards are available in digital form, a physical card and as print and fold gift cards. Customers can either shop by card type or shop gift cards by occasion.

Sending an Amazon E-Gift Card

Amazon e-gift cards are delivered within five minutes. The sender will get a confirmation message once the recipient gets the gift card. You may also check the status of your order by logging into your account and navigating to Your Orders page. If you want to purchase an e-gift card, follow the steps below:

1. Visit the Amazon gift cards page and click e-Gift cards. You can also select an occasion and then tap E-Gift cards.

2. Select if you want a Standard, Animated or Photo/Video e-gift card.

3. Choose a gift card amount or enter an amount.

4. Enter the gift card details and add to cart.

5. Follow the checkout process.

You can deliver the gift card right away or send it up to a year from the date it will be purchased.

How to Send a Physical Amazon Gift Card

Amazon gift cards don't expire and no fees are associated with these cards. You can also redeem them at Amazon or affiliated websites. Below are the steps to buying a physical gift card:

1. Visit the gift cards page and tap Physical Gift Cards

2. Select a gift card design. Physical cards are shipped in a box available in various designs.

3. Select a gift card amount or enter a desired gift card amount.

4. Add to cart and proceed to checkout.

5. Follow the checkout process.

Free one-day shipping may also be available for physical gift cards. Contact Customer Support to know more about Amazon gift cards.

Sending an Amazon Print at Home Gift Card

Amazon also sells foldable gift cards that you can print at home. If you prefer this type of card, follow the steps below:

1. Go to the gift cards page and click Print at Home.

2. You can choose a Standard design or attach your own photo.

3. Select a gift card amount or enter the desired amount.

4. Type in the gift card details and click Add to cart.

5. Follow the checkout process.

Gift cards can't be returned nor refunded. If you have other questions, contact Customer Support.

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