How Do I Send an Amazon Gift Card to Someone?

You can purchase an Amazon eGift card, physical card and print-at-home gift cards. These gift cards are pre-loaded with a certain amount redeemable at They don't have fees and never expire. You can send them via email, print and send them to the recipients, or Amazon mails them with free one-day shipping.

Amazon gift cards are cards that are pre-loaded with a certain amount of money. Gift givers send them to their recipients via email or by post. You can redeem this gift card on Amazon for any item so long as the amount of the item doesn't exceed the gift card (or you can pay the difference). Gift card holders can choose from millions of products and services provided by Amazon and its affiliates. Amazon gift cards have no expiration date, and shipping is free except for Anytime Gift cards.

Sending Amazon Gift Cards

You can buy an eGift card, Amazon print-at-home gift cards, and gift cards by mail.

How to order a gift card:

1. Go to Gift Cards.
2. Choose the type of Amazon gift card you want to buy.
3. Enter or select the amount for the card.
4. Add to cart and proceed to checkout.
5. Provide your payment information and click Continue
6. Place your order.

How to order and send an eGift card:

You can choose a Standard eGift card, Animated, or Put your Photo or Video on the eGift card. After choosing a gift card design, enter in the gift card details, including the gift card amount, delivery (if email or text), email address, where it's from, card message, quantity, and the delivery date, which is up to a year. eGift cards are available for immediate delivery. They never expire and have no fees either. However, you cannot return nor refund eGift cards.

How to order and send a physical gift card:

Simply choose a customized physical gift card available in different designs and packages. Once you've selected the card, fill out the payment information and just wait for Amazon to send the card. Physical Amazon gift cards have free shipping so long as they're not Anytime Gift Cards. You can choose one-day free shipping for physical gift cards.

How to order and send a print at home gift card:

You can choose a Standard or your photo for the gift card design. Next, enter the gift card details, including the amount, message and quantity. After making your purchase, simply print the gift card from Your Orders and send it to the recipient.

Contact their Customer Support or FAQ page if you're having trouble ordering and sending Amazon gift cards.

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