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Instacart same-day grocery delivery in North Carolina

Free up your schedule with Instacart same-day grocery delivery, and get groceries, ready meals, and more delivered right to your front door in as fast as one hour. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion in North Carolina, or just having some friends for a dinner party, Instacart has you covered. Instacart lets you choose same-day delivery from a variety of local stores in the North Carolina area like Wegmans, Walmart, and Harris Teeter. Not only can you get your food items delivered same-day, but you can also get other essentials delivered same-day via Instacart, like pet necessities, makeup, and basic toiletry items or pharmacy needs. Whether you call North Carolina your home or you're visiting, you can rest assured knowing you can experience the city's cuisine delivered right to your home, hotel, vacation rental, or Airbnb with Instacart same-day grocery delivery."

Frequently asked questions

It's simple. Using the Instacart app or website, you can shop for groceries (and more!) from a store near you in North Carolina. After you have placed your order, Instacart will connect you with a personal shopper in your area to shop and deliver your order. Contactless delivery is available with our "Leave at my door" option. You can track your order's progress and communicate with your shopper every step of the way using the Instacart app or website.

Learn more about how to place an order here.

Here's the breakdown on Instacart delivery cost in North Carolina:
  • Delivery fees start at $3.99 for same-day orders over $35. Fees vary for one-hour deliveries, club store deliveries, and deliveries under $35.
  • Service fees vary and are subject to change based on factors like location and the number and types of items in your cart. Orders containing alcohol have a separate service fee.
  • Tipping is optional (but highly encouraged!) for delivery orders. It's a great way to show your shopper appreciation and recognition for excellent service. 100% of your tip goes directly to the shopper who delivers your order.
Interested in lower delivery fees? Sign up for Instacart+ and you can get $0 delivery fees on every order over $35, and lower service fees too!

Learn more about Instacart pricing here.

The best part about Instacart is that you can choose when you would like to schedule your delivery. You can get groceries delivered in as fast as one hour, or choose a dropoff time for later in the day or week to fit your schedule.
To make sure you get your grocery delivery as scheduled, we recommend:
  • Turning on notifications for the Instacart app
  • Keeping an eye out for text messages and phone calls from your Instacart shopper
  • Leaving helpful instructions for parking, gate codes, or other clues to find your home.

Learn more about Instacart same-day delivery here.

Instacart grocery delivery windows in North Carolina, start as early as 9am and run as late as midnight. In some cases, the delivery window can be available for 24 hours. Check local store hours. Delivery hours are subject to store operating hours, which includes holidays.

Learn more about Instacart same-day delivery here.

Instacart offers grocery delivery from the following grocery stores in North Carolina:
  • Wegmans
  • Walmart
  • Harris Teeter
  • Harris Teeter Delivery Now
  • Giant Food
  • Giant Food Convenience
  • ALDI
  • ALDI Express

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Yes! Instacart offers grocery delivery to apartments in North Carolina. To make sure you get your grocery delivery as scheduled, we recommend:
  • Turning on notifications for the Instacart app
  • Keeping an eye out for text messages and phone calls from your Instacart shopper
  • Leaving helpful instructions for parking, gate codes, or other clues to find your apartment.

We offer grocery delivery or pickup in these North Carolina cities

AberdeenAdvanceAhoskieAlamanceAlbemarleAlbertsonAlexanderAlexisAlmondAndrewsAngierAnsonvilleApexArapahoeAraratArdenAshAsheboroAshevilleAtkinsonAtlanticAtlantic BeachAulanderAuroraAutryvilleAvonAydenAydlettBadinBahamaBaileyBakersvilleBalsamBalsam GroveBanner ElkBarcoBarnardsvilleBat CaveBathBattleboroBayboroBear CreekBeaufortBelews CreekBelhavenBelmontBelvidereBennettBensonBessemer CityBethaniaBethelBeulavilleBiscoeBlack CreekBlack MountainBladenboroBlanchBlounts CreekBlowing RockBoiling SpringsBoliviaBoltonBoomerBooneBoonvilleBosticBrasstownBrevardBridgetonBroadwayBrowns SummitBrunswickBryson CityBullockBunnBunnlevelBurgawBurlingtonBurnsvilleButnerCalabashCalypsoCamdenCameronCamp LejeuneCandlerCandorCantonCaroleenCarolina BeachCarrboroCarthageCaryCasarCashiersCastaliaCastle HayneCatawbaCedar FallsCedar GroveCedar IslandCedar MountainCerro GordoChadbournChapel HillCharlotteCherokeeCherry PointCherryvilleChimney RockChina GroveChinquapinChocowinityClaremontClarendonClarktonClaytonClemmonsClevelandClimaxClintonClydeCoatsCofieldCoinjockColerainColfaxCollettsvilleColumbiaColumbusComoConcordConetoeConnellys SpringsConoverConwayCooleemeeCorapeakeCordovaCorneliusCorollaCouncilCove CityCramertonCreedmoorCrestonCreswellCrossnoreCrouseCrumplerCullowheeCumberlandCurrieCurrituckDallasDanburyDavidsonDavisDeep GapDeep RunDelcoDentonDenverDillsboroDobsonDoverDrexelDublinDudleyDunnDurhamEagle RockEagle SpringsEast BendEast Flat RockEast SpencerEdenEdentonEdwardEflandElizabeth CityElizabethtownElk ParkElkinEllenboroEllerbeElm CityElon CollegeEmerald IsleEnfieldEngelhardEnniceErnulErwinEtowahEureEverettsEvergreen
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