Promotion benefits

  • 2 free months of Instacart Express—auto-renews into an annual membership once the promotion ends
  • $5 off your first order when you pay for Instacart Express with Apple Pay
  • To learn more visit

Instacart Express has benefits such as—

  • $0 delivery fees on orders of $35 or more per retailer 
  • reduced service fees

Offer terms

The offer starts March 11, 2021. You must redeem this offer by March 31, 2021, 11:59 PM PT

Qualifying for promo

To qualify—

  • You must not currently be enrolled in a paid Instacart Express membership
  • You must pay for Instacart Express via Apple Pay on iOS

For specific eligibility requirements, contact Instacart Care.

Check if you have Instacart Express

Check the Instacart Express page on your account to see if you have an active membership.

In the Instacart mobile app or website, you can also see free delivery and a reduced service fee at checkout on orders $35 or more, per retailer. During checkout you’ll see a lightning bolt that highlights your Instacart Express benefits.


Claiming the offer

There are 2 ways to redeem the promotion—

Redeem this offer via the Apple Pay email

  1. Click on the Instacart logo in the Apple Pay email—those subscribed to Apple Pay emails will receive it
  2. If logged into the iOS Instacart app, you’ll be sent to where you can redeem the offer

If you don’t have an Instacart account, sign up for an Instacart account and redeem the offer in the iOS Instacart app.

Redeem this offer in the Instacart app  

  1. Download the iOS Instacart app
  2. Sign up for Instacart or log into your existing account
  3. Enter the main menu
  4. Go to the Instacart Express page and scroll to the bottom 
  5. Tap on the Apple Pay promo 
  6. Tap Sign up for Express
  7. Select Apple Pay as your Payment Method
  8. Tap Start membership
  9. To learn more visit

When you’re charged

We won’t charge your card until you switch to a paid plan after your 2 free months. You’ll receive a notice ahead of time before being charged.

Cancelling Instacart Express before being charged 

Yes! If you don’t want your Express membership to automatically switch to a paid plan, you can change this on the Instacart Express page by selecting Cancel membership. Plans canceled during the 2-month free period will continue to receive benefits until the end of the period. 

By clicking “start membership” for this Instacart Express membership promotion (redeemable between March 11, 2021 to March 31, 2021 11:59pm PT), you agree to the Instacart Express terms the Instacart Terms of Service and Privacy Policy and you will receive a 2 months membership, while supplies last. Offer eligible for only new Instacart Express members when using Apple Pay. After 2 months, your Instacart Express membership will automatically convert to an annual plan and you will be automatically charged to your default, active and registered payment of method on file with your Instacart account at the time of conversion. At any time prior to the end of the 2 months, if you do not want to be enrolled into an annual membership, you can change this default by clicking "Change my plan" on the Instacart Express page. You can cancel your Instacart Express membership at any time by clicking “Cancel membership" on the Instacart Express page. With Instacart Express, the delivery fee will not be charged on orders of $35 or more per retailer; delivery subject to availability. Fees, taxes, and/or tips may still apply. 

$5 Off is valid through 3/31/21 and is valid only in the United States for your first order of $35 or more with one retailer and purchased through when redeeming the Instacart Express offer stated above, while supplies last. Discount will be applied to the total purchase price for all non-alcohol products, and excludes taxes, service fees, and/or special handling fees; offer cannot be applied to alcohol products. Deliveries subject to availability. In order to take advantage of this offer, customers must have a valid account on with a valid form of accepted payment on file. Only one offer per household. Instacart reserves the right to modify or cancel this offer at any time. Offer may not be sold, copied, modified, transferred or used retroactively for prior purchases. Void where restricted or prohibited by law. Offer may not be combined with any other sale, promotion, discount, code, coupon, and/or offer. Offer has no cash value. Instacart is not a retailer or seller. Instacart may not be available in all zip or post codes.

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