Costco members can receive a reduced annual Instacart Express membership for $79. 

Costco members who are new to Instacart Express can also receive 2 free months of Express membership.

Express benefits through Costco include—

  • $79 pricing on annual Instacart Express membership plan
  • 2 month free Express trial membership for new Express members

NOTE: By linking your Instacart account with an active Instacart Express membership to your sameday.costco.com account, you can also save up to 5% off every order from sameday.costco.com. If you redeem this offer and your Costco membership is invalid after your trial or current Express membership term expires, you’ll be charged full price for annual Express membership.

Qualifying for the offers

To qualify for the reduced annual Express price you—

  • Must have a valid Costco membership and link it to your Instacart account (limit one redemption per Costco membership). 

To qualify for the 2 free months of Express membership you—

  • Must have a valid Costco membership and link it to your Instacart account. 
  • Must not have a paid or trial Express membership plan on or after January 1, 2022.
  • Must see the free trial offer on the subscription page when you sign up.

NOTE: Members who had an Express membership plan on or after January 1, 2022 (either on sameday.costco.com or on your linked Instacart account) are not eligible for the free trial. Limit one offer per Costco membership.

Redeeming the offers

To redeem the reduced annual Express price or the 2 free months of Express membership—

  1. Log in to your Instacart Account.
  2. Select the 3 horizontal lines in the upper left-hand corner.
  3. Select Instacart Express.
  4. Under Special offers, you’ll see the Costco offer.
    • If you’re new to Express, you’ll see the Costco offer under Member exclusive offers.
  5. Select Learn more.

Note: Members who had an existing Instacart Express membership (including on your linked sameday.costco.com account) on or after January 1, 2022, are not eligible for the 2 month free trial. However, you can still redeem the $79 discounted Express price as long as you meet the requirement of having a valid Costco membership at the time of redemption and renewal (limit one redemption per Costco membership).

Existing Instacart Express member

If you’re currently enrolled in a free Express membership trial or an annual Express plan and have a valid Costco membership, you can redeem the offer and receive the discounted rate on an annual plan starting on your next Express membership renewal date.

If your Costco membership is invalid at the time of renewal, you’ll be charged full price for your annual Express.

Linking your Costco membership to you Instacart account

To link your Costco membership to your Instacart account—

  1. Log in to your Instacart Account.
  2. Select the 3 horizontal lines in the upper left-hand corner.
  3. Select Loyalty cards.
  4. Enter your Costco membership number.
  5. Select Verify.

Linking your Instacart Express membership to your Costco account

Linking your Instacart Express membership to your Costco account allows you to use your Express benefits while ordering with Instacart through Costco’s website. To link—

  1. Log in on the Costco website.
  2. From the homepage, select the Account button at the top right corner next to the cart icon (it should show your membership account name).
  3. Select My Profile.
  4. Here, you should see a box on the right hand of the screen asking to link Express membership to Instacart Account.
  5. Enter your Instacart email and password, then select Log in.
  6. An authorization box will pop up asking you to authorize Costco to use your Instacart account. Select Allow.
  7. Your Express membership is now linked to your Costco account!

Terms and Conditions

*Costco members may be eligible for a discounted Instacart Express membership and/or a free trial of Instacart Express.  Discounted Instacart Express Membership Offer ($79/year with an active Costco membership – regularly $99/year) may be redeemed with a valid Costco membership account. If you are an existing Instacart Express member, you will not receive a free trial and the discount will not apply until your existing membership automatically renews following offer redemption. Additionally, Costco members that are not currently Instacart Express Members may also be eligible for a free Instacart Express Membership Trial offer. If applicable, your free trial offer will be displayed on the subscription sign-up screen. Instacart Express free trial, if applicable, will begin on the date you redeem the offer and expire on the date indicated in the user’s account settings or as indicated on the subscription sign-up screen. If no free trial is specified on the subscription sign-up screen, your paid membership will begin on the date you subscribe. By redeeming this offer and activating the discounted Instacart Express membership, YOU AGREE TO THE INSTACART EXPRESS TERMS [link:https://www.instacart.com/terms/#terms-express], AND YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR INSTACART EXPRESS MEMBERSHIP WILL AUTOMATICALLY RENEW AND YOU WILL BE CHARGED AN ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP FEE OF $99/YEAR (DISCOUNTED TO $79/YEAR WITH AN ACTIVE COSTCO MEMBERSHIP AT THE TIME OF RENEWAL) TO ANY ACTIVE PAYMENT METHOD YOU HAVE ON FILE UNTIL YOU CANCEL. Subscription prices are subject to change. You may cancel your subscription any time by selecting “Cancel Membership” in your Account Settings [link: https://www.instacart.com/store/account/express] or clicking this link [link: https://www.instacart.com/store/subscriptions/express_churn_steps].  Cancellation goes into effect at the start of your next annual billing cycle. Instacart reserves the right to modify or cancel this Offer at any time. To be eligible for this Offer, you must (1) claim the Offer using an eligible Costco membership account number, (2) have or sign-up for an active Instacart Express membership, as applicable, and (3) have a valid account on Instacart. You may change your method of payment after redeeming the Offer. Only one Offer per Costco membership. Offer may not be sold, copied, modified, transferred or used retroactively for prior purchases. Offer has no cash value. Void where restricted or prohibited by law. Membership/subscription prices are subject to change. With Instacart Express, the delivery fee will not be charged on orders over $35 per retailer; delivery subject to availability.  Other fees, taxes, and/or tips may still apply. Instacart is not a retailer or seller. Instacart may not be available in all zip or postal codes. Offer valid only in the United States and Canada.