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Shop your favorite local stores for delivery or pickup in as fast as 1 hour. For even more convenience, link your PayPal account for fast and easy checkout.
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How to pay with PayPal on Instacart

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1. Log in your Instacart account

If you need to create an account, you can do it in just a couple minutes—100% free.

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2. Link your PayPal account & add your promo code

You can do this in your account settings, or at checkout.

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3. Checkout with PayPal

Choose PayPal for your payment method and check out. Please note that alcohol isn't eligible for purchase with PayPal.

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Frequently asked questions about using PayPal on Instacart

Instacart makes it easy to order from your favorite stores. Shop for items from stores near you, with a selection of more than 500 retailers and trusted local grocers across North America. Then, Instacart will connect you with a 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. Instacart also offers curbside pickup at select retail locations. Simply place your order and choose a pickup time, and a shopper will prepare your order at the store. When you get to the store, use the Instacart app to notify us. Depending on the store, a shopper or store employee will bring the groceries to your car, or you can pick them up at the designated area.

First, log in to your Instacart account. If you need to create an account, it takes just a couple minutes and is 100% free. Next, link your PayPal account and add your promo code. You can do this in your account settings or at checkout. When you’re ready to place your order, just choose PayPal for your payment method.

You don’t need a membership to order with Instacart. In fact, you can even order from warehouse clubs without a retailer club membership. To get started, create an account, select the store you want to shop, and place your order. New customers may be eligible for free delivery promotions. Delivery: Fees start at $3.99 for same-day orders over $35. Fees vary for priority deliveries, club store deliveries, and deliveries under $35. Pickup: There may be a “pickup fee” (equivalent to a delivery fee for pickup orders) on your pick up order. Service fees: 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. If you purchase an optional Instacart Instacart+ membership, you can get $0 delivery fee on every order over $35, plus lower service fees. Tipping is optional but 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.

Retail partners set the prices of items on the Instacart marketplace. While many retailers offer everyday store prices on Instacart, some retailers may set prices on the Instacart platform that are different from in-store prices. You can view pricing policies for each retailer on the Instacart app and website.

If something isn’t right, you’re protected by our 100% satisfaction guarantee. In the Instacart app or website, you can report: - Missing items - Incorrect items - Damaged items - Poor replacements - Early/late orders - Unprofessional service If an order never came, or you get someone else’s order, you can reach out to Instacart Care.

Yes, Instacart accepts PayPal for all orders on Instacart.com or the Instacart app. Please note that alcohol isn’t eligible for purchase with PayPal.
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PayPal cannot be used to purchase alcohol products. Additional item and retailer exclusions may apply. Must create PayPal account with eligible payment method. Delivery subject to availability. Instacart is not a retailer or seller. Instacart and/or certain retailers, may not be available in all zip or post codes. PayPal, Inc. is Licensed as a Money Transmitter by the New York State Department of Financial Services. PayPal, Inc., NMLS #910457, License #FT3345, Massachusetts Foreign Transmittal License. PayPal, Inc., Transmit Money By Check, Draft or Money Order By The Department of Banking, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. PayPal, Inc. Rhode Island Licensed Money Transfer or. PAYPAL, INC., NMLS #910457, LICENSE #34967, IS LICENSED BY THE GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF BANKING AND FINANCE. PayPal, Inc. is Licensed by the State of Connecticut Department of Banking to perform Money Transmission, NMLS #910457, License Number MT-910457.

PayPal Terms and Conditions

PayPal cannot be used to purchase alcohol products. Additional item and retailer exclusions may apply. Must create PayPal account with eligible payment method. Delivery subject to availability. Instacart is not a retailer or seller. Instacart and/or certain retailers, may not be available in all zip or post codes. PayPal, Inc. is Licensed as a Money Transmitter by the New York State Department of Financial Services. PayPal, Inc., NMLS #910457, License #FT3345, Massachusetts Foreign Transmittal License. PayPal, Inc., Transmit Money By Check, Draft or Money Order By The Department of Banking, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. PayPal, Inc. Rhode Island Licensed Money Transfer or. PAYPAL, INC., NMLS #910457, LICENSE #34967, IS LICENSED BY THE GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF BANKING AND FINANCE. PayPal, Inc. is Licensed by the State of Connecticut Department of Banking to perform Money Transmission, NMLS #910457, License Number MT-910457.