Ways to Set up Free Shipping

By default, all the products (other than digital) require shipping. If an order requires shipping, customer must choose a shipping method. This article describes how to make shipping free for customers.

Way 1. Exclude Products from Shipping Cost Calculation

  1. Go to Administration → Shipping & taxes → Shipping methods.

  2. Click on the shipping method you’d like to edit.

  3. Enable the Use for free shipping setting. This will exclude exclude the products with the enabled Free shipping setting from the shipping price calculation for this shipping method.

  4. Save your changes.

    Note

    The shipping price for products without the Free shipping checkbox ticked will be calculated in accordance with Shipping charges.

Way 2. Disable Shipping Entirely

If you don’t want to assign a shipping method to orders at all, then disable shipping entirely.

Way 3. Set shipping rates to zero manually

You can create a shipping method with manual rate calculation and set shipping rates to zero manually. It’s also best to enable the Use for free shipping setting for this shipping method.