Netflix Gift Cards in North America

You can use Netflix Gift Cards to prepay for a Netflix subscription or to give as a gift to friends, family, teachers, and more. These gift cards are available at most major retailers in the following North American countries:

  • United States, Canada, and Mexico. 

You can purchase a Netflix Gift Card at many retail locations, and apply the gift card to your new or existing Netflix account. We will deduct the appropriate amount from your gift card balance based on the plan you've chosen. If you're new to Netflix and haven't had an account before, you will receive a free month of service, in addition to the amount of the gift card. After the free month, we will start to deduct the monthly charge for your plan from your gift card balance.

For information about DVD Gift Cards in the US, see DVD Gift Cards in North America.

Click below for answers to our most common questions about Netflix Gift Cards.

How do I redeem gift cards?

Netflix Gift Card

To redeem your Netflix Gift Card:

  1. Go to netflix.com/redeem.
  2. Scratch the foil off the back of your card gently with a coin.
  3. Enter the 11-digit PIN code.

If you already have a Netflix account, you can also enter this code on the Your Account page. The balance of your gift card will be added to your account and your next payment will be taken from the gift card balance.

Can I buy Netflix Gift Cards online?

If you are in the United States, you can purchase e-mail delivery Netflix Gift Cards and physical Netflix Gift Cards.

Electronic Netflix Gift Cards can be purchased through:

Gift cards bought in the US are sold in USD and can only be redeemed by customers in countries where Netflix charges USD. If you are in Canada or Mexico, online gift card options are not available.

Can I use more than one gift card on my account?

Yes, you can buy more than one gift card to use on your account. You can enter the gift cards at netflix.com/redeem and your balance will increase with each gift card you add. Check your Billing Details page to see your available balance.

Can I redeem a Netflix Gift Card on my account if I pay through iTunes, Google Play, or another partner?

You currently cannot redeem a Netflix Gift Card on an account that is being billed through iTunes or Google Play; you can redeem a Netflix Gift Card if you pay through another partner. If you would like to use the Netflix Gift Card and you pay through iTunes or Google Play, you will need to cancel your Netflix account and restart your account using the gift card. 

Do I have to enter a credit card in order to use a Netflix Gift Card on my account?

No. Just go to netflix.com/redeem, scratch the foil off the back of your card gently with a coin, and enter your PIN. If you already have an account, follow the instructions above to add this gift to your account. If you are new to Netflix, it's easy to sign up. This gift card, an email address, password and zip code are all you’ll need to start watching movies and TV shows.

What happens when my gift balance isn’t enough to pay for a full month?

You will receive service for as long as your gift card balance lasts. We'll remind you via email when your gift card balance is low on your account and you'll be able to stream movies and TV shows for a partial month. Once your gift card balance is consumed, you'll need to add another gift card or payment method to your account to continue service.

Will you notify me when my gift balance is running low?

Yes, we will send you an email to remind you when your gift balance is running low. If you don't have a payment method on file, we will advise to add one so you can continue without interruption. You can also redeem another gift at any time. 

If I purchase a gift card in one country, can I use it in another country?

Yes, as long as the country you're redeeming the Netflix Gift Card in uses the same currency as the one you purchased it from.

Do Netflix Gift Cards expire?

No. Netflix Gift Cards do not expire, and this information is printed on the back of each card.

Can I use a Netflix Gift Card if my account is on hold?

Yes, you can visit netflix.com/redeem to redeem your Netflix Gift Card. The gift card needs to have enough funds to cover the current monthly charge. Once you redeem the gift card, it can take up to 60 minutes for the hold to be completely removed. If you have issues redeeming your gift card, you can contact customer service by clicking on Start Live Chat or Call Us below. A customer service agent will be able to help you redeem the gift card.

Can I use a Netflix Gift Card on a DVD only account in the US? 

Yes, you can redeem Netflix Gift Cards on DVD only accounts by visiting the Your Account page and redeeming the gift card.