Need a self serve ice machine? We have you covered. We also have you covered if you want ready-made bags of ice.

We’ve arranged the article by where to find brand-specific ice machines (Arctic Glacier, Kooler, etc) and also where to find the stores that have ice machines. Then we list the common restaurants and gas stations that may sell you ice from their ice machines.

In This Article:

  • Ice Machine Locations (by Brand)

  • Ice Machine Locations (by Store)

  • Fast Food Restaurants That May Sell You Ice

  • Convenience Stores/Gas Stations That May Sell You Ice

Ice Machine Locations (by Ice Brand)

If you are looking for a particular brand of ice, sometimes it’s easiest to look up locations via their website. These vendors provide location finders for machines that are located inside or outside a variety of stores:

  • Arctic Glacier: Arctic Glacier has over 75,000 retail locations in the United States and Canada. Ice is sold in small and large packages, blocks of ice, and industrial packages. Use the store locator to find your local Arctic Glacier retailer.
  • Twice the Ice: Twice the Ice has over 2,500 locations in the southeastern United States with a variety of types of locations including:  hotels, campsites, apartment complexes and fairgrounds. Customers can purchase ice in 10 lb., 16 lb., or 20 lb. bags with prices set by the owner. Use the location page to find your local Twice the Ice retailer.
  • Kooler Ice: Kooler Ice has over 1,000 locations in the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, and Australia. Many liquor stores have Kooler Ice machines outside. All Kooler Ice machines are available 24/7 and can be located by downloading the app to your smartphone. Use the location page to find your local Kooler Ice machine.
  • Reddy Ice: Reddy Ice is across almost every region in the United States with many locations. Reddy Ice offers traditional cubed ice, “Crystal Classic Cubes,” block ice, and dry ice. Use the location finder to locate Reddy Ice in your area.
  • Home City Ice: Home City Ice is located in 16 states mostly in the midwestern and southern regions of the United States. Home City Ice offers traditional cubed ice, block ice, and dry ice. Use the location finder to locate Home City Ice in your area.

Ice Machine Locations (by Store)

These are the stores, near to most, that have ice machines.

Harris Teeter

  • Price: about $2-$3 (ranges by location)
  • Amount of Ice: 10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find ice at a Harris Teeter near you.

Publix

  • Price: about $1-$5 (ranges by location)
  • Amount of Ice: 5-20 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator button on the homepage to find ice at a Publix near you.

Sam’s Club

  • Price: about $3-$5 (ranges by location)
  • Amount of Ice: 10-22 lb. bags
  • Use the club locator button on the homepage to find ice at a Sam’s Club near you.

ShopRite

  • Price: about $1-$3 (ranges by location)
  • Amount of Ice: 5-7 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find ice at a ShopRite near you.

Target

  • Price: about $3-$7 (ranges by location)
  • Amount of Ice: 3-20 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find ice at a Target near you.

Walmart

  • Price: about $3-$10 (ranges by location)
  • Amount of Ice: 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find ice at a Walmart near you.

Fast Food Restaurants That May Sell You Ice from Their Ice Machine

Since fast food restaurants have ice machines, they frequently sell bagged ice directly to customers. You may find that your local fast food restaurant has a sign in the drive-thru advertising ice for sale, but you typically won’t find the information on their website. The reason for this lack of advertising is because most fast food restaurants are franchises. This means owners can choose to sell bagged ice or not. Be sure to call your fast food restaurant of choice before you go to find out if you can purchase bagged ice from them.

Arby’s

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the locator map to find ice at an Arby’s near you.

Burger King

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the locator map to find ice at a Burger King near you.

Dairy Queen

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the locator map to find ice at a Dairy Queen near you.

Dunkin’ Donuts

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the locator map to find ice at Dunkin’ Donuts near you.

McDonald’s

  • Price: about $1-$3
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 10 lb. bags
  • Use the locator map to find ice at a McDonald’s near you.

Sonic

  • Price: about $1
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags and Sonic is one of the few places to offer crushed, soft ice
  • Use the locator map to find ice at a Sonic near you.

If you’re looking for a more in-depth look at retailers that sell bagged ice, please see this article.

Convenience Stores/Gas Stations That May Sell You Ice

Gas stations are a great place to buy bagged ice because of their convenient locations. Most gas stations have ice machines inside or outside. Here’s the list of popular gas stations that often sell ice. Remember, most gas stations are franchises, just like fast food restaurants, so call ahead of time if you want to make sure where you’re headed to has ice available.

BP

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the station finder to find a BP near you.

Circle K

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find a Circle K near you.

Citgo

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find a Citgo near you.

Exxon Mobil

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the fuel finder page to find an Exxon Mobil near you.

Love’s Gas Station

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find a Love’s gas station near you.

Pilot and Flying J Travel Stations

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find a Pilot or Flying J travel station near you.

Royal Farms

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find a Royal Farms near you.

Sheetz

  • Price: $0.99-$5.00
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the location finder to find a Sheetz near you.

Shell

  • Price: $0.99-$5.00
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the station locator to find a Shell near you.

Sunoco

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find a Sunoco near you.

Wawa

  • Price: about $1-$5
  • Amount of Ice: May sell 5-10 lb. bags
  • Use the store locator to find a Wawa near you.

In Summary

Now you know where to find nearby ice vending machines. Whether it’s for your next big party or just regular smoothies at home, these locations have you covered.

Remember to call ahead if you’re planning to purchase ice from the ice vending machine at a fast food restaurant or gas station to make sure that the specific location you’re visiting offers ice for sale on the day you plan to purchase it.