21 Gas Stations That Do Cash Back (+ Those That Don’t)

Gas stations can be a convenient place to get cash while on the go. Many (but not all) gas stations in the U.S. offer cash back, though some have minimum purchase requirements and low cash-back maximums. Some also have cash-back fees and restrictions on accepted cards. Below, we provide the list of gas stations that give cash back, including information about associated fees and restrictions. We also list the gas stations that don’t offer cash back.

What We Recommend

For the most cash back you can get at a gas station, Hy-Vee will be your best bet, with a maximum of $60 per transaction and no associated fees. Similarly, Weis Markets sets the maximum at $50.

If you are trying to get cash back at a gas station and you want to pay with a check, Shell gas stations are the only locations that offer this (though it is not guaranteed at all locations).

Gas Stations That Give Cash Back on Purchases

We verified all of the information below by calling customer service representatives at each gas station. Note that policies for cash back at gas stations can vary by store, especially for gas stations that have independently owned and operated franchises. In these cases, it’s a good idea to call ahead and ask whether a specific gas station offers cash back. We’ve ordered the list below starting with the best overall options in terms of maximum amounts, fees, accepted payment methods, and accessibility:

Hy-Vee

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Hy-Vee accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[1]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $60[1]
  • Fees: None[1]
  • Find a Hy-Vee

Weis Markets

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Weis Markets accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[2]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $50[2]
  • Fees: None[2]
  • Find a Weis Markets

Shell

Note: Most stores are independently owned and operated so policies may vary.

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Shell accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover. A few locations may also accept personal checks for cash back.[3]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[3]
  • Fees: None[3]
  • Find a Shell

BP/Amoco/ARCO

Note: Most stores are independently owned and operated so policies may vary.

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; BP accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[4]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[4]
  • Fees: None[4]
  • Find a BP/Amco/Arco

Sunoco

Note: Most stores are independently owned and operated so policies may vary.

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Sunoco accepts Visa and Mastercard.[5]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[5]
  • Fees: None[5]
  • Find a Sunoco

Chevron

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Most major debit cards[6]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[6]
  • Fees: None[6]
  • Find a Chevron

Our article has more details about Chevron’s cash back policy.

Citgo

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Citgo accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[7]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[7]
  • Fees: None[7]
  • Find a Citgo

Circle K

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Circle K accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[8]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[8]
  • Fees: None[8]
  • Find a Circle K

Our article has more details about Circle K’s cash back policy.

ExxonMobil

Note: Most stores are independently owned and operated so policies may vary.

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; ExxonMobil accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[9]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[9]
  • Fees: None[9]
  • Find an ExxonMobil

Casey’s General Store

Kum & Go

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Kum & Go accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[11]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $20[11]
  • Fees: None[11]
  • Find a Kum & Go

Kwik Fill/Red Apple/Country Fair

Note: Most stores are independently owned and operated so policies may vary.

Kwik Trip/Kwik Star

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Kwik Trip and Kwik Star accept Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[13]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $20[13]
  • Fees: None[13]
  • Find a Kwik Trip/Kwik Star

Valero

Note: Most stores are independently owned and operated so policies may vary.

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card. Valero accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[14]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $20[14]
  • Fees: None[14]
  • Find a Valero

Texaco

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card[15]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $20 at select locations[15]
  • Fees: None[16]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $10[17]
  • Fees: None[17]
  • Find a 7-Eleven

Our article has more details on 7-Eleven’s cash back policy.

QuikTrip (QT)

Note: Not all QT locations offer back; it is best to call ahead to be certain.

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; QuikTrip accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[18]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: Varies[18]
  • Fees: None[18]
  • Find a QuikTrip

Our article has the details of QuikTrip’s cash back policy.

ampm

Note: Most stores are independently owned and operated so policies may vary.

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; ampm accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[19]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $40[19]
  • Fees: No fee, but a minimum purchase of $2.50 is required to receive cash back.[19]
  • Find an ampm

Conoco

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Conoco accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[20]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $50[20]
  • Fees: None, but you must spend at least $3 to get cash back.[20]
  • Find a Conoco

Phillips 66

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Phillips 66 accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.[21]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $50[21]
  • Fees: None, but you must spend at least $3 to get cash back.[21]
  • Find a Phillips 66

Marathon

  • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; Marathon accepts Visa and Mastercard.[22]
  • Maximum amount of cash back: $50[22]
  • Fees: $1.99[22]
  • Find a Marathon

Based on our research, most gas stations offer cash back ranging between $10 and $60. If you need more cash, see our list of stores that give the most cash back.

Gas Stations That Do Not Give Cash Back on Purchases

In the course of our research and communications with customer service representatives, we found that the following gas stations do not offer cash back:

If there are no gas stations near you that offer cash back, you can check out our article with the list of stores that offer cash back.

  1. Hy-Vee customer service (800) 772-4098[][][]
  2. Weis Markets customer service (866) 999-9347[][][]
  3. Shell customer service (888) 467-4355[][][]
  4. BP customer service (800) 333-3991[][][]
  5. Sunoco customer service (800) 786-6261[][][]
  6. Chevron customer service (925) 842-1000[][][]
  7. Citgo customer service (800) 423-8434[][][]
  8. Circle K customer service (602) 728-8000[][][]
  9. ExxonMobil customer service (800) 243-9966[][][]
  10. Casey’s customer service (866) 922-0767[][][]
  11. Kum & Go customer service (888) 458-6646[][][]
  12. Kwik Fill customer service (800) 443-3523[][][]
  13. Kwik Trip customer service (800) 305-6666[][][]
  14. Valero customer service (800) 333-3560[][][]
  15. Texaco customer service (925) 842-1000[][]
  16. Texaco customer service (925) 842-1000)
  17. Find a Texaco
  18. 7-Eleven

    • Accepted payment methods for cash back: Debit card; 7-Eleven accepts Visa, Mastercard, and Discover.((7-Eleven customer service (800) 255-0711[]
    • 7-Eleven customer service (800) 255-0711[][]
    • QT customer service (800) 848-1966[][][]
    • ampm customer service (800) 333-3991[][][]
    • Conoco customer service (877) 685-0323[][][]
    • Phillips 66 customer service (800) 696-4240[][][]
    • Marathon customer service (866) 462-7284[][][]