Where Can I Buy Barnes & Noble Gift Cards? Answered

Short Answer: Barnes & Noble gift cards can be purchased through several online retailers, including Cardpool and Gift Card Mall. Retail stores that sell Barnes & Noble gift cards include CVS, Rite Aid, and Publix. For more details on where to buy Barnes & Noble gift cards, see below.

Where Can I Buy Barnes & Noble Gift Cards?

You can buy Barnes & Noble gift cards in any of Barnes & Noble’s 600+ bookstores throughout the U.S. Both physical and e-gift cards can also be purchased on the Barnes & Noble website. Gift cards are available in amounts of $10 to $350. If purchasing multiple gift cards, there is a total order limit of $1,000.

Gift cards bought online or in stores do not qualify for the Barnes & Noble Membership discount or free express shipping. The amount you’ll pay for shipping on physical gift cards will vary depending on the mailing address, corporate customer service associates said. Gift cards can be used in Barnes & Noble stores, on the Barnes & Noble website, and in Barnes & Noble College stores, per Barnes & Noble’s gift card terms and conditions.

Where to Buy Barnes & Noble Gift Cards Online

You can buy electronic and plastic Barnes & Noble gift cards online from several other retailers. Some websites, like CardCash and Cardpool, resell gift cards at discounted prices — for example, you might pay $18 for a $20 e-gift card. Other online stores may be a bit more expensive when factoring in shipping costs to mail a physical gift card. Below, we’ve compiled the list of online places where you can buy Barnes & Noble gift cards:

CardCash

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: Varies; you can typically find Barnes & Noble gift cards with values of around $20 up through over $100. You’ll pay about 10 to 11% less than face value for Barnes & Noble gift cards on CardCash.
  • Website: CardCash

Cardpool

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards or physical gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: Barnes & Noble gift cards are available at Cardpool in amounts between $20 and $50, with savings on face value ranging from 0.5 to around 17%.
  • Website: Cardpool

eGifter

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: $5 to $500
  • Website: eGifter

Gift Card Mall

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards or physical gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: $15 to $500
  • Website: Gift Card Mall

GiftCards.com

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards or physical gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: $15 to $500
  • Website: GiftCards.com

Gyft

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: $10 to $500
  • Website: Gyft

Kroger

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards or physical gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: $15 to $500
  • Website: Kroger

For the details on other gift cards Kroger sells, see our article.

Staples

  • Gift cards available: e-gift cards and physical gift cards
  • Gift card amounts: Physical gift cards are available for $50, while e-gift cards are available for $25 or $50.
  • Website: Staples

Where to Buy Barnes & Noble Gift Cards In Stores

The following retailers have physical Barnes & Noble gift cards available for in-store purchase:

CVS

See our article for the list of gift cards sold at CVS.

The Home Depot

  • Gift card amounts: Select locations have $25 cards available (half The Home Depot stores we called sold Barnes & Noble gift cards)
  • Find your nearest The Home Depot

Publix

Rite Aid

See our article for the list of gift cards sold at Rite Aid.

Target

  • Gift card amounts: Select locations have gift cards available in either $25 or $50 (half the Target stores we spoke with sold Barnes & Noble gift cards)
  • Find your nearest Target

Walgreens

See our article for the list of gift cards sold at Walgreens.

Walmart

  • Gift card amounts: Select Walmart stores carry Barnes & Noble gift cards in varying amounts around the holidays. None of the Walmart stores we spoke with carried Barnes & Noble gift cards on a regular, year-round basis.
  • Find your nearest Walmart

For the list of gift cards sold at Walmart, see our article.

Wawa

See our list of other gift cards sold at Wawa.

Places That Don’t Sell Barnes & Noble Gift Cards

Some popular retailers do not have Barnes & Noble gift cards available. These include:

  • Amazon
  • BJ’s Wholesale Club
  • Costco
  • Sam’s Club

In Summary

You can buy Barnes & Noble gift cards in Barnes & Noble stores and on the retailer’s website. You can also purchase them on gift card websites like Cardpool, GiftCards.com, and Gift Card Mall, or in retail stores such as CVS, Walgreens, and Publix. Select Target and The Home Depot locations sell Barnes & Noble gift cards, and select Walmarts sell Barnes & Noble gift cards around the holidays.

Interested in e-books? See our article for places to buy Kindle gift cards. If you buy gift cards often, we also have the details on stores near you that sell gift cards. To learn about ways to save money at Barnes & Noble, see our article about Barnes & Noble’s student discount policy.

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