Safeway is a national grocery store chain with more than 1,300 locations across the U.S. It operates under the Albertsons umbrella company, which owns about a dozen other supermarkets that might sound familiar — Albertsons, Jewel-Osco, and Vons to name a few. Safeway delivers groceries through both their in-house service and a partnership with DoorDash.
Additionally, members of the Safeway FreshPass subscription service enjoy free delivery on orders of $30 or more. Safeway stores offer curbside pickup and lots of Safeway coupons you can use with your delivery order.
Here’s what you need to know about Safeway delivery.
How do I order grocery delivery for Safeway?
You can order Safeway delivery through the Safeway app or the Safeway website. You’ll need to log into your account — or create a new one — and enter your zip code to be sure Safeway delivery is offered in your area.
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How much does Safeway delivery cost?
Safeway delivery fees vary depending on the delivery window you choose. For example:
- 1-hour delivery window costs $9.95
- 2-hour delivery window costs $5.95
- 4-hour delivery window costs $3.95
Safeway sometimes offers delivery promo codes for first-time users. Recent examples include:
- $20 off plus a waived delivery fee when you spend $75 or more using code SAVE20 at checkout (not valid for third-party delivery orders)
- Free delivery when you buy five eligible items and spend $99 using promo code FREEDELIVERY (valid for existing users)
Discover additional ways to save money at Safeway.
How do I apply coupons for an Safeway delivery order?
As long as you are signed into your Safeway account and activating your Safeway for U offers, those discounts will be applied at checkout.
If you have trouble with a coupon, contact Safeway customer support at (877) 505-4040.
Does Safeway have a grocery delivery subscription?
Yes, Safeway integrated delivery subscription into their FreshPass membership in 2021. FreshPass costs $12.99 a month or $99 a year and gets you free delivery on all orders over $30 and, in certain areas (such as Chicago), free 2-hour grocery delivery.
Anyone in an eligible area can sign up for a free month-long trial of Safeway FreshPass, which includes a monthly $5 credit you can redeem in-store or online.
How long does it take to have Safeway groceries delivered?
It depends on where you live. Most orders can be completed same-day, and you’ll have the option to select your day and time frame at checkout.
Delivery windows range from one to four hours.
Are Safeway delivery prices different than in stores?
Not always, but yes. The Safeway website states that prices for items ordered online “generally are higher than in Safeway physical stores.”
Can changes be made to an Safeway delivery order after it’s placed?
Safeway delivery orders can be changed or adjusted up to three hours before your expected delivery window. You can also simply cancel your order and start over.
If you have a problem with a certain item or order, reach out to Safeway customer service at (877) 258-2799 or use the online chat option.
How does tipping work with Safeway delivery?
Safeway in-house delivery services drivers are Safeway employees, who cannot accept tips.
Does Safeway deliver alcohol?
Yes — just make sure someone over the age of 21 is present with ID upon delivery.
Does Safeway deliver prescriptions?
Some Safeway pharmacies will deliver prescriptions straight to your home for a $4.99 charge. Check online or call your local Safeway pharmacy to see if the prescription delivery service is offered in your area.
What are Safeway’s grocery delivery hours?
Safeway delivery hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week.