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Rise and shine, coffee lovers — your day is here! Thursday, Sept. 29 is National Coffee Day 2022, and we’ve got the best National Coffee Day freebies and deals to help you celebrate this food holiday.

Whether you’re a fan of free Starbucks, Panera unlimited coffee, or even brewing your own beans, we’ve all the ways you can get free coffee including free coffee at Dunkin’ Donuts for National Coffee Day. Stay caffeinated, friends.

Psst … want more free stuff? Check out these freebie deals. And if you never want to pay full price for coffee again, check out our coffee coupons page.


When is National Coffee Day?

National Coffee Day is on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022. National Coffee Day is a celebration of our favorite caffeinated beverage. With a few of these deals, you’ll be able to celebrate National Coffee Day and get your caffeine fix every day for cheap.


National Coffee Day Freebies and Coffee Deals


Dunkin’: Free medium iced or hot coffee with purchase on National Coffee Day.

Someone holding the pumpkin spice latte in front of the dunkin' donuts store front.

If you’re a Dunkin’ Rewards member, you’ll get a coupon for a free medium iced (regularly $2.49) or hot (regularly $1.89) coffee on National Coffee Day. You’ll need to purchase something else in order to qualify for this deal, and you can only get this deal through the Dunkin’ app or website. The cheapest item on the menu is hash browns for $1.49.

Missed National Coffee Day? There are many Dunkin’ Donut deals you can get year-round.


7-Eleven: Free coffee with the purchase of a baked good on Sept. 29.

A person holding a 7-Eleven coffee cup inside a vehicle.

When you purchase a donut, muffin, or other baked good ($1.79 – $2) from 7-Eleven, and if you’re a member of their rewards program, you’ll get a free coffee of your choice and size for free (regularly $3.41) on National Coffee Day. You can only get this deal through the 7NOW app.


Atlus Coffee Club: Free 12-ounce bag of coffee with subscription.

atlus coffee club stock photo for national coffee day

When you enter the code ATLUSCOFFEEDAY22 at online coffee store Atlus from Sept. 26 through Oct. 2, you can get a free 12-ounce bag of coffee (regularly $14) with a subscription.

An average subscription from Atlus Coffee Club costs $28/month for two 12-ounce bags.


Biggby Coffee: Free 20 oz hot or iced coffee on National Coffee Day.

two people sitting and having two iced coffees together for national coffee day at biggby

If you head over to Biggby Coffee on Sept. 29, you’ll get a free 20 oz iced or hot coffee (regularly $2.09) when you scan the coupon code on their Instagram page. There’s a limit of one coffee per customer, and not all locations are participating, so make sure to contact your local Biggby to see if they are giving out free coffee.


Caribou Coffee: $3 medium handcrafted drinks on Sept. 29.

A person holding a cell phone next to a cup of coffee.

If you’re a Caribou Coffee Rewards member, you’ll get a coupon sent to your account for a $3 medium handcrafted drink (regularly $3.79) for National Coffee Day. That’s a 20% discount on your morning coffee.


Duck Donuts: Free coffee with a donut purchase on Sept. 29.

A box containing a dozen of Duck Donuts

Want a donut with your coffee? Head over to Duck Donuts on Sept. 29. You’ll get a free coffee (regularly $2.39) with any donut purchase ($1.79). This deal is available in person, through the Duck Donuts app, and for online pickup through the code COFFEEDAY.



Dunn Brothers: Free medium brewed coffee on National Coffee Day.

A person holding cup of coffee from dunn brothers

If you’re a member of the Dunn Brothers Coffee Rewards program, you’ll get a free medium brewed coffee (regularly $2.37) sent to your account on Sept. 29.

You’ll find the offer in your email or in the Dunn Brothers app.


Krispy Kreme: Free coffee & donuts on Sept. 29 for rewards members.

A Krispy Kreme doughnut sitting on top of a Krispy Kreme bag with a small coffee and Krispy Kreme hats in the background..

When you visit a Krispy Kreme location, you’ll get a free iced or hot brewed coffee (reg. $2.49), no purchase necessary. If you’re a member of the Krispy Kreme Rewards program, you’ll also get a free donut (reg. $1.69) sent to your account. National Coffee Day is just one of the holidays where you can get free Krispy Kreme donuts.


McDonald’s: $0.99 coffee every day in 2022 — including National Coffee Day.
a large iced coffee from mccafe being held in front of window

National Coffee Day? How about National Coffee Year! Members of the McDonald’s Rewards program have been getting coffee of any size (regularly $1.99) for only $0.99. That’s 50% off your morning cup of joe. This deal can only be accessed through the McDonald’s app, and you can get it until Dec. 31, 2022.

It’s one of the many McDonald’s specials that you can get throughout the year.


Panera Bread: Free coffee, food, and discounts the week of National Coffee Day.

A person holding an iced coffee next to the Hazelnut coffee at Panera Bread.

Instead of just celebrating National Coffee Day, Panera is celebrating MyPanera Week, which starts on Sept. 29 and ends on Oct. 6 when they’ll announce an expansion to their loyalty program. Here’s what you can get every day:

  • Sept. 29 (National Coffee Day): New Unlimited Sip Club Subscribers will receive two months free. Existing Sip Club Members will receive a one-time $2 off select barista beverages and smoothies. This deal will only be available in the app.
  • Sept. 30: $0 delivery fee through Oct. 5. This deal is only available through the Panera app.
  • Oct. 1: Free Baguette (reg. $3.09) with purchase through the Panera app.
  • Oct. 2: $2 off Broccoli Cheddar Soup Bowl (reg. $4.39) through the Panera app.
  • Oct. 3: 20% Off Panera Bread gift cards through the Panera website only.
  • Oct. 4: An unannounced Special Gift from a Panera Partner.
  • Oct. 5: A discount on Panera Grocery Products.
  • Oct. 6: release of an expansion to the Panera Bread Loyalty Program.

There are even more ways to make Panera Bread menu prices cheaper.


Peet’s: Free small coffee with any purchase on Sept. 29.

A person holding a cup that says Peets filled with foamy coffee

Peet’s is handing out a free small drip coffee (regularly $2.60) with any purchase on Sept. 29. The cheapest item on the menu is a biscotti for $2.45, and this deal is only available in person.


PJ’s Coffee: Free coffee on Sept. 29 with promo code.

national coffee day coffees from pjs coffee

When you enter the code COFFEE on the PJ’s Coffee app on National Coffee Day, you’ll get a free 12 oz coffee (regularly $2.30) added to your online order.



Sheetz: Free cold brew coffee with any purchase on National Coffee Day.

A Sheetz store front

When you visit Sheetz on Sept. 29, you’ll get a free cold brew coffee (regularly $3.49) with any purchase. The cheapest item at Sheetz is a ciabatta roll for $1, and this promotion is also available through the Sheetz app.


Stewart’s Shops: Get a free coffee from noon to close on National Coffee Day.

stewarts shops two coffees on national coffee day

On Sept. 29, you can get a free coffee (regularly $1.49) when you visit a Stewart’s Shop from noon to close. Make sure to stop by your local Stewart’s Shop to get your free coffee.


Tim Horton’s: $0.25 medium hot or iced coffee on Sept. 29.

tim hortons iced coffee sitting on a rock with a lake in the background.

On Sept. 29, you can get a medium hot (regularly $1.79) or iced (regularly $2.29) coffee from Tim Horton’s for only $0.25 when you order from the website or app. That’s a 86 – 89% discount from the average price.

Plus, in honor of International Coffee Day (Oct. 1), the Canadian-based coffee shop offers medium hot or iced coffees for $1 (a 44 – 56% discount) for the entire month of October when ordering from the website or app.


Wawa: Free 24 oz self-serve coffee on National Coffee Day for rewards members.

Wawa red coffee cups

On Sept. 29, you can get a free 24 oz self-serve coffee (regularly $1.65) when you’re a Wawa Rewards member. This coupon will be automatically sent to your account. All you have to do is scan the coupon when you enter a Wawa.


Bulletproof Coffee: Enjoy at least 15% off on International Coffee Day (Oct. 1).

5 bags of Bulletproof brand coffee bags displayed next to one another.

Bulletproof Coffee is going global, celebrating International Coffee Day instead on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022. Here are the deals that you can get on International Coffee Day:

  • 15% off all coffee and espresso
  • 15% off all new subscriptions
  • 15% off all bundles
  • 20% off Baratza Grinders
  • Free shipping on orders over $40



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