HP Instant Ink

Save up to 50%
and never run out

HP Instant Ink is the hassle-free, money-saving ink subscription service that automatically delivers ink only when you're running low3. Plans start at $1.49 a month. Try it now with a $10 credit Get started

How it works

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Sign up & pick
a plan

Choose a plan based on how often you print, not how much ink you use. Plans start as low at $1.49/month.

Start printing

Start
printing

Every page costs the same, so you can print high resolution photos for the same price as black and color documents.

Ink shiping

Ink ships
when low

Your printer detects when you're low on ink and automatically ships more when you need it, not every month.3

cartridges

Recycle
cartridges

Easily send empty cartridges back for recycling with the included prepaid return envelope.10

Change or cancel

Change or cancel anytime

Change or cancel your plan anytime.8

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Try it now with a $10 credit
Get startedTry it now with a $10 credit

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Ink plans

$1.49 per month
$4.99 per month
$6.99 per month
$13.99 per month
$27.99 per month
Up to 10 pages
Up to 50 pages
Up to 100 pages
Up to 300 pages
Up to 700 pages

Pick a monthly subscription print plan for your printing needs.

Extra sets of 10-15 pages only cost $1.

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Toner plans

$1.99 per month
$3.99 per month
$7.99 per month
$13.99 per month
$19.99 per month
Up to 50 pages
Up to 100 pages
Up to 200 pages
Up to 400 pages
Up to 800 pages

Pick a monthly subscription print plan for your printing needs. Unused pages roll over to the next month, up to a maximum of 3 times your monthly plan.6

Extra sets of 10-50 pages only cost $1.

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Is my printer
Instant Ink ready?

Most HP printers manufactured in the last 5 years with a Wi-Fi connection are compatible with Instant Ink. Not sure? you can check your printer compatibility or shop our HP+ printers.

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Sustainability

Recycling included

Help make new HP cartridges by recycling old ones. More than 9627 million Original HP Ink and Toner cartridges have been recycled by customers with HP Planet Partners.10

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Frequently asked questions

Top questions

Will HP Instant Ink work for my printer?
HP Instant Ink works with nearly all printers 5 years old or less and that have a Wi-fi® connection.
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Will HP Instant Ink really save me money?
Yes, most customers save up to 50%.1 Instant Ink cartridges hold more ink, use less packaging2, and ship automatically3, bringing down costs for HP, so we can pass the savings on to you.

How soon will I get my Ink?
You will receive your ink within 7-10 days of registering.

Once enrolled, you’ll receive a Welcome Kit delivered to your door. The ink or toner cartridge you receive is special and only works with HP Instant Ink. Your next shipment of ink or toner will be sent only when ink or toner levels are low, not monthly. No need to worry, because your printer drops us a note and your next set of cartridges will be automatically dispatched. Simply return the old cartridges with prepaid recycling.

Is HP Instant Ink worth It?
Yes, HP Instant Ink customers are some of our happiest customers and we have over 5000, five-star reviews.

With Instant Ink you will always have ink when you need it. Ink is delivered automatically when you run low, not necessarily every month.

Most customers save on ink and many save up to 50% versus buying traditional ink cartridges. Instant ink cartridges hold more ink, use less packaging, and ship automatically, bringing down costs for HP, so we can pass the savings on to you.

No more Ink rationing. Every page costs the same - print high-resolution photos or color documents for the same price as black and white documents.

Hassle-free recycling is included. We send you a postage-paid envelope…just drop it in the mail and we do the rest.

How does HP Instant Ink work?
HP Instant Ink is based on pages, not cartridges. Choose a plan based on the number of pages you would like to print monthly. Your monthly fee allows you to use our subscription cartridges to print your plan pages and includes ink or toner, delivery, and recycling.

HP Instant Ink is flexible. And don't worry if your printing needs change. You can easily change your plan anytime or cancel the service without penalties. If you print more, you'll automatically purchase sets of 10-50 pages for $1.00 (pages per set varies by plan). Your plan can be changed at any time to accommodate your printing needs.

Once you sign up for the Service, forget about going to the store again to buy cartridges! We send you HP Instant Ink subscription cartridges when you first sign up. Replacement cartridges are sent when your printer tells HP you need more ink or toner, not by the month.

Plans

How do I pick a plan?

The best plan is based on your usage. If you don’t know how much you print, no problem, you can change or cancel your plan at any time, at no extra cost. Your dashboard in the HP Smart app5 will help you keep track of the number of pages you’ve printed for the month.

The average family uses the 100 page plan and the average small business uses the 700 page plan (For toner users we recommend the 800 page plan for small businesses.


How much is HP Instant Ink?
We have plans to match all printing needs. Plans start at $1.49 for 10 pages per month and go up to $27.99 for 700 pages per month with our Ink Plans. Toner plans for Laser printers range from $1.99 for 50 pages per month to $25.99 for 1500 pages per month. All plans include ink, shipping and prepaid recycling.

Do you save money with HP Instant Ink?
Most customers save with HP Instant Ink versus standard Original HP Ink cartridges. Many customers save up to 50%1 on ink.

Is HP Instant Ink a good value?
Yes, most customers save up to 50%1 HP Instant ink cartridges hold more ink, use less packaging, and ship automatically, bringing down costs for HP, so we can pass the savings on to you.

Subscription & account

What do I need to sign up?
  • An HP printer that is compatible with this service.
  • An Internet connection for your printer.
  • A valid email address.
  • A valid payment method (for billing purposes): Credit card, direct debit, PayPal or HP Instant Ink Prepaid card*.
    *Not all payment methods may be available in all countries.

How soon will I get my ink?

You will receive your ink within 7-10 days of registering.

Once enrolled, you’ll receive a Welcome Kit delivered to your door. The ink or toner cartridge you receive is special and only works with HP Instant Ink. Your next shipment of ink or toner will be sent only when ink or toner levels are low, not monthly. No need to worry, because your printer drops us a note and your next set of cartridges will be automatically dispatched.3 Simply return the old cartridges with prepaid recycling.


Is HP Instant Ink worth It?
Most customers save with HP Instant Ink versus standard Original HP Ink cartridges. Many customers save up to 50%1 on ink.

Is HP Instant Ink a good value?

Yes, HP Instant Ink customers are some of our happiest customers and we have over 5000, five-star reviews.9

With Instant Ink you will always have ink when you need it. Ink is delivered automatically3 when you run low, not necessarily every month.

Most customers save on ink and many save up to 50%1 versus buying traditional ink cartridges. Instant ink cartridges hold more ink, use less packaging, and ship automatically3, bringing down costs for HP, so we can pass the savings on to you.

No more Ink rationing. Every page costs the same - print high-resolution photos or color documents for the same price as black and white documents.

Hassle-free recycling is included, simply return the old cartridges with prepaid recycling.


What do I get?
Once enrolled, you’ll receive a Welcome Kit within 7 working days delivered to your door. The ink or toner cartridge you receive only works with HP Instant Ink. Your next shipment of ink or toner will be sent only when ink or toner levels are low, not monthly. No need to worry, because your printer drops us a note and your next set of cartridges will be automatically dispatched.3 Simply return the old cartridges with prepaid recycling.

What if my printing varies?
Don’t worry. You can change or cancel your plan anytime.8 And there’s no annual fee. If you print more, then you can purchase extra pages, sets of 10-50 pages for $1.00 (pages per set varies by plan).

What happens to my unused pages?
If you do not use all your plan pages in a month, the unused pages will be kept in your account as rollover pages.6 Ink plans can roll over 3x the number of pages in your plan (150 pages if on the 50-page plan) and toner plans can roll over 2x the number of pages (100 pages if on the 50-page plan).

Where is HP Instant Ink available?

HP Instant Ink is currently available in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan. As well as, to any customer residing in a country within the European Economic Area, Switzerland and the United Kingdom that provides a delivery address within: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Greece, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia and Bulgaria. We’re planning on expanding, so keep checking back for updates on when HP Instant Ink will be available in other countries.

There are some regions or locations in the UK that are not eligible for the HP Instant Ink program, these include: The Channel Islands (Jersey and Guernsey), Alderney, Sark, Herm and Gibraltar.


Will HP Instant Ink really save me money?
Yes, most customers save up to 50%.1 Instant Ink cartridges hold more ink, use less packaging, and ship automatically3, bringing down costs for HP, so we can pass the savings on to you.

What is HP Instant Ink?
Instant Ink is HP’s hassle-free, money-saving ink subscription service. Plans start at $1.49 a month and covers ink, shipping, and a prepaid recycling. With HP Instant Ink, you will receive ink or toner when your printer runs low, not every month. Your printer notifies us when it’s low and we will ship ink to you so you always have ink when you need it. You can enjoy total flexibility with Instant Ink. You can change plans or cancel anytime.8

Can you opt out of HP Instant Ink?
Yes, you can opt out of HP Instant Ink. There is no requirement to use HP Instant Ink. If you sign up for HP Instant Ink, you can always cancel or change plans at anytime.8

What happens if you cancel HP Instant Ink?
If you decide to cancel your HP Instant Ink, you can go back to using HP original Standard or XL cartridges. HP Instant Ink cartridges will not work after the end of the current billing cycle in which you cancel. To continue printing after your billing cycle ends, make sure you have standard replacement ink cartridges ready to use in your printer.

How do you cancel HP Instant Ink?
You can cancel your HP Instant Ink printing plan or change plans at anytime.8 To change your plan or cancel your service, log in at hpinstantink.com/users/signin.

Can I use HP Instant Ink without a subscription?
No. HP Instant Ink is a subscription service. We have plans to match any level of printing needs, starting at $1.49 a month. You can cancel or change your subscription at anytime.8

What happens if I don’t want HP Instant Ink?
If you no longer want HP Instant Ink, you can cancel or change your subscprtion at any time8 by logging into your account at hpinstantink.com/users/signin.

Will HP Instant Ink work without Wi-fi®?
HP Instant Ink requires an internet connection for your printer. In order for us to send you ink when you’re running low, we need a Wi-fi® connection to monitor your ink levels.

How is HP Instant Ink different than Original HP Ink?
HP Instant Ink is the HP ink subscription services that uses Original HP Ink cartridges. With HP Instant Ink, ink or toner is sent to you when you’re running low so you always have new cartridges when you need them. With the subscription service, customers can save up to 50%1 on cartridge costs.

How does the paper add-on service work?
Conveniently receive our 20lb, 96 Bright HP Paper before you need it,13 in 1 or 3-ream kits (based on your ink plan). Extra pages cost pennies. You get to print up to the same number of sheets as your ink plan (for example 50 sheets of paper for a 50-page ink plan). Change, pause or cancel your paper plan anytime.8

Ink cartridges

How do I save?

We make larger cartridges with less packaging, ship when ink or toner is needed, before you run out, and recycle cartridges. This means HP can pass these savings on to you and the environment.10

Also, with HP Instant ink, every page counts the same so you can print as many color documents or photos as you want, they cost the same as black and white.


Does HP Instant Ink include black and color cartridges?
HP Original Ink black and color cartridges are included in your HP Instant Ink subscription. With an ink plan, go ahead and print in color because color prints are the same price as black and white.

Printer compatibility

How do I get started?
If you already have an eligible HP Printer, then here here to try HP Instant Ink. If you need a printer, then check out the store to buy an eligible printer.

Is my printer eligible for HP Instant Ink?
HP Instant Ink works with nearly all printers 5 years old or less and that have a wi-fi® connection. Check if your printer model is eligible.
Instant Ink ready printers

Can I use my HP printer without HP Instant Ink?
Yes, you can use an HP printer without HP Instant Ink. HP Instant Ink is our Ink Subscription service that can save you up to 50%1 on ink or toner and will ensure you always have ink when you need it. You never have to worry about running out of ink again. We recommend that HP Printer owners enroll in HP Instant Ink and we have over 5000 5 star reviews.9 But there is no requirement to enroll in Instant Ink with an HP printer.

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  1. Savings Claim (Ink): Based on monthly subscription cost of HP Instant Ink 700-page plan without purchase of additional sets of pages compared to cost per page (CPP) to print ISO/IEC 24711 pages on most HP, A4 color inkjet cartridge printers and MFPs. Comparative printers are priced at or below the most expensive HP Instant-Ink eligible printer in each country using local currency, annually. Sale prices not considered for this study. Average CPP per country used to determine percent savings versus CPP for HP Instant Ink. HP Ink Advantage printers, printers sold through contract, and other printers which only use XL cartridges excluded due to non-standard hardware & supplies model. Keypoint Intelligence annual study commissioned by HP. Printers selected by market share in IDC Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker.   www.keypointintelligence.com/HPInstantInk.
  2. Less packaging: Compared with non-subscription purchase and distribution of the same HP Ink cartridges in stores. Based on a 2020 life cycle assessment (LCA) performed by Four Elements Consulting and commissioned by HP.
  3. Automatic Delivery: Printers require direct connection to the Internet for program participation. Internet access sold separately.
  4. Never Run Out: Based on plan usage, Internet connection to eligible HP printer, valid payment method, email address, and delivery service in your geographic area.
  5. HP Smart app: Requires the HP Smart app download. For details on local printing requirements see www.hp.com/go/mobileprinting. Certain features/software are available in English language only, and differ between desktop and mobile applications. Subscription may be required. Subscription may not be available in all countries. See details at www.hpinstantink.com. Internet access required and must be purchased separately. HP account required for full functionality. List of supported operating systems available in app stores. Fax capabilities are for sending a fax only. HP Smart Advance is not available in all countries. For more information, see www.hpsmart.com.
  6. The sustainable option: www.hp.com/go/sustainableimpact
  7. Change or cancel anytime: Change or cancel anytime: Change or cancel your plan at any time online. If you decide to cancel HP Instant Ink, you can go back to using Original HP Standard or XL cartridges. Plan upgrades are effective immediately and the charges will be applied retrospectively or in the next billing cycle, depending on user choice. Plan downgrades and cancellations are effective after the last day of the current billing period. Cancellation of your paper plan will only impact your paper subscription; however, cancellation of your ink plan will automatically cancel your paper subscription as well. For full details go to  hpinstantink.com/terms.
  8. Recycling: Program availability varies. Original HP cartridge return and recycling is currently available in more than 60 countries, territories and regions in Asia, Africa, Europe, and North and South America through the HP Planet Partners program. For details, see hp.com/recycle.
  9. Refer-a-Friend: Customer is responsible for any overage fees and applicable taxes during the free months of service. Offer valid in any country (a “Participating Country”) where (i) HP Instant Ink service is provided and (ii) the Refer-a-Friend (RAF) program is active, provided that both the existing customer and the referred customer reside in Participating Countries. Offer may vary by country and/or date. Must be 18+. At the end of the promotional period, unless service is cancelled at hpinstantink.com, a monthly service fee, based on the plan chosen, plus taxes and potential/applicable Overage Fees will be charged to your credit/debit card. For existing customers referring HP Instant Ink, only qualified referrals (as defined in HP Instant Ink terms and conditions) are eligible for free service offered by RAF program, equivalent to the then-current service plan chosen. There is no limit to the number of free months existing customers can earn under the RAF program. Referred customers must use a referral link or code to activate enrollment, limited to one referral code/link per printer. Requires creation of HP Smart and HP Instant Ink accounts and acceptance of terms of service at HP Instant Ink Terms of Service. Offer cannot be redeemed for cash except as required by law. The program incentive may be combined with other offers provided by HP - see full RAF terms and conditions for details. Requires eligible printer, online enrollment, valid payment method, email address and Internet connection to printer.
  10. Savings Claim (Toner): Based on monthly subscription cost of HP Instant Ink monochrome toner service 1500-page plan without purchase of additional sets of pages compared to cost per page (CPP) to print ISO/IEC 24711 pages on most in-class, HP A4 monochrome laser printers and MFPs. Comparative printers are priced at or below the most expensive HP Instant Ink-eligible laser printer in each country using local currency, as of September 2022. Sale prices not considered for this study. Average CPP per country used to determine percent savings versus CPP for HP Instant Ink. HP printers that use original, standard-capacity, integrated toner cartridges (toner and drum in one cartridge) were included in the comparison. XL cartridges and printers sold through contract excluded due to non-standard hardware & supplies model. Keypoint Intelligence October 2022 study commissioned by HP. Printers selected by market share in IDC Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker – Final Historical 2022Q2. www.keypointintelligence.com/HPTonerService.
  11. Never Run Out Of Paper: Based on plan usage, Internet connection to an eligible HP printer, valid credit/debit card/Paypal account, email address, and delivery service in your geographic area. HP only tracks pages printed through your Instant Ink-enabled printer subscribed to this paper add-on service. The paper we send you should only be used for printing purposes. If you use that paper for any other purpose other than printing in your subscribed printer, you run the risk of running out of paper without HP knowing.
  12. Prices and plan details: the prices and plan details displayed on this page for HP Instant Ink products and services are accurate and up-to-date. We expressly disclaim any responsibility or liability for any discrepancies, inaccuracies, or errors in pricing information for HP Instant Ink found on third-party websites, including affiliated sites. By using this site, you acknowledge and agree that the HP Instant Ink prices and details reflected on this page are the only accurate and reliable sources for determining the cost and functioning of our Instant Ink products and services.
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*2 years of ink included with the best print quality every time: Based upon 150 and 200 pages per month of HP Smart Tank customers’ usage. Actual yield varies considerably based on content of printed pages and other factors. Average yield based on ISO/IEC 24711 or HP testing methodology and continuous printing. Some ink from included bottles is used to start up the printer. For details, see: www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies. Print quality tested on everyday paper. Compared to the majority of in-class, 3:1 and 4:1 duplex, wireless A4 ink tank printers under $552 USD. Printers selected by market share as reported by IDC Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker – Final Historical CYQ2 2023. Claim based on publicly available information as of September 2023 and Keypoint Intelligence hands-on testing and study in September 2023 commissioned by HP. Details: www.keypointintelligence.com/hpbesteverydayprintquality.