Shoes, boots and footwear in general are one of the most popular shopping items that people love to buy over the internet and the USA offers a wide choice of shoes online of all shapes, sizes and style. Some of the best USA online shoe shops offer international shipping so it is easy to access their wares from anywhere in the world.
Here we take a look at a seletion of the best shoes shops from the USA! This guide has been updated to include two more (bonus!) online global giant stores that sell shoes and footwear with international shipping.
Shoe shops from the USA. In this guide we are looking at the following online shoe shops from the United States:
- Zappos.com - delivers only to the USA.
- Nike.com - ships worldwide from a selection of websites
- Reebok.com USA - international orders available
- Shopbop.com - free worldwide shipping
- KennethCole.com - ships to about 60 countries
- Shoes.com - international shipping provided by Borderfree
- OnlineShoes.com - USA shipping only
- Forever21.com - international shipping
- Converse.com - select your location for international orders
- DSW.com - USA and Canada only
Shoe shopping Online from the USA
Which are the best shoe stores in the USA which offer international shipping? Here is our list of the best! These boots were made for walking so walk over (with your fingers) to these online shops and buy your latest pair of footwear with a simple click or two of the mouse. We've rounded-up the important shipping information for you to make an informed choice.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - USA. Cost - Free on standard shipping, free expedited for Amazon Prime members. Returns - Free 365 days returns.
A dedicated shoe retailer based in Nevada, USA. They provide FREE standard shipping within the USA on all orders. They are part of the Amazon family, so you can get Prime benefits with your purchases. They stock a wide range of shoes for everyone, including men, women and kids. Most brands are catered for including Nike, Clarks, Salomon and many more.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - Worldwide, free shipping on orders of $300 or more. Returns - 60 days
Order from Nike.com, the official website for Nike brand clothing and shoes and they will deliver to most countries of the world, you need to order on the website of your country, so not all products may be available worldwide. Be sure to select your appropriate location from the link at the top right of the webpage.
Nike have all the products and styles you would expect on their site including Air Jordan and BETRUE range.
You can return an unwanted order within 60 days of purchase. Standard shipping is free for orders over $300 otherwsie shipping is $15, and you should get your order within 6-14 days. Expedited shipping is available for $10.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - Worldwide. Returns - 60 days.
Reebok have a different site for most countries in the world, so be sure to pick your shipping destination at the start of your shop. The full range of sports shoes is available at Reebok, including cross training and running. Reebok Unlocked, their membership program unlocks free shipping on orders, it offers reward points. for purchases.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - free worldwide and USA. Returns - 30 days.
Another shoe and clothing retailer owned by Amazon.com, since 2006. Amazon Prime benefits are available with purchases at Shopbop.com. They have a large selection of footwear and in most styles. Shipping is available worldwide and is free on orders over $100. International returns cost about $35, you can change your location and currenncy from the selector at the top left of their webpage.
Round-up: From USA. Shipping - 60 countries including USA. Returns - 30 days.
In 1982 Kenneth Cole started his first ladies shoe collection, today Kennethcole.com sell clothes, shoes and other products worldwide through their online store. International shipping is available to 60 countries as well as the USA and Canada.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - USA & Worldwide (Borderfree). Returns - 60 days, free shipping.
The clue is in the domain name for this shop, very defiantly announcing exactly what it sells! Shoes.com. USA based Shoes.com provide worldwide delivery through the ecommerce provider Borderfree inc. Which means that they handle all currency payments, fulfillment and delivery to your address across the other side of the world, to over 100 countries. (You can find out more about and leave Borderfree reviews here.)
Shoes.com sell a large range of brands, in fact practically every brand you have ever heard of. They claim there are over 460 brands listed. They sell shoes for Men, Women and Kids and also sell bags and some clothing. You won't fail to find something here whatever you are into UGGs, AEROSOLES, or whatever. Shoes also have a good selection of Steve Madden and Frye Boots.
Returns, both USA and international, are subject to a $6.95 restocking fee and must be returned within 60 days.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - USA. Returns - 30 days.
Another one with a good shoe selling name is OnlineShoes.com. They sell shoes online too from the US! In fact they are related to Shoes.com in that they both have had investments made in them by Canadian investor Roger Hardy. They only ship to the 50 USA states and overseas terretories, and sell many of the same footwear, but are probably worth a look for comparison.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - Worldwide. Returns - 30 days.
Forever21.com's shoe selection is as varied and as stylish as you would expect. Worldwide shipping is available to most countries. International deliveries should select Delivery Duties Paid (DDP) option at checkout to ensure no delay at the border.
Round-up: From - USA. Shipping - Worldwide. Returns - 30 days
You can shop internationally at Coverse.com by selectiing the right country from the selector, then you are able to find the Converse shoes that are available in your location worldwide. Free worldwide shipping is available for a minimum spend.
Round-up: From USA. Shipping - USA & Canada. Returns - 60 days.
Designer shoe warehouse or DSW.com as they are also known, is a big online US Shoe store, they also have physical stores around the USA. DSW use MyUS.com the package forwarder to ship package internationally. They don't offer payment in different currencies, so you may need to look at a USA Billing Address.
Here are 2 bonus shoe stores with worldwide delivery.
Round-up: From the USA. Shipping - Worldwide. Returns - varies.
Amazon.com/Shoes sell a wide variety of shoes as you would expect with many independent sellers offering footwear in their marketplace from all over the world. They have a good international shipping policy to about 30 countries, and qualifying shoes can be shipped for free around the world. Amazon Prime benefits are available for members. Amazon arranges payment of import duty.
Round-up: From the UK. Shipping - Worldwide. Returns - 30 days
ASOS.com/Shoes from the UK (not the USA) offers free international shipping (minimum spend is usually about £50 equivalaent) for shoes to most countries including Australia, Canada and India. They sell high-street fashion and also other styles. Premier delivery is available for £9.95 a year.
Import duty on international shipments.
We've tried to highlight the stores that arrange the payment of import duty or taxes in our guide.
Discount USA shoes for sale.
Many of the above USA shoe shops offer international coupon codes or free worldwide shipping from time to time, so it is always worth checking back to see what offers you can find especially at the end of season.
Popular shoe types.
What shoe type are you after purchasing? Here is a round up of some of the most popular styles on the market.
Heeled shoes are not flat but have a high heel, normally a type of women's shoes with a variety of styles including strappy sandals and court shoes without straps, wedges are a type of heel shoe that look like the name implies.
Boots are longer and higher footwear types and are available for men and women. Women's may go up to and above the knee and can be warm and waterproof for winter or can be worn at other time of the year too, there are many different type of boot.
This is a casual shoes made, usually of soft fabric with a rubber or synthetic sole. The name came about from tennis shoes and were called sneaker because they have soft sole which makes little noise when walking in them as opposed to leather soled hard shoes.
These are popular in Summer, in the UK they are called flip-flop because of the flexible soles, but in Australia they are called thongs, and in NZ they are known as jandals. Best to leave it there!
A larger selection of international shoe shops can be found on this page, including ones from the UK.
What do you think? If you have any suggestions or disagree with our selection please leave a comment below.