How to search for products on eBay that ship internationally

search ebay worldwide for international shipping

eBay Worldwide Shipping

The video will run you through the settings for eBay worldwide, or you can read the information below with images.

It can be quite difficult, sometimes, to find something on, such as an iPhone, that can be shipped overseas, to your country. Many sellers will ship overseas, offering worldwide shipping for an added shipping cost but, finding the sellers who do can be quite difficult if you don’t know what you are doing. Some sellers will also offer freeworldwide shipping, which is easy to find if you know where to look.

In this guide we will run through how to find eBay items with international shipping, to the location Worldwide (which is the term eBay use to select that feature in advanced search), how to find items for sale with free international shipping and how to set your preferred shipping location.

If you search for an iphone, or other product, the shipping information may tell you that it ships worldwide but, you still have to click on the ‘see details’ tab to find out more information. And, of course, when you do click through, it may say that the product cannot be shipped internationally to your country, which can be very time consuming and annoying.

There is an easy way to find only the products that can be shipped to the country you select. The video shows you how to do it.

How do I search internationally?

  1. Click on Advanced – next to the eBay search button.
  2. Scroll down to Location
  3. Select from preferred locations, select: Worldwide.
  4. Do a search in the search bar.

Once you have done this only products that deliver to the country you have selected will be shown.

eBay worldwide selector

How do I set my preferred location on eBay?

At the top of the page is a toolbar which include the signin and register links. On the right hand side is a flag, click on the flag and select your country from the dropdown. eBay will now show you products that can be shippied to the country you selected as your Ship to location.

How do I find items with Free International Shipping?

In the advanced search page, scroll down to the Search Results section, just above the Location section, and check the “Free international shipping” box under Shipping options. See the image below.

Free international shipping eBay

This guide was updated to add the images and ensure the information is up to date. 21/08/2020.

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eBay international shipping details

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