Flipkart Plus launch on August 15 : How to Subscribe, Benefits and Rewards

Flipkart plus to launch on August 15 with benefits like free shipping and loyalty rewards. The customer loyalty program is free to subscribe. It offers reward points or plus coins to customers on every purchase. Flipkart has also tied up with a lot of internet companies to offer added benefits.

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Welcome to a new chapter of online shopping as Flipkart Plus will launch on August 15. Flipkart in its efforts to take a lead over Amazon has announced a new loyalty programme for customers. It looks promising because the membership programme is going to be free of cost. And things will get interesting when Amazon reacts to this new move of its arch-rival.

About Flipkart Plus

If you are Flipkart customers you are going to like this as your online shopping is soon going to be better. The new loyalty programme of Flipkart has been announced to compete with Amazon Prime. Flipkart plus will come with many benefits for consumers including free shipping, bigger discounts, and early access to sales. The loyalty program will be available at no cost. It is going to be based on loyalty points where customers can avail benefits by redeeming points earned on their purchase on Flipkart. This is the first major move from the e-commerce company after being acquired by Walmart in May this year.

Flipkart Plus Launch Date

Flipkart Plus is all set to launch on August 15. You can subscribe to the loyalty programme starting independence day. The membership will be free and all Flipkart customers can subscribe at no cost. It will be a premium account with many benefits for members. This is not the first foray of the e-commerce company in customer loyalty programs as Flipkart First was introduced during Big Billion Sale.

Note: Flipkart Plus launch date is 15 August. The loyalty programme will be available at no cost for all customers.



How to Get Flipkart Plus Membership

Anyone can become a member of Flipkart plus, the customers will get benefits on basis of loyalty points or coins they gain for every purchase. To get Flipkart Plus membership you need to download its app. The options for subscription will be available on Flipkart mobile app. Once you download and install the app you will see the option. In case you are already using Flipkart app, there might be an update soon which will bring the new feature to customers.

  • Download latest version of Flipkart App.

  • Login or Sign up.

  • Browse to Flipkart Plus from Menu.

  • Click Join to Subscribe.

  • You will receive notification regarding subscription soon.



Benefits of Flipkart Plus

The loyalty programme of Flipkart comes with an array of benefits including free and fast delivery of orders. Flipkart plus users also get early sale access and bigger discounts. The benefits will be based on loyalty points which Flipkart plus members will get with every purchase. These points will be redeemable on Flipkart, and partner websites. The online shopping giant has partnered with major internet companies to offers customers a number of benefits. Flipkart Plus offers also include benefits on platforms like Hotstar, MakeMyTrip, Zomato etc.

  • Free And Early Delivery.

  • Early Access to Flipkart Sale.

  • Benefits on Partner Websites Hotstar, MakeMyTrip, Zomato, etc.

  • Loyalty points/plus coins on every purchase.

  • No Membership/Subscription Charges.

Note: Customers earn the certain number of points of every purchase. The points earned can be redeemed to avail benefits under Flipkart Plus.

Flipkart Plus Vs Amazon Prime

Flipkart's loyalty programme will directly compete with Amazon prime. Amazon Prime offers free shipping, exclusive deals, video, and music at Rs 999 for the yearly subscription. Recently, Amazon had introduced a one-month subscription plan for Amazon prime membership at Rs 129 per month. In contrast, Flipkart Plus is a loyalty programme based on purchases made by the customer. As far as benefits go, they are almost similar Flipkart has partnered with various internet companies to compete with prime Video & prime music.

Amazon Prime
Flipkart Plus

Rs 999/Year

Rs 129/Month


Free and Early Shipping

Free and Early Shipping

Prime Exclusive offers & Deals

Exclusive offers For plus customers

Prime Video & Prime Music


Benefits on Partner Websites Hotstar, Zomato, etc

Membership Fee based Programme

Loyalty Points based Programme

At this point very little separates Amazon Prime and Flipkart plus. More details will surface as Flipkart’s new loyalty program is launched on August 15. However, Flipkart Plus is already catching a lot of eyeballs because of its no-cost subscription model.


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