Please note: Royal Mail strikes on Friday 30th September and Saturday 1st October may impact delivery times.

Shopping in the UK: Your Guide for Shopping at Argos

Stores across the UK have temporarily closed their doors and are trading via alternative methods – whether that’s via their online store or offering a Click and Collect service. If you’re looking to shop at Argos, who are a One4all retail partner, here’s everything you need to know:

Check, reserve, collect

Argos stores and collection points within Sainsbury’s supermarkets across England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland are open for the collection of Click & Collect orders only. If you wish to purchase an item from Argos, you need to:

  1. Order and pay for the item(s) online at Pre-Payment is required online prior to collection, no payment can be made in-store.
  2. Collect the item at your local Argos store or Sainsbury’s supermarket while completing your essential shopping, making sure you have your order number ready.

Please note: For the safety of customers and staff, Argos are limiting the number of customers in stores. There may be queues as a result. All customers must wear a face mask and use hand sanitiser as they enter the store. 

Please click here for the most recent updates from Argos around their available services.

Stay home and shop online

Argos are still offering a home delivery service which is available for both small and large items. Larger items require 2-man deliveries so the retailer’s drivers will contact you on the day to discuss delivering your order safely. If you’re self-isolating, please make the drivers aware so they can arrange a suitable delivery date for you.

Shopping at Argos with a One4all Gift Card

Got a One4all Gift Card and looking to spend it at Argos? Here are the ways to do so:

  • One4all Gift Cards can be used online at To spend your One4all Gift Card, please follow the instructions outlined here.
  • One4all Gift Cards cannot be used as part payment online, however, there is an option to add further value to a One4all Gift Card by purchasing an Argos eGift Card with an alternative credit or debit card. This can be completed at Once you receive an Argos eGift Card, you can use this along with your One4all Gift Card to complete your order online.

For example, if you wish to purchase an item for £29.99 and you have a £20 One4all Gift Card, this is not possible as the order total is more than the value of the gift card. However, if you purchase an Argos eGift Card for £10 with an alternative payment method, you can combine this £10 eGift Card and £20 One4all Gift Card to successfully complete your online purchase.

Christmas at Argos

For those looking to get started on Santa lists, Argos is your one-stop-shop for a very merry Christmas. They recently revealed the toys predicted to be on every child’s wishlist and their newly launched Book of Dreams is a wonderful gift guide, bursting with inspiration. For more info, click here.