Stay Home, Stay Caffeinated: 23 Best Coffee Subscription Boxes of 2020


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Updated March 18, 2020

Coffee subscriptions make it easy and affordable to enjoy high-quality blends from well-regarded purveyors. No grocery store stress or specialty store anxiety—just delicious, convenient coffee delivered at the timing that’s right for you. This list features our hands-down favorite coffee subscription services, including programs to suit both new and experienced palates.

Want to browse more coffee subscription box options? See our full list of available coffee subscription boxes here!

The Most Popular Coffee Subscription Boxes

1. Trade Coffee

My Trade Coffee Review—Is this Coffee Subscription Worth Trying?

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Price: Starting at $15 per week. Get “The Classics” for $25/shipment (two 12 oz bags per shipment, $12.50 per bag) or “The Hookup” for more adventurous varieties priced at $15-$22 for one 12 oz bag per shipment. Sign up here!

COUPON: Get 30% off your first subscription shipment, plus free shipping! No coupon needed - just use this link.

About the box: Trade Coffee matches you with small batch coffees from unique roasters around the country, based on a short quiz and how you rate each shipment. Beans are shipped directly to you from the roaster soon after roasting, so you always get the freshest cup no matter which brand of coffee you end up with. Rate your coffees to get new recommendations from Trade and let them find the perfect cup for you, or hand pick your own selection from available varieties each week. 

Flavor profiles: Trade Coffee specializes in third wave and specialty coffees, offering 400+ varieties including everything from light roast to dark roast, in single origin bags, blends, and decaf.

Read our Trade Coffee review to learn more. Ships free to the US only.

 

2. Amora Coffee

Amora Coffee Subscription Review + Coupon July 2016-014

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Price: $59.80 per month (4 bags of coffee per month). Sign up here!

COUPON: Buy 2 bags of Amora® coffee of your choice and save 50% off your purchase along with 3 bonus gifts and FREE shipping for life. No coupon needed - just use this link.

About the box: The Amora Coffee service sends roasted-in-the-USA beans or grinds in a variety of blends and flavors. The default delivery is 4 half-pound bags for $14.95 each (a total of $59.80 plus shipping), however this subscription is totally customizable—you can pick the blend, quantity, and frequency of delivery by calling their customer concierge line at 1-855-642-6672. This is fun: there are subscriber perks! Free coffee, scoops, cannisters, travel mugs, even a free coffee maker are all offered as rewards for your subscription!

Flavor profiles: This coffee subscription offers light, medium, dark, robust; French vanilla, hazelnut vanilla, caramel vanilla, hazelnut & cinnamon, chocolate truffle flavor, and cold brew.

Read our Amora Coffee review to learn more. Ships to the US for $8.95.

 

3. MistoBox

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Price: Plans start at $14.95 per month plus shipping. Sign up here!

COUPON: Use code MSA25 to get 25% off your first box! (Not valid on gifts).

About the box: MistoBox makes it easy to sample the best coffees from purveyors around the country. Each box includes a 12 oz. bag of coffee picked to match your taste preferences and shipped at a frequency that’s convenient for you. When you sign up, you’ll be matched with a “coffee curator”—think of them as the coffee equivalent of a personal stylist. Your curator will use your preferences to pick the right coffees for you, and they’re always available for questions and feedback!

Flavor profiles: Choose from options including single origin, espresso, blends, and decaf. MistoBox works with 50+ purveyors, including Verve, Intelligentsia, Crema, Ruby, Onyx, and Olympia.

Check out our MistoBox reviews to learn more. Ships to the US. 

 

4. Atlas Coffee Club

Price: Plans start at $9. Sign up here!

COUPON: Use code COFFEETRAVEL30 to save 30% off your first box!

About the box: Atlas Coffee Club sends you a signature coffee from a new country each month, including destinations such as Ethiopia, Brazil, Peru, Indonesia, and more. Their single-origin coffees come in whole bean and ground options, and each variety comes with a postcard of information and master brewing tips. Choose the amount of coffee and delivery schedule that best fits your needs and budget, and start exploring!

Flavor profiles: These freshly roasted coffees range from light to dark roasts. When you sign up, you’ll be able to choose whether you prefer “light to medium” roasts, “medium to dark” roasts, or a variety.

Check out our Atlas Coffee Club reviews to learn more. Ships to the US for $4.95 and Canada (add $6).

 

5. Bean Box

Four Bean Box bags of coffee with a handful of each roast's beans shown.

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Price: Plans start at $16.50 per month. Sign up here!

COUPON: Get your first box for $5! No coupon needed - just use this link.

About the box: Bean Box is a Seattle-based coffee subscription company on a mission to share the best of Seattle’s delicious roasts with coffee lovers around the world. They work with small-batch, independent roasters, so you can be sure you’re getting thoughtful, high-quality blends in every box.

Flavor profiles: Choose from light, medium, dark, and decaf roasts. Bean Box has an amazing variety of coffees (over 712 in total), so they’re prepped to appeal to a wide variety of tastes.

Check out our Bean Box reviews for more! Ships free to the US only.

6. Sudden Coffee

Box of Sudden Coffee tubes of coffee grinds.

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Price: Plans start at $16.00 per month. Sign up here!

COUPON: Get a free trial kit! (plus $3.00 shipping). No coupon needed - just use this link.

About the box: Sudden Coffee delivers single-origin coffee that you can take with you on the go. The company roasts their beans (light and medium roasts) in small batches, then uses a unique dry-freezing process to “lock in” the aroma. No flavor-free instant coffee here! Each serving comes individually measured and pre-packed, and all you have to do is add water or milk to make a delicious cup of joe. Choose from an 8-cup pack (which you can also try as a one-time purchase), a 24-cup pouch, or a 48-cup pack, and set your subscription frequency for a pace that fits your needs.

Flavor profiles: Light and medium roasts from Equator and the famed Intelligentsia Coffee. These blends may be ready in moments, but they’re a big step above your average instant coffee!

Check out our Sudden Coffee reviews to learn more. Ships to the US only.

 

7. Peet’s Coffee

Coffee pour over setup with Peet's coffee bags and two filled mugs.

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Price: Starting at $14.95 per month for one pound. Sign up here!

COUPON: Use code MSAPEETS to save 20% off your first Explorer Series order!

About the box: Into small-batch coffees? Or more of a single-origin fan? Alternatively, maybe you’re just a fanatic of Peet’s signature coffee, and want to receive a monthly fix. Peet’s Coffee offers a subscription for each of these options, each curated with your specific tastes and preferred grind in mind. Or, if you’d rather build your own subscription, you can select which bag you’d like to have roasted fresh and shipped to you the next day. Finally, if you’re not sure where to start, you can take the quiz on the Peet’s site and see which coffee you’re matched with. It’s hard to go wrong!

Flavor profiles: Light, medium, dark, and decaf roasts are available either in Peet’s signature blend or from rotating monthly origins.

Check out our Peet’s Coffee Explorer Series reviews to learn more. Ships to the US for free and internationally.

 

8. Crema.co

Wooden table with Crema.co subscription box open to display different types of coffee in white bags.

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Price: Starting at $15 per month for 1 bag. Sign up here!

COUPON: Try four 2.5oz artisan coffees with the free coffee sampler for new subscribers! No coupon needed - just use this link.

About the box: Whole bean coffee from micro-roasters around the nation, roasted fresh to order? Sign us up for this coffee subscription! Each company Crema.co works with is committed to ethical practices throughout their entire supply chain. To start, you’ll receive a sample pack and be given the opportunity to rate the flavors you’ve received, and from there you can subscribe to the coffee that tastes best to you. Choose from 5-day, 2-week, or monthly shipment frequency depending on how much of a coffee fanatic you are.

Flavor profiles: Single-origins and blends in light, medium, dark roast, or decaf options, with all sorts of exciting flavor notes such as peach, honey, lavender and chocolate, creamy, caramel.

Check out our Crema.co info to learn more. Ships to the US for free.

 

9. Copper Cow Coffee Club

Copper Cow Coffee Club

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Price: $37 for the Classic Subscription (20 coffees + 20 creamers + flavor samples); other options range from $30 to $42. Sign up here!

About the box: Looking for something a little different? Copper Cow Coffee is unique for being the only complete Vietnamese coffee subscription. Each Classic Subscription box comes packed with 20 single-serving pour over coffees, so you don’t need any special brewing equipment. Complete your brews with single-serving condensed milk creamers, so you can serve up authentic Vietnamese style coffee anytime. The Classic Subscription also includes 2 pour over samples of a rotating cast of seasonal flavors, so you can shake it up a bit. Other subscription options include more variety coffees, black coffees, and dairy-free coconut milk options.

Flavor profiles: The Classic blend complete with condensed milk is bold, sweet, and creamy. They also offer unique flavors like Lavender, Rose, and Mint Lattes.

 

10. Driftaway Coffee

Driftaway Coffee

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Price: Subscriptions start at $10.29 per shipment. Sign up here!

COUPON: Use code MSA50 to get 50% off your first month! (Regularly $16).

About the box: Your Driftaway Coffee subscription experience begins with a tasting kit that includes 4 types of coffee. Driftaway uses your feedback on those flavors to match you with whole-bean coffees that they send your way according to your preferred schedule. You can also choose the size of bags you want, depending on your needs—choose to have 11 or 16 oz. bags sent weekly, every two weeks, or every month.

Flavor profiles: A full range of options from light to dark roasts. The sampler includes 4 flavors to gauge: fruity (lighter roasts from Africa), classic (standard brew), balanced (medium roast, medium acidity), and bold (in-house dark roast).

Fun fact: With every purchase, Driftaway donates to World Coffee Research (WCR), which supports the lives and work of coffee farmers around the world.

Read our Driftaway Coffee reviews to learn more. Ships free to the US. Subscriptions cost more for international customers, but that cost includes shipping.

 

11. Angels’ Cup

Angels' Cup black box with four bags of coffee shown outside the box.

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Price: Plans start at $10.99 per month. Sign up here!

About the boxAngels’ Cup is all about tasting flights, similar to what you’d expect with spirits or wines. It’s a great way to try different coffees without having to buy a larger bag. They rotate their unique coffees every 4 weeks, so you can expect lots of variety. If you happen to enjoy a particular batch, you can order more directly from the roaster.

Flavor profiles: This subscription focuses on the third-wave coffee experience—complex, 100% arabica coffees, some of which are single-origin, but all of which are delicious. When signing up, you can choose light, medium, or dark roasts to match your preferences.

Check out our Angels’ Cup reviews to learn more. Free shipping to the US. $6 to Canada.

 

12. Hawaii Coffee Box

Hawaii Coffee Tour February 2018 review

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Price: $34.99 per month or save with longer subscriptions. Sign up here!

About the subscription: Hawaii Coffee Box specializes in coffees from the Hawaiian islands. They work with local farms and roasters around the islands, meaning each whole-bean variety you receive is as authentic as it gets. Sometimes, you’ll even get an additional surprise (like a coffee-related sweet treat) in your shipment!

Flavor profile: Fresh-roasted, whole bean coffees ranging from light to dark roasts.

Read our Hawaii Coffee Box reviews to learn more. Ships to the US and worldwide.

 

13. Single Cup Club

Coffee pod subscription from Singles Cup Club

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Price: Plans start at $8.99 per month. Sign up here!

COUPON: Use code BOX10 or COFFEEADDICT20 to get your first monthly box for $10, including shipping (BOX10) or Save 20% off the 12-month subscription (COFFEEADDICT20).

About the box: This subscription box is made for your Keurig or other coffee pod machine! Each box comes with new artisan coffee pods to discover. Enjoy them at home or up your office coffee game with each tasty monthly assortment.

Flavor profile: The pods range from light roasts to dark, and even include special flavors.

Check out our Single Cup Club reviews to learn more. Ships to the US only.

 

14. Match Made Coffee

Three coffee bags and coordinating treats from Match Made Coffee subscription.

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Price: Plans start at $19.95 per month. Sign up here!

COUPON: Use code MSA10 to save 10% off!

About the box: This coffee subscription pairs a flight of international brews with snacks and treats to complement the flavors. There’s also a pairing guide explaining the picks. It’s the perfect treat for a coffee lover!

Flavor profiles: The flavors are random rather than personalized, and range from light to dark.

Check out our Match Made Coffee review to learn more. Free shipping to the US.

 

15. Heartwood Coffee Club

Heartwood Coffee Roastery subscription box open to show coffee bag and Grow Together message.

Image from our review.

Price: Plans start at $15.00 per month. Sign up here!

COUPON: Use code TRYHEARTWOOD to save 50% off your first box!

About the box: Not only does this subscription connect you with delicious new coffees to try—it’s also one of the few subscriptions that offers a weekly shipping frequency, so that heavy coffee drinkers (or folks who love keeping lots of flavor options on hand) will never find themselves without new coffees to love.

Flavor profile: Fresh roasted 100% arabica coffee shipped to subscribers right after roasting to ensure freshness. The roasts range from light to dark, and they offer decaf, as well!

Check out our Heartwood Coffee Club reviews to learn more. Ships to the US and Canada.

 

16. Coffee & a Classic

Coffee and a Classic June 2019 - Starter Box (Children's Classics)

Image of the Children’s Classics Box from our review.

Price: Plans start at $29.99. Sign up here!

About the box: Along with “something to sip on” (tea, cocoa, or of course, coffee), this subscription also includes a book (in a category of your choice, including one for kids), small gifts, and even self-care items. It’s a great pick if you’re eager for a pampering experience rather than a simple cup of coffee!

Flavor profile: Discerning coffee drinkers might want something more sophisticated, but the simple coffees, teas, and cocoas in this box are a great match for folks who like coffee as a simple treat rather than an artisanal experience.

Check out our Coffee & a Classic reviews to learn more. Ships to the US only.

17. Un’kupped

Un'kupped subscription box open to show lots of coffee pouches.

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Price: $29.00 per month for 15 packs. Sign up here!

About the box: This subscription caters to the traveler, or general on-the-go coffee-drinker by supplying subscribers with single-serve coffee pouches—with great design, might we add. Offering three options for single-origin coffees (you can choose one or receive a mix of all three), this experience is perfect for high-quality coffee fanatics. Its built-in paper pour-over cones with coffee grounds already inside are the future of coffee to-go!

Flavor profile: Arabica single-origins from Costa Rica, Colombia, and Ethiopia.

Ships to the US only.

 

18. Turntable Kitchen Coffee & Vinyl Pairings Box

Coffee and a Fenne Lily record from Turntable Kitchen.

Image from our review.

Price: Plans start at $25/month plus shipping. Ships worldwide. Sign up here!

About the box: For a truly unique take on a coffee subscription, Turntable Kitchen pairs an exclusive colorway of a 7″ vinyl single with a 12 oz bag of fresh-roasted beans. Perfect for exploring new coffees and expanding your musical horizons, and a truly unique gift for music lovers. (They also include a digital mixtape with each delivery, so you can enjoy some new tunes with your coffee even if you take it to-go.)

Flavor profiles: Turntable Kitchen advertises beans from a rotating selection of “artisan, heirloom coffee”

Check out our Turntable Kitchen Coffee & Vinyl review to learn more. Ships worldwide.

 

19. Blue Bottle Coffee

Price: Plans start at $15. Sign up here!

About the box: Blue Bottle Coffee is a chic Oakland-based coffee company that serves high quality coffee blends. Blue Bottle’s subscription connects you with their best roasts of sustainable, seasonal coffees. They’ll ship their beans within 48 hours of roasting, so that they arrive fresh, flavorful, and ready to grind.

Flavor profiles: When you subscribe, you’ll choose between single-origin coffees, blends, or espressos. The whole-bean coffees range in flavor, from fruitier varieties to rich, chocolatey tastes.

Ships to Australia, Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

 

20. Idecaf

Coffee bag with beans overflowing from Idecaf.

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Price: $19.99 per month. Sign up here!

About the box: Looking for that freshly roasted, sustainably sourced coffee experience, but with a decaf spin? Idecaf specializes in exactly that, supporting local farmers from South America, Africa, and other regions of the world. Idecaf uses the safest methods to decaffeinate their coffee, such as the Swiss Water method and the organic solvent method; their coffee is always safe and free from harmful chemicals.

Flavor profiles: Single-origin and flavored coffees, with options like almond, blueberry cream, chocolate raspberry, maple bacon, peppermint, and more.

Check out our Idecaf info here. Ships to the continental US for free. 

 

21. Onyx Coffee Lab Subscription

Black bag of Onyx Coffee from El Salvador Santa Rosa.

Image via Onyx Coffee Lab.

Price: Plans start at $17. Sign up here!

About the box: As easy to gift as it is to order for yourself, the Onyx Coffee Lab subscription lets you choose how often to ship (weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly) and how much you want (12 oz. or 5 lbs). And of course, you’ll get to select what coffee you’d like to receive, choose between: cold brew, decaf Columbia San Jose, Geometry Blend, Monarch Espresso, Roasters Choice (a different single-origin coffee with each delivery), and Southern Weather Blend. Onyx also makes it easy to skip a delivery or swap your plan for a different one.

Flavor profiles: Choose to receive a different single-origin coffee with each delivery or get exactly what you want with cold brew beans, decaf Columbian beans, espresso beans, or your choice of blends. Customize your shipment by how many bags and what size bags you’d like to receive and how often. 

Ships anywhere in the US for free.

 

22. ReAnimator Coffee Roasters Subscription

Price: Plans start at $20. Sign up here!

About the box: Based in Philadelphia, ReAnimator Coffee Roasters believe that coffee is not simply a utility, but a noble beverage. Subscribe and choose to receive single origin beans, blends, or decaf single origin.

Flavor profiles: Well balanced, sugary, and clean single-origin, balanced, thoughtful, and seasonal blends, and single origin decaf.

Ships anywhere in the US for free.

23. Nomad Coffee Club

Nomad Coffee Club open box to show Ethiopian coffee.

Image from our review.

Price: Plans start at $19.00 per month. Sign up here!

About the box: Nomad Coffee Club sends subscribers 100% organic, fair-trade coffee sourced from countries like Guatemala, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, and Brazil. The brand makes a serious commitment to sustainability—the coffees come from small farms, the company is part of the Rainforest Alliance, and purchases support getting proper wages to coffee farmers around the world! Bags are roasted to order for optimal freshness.

Flavor profiles: Each month, you’ll receive a different single-origin, blend, or espresso coffee.

Check out our Nomad Coffee Club review to learn more. Free shipping to the United States.

 


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Written by Anna Reilly

Anna Reilly

Anna loves collecting little treasures, be they pop-culture finds, handmade mementos, or new potions to put in her makeup bag. Beauty boxes got her interested in the subscription world, but now she’s swooning for all things kawaii!

6 Comments

  1. I’m trying to sign up for bean box but it seems like the free box deal is no longer working.

  2. Skip Sudden Coffee unless you want to wait to gift this subscription, Their site is basically unless since everything available to purchase will not sip for 60 days or more or you can’t even order it.

  3. Where’s Latigo? It’s my favorite coffee sub! Mark the owner is amazing.

  4. Angel’s Cup is our favorite. Whole bean, dark roast options and we have been introduced to do many amazing coffee brews.

    • Just signed up 🙂

  5. There are 15 coffee subscription boxes?

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