How to Change Amazon Country Using Web Browser and App?

| Updated on February 14, 2024

Amazon is considered one of the most valuable platforms for every shopping enthusiast across the globe. But you must change the home country on your account to continue a seamless shopping experience in different countries.

Here a question arises: Can you change Amazon country? Using the location changer app is one option, but most people won’t rely on it.

Change Amazon Country

That said, read the article to learn how to change Amazon country using the web browser and app and how to transfer your account from the existing realm to another.

Quick AnswerTo change Amazon’s country using the app: Open Amazon App on your mobile phone>> Sign-in>> Tap on Hamburger Menu>> Settings>> Country & Language>> Select your Country>> Relaunch the app.   

How to Change Country Using Amazon Web Browser?

Using the change Amazon country feature can be tricky. To do so, follow the steps mentioned below:

Notes

The steps to change country in Amazon app may be slightly the same for both Windows and iOS devices.

  • Tap on the downward arrow beside the Flag Icon.
    English
  • Click Change country/region.
    Change country
  • Tap on the box under Select your preferred country/region website.
    Tap on the box
  • Now, select your preferred country/region website from the list of options.
    Choose your country
  • After selecting the country, click on Go to Website.
    Click on Go to Website
  • Now, after doing this, the website will open a new window according to the chosen country settings. 

It is worth noting that changing your country’s website only displays those products that are available in that region and may affect factors including price, shipping options, and product availability

How to Change Country in Amazon App?

Amazon offers an inbuilt feature to change the country no matter what time. So, to avoid interruptions in scrolling the app’s feed while traveling in any part of the world, you must consider updating the country settings. 

Here are the steps to change country in Amazon app:

  • Sign in using your correct credentials.
    Sign in with the correct credentials
  • Tap on the hamburger menu (three horizontal lines) at the bottom of the page.
    menu
  • Scroll down and tap on Settings.
    Tap on settings
  • Tap on Country & Language.
    Tap on Country & Language
  • Select your Country from the Country/Region.
    Select your Country
  • Now, the app will reload to your chosen country.

    To continue a seamless shopping experience, you must transfer your account to the current location and country. This can be done by simply logging your account details. If you forget your login details, there are ways to recover or reset your Amazon account password

How to Change the Default Language on Amazon?

Interestingly, this platform operates in various languages too. Therefore, it allows you to change the app’s default country language settings according to specific requirements. 

For example: 

  • Open the official site of Amazon (In this case the default language is English, and now we will change it to Arabic).
  • Tap on the downward arrow beside the Flag Icon.
    Tap on the downward arrow
  •  Select AR under Language Settings.
  • Now, tap on Save Changes 
    Tap on Save Changes 
  • The language will be changed to Arabic.
    The language will get updated 

It is worth noting that Amazon is available in English globally, but you can switch between multiple languages of a particular country according to your convenience. 

How to Transfer Your Current Amazon Account Address To Another?

No matter whether you travel to any part of the world, the account address remains the same as your home country and won’t change automatically. Hence, it is mandatory to transfer your account to your current location, adding its address, to continue shopping.

Here’s how to change Amazon country using a web browser.

  • Go to the official website and sign in to your account.
  • Tap on Accounts & Lists.
    addlist
  • Select “Content & Devices” from the dropdown menu.
    Select Content & Devices
  • Click on Preferences.
    Preferences
  • Click on Country/Region Settings.
    Click on Country Region Settings
  • Tap on Change.
    Tap on Change
  • Enter your New country and detailed address information.
    Enter the Address
  • Click Update to save your changes.
    Click Update

After this, you might need to restart your app for the changes to take effect. In addition, after changing the country and address, it is crucial to update the currency settings in some cases.

To update Currency Settings:

Go to: Amazon Website>> Sign in your account details>> Tap on the Flag icon>> Tap Change, under Change Currency>> Currency Settings>> Choose Currency>> Save Changes.

In Which Countries Amazon Services are Available?

Even though Amazon is considered one of the largest shopping websites, it is still not available in many countries. It operates in 5 continents and approximately 20 countries to offer a flexible purchasing and selling experience. However, before putting something on sale, it is worth noting some tips for selling items on Amazon.

Here is the list of countries with languages and their URLs mentioned below:

CountryURL
Brazilamazon.com.br
Canadaamazon.ca
Chinaamazon.cn
Egyptegypt.souq.com
Franceamazon.fr
Germanyamazon.de
Indiaamazon.in
Italyamazon.it
Japanamazon.co.jp
Australiaamazon.com.au
Netherlandsamazon.nl
Saudi Arabiasaudi.souq.com
SingaporeAmazon.com.sg
SpainAmazon.es
Turkeyamazon.tr
United StatesAmazon.com
United Kingdomamazon.co.uk
UAEuae.souq.com
Mexicoamazon.com.mx
Kuwaituae.souq.com/kw-en/

Notes

“Souq” is a subsidiary of Amazon that operates in the Middle East.

What Happens When You Change Country Settings on Amazon?

It is worth noting that switching your account to another country will transfer your app content and a list of things to the new version, like drive files, Prime membership, Amazon Music, kindle books, and more. You can consider renewing the subscription without any hassle.

Therefore, if you wish to open a new account, remember it will not transfer your old account content to the new one. 

Conclusion

To ensure hassle-free shopping and delivery, consider checking all the settings, terms and policies, and delivery address of your account before placing an order. Thus, the app has an inbuilt feature to switch between the countries it is operational in. 

FAQ

How do I set up my Amazon in a different country?

To set up Amazon in a different country: Open Amazon>> Sign in to your account>> Accounts & Lists>> Content and Devices>> Preferences>> Country/Region Settings>> Change>> Enter the address>> Update.

Is Amazon available in different countries?

Yes, Amazon services are available in 20 countries. 

Which country is considered best for Amazon?

Undoubtedly the most popular and largest marketplace of Amazon is the USA market.

How to switch Amazon Country using the app?

To access the Amazon app switch country feature: Open the app>> Hamburger Menu>> Settings>> Country & Language>> Select Country

Sources


Gaurav Rathore

Tech Writer and Gadget Enthusiast


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