Does Tesco Sell Stamps?

Yes, Tesco does sell UK postage stamps.

You will normally find stamps at Tesco in the cigarette kiosk or the customer service desk. However, if you don’t have a Tesco store near your location, or if they don’t have postage stamps, you can buy stamps with Tesco online.

If you want to learn more about Tesco and stamps, read on. We will also talk about postal items that Tesco sell, such as envelopes, bubble wrap, parcel tape, and so on.

Buying Postage Stamps from Tesco

The stamps that are sold at Tesco are the official Royal Mail stamps. You will find 1st class and 2nd class stamps at Tesco. Normally, they come in packs of four, six, eight, or twelve. You’ll also find Christmas Royal Mail stamps at Tesco.

All of these stamps are available in every Tesco store across the UK. You can find the nearest Tesco store to your location here, where you will also learn about the opening times of every Tesco store in the UK.

If we are more precise, you will find postage stamps in every Tesco store’s cigarette kiosk, which is usually located at the front of the store or near the entrance.

Alternatively, some stores will sell postage stamps on their customer service desk if they don’t have a cigarette kiosk.


Read our article here to find out exactly how many stamps you need.


First-class stamps and Christmas stamps cost £0.76 each, while second-class stamps cost £0.65 each. You’ll be able to purchase stamp packs of 12 stamps, 8 stamps, 6 stamps, or 4 stamps. A packet of 12 first-class stamps will cost £9.12.

The great thing about buying stamps from Tesco is that they have stores all across the UK, and it is very likely that you will find a Tesco in your local area. And stores are open almost all day long – normally from 6 or 7 pm to 11 pm, so you’ll be able to buy stamps almost anytime and anywhere in the UK where there is a Tesco store around.

In addition to stamps, Tesco also sells everything you need for sending packets, envelopes, or mail through the post. Large, small, white envelopes, wrapping paper, bubble wrapping rolls, parcel tapes, and more.

Buying Stamps from Tesco Online

There are also Tesco stores that don’t have stamps as they might be out of stock or they don’t sell them. In that case, you can order postage stamps from Tesco online and have them delivered straight to your address.

Here, you’ll also be able to buy 1st class and 2nd class stamps. You will need a Tesco account before you can order stamps online from them, though, so you might want to take care of that first.

Shipping fees might apply for your stamps, so note that when you’re trying to purchase stamps online from Tesco. You’ll also be able to order envelopes and other postal accessories online and have them delivered directly to your front door.

Wrapping Up

To conclude, Tesco does sell UK postage stamps. You can find them in the cigarette kiosk or customer service desk in almost every Tesco physical store across the UK. Alternatively, you can also order stamps with Tesco online.