How to add Debit Card to Starbucks app (any credit card)

Are you wondering if Starbucks accepts debit cards?

Are you trying to add a new card to the Starbucks app?

Well, if you are new and looking the ways to add a new payment method to your Starbucks app, we are here to help.

In this post, we will first discuss if the debit card is accepted as a payment method in the Starbucks app. And later on, we will see the guide to add the new card to the Starbucks app.

Can you add Debit Card to Starbucks app

Yes, you can add a debit card to Starbucks app. Along with the debit card, Starbuck supports credit cards, gift cards, and other Visa and Mastercard-powered cards as payment methods.

And here, in this post, we will be including a step-by-step guide to adding a debit card to Starbucks app.

If you are new to the app or find the procedure a little bit hard, you might have to check the guide provided below.

How to add Debit Card to Starbucks app

Now that you know that debit cards are accepted as a payment method at Starbucks, we will now see the procedure to add a debit card to the app.

Let us start without any further ado.

Step 1 – Open the Starbucks app

You can easily add a debit card to your Starbucks account to pay offline store and even if you order online. So, you will have to download the Starbucks app first.

The app is available on Android and iOS platforms, and you can download the app for free.

On opening the app, you will be asked to log in with your account credentials. And if you are using the app for the first time, you have to create a new account on the Starbucks app.

Step 2 – Select the Scan tab

On opening the app, you will find yourself on the home page of the app. There you will see a lot of options. Select the ‘Scan’ tab, the icon can be seen to the left of the ‘Order’ tab at the bottom of the screen.

Starbucks app homepage

Step 3 – Go to the ‘Scan & Pay’

On selecting the ‘Scan’ tab, you will be redirected to a new page. And there, go to the ‘Scan & Pay’ section. There you will find the details of all of your cards, gift cards, and more.

Starbucks app 'scan & pay' section

Step 4 – Select the add more icon

Now, you can add a new debit card in the ‘Scan & Pay’ section.

To do this, select the icon to add the new payment method. It’s the plus (+) icon at the top right corner of the same section. Select it to continue.

add payment method option in Starbucks app

Step 5 – Add card details

On selecting the option to add the payment method, you will get the chance to add card details.

Carefully add your debit card number, expiration date, and the security code, CVV.

On adding the incorrect details, you will be asked to add the details again. If you are using apps like Google’s Gboard, you will be able to scan the card right from the app.

add Debit Card details in Starbucks app

Step 6 – Select ‘Save Card’

Review the added details once again, and finally, select ‘Save Card’.

add Debit Card to Starbucks

If the details added are correct, you will find the added card in ‘Scan & pay’ tab.

How to delete a debit card on Starbucks

Starbucks lets you add several payment methods, from credit to debit cards, as well as Starbucks’ own prepaid card.

But, sometimes, even if the Starbucks app lets you add a number of payment methods altogether, there is still a limit. And if you want to add a new card, and Starbucks doesn’t let you do the same, you might have to delete an already linked card first.

The procedure is quite simple. And here, you will find a quick step guide to deleting a debit, credit, or any other card on the Starbucks app.

  • Step 1 – Open the ‘Scan’ tab from the home screen of your Starbucks app.
  • Step 2 – Go to the ‘Scan & pay’ section.
  • Step 3 – Find the card you want to delete. Scroll left to the right to find the card you wish to delete.
  • Step 4 – Select the ‘Manage’ option, with the gear icon.
  • Step 5 – You will see a lot of options available to manage the card. Select the option to delete the card.

And that’s pretty much all. The procedure to delete the debit, credit, or any other payment method is simple as that.

Card Manage option in Starbucks app


1. Can you add a credit card to Starbucks

Yes, you can add a credit card to Starbucks. All major Visa, Mastercard, Discover, AMEX powered credit cards are accepted as payment methods by the Starbucks app.


And that’s pretty much it, ladies and gentlemen.

Here, we first discussed if Starbucks supports debit cards as a payment method on the app to order any product. And in the second part of the post, we have discussed the procedure to add debit cards to Starbucks.

If you have any queries regarding the procedure, you can let us know in the comments section below.