Shopping online is the smartest way to buy new glasses. At, you can save up to hundreds of dollars off retail prices. But it’s not just about saving money. Buying glasses online is also super easy. With just a few clicks, your new pair is on its way.

Below you can see how it’s done, so you can save tons of time and plenty of money.

Choose a frame

Whether you’re interested in eyeglasses, prescription sunglasses or non-prescription glasses, ordering glasses online begins with choosing a frame.

Know the name of the frame? Simply type it in the search bar. Otherwise, you can filter your frames based on shape, size, color, material and many other features.

Choose your lenses

Next up are the lenses. What do you need your glasses for: reading? Driving? Working in front of a computer? Or seeing perfectly in the sunshine?

Next up: your prescription

You can fill it out online, upload it to the website or send it
via email. You can even wait until after you complete your purchase.

Don’t have your prescription handy? Don’t worry, has you covered. Simply use their Prescription Scanner, and get the optical details from your current glasses — completely free.

You can upgrade and customize your lenses with a wide variety of coatings: From polarized and mirrored for sunglasses, to hydrophobic, Transitions (Adaptive lenses) and many more.

Exclusive special offer for Considerable readers

Considerable readers: you get 65% off frames* and free shipping to your door. Use the code consider65 at checkout. Head over to to get started.

* Excluding sale items, contact lenses, and premium frames.