How to Redirect ‘Cart’ Page and Skip to Checkout

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Are you looking for a way to let the users skip the cart page and go right to the checkout page? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to redirect ‘cart’ page and skip to checkout in WooCommerce.


All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin:

add_filter( 'add_to_cart_redirect', 'redirect_to_checkout' );
function redirect_to_checkout() {
 global $woocommerce;
 $checkout_url = $woocommerce->cart->get_checkout_url();
 return $checkout_url;

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly copy / paste code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

If you liked this code snippet, please consider checking out our other articles on the site like: how to fix error establishing database connection in WordPress and 50 best WooCommerce themes for your online store.

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