How to Cancel Spotify Premium

Do you want to cancel your Spotify premium subscription but don’t know how to do it? Well, don’t worry as this blog post will walk you through the process of canceling or ending your subscription.

How to Cancel Spotify Premium

Although Spotify is one of the best music streaming platforms, with millions of active users, it is not without its own drawbacks. There are a few limitations on this streaming platform, which cause most users to opt for other music streaming platforms such as Apple Music, Tidal, Google Play Music, and others.

Whatever your reasons might be for opting out of Spotify services, you are sure to find the steps on how to cancel your subscription in this blog post.

How to Cancel Spotify Premium on the Website

The process of canceling your Spotify subscription is very fast and easy, and it shouldn’t take more than a few minutes. If you have signed up for a Spotify subscription through the web, then you can cancel the subscription on the official website. Here is how to do it:

  • Visit Spotify’s official page at
  • On the homepage, click the Login button located at the top right corner of the page.
  • Log in to your Spotify account.
  • As soon as you are logged in, head over to your account page. On your mobile device, click the icon of three horizontal lines located at the top right corner of the page.
  • Choose Account in the drop-down menu.
  • Scroll down to the Your Plan section and tap Change Plan.
  • On the next page, scroll down to the Spotify Free section and tap Cancel Premium.
  • The next page will try to convince you to keep your subscription.
  • At the end of the page, tap Continue to Cancel.
  • Next, you click. Continue to Cancel
  • Tap Yes, Cancel to confirm your subscription cancellation.

And there you have it. After following the simple steps listed above, you will be able to successfully cancel your Spotify subscription.

How To Cancel Spotify Premium On The App

Aside from canceling your subscription via the web, you can also cancel via the app. So, do you use the app and want to cancel? Here are simple steps you can follow below:

  • Launch the Spotify app on your mobile device.
  • Ensure that you are logged in with the account that has the Spotify Premium subscription.
  • Look for the “Your Library” tab at the bottom of the screen. Tap on it, and then look for the gear icon (settings) in the top-right corner. This is usually where you can access your account settings.
  • Within the account settings, there should be an option related to your subscription or account. This may be labeled as “Subscription” or “Account.” Tap on it to access the details of your subscription.

Once you’re in the subscription/account settings, there should be an option to manage or cancel your subscription. Follow the prompts to cancel your Spotify Premium subscription.

How to Cancel Your Spotify Subscription Through Apple ID

If you subscribed to the Spotify service through your Apple ID, then you can cancel your subscription from there. Here is how to do it:

  • Open the settings on your iPhone.
  • Click your name and Apple ID at the top of the settings homepage.
  • On your Apple ID page, click Subscriptions.
  • In the list of subscriptions, look for Spotify and choose it.
  • Choose Cancel Subscription on the Spotify page.

And there you have it. After following the simple steps listed above, you will be able to successfully cancel your Spotify subscription.

What Happens If I Cancel My Spotify Premium?

If you cancel your Spotify Premium subscription, your subscription will stay until the next billing date, and then your account will automatically be switched to the free trial.

You will get to keep your playlist and your saved music when your Spotify account is free. You will also be able to login to your account and play your music; however, there will be ads.

How Long Does Spotify Premium Take to Cancel?

The cancellation policy for Spotify Premium takes effect immediately. However, you will still have access to the premium features, and this will last until the current billing period ends.

Can I Get a Refund If I Cancel My Subscription?

Spotify doesn’t give any refunds when you terminate your subscription. However, if you subscribed to the annual offer, you will get a refund within 2 weeks of your purchase, as long as you haven’t used Spotify within that period.

But if you have used Spotify within the last 2 weeks, then you will not be able to get a refund.

Alternatives to Spotify Premium

After canceling your Spotify Premium subscription, there are other alternatives that you might want to consider. If you are looking for a music streaming platform with a vast library of songs, then you can check out the streaming platform listed below:

  • Tidal.
  • Apple Music.
  • YouTube Music.
  • Amazon Music.
  • QOBUZ.
  • SoundCloud.
  • Funkwhale.
  • Bandcamp. 

The above-mentioned are some great alternatives to Spotify. You can check them out on their official website or download the app on your mobile device.