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New glasses can be expensive, but there are ways to save money at online glasses retailer Glasses Direct*, so even if there isn’t a cracking deal out there that works for you, don’t assume you can’t cut your costs further.

Ways to save include:

  • Get two pairs for the price of one. Select the 2for1 from £49* option from the drop down boxes at the top of the home page, and you could get two pairs of glasses with basic lenses for £49. Delivery's £3.49.
     
  • Sign up for the newsletter. Sign up for the Glasses Direct newsletter to receive information about current promotions. Glasses Direct doesn't have any physical stores making its overheads far lower than its high street competitors, so it's worth keeping an eye out (sorry) for the newsletter and on its website to check for offers. 

  • Check out similar retailers, eg, Specsavers, Optical Express and SpeckyFourEyes. If you're not committed to buying from Glasses Direct, check out our deals from Specsavers, Optical Express and SpeckyFourEyes, where there may be a better offer.

  • Want more? Find out more shopping tricks in our Shopping Secrets guide.

  • Had a problem with Glasses Direct? If you're not happy with the service, you can contact us at msedeals@moneysavingexpert.com, and we'll do our best to resolve the issue.

If you spot any hot deals out there we have missed (we are human after all!), please let us know on Twitter @MSE_Deals, Facebook or by emailing msedeals@moneysavingexpert.com.

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Glasses Direct logoGlasses Direct 2 pairs prescription specs £15*Combine Blagged code & 2for1 offer for spec-tacular deal

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We've covered quite a few decent offers from Glasses Direct before, but this is the strongest so far. If you use our MSE Blagged code MSE15NOV on top of an existing Glasses Direct* offer before 11.59pm on Sun 13 Nov, you can get two pairs of prescription glasses for £15 all-in. 

Here's what to do:

1. 2for1 on prescription glasses £49 or over. Glasses Direct has a range of frames priced from £49 (previously £55), which are currently on a 2for1 offer*, so you get the cheapest free. Once you pick your frames (Boutique frames are excluded), you'll be asked to choose your lens package. If you don't want any extras such as scratch-resistant coatings, you can avoid the extra costs by clicking on 'continue with basic lenses'.

2. Code gets £34 off & free delivery. After adding the second pair to your basket, you can either enter your prescription or opt to send it later. Then use the code MSE15NOV at the checkout by 11.59pm on Sun 13 Nov to get an extra £34 off ANY glasses where individual frames cost £49 or more (before the 2for1 discount). It's not valid when you spend £49 or more on several cheaper frames. Delivery is free with the code (normally £3.95).

Combining these offers could get you two pairs of glasses for just £15, plus free delivery. What's more, the second pair doesn't have to be the same prescription as the first, so you could get one for yourself and one for someone else.

It's worth noting that if you need bifocal lenses you'll have to pay an extra £30, and it's an extra £49 for varifocals. 

This deal won't work on very strong prescriptions

Orders for very strong prescriptions are excluded, such as when the combined SPH and CYL is greater than +/-8.00, when the CYL is over +/-4.00, if there is more than a 5.00D difference between each eye or if the prism correction is over 4.00 in any direction.

Free eye tests

If your prescription is out of date, check out our Free Eye Tests page for the latest deals.

More info

Single vision lenses are free with all orders. Other lenses and lens packages can be added at an additional cost.

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Glasses Direct logoGlasses Direct 2 pairs prescription specs £19*Combine Blagged code & 2for1 offer for spec-tacular deal

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If you use our MSE Blagged code MSE19SEPT on top of an existing Glasses Direct* offer before 11.59pm on Fri 30 Sep, you can get two pairs of glasses for £19 all-in.

Here's what to do:

1. 2for1 on prescription glasses £55 or over. Glasses Direct has a range of frames priced from £55, which are currently on a 2for1 offer*, so you get the cheapest free. Once you pick your frames (Boutique frames are excluded), you'll be asked to choose your lens package. If you don't want any extras such as scratch-resistant coatings, you can avoid the extra costs by clicking on 'continue with basic lenses'.

2. Code gets £36 off & free delivery. After adding the second pair to your basket, you can either enter your prescription or opt to send it later. Then use the code MSE19SEPT at the checkout by 11.59pm on Fri 30 Sep to get an extra £36 off ANY glasses where individual frames cost £55 or more (before the 2for1 discount). It's not valid when you spend £55 or more on several cheaper frames. Delivery is free with the code (normally £3.95).

Combining these offers could get you two pairs of glasses for just £19, plus free delivery. What's more, the second pair doesn't have to be the same prescription as the first, so you could get one for yourself and one for someone else.

It's worth noting that if you need bifocal lenses you'll have to pay an extra £30, and it's an extra £49 for varifocals. 

This deal won't work on very strong prescriptions

Orders for very strong prescriptions are excluded, such as when the combined SPH and CYL is greater than +/-8.00, when the CYL is over +/-4.00, if there is more than a 5.00D difference between each eye or if the prism correction is over 4.00 in any direction.

Free eye tests

If your prescription is out of date, check out our Free Eye Tests page for the latest deals.

More info

Single vision lenses are free with all orders. Other lenses and lens packages can be added at an additional cost.

Important - This deal has expired

This deal has expired - you can't get it any more. We've kept it here for reference. Get our free weekly email to ensure you don't miss out in future.

Glasses Direct logo2 pairs prescription specs £19 + free £10 tint *Combine Blagged code with two offers for spec-tacular deal

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You can get two pairs of glasses for £19 delivered, plus a free £10 tint, if you use our MSE Blagged code MSE19AUGUST on top of two existing Glasses Direct* offers before 11.59pm on Wed 31 Aug. 

Here's what to do:

1. 2for1 on prescription glasses £55 or over. Glasses Direct has a range of frames priced from £55, which are currently on a 2for1 offer*, so you get the cheapest free. Once you pick your frames (Boutique frames are excluded), you'll be asked to choose your lens package. If you don't want any extras such as scratch-resistant coatings, you can avoid the extra costs by clicking on 'continue with basic lenses'.

2. Free sunglasses dark UV tint for one or both your specs (if you want it). Select the dark tint in brown, green or grey for free (norm £10) until Wed 31 Aug. Other types of tint such as polarised or transition are not included in the offer.

3. Code gets £36 off & free delivery. After adding the second pair to your basket, you can either enter your prescription or opt to send it later. Then use the code MSE19AUGUST at the checkout by 11.59pm on Wed 31 Aug to get an extra £36 off ANY glasses where individual frames cost £55 or more (before the 2for1 discount). It's not valid when you spend £55 or more on several cheaper frames. Delivery is free with the code (normally £3.95). If you copy and paste the code, make sure there are no spaces either side of it as this can prevent it from working. If you're still having difficulty, try clearing your cookies and starting again.

Combining these offers could get you two pairs of glasses or prescription sunglasses for just £19, plus free delivery. What's more, the second pair doesn't have to be the same prescription as the first, so you could get one for yourself and one for someone else.

It's worth noting that if you need bifocal lenses you'll have to pay an extra £30, and it's an extra £49 for varifocals. 

This deal won't work on very strong prescriptions

Orders for very strong prescriptions are excluded, such as when the combined SPH and CYL is greater than +/-8.00, when the CYL is over +/-4.00, if there is more than a 5.00D difference between each eye or if the prism correction is over 4.00 in any direction.

Free eye tests

If your prescription is out of date, check out our Free Eye Tests page for the latest deals.

More info

Single vision lenses are free with all orders. Other lenses and lens packages can be added at an additional cost.

Important - This deal has expired

This deal has expired - you can't get it any more. We've kept it here for reference. Get our free weekly email to ensure you don't miss out in future.

Glasses Direct logo2 pairs prescription specs £19 + free £10 tint*Combine Blagged code with two offers for spec-tacular deal

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You can get two pairs of glasses for £19 delivered, plus a free £10 tint, if you use our MSE Blagged code MSE19JULY on top of two existing offers at Glasses Direct* before 11.59pm on Sun 7 Aug. Glasses Direct has run similar offers to this in the past, but this is the strongest one we've ever seen.

Here's what to do:

1. 2for1 on prescription glasses £55 or over. Glasses Direct has a range of frames priced from £55, which are currently on a 2for1 offer*, so you get the cheapest free. Once you pick your frames (Boutique frames are excluded), you'll be asked to choose your lens package. If you don't want any extras such as scratch-resistant coatings, you can avoid the extra costs by clicking on 'continue with basic lenses'.

2. Free sunglasses dark UV tint for one or both your specs (if you want it). Select the dark tint in brown, green or grey for free (norm £10) until Sun 7 Aug. Other types of tint such as polarised or transition are not included in the offer.

3. Code gets £36 off & free delivery. After adding the second pair to your basket, you can either enter your prescription or opt to send it later. Then use the code MSE19JULY at the checkout by 11.59pm on Sun 7 Aug to get an extra £36 off ANY glasses where individual frames cost £55 or more (before the 2for1 discount). It's not valid when you spend £55 or more on several cheaper frames. Delivery is free with the code (normally £3.95). If you copy and paste the code, make sure there are no spaces either side of it as this can prevent it from working. If you're still having difficulty, try clearing your cookies and starting again.

Combining these offers could get you two pairs of glasses or prescription sunglasses for just £19, plus free delivery. What's more, the second pair doesn't have to be the same prescription as the first, so you could get one for yourself and one for someone else. 

It's worth noting that if you need bifocal lenses you'll have to pay an extra £30, and it's an extra £49 for varifocals.

This deal won't work on very strong prescriptions

Orders for very strong prescriptions are excluded, such as when the combined SPH and CYL is greater than +/-8.00, when the CYL is over +/-4.00, if there is more than a 5.00D difference between each eye or if the prism correction is over 4.00 in any direction.

Free eye tests

If your prescription is out of date, check out our Free Eye Tests page for the latest deals.

More info

Single vision lenses are free with all orders. Other lenses and lens packages can be added at an additional cost.

Light cosmetic, polarised and transitions adaptive tints are not included in the offer.

Important - This deal has expired

This deal has expired - you can't get it any more. We've kept it here for reference. Get our free weekly email to ensure you don't miss out in future.

Glasses Direct logoGlasses Direct 2 specs £20 plus free £10 tint*Combine blagged code with two offers for spec-tacular deal

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If you use our MSE Blagged code MSE20JUNE on top of two existing offers at Glasses Direct* before 11.59pm on Thu 30 Jun, you can get two pairs of glasses for £20 (including delivery), plus a free £10 tint. Glasses Direct has run similar offers to this in the past, but this is the strongest one we've ever seen.

Here's what to do:

1. 2for1 on prescription glasses £55 or over. Glasses Direct has a range of frames priced from £55, which are currently on a 2for1 offer*, so you get the cheapest free. Once you pick your frames (Boutique frames are excluded), you'll be asked to choose your lens package. If you don't want any extras such as scratch-resistant coatings, you can avoid the extra costs by clicking on 'continue with basic lenses'.

2. Free sunglasses dark UV tint for one or both your specs (if you want it). Select the dark tint in brown, green or grey for free (norm £10) until Thu 30 Jun. Other types of tint such as polarised or transition are not included in the offer.

3. Code gets £35 off & free delivery. After adding the second pair to your basket, you can either enter your prescription or opt to send it later. Then use the code MSE20JUNE at the checkout by 11.59pm on Thu 30 Jun to get an extra £35 off ANY glasses where individual frames cost £55 or more (before the 2for1 discount). It's not valid when you spend £55 or more on several cheaper frames. Delivery is free with the code (normally £3.95). If you copy and paste the code, make sure there are no spaces either side of it as this can prevent it from working. If you're still having difficulty, try clearing your cookies and starting again.

Combining these offers could get you two pairs of glasses or prescription sunglasses for just £20, plus free delivery. What's more, the second pair doesn't have to be the same prescription as the first, so you could get one for yourself and one for someone else. You can't combine this offer with the Boutique offer below.

It's worth noting that if you need bifocal lenses you'll have to pay an extra £30, and it's an extra £49 for varifocals.

Orders for very strong prescriptions are excluded, such as when the combined SPH and CYL is greater than +/-8.00, when the CYL is over +/-4.00, if there is more than a 5.00D difference between each eye or if the prism correction is over 4.00 in any direction.

More info

Single vision lenses are free with all orders. Other lenses and lens packages can be added at an additional cost.

Light cosmetic, polarised and transitions adaptive tints are not included in the offer.

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