Where to buy Nintendo Switch online before Christmas

A shot of a gamer playing a Nintendo Switch
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Where to buy Nintendo Switch online is a question that frequently pops up as Christmas approaches. Stock can sometimes be hard to get a hold of, especially during the seasonal holidays, so that's where we come in!

Knowing where to look for a Nintendo Switch for the RRP is key if you're looking to buy: many retailers can cheekily bump up the price to make you pay more than you should be. For reference, if you're looking the regular Nintendo Switch retails at $299.99/£259, the Nintendo Switch Lite at $199.99/£199 and Switch OLED at $349.99/£309. In this guide we're going to be linking you to direct retailers that have the popular console in stock in both the US and UK based on each individual console model, starting with the OLED. We've also featured some of our favourite bundles so that you have a great starting point if you're new to Switch gaming entirely.  

Where to buy Nintendo Switch online: US retailers

Where to buy Nintendo Switch online: UK retailers

Where to buy Nintendo Switch OLED online

Where to buy Nintendo Switch OLED online in the US

$349 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch OLED (white): $349 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
Right now Amazon has plenty of the shiny new Switch OLED in stock. Pick up the white model at the link below.

Nintendo Switch OLED (neon): $349 at Walmart (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch OLED (neon): $349 at Walmart (opens in new tab)
If you're wanting a neon console from a different retailer, you can currently pick it up at Walmart for the RRP. 

Where to buy Nintendo Switch OLED online in the UK

£309 at Currys (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch OLED (white): £309 at Currys (opens in new tab)
UK buyers can pick up the Switch OLED from Currys right now. Click on the below link to grab yourself either the white or neon variation!

£309 at Argos (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch OLED (neon): £309 at Argos (opens in new tab)
Alternatively, head on over to Argos to pick up the neon console if you're not an Amazon fan. They also have plenty of great accessories and games in stock.

Where to buy Nintendo Switch online

Where to buy Nintendo Switch online in the US

Nintendo Switch console (Neon): $299 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch console (Neon): $299 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
Pick up the original Nintendo Switch console with the classic neon colour scheme now at Amazon. Stock seems decent ahead of Christmas, too.

Nintendo Switch + 12 months online: $329 at Walmart (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch + 12 months online: $329 at Walmart (opens in new tab)
Pick up the original Nintendo Switch console in neon with 12 months online membership, plus a handy carry case for taking it out and about!

Nintendo Switch console (Animal Crossing): $299 at Best Buy (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch console (Animal Crossing): $299 at Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Stock on the grey model seems to be lacking in the US, but Best Buy currently have the irresistibly cute Animal Crossing themed console available to buy. A great choice for any fan of the franchise!

Where to buy Nintendo Switch online in the UK

£259.99 at Nintendo (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch: £259.99 at Nintendo (opens in new tab)
Don't want a bundle? You can get it direct from the Nintendo store as well as from Amazon (opens in new tab) and Currys (opens in new tab) with good stock at the moment. 

Nintendo Switch + Animal Crossing New Horizon, Minecraft + Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: £379.99 (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch + Animal Crossing New Horizon, Minecraft + Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: £379.99 £353 at Very (opens in new tab)
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Probably one of the best bundle deals right now in the UK is this one from Very, which gets you a Switch console plus three super-popular games, all for under £360.

£259 at Nintendo (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch + Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Bundle and 3 months Switch Online: £259 at Nintendo (opens in new tab)
The best UK Switch deal right now is this bundle package direct from Nintendo, which gives you Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and three months' individual online membership all for the standard retail price of the console alone.

Where to buy Nintendo Switch Lite online

Where to buy Nintendo Switch Lite online in the US

Nintendo Switch Lite: $199 at Amazon (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch Lite: $199 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon has seemingly plenty of availability on the Nintendo Switch Lite right now across various colours. Check the link for more details.

Nintendo Switch Lite: $199 at Adorama (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch Lite: $199 at Adorama (opens in new tab)
Adorama also has plenty of stock across all colours on the compact Switch Lite too. Check out their listings below!

Where to buy Nintendo Switch Lite in the UK

Nintendo Switch Lite:  £199.99 at Nintendo (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch Lite: £199.99 at Nintendo (opens in new tab)
In the UK, you can get the Nintendo Switch Lite direct from the Nintendo Store for £199. It's available in blue, turquoise coral and the metallic grey.

Nintendo Switch Lite + Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury:  £239.98 at Very (opens in new tab)

Nintendo Switch Lite + Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury: £239.98 at Very (opens in new tab)
If you want a game with your Switch Lite, Very has a range of bundles available. The cheapest is this option with Super Mario 3D World and Bowser's Fury. You'll need to be quick, though; stock's running low on all of the bundles.

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Tom May

Tom May is an award-winning journalist and editor specialising in design, photography and technology. Author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Great TED Talks: Creativity (opens in new tab), published by Pavilion Books, Tom was previously editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. Today, he is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq and its sister sites Digital Camera World, T3.com and Tech Radar. He also writes for Creative Boom and works on content marketing projects. 

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