Taking Delivery

Taking delivery of your new Tesla vehicle is a quick and easy experience. With Tesla Tutorial videos available right on your touchscreen, you can learn about the features and functions of your vehicle from the driver’s seat.

After placing your order, sign in to your Tesla Account to complete the required delivery tasks and prepare for delivery. The latest updates on delivery timing, VIN assignment and appointment details will be available in your Tesla Account.

Depending on location and eligibility, your vehicle will be available for pickup at a delivery centre or will be delivered to your location. Delivery dates may change based on many factors including logistics and completion of your pre-delivery tasks.

Pick up from a Tesla location

Delivered to your location

Express Delivery

Take delivery at a Tesla location.

Before your delivery appointment, download the Tesla app to access our video tutorials and support resources. Your Tesla vehicle will automatically pair to the app on delivery day.

Express Delivery Steps

  1. Finalize payment 48 hours prior to your appointment.
  2. Accept delivery in your Tesla Account.
  3. Unlock and access your vehicle through the Tesla app.

Explore the features at your own pace with the Tesla Tutorials and Owner’s Manual. Watch the Tesla Tutorial videos anytime on your touchscreen, in the Tesla app or on the Tesla Support pages.

Express Delivery is available at all Tesla delivery centers.

Carrier Direct

Take delivery from a third-party carrier.

This option is available for customers who live more than 250 kilometers from the nearest Tesla delivery location. These deliveries are performed by independent third-party carriers. For faster delivery, we recommend taking delivery at a Tesla delivery location.

We will provide an estimated delivery timeline, with the exact delivery date to be confirmed by the third-party carrier once final payment is received and your vehicle is in transit.

Before Shipment

  1. Sign and return any applicable financing, leasing or trade-in documents. We will coordinate shipment upon receipt of payment and signed documents.
  2. If you have a trade-in, prepare it for pickup.
  3. You will receive an estimated delivery date from us, which will be confirmed by the third-party carrier once your vehicle is in transit.

Delivery Day

  1. You will receive a delivery timing update from the third-party carrier.
  2. Accept delivery of your vehicle in your Tesla Account.
  3. Unlock and access your vehicle through the Tesla app.

Prior to receiving your vehicle, we recommend watching the Tesla Tutorial videos and downloading the Tesla app.

Frequently Asked Questions

How should I prepare for delivery?

To prepare for delivery, complete the following steps:

  1. Download the Tesla app, which will pair with your Tesla vehicle. You will need the Tesla app to remotely unlock and access your vehicle when taking delivery.
  2. Finalize payment 48 hours prior to your delivery appointment.

Where can I find the latest updates on my delivery timing?

Your Tesla Account will be the source of truth for your delivery timing after placing your order. Delivery timing estimates are subject to change, and your Tesla Account will always reflect the latest details. If you need a vehicle sooner than your delivery estimate, explore our existing inventory options.