How to transfer a domain
- Unlock the domain you want to transfer at your current registrar.
- Search for your domain using the GoDaddy transfer tool.
- Enter your authorization code to confirm the transfer.
- Most domain transfers complete in 5-7 days.
Why transfer domains to GoDaddy.
With 84+ million domains registered, we're the world leader and know how to take care of your domains. If your current domain provider isn’t giving you the pricing, support and service you need, you want to consolidate your properties or it’s just time for a change — we can help. Our goal is to make the transfer process as simple as possible so that you can get on with more important things in your life.
Automatic. No tech skills required.
Our transfer process is automated, fast and risk-free, so you can be up and running quickly. Moving your domain happens mostly in the background, leaving you with more time to work on your next big thing.
Centralize multiple domains.
If you manage multiple domains, having them centralized with one provider can simplify life. We make the process simple and stress-free.
Management made easy.
Subdomains? Forwarding? We do all that and more. Plus, our domain management tools are straightforward — everyone can use them.
Always up to date.
We monitor your domains in real time to make sure your sites are always up and running.
You’re not limited to .com. Choose from a wide variety of domain names in multiple languages and extensions, as well as helpful human support wherever you are.
You can get up to 31% off when you register or transfer six or more .com domains at once.
A home for it all.
Transfer your email.
It's simple for our experts to transfer your emails, contacts, attachments and folders for you. Best of all, they do it in the background whenever it's convenient for you, so there's no disruption or downtime to your email account.
Why should I transfer my domains to GoDaddy?
Some of the top benefits of transferring your domains to GoDaddy include:
- You're charged a flat fee per domain, so you'll pay nothing beyond the initial cost and ICANN registration, where appropriate.
- Keep any time left on your current registrations — and throw in a free year of registration for each transfer.** This could add up to significant savings.
- Worldwide support wherever you are, so you can always speak to a domains expert quickly and resolve issues fast.
- Bulk discounts of up to 31% off when you register or transfer more than five .com domains at the same time.