Compare Square Appointments and Square Point of Sale
Square Appointments will work for any business that needs appointment scheduling capabilities and a point of sale system. You can access Free, Plus or Premium features and tools, depending on your business requirements.
|Square Point of Sale||Appointments Free||Appointments Plus||Appointments Premium|
|Monthly Price||Free||Free||$29 per month, per location||$69 per month, per location|
|Number of Staff||–||Unlimited||Unlimited||Unlimited|
|In-person credit card transactions||2.65% or 0.75% + $0.07 interac debit||2.65% or 0.75% + $0.07 interac debit||2.65% or 0.75% + $0.07 interac debit||2.65% or 0.75% + $0.07 interac debit|
|Online payments (prepayments/no-show transaction fee)||2.9% + 30¢||2.9% + 30¢||2.9% + 30¢||2.9% + 30¢|
|Manually keyed-in or Card on File||3.5% + 15¢||3.5% + 15¢||3.5% + 15¢||3.5% + 15¢|
For payments taken online, by invoice or keyed in manually, see card-not-present processing rates. Custom pricing is available if you process more than $250k per year in card sales – contact our Sales team to learn more.
See the chart below for a comparison of features between Square POS and Square Appointments.
|Feature||Square POS||Square Appointments|
|Sales and Reporting||✔️||✔️|
|Accept Tips, Issue Returns and Apply Discounts||✔️||✔️|
|Manage and Sell Inventory||✔️||✔️|
|Next Business Day Transfer||✔️||✔️|
|Third-Party App Integrations||✔️||✔️|
|Individual Staff Calendars||✖️||✔️|
|Automated Email/SMS Reminders||✖️||✔️|
|Social Media Booking Integrations||✖️||✔️|
|Cancellation / No-Show Fees||✖️||✔️|
|Free Team Management||✔️||✔️|
|Paid Team Management||Available as add-on||Included for Premium subscribers|
|Square Stand compatibility||✔️||✔️|
|Square Register compatibility||✔️||✔️|
|Square Terminal compatibility||✔️||✖️|
|9 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon-Fri Support||✔️||✔️|
|24/7 English Support||(not included)||(not included)|
Note: Sellers using Square Register or Square Terminal will receive 24/7 support. Square Appointments is not compatible with Square Terminal at this stage.
If you’re interested in learning more, you can try Square Appointments Plus and Premium features for free for 30 days.