FAQ - General

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If you’re used to paying too much at other optical stores, you probably have questions about the great deals at Eyeglass World. If you don’t see the answer to your question below, please check our other FAQ pages for Contact Lens Orders or Eyeglass Orders. Still not finding what you need? Contact us!

Eyeglass World 2 Pair Deals


How are your prices so much lower than other retailers?

With more than 100 locations throughout the U.S., we purchase a very high volume of eyeglass frames from manufacturers. Due to this volume, we have significant buying power with our vendors and are able to negotiate unheard-of low prices. Then we pass those savings onto our customers! Click here to make an appointment now!

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What's included in the 2 for $78 deal?

At Eyeglass World, we provide quality and value. With our 2 pairs of glasses for $78 offer, you can get two pairs of eyeglass frames from our two pair collection and single vision uncoated plastic lenses (CR-39) for one low price. The offer cannot be combined with any other discount, coupon or insurance plan. Even if you choose designer frames, polycarbonate or high index lenses, upgrades like fashion or sunglass tint or a premium non-glare coating, Eyeglass World provides our customers great savings!

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Can I share the 2 for $78 offer with someone else?

The 2 for $78 offer is for one person and can't be shared with another person. As long as both pairs are for the same person, two different prescriptions may be used.

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Does Eyeglass World have special deals on bifocals or multifocals?

You can get 2 pairs of eyeglasses with select eyeglass frames featuring lined plastic bifocal lenses for only $138, or no-line multifocal lenses for only $158. Both eyeglass pairs must be for the same person and the offer cannot be combined with any other discount, coupon or insurance plan.

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Eye Exams at Eyeglass World


How much does an eye exam or contact lens exam cost?

Eyeglass World offers eye exams for both eyeglasses and contact lenses through our experienced independent optometrists. For specific costs, please contact the store near you.

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Does Eyeglass World accept walk-ins?

We do accept walk-ins for eye exams and contact lens exams. However, it's always best to schedule an appointment to ensure timely service. Please click here to find a location near you and schedule your appointment today.

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Do I still need an eye exam if I already have a prescription?

Customers can use an existing prescription at Eyeglass World to purchase eyeglasses or contact lenses. If you don't have a current, valid prescription or if you think your vision might have changed, you can schedule an eye exam with one of our experienced and friendly Doctors of Optometry.

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How can I find the closest Eyeglass World location?

Find your nearest Eyeglass World location by entering your 5-digit zip code, or city & state in the "Find a Store" field at the top of this page, or you can begin your search here.

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Questions About Glasses


How long will it take for me to receive my glasses?

For many prescriptions, you can get your eyeglasses on the same day.+ Eyeglass World stores have labs on-site so you can start seeing better the same day. Please note that some prescription and specialty lenses may require more time and will be sent to one our centralized labs. If that’s the case with your prescription, one of our associates can let you know when your glasses will be ready for pick-up.

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What is your return policy for eyeglasses?

Merchandise accompanied by a receipt may be returned within 30 days. If your prescription changes within 60 days of your eye exam, we will replace your eyeglass lenses (with the same style) at no additional cost.

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How is it possible for my eyeglasses to be ready the same day?

Every Eyeglass World has an in-store lab featuring the latest lens crafting technology. While some specialty lenses may take longer, most orders are ready the same day

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Does Eyeglass World offer protection plans in case my frames break?

The Eyeglass World Product Protection Plan provides protection for your eyeglass frames and eyeglass lenses for one year, for a low additional charge. If your frames or lenses break, bend, or fail because of normal wear and tear, or are accidentally damaged during the year covered by the Product Protection Plan, bring them to your local Eyeglass World store so we can replace them. This plan does not cover lost frames or lenses, or scratched lenses.

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Will I find a wide selection of eyeglass frames and lenses at your store?

You'll find more than 2,000 eyeglass frames to choose from in Eyeglass World stores! Customers can take advantage of our 2 pairs for $78 offer with single vision uncoated plastic lenses. You can also choose to upgrade to one of our designer brand frames or a premium lens to make sure you’re seeing and looking your best!

In order to increase the durability of your eyeglasses, you have the option of a solid or gradient tint, scratch resistant coating, polarized lenses, UV-block coating, and Clearview Non-glare Coating. Most eyeglass coatings and lens tinting are available on most lens types. Our friendly and experienced opticians can help you choose the best lens and options for your vision, budget and style.

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How can you help me save money if my kids are rough on eyeglasses?

At Eyeglass World, saving money on kid’s glasses has never been easier. We offer 2 pairs of kid’s glasses starting at just $78. Polycarbonate lenses are always free for children 13 and under, which offer better protection against breakage.

Parents can also purchase the Eyeglass World Product Protection Plan which includes the replacement of broken/bent frames, Scratch resistant coating on eyeglass lenses and UV Protection.

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Questions About Contact Lenses


I've never had contacts before. How do I get a prescription for a trial pair?

Make a contact lens exam appointment online or call 800-637-3597 to schedule an appointment with one of our experienced and friendly Doctors of Optometry. Following your exam, an Eyeglass World associate will help new contact lens wearers through a training session using your new trial diagnostic lenses. Customers must return to the store for a contact lens evaluation to receive their finalized prescription after wearing their trial diagnostic pair for about a week.

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Can I purchase contacts online?

Yes! Shop for contact lenses online and have your contact lenses delivered to your door! Click here to learn more about our Free Shipping offer and Auto Reorder Program.

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Can I purchase contacts as part of the 2 for $78 special?

The 2 for $78 offer is only available for eyeglasses, but Eyeglass World offers low prices on contact lenses that our customers can buy online.

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Need more information?

For a contact lens eye exam or to purchase contacts in person, find a store.

For additional questions about ordering contact lenses, please click here.

If you don't see an answer to your question above, please email us, or write to us at:

Eyeglass World 2000 Newpoint Parkway, Suite E Lawrenceville, GA 30043