WooCommerce Bookings Add-ons – Skip cart & checkout while bookings

In this article, you can learn how to allow the customers to book the product for a particular date/time without having to go through the cart and checkout. For Eg: Allow users to book the product for free. We will cover WooCommerce Bookings & Appointment plugin along with Skip Checkout for Bookings Add-on and how these two work together to help you book a date/time range by skipping the cart and checkout.

Skip Checkout for Bookings add-on

What does it do?

This add-on allows the customer to place a successful booking without having to traverse through the cart and checkout process. The setup is quite simple as shown below.


In order to use the addon, you are required to have the following plugins installed on your WooCommerce store.

Allow users to book the product without redirecting to cart and checkout pages

The organization wants to provide free meals to people on a daily basis. They do not want the customers to pay for the meals slot. Hence, they want to skip the process of navigating to the cart and then checkout to place successful bookings.

In order to set up this requirement, follow the steps below :

  • Download the Skip Checkout for Bookings add-on and install it on your WooCommerce store
  • Visit the desired bookable product on the shop page
  • Select a booking slot for the product and click on the Book Now button as shown in the screenshot below


  • After clicking on the Book Now button the order is directly placed skipping the cart and checkout as shown in the screenshot below


  • You can see above that the booking is placed without directing the customers to the cart and checkout pages

Final Thoughts

WooCommerce Bookings and Appointments plugin is a one-stop booking solution when it comes to WooCommerce store owners. The plugin supports multiple booking scenarios and additional customized solutions which are discussed in this article.

If you have any queries based on the plugins discussed above, or you have a complex booking scenario, feel free to contact our support team. We will try our best to help you find a solution and set up your online WooCommerce store.