Quick delivery sofas: where to get a sofa in just 24 hours

Need a sofa delivery quickly? It's not too late to switch up your seating in time for Christmas entertaining with these fast delivery sofas

A green velvet sofa in a modern open-plan living room with exposed brick walls
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Looking for quick delivery sofas? Most sofa retailers stopped offering pre-Christmas delivery at the end of October, but you still have options if you need to get your seating sorted before the festivities kick off, if you know where to look.

We've rounded up the best of the fast delivery sofas, including sofas with next-day delivery on offer so you can be sitting pretty in just 24 hours. 

Disrupting the usual long 12-16 week lead times that accompany the traditional made-to-order sofa, these ready-made sofas prioritise ease and convenience, allowing you to opt for (almost) immediate delivery.

Of course, it's not all about express delivery when it comes to investment furniture. Our guides to choosing the best sofas and sofa beds for your home will give you some pointers on what to look out for when sofa shopping so you can nail style, comfort, and speed. 

But, if time is of the essence, here's our round-up of the sofas with the quickest delivery times.

Quick delivery sofas

From spacious corner sofas to comfortable chaise seating, these fast delivery sofas are available in under 7 days, and many with just 24-hour turn-around time. 

Snug Cloud Sundae Sofa: next-day delivery 

A grey velvet corner sofa in a modern apartment

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Available in 1.5, 2, 3, and 4.5-seater configurations, plus a whole host of corner and chaise layouts, the modular Cloud Sundae sofa is delivered flat-packed to make getting the spacious seating into awkward to access rooms a stress-free experience. 

Snug's sofa-in-a-box concept also makes for super speedy delivery, with next-day sofa delivery available Tuesday to Saturday. Cloud Sundae, from £644, Snug

Swyft Model 02 Sofa: 24-hour delivery 

A green velvet sofa in a modern living room with exposed brick walls

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Get comfortable on the 2 and 3-seater Model 02 sofa or kick back on the chaise option in just 24-hours with Swyft's sofa-in-a-box offering.

Another flat-packed option (that looks anything but) the 'Swyft-Lok' mechanism means no tools are needed for the super simple self-assembly, and there is a great range of in-stock upholstery options to choose from, including the warm-toned Vine green velvet and some brilliant neutrals. Model 02 sofa, from £1195, Swyft

West Elm Newport Chaise sofa: 7 day delivery 

An off-white chaise sofa in a wood-clad living room

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The super-comfortable Newport chaise sofa from West Elm offers the perfect spot for post-dinner relaxation, with soft cushioning and deep seating that's ideal for snuggling up.

Choose from the left or right-handed chaise and with delivery in just 7 days you can be putting your feet up long before the Christmas festivities begin. Newport chaise sofa, £3098, West Elm

Snug Big Chill sofa: next-day delivery 

A mustard yellow velvet sofa in a light-filled open-plan living space

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Another Snug sofa-in-a-box option, The Big Chill comes in 1.5 seater snuggler chair, a 2 or 3-seater sofa, plus a corner sofa option. There are also some autumn-ready shades on offer with Marmalade orange or Turmeric velvet ready to add some cosy to your seasonal decor. The Big Chill, from £751, Snug

Swyft Model 03 sofa: 24-hour delivery 

A pale grey modular corner sofa in a contemporary apartment

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If you want laidback and contemporary, then the Model 03 sofa from Swyft could be right up your street with its low profile back and blocky geometric form. Available with next-day delivery, and with unlimited configurations thanks to its sectional seating modules, it makes for a versatile, and stylish, express solution. Model 03 sofa, from £705 per module, Swyft

John Lewis Bundle modular sofa: 7 day delivery 

A grey modular sofa in a brightly painted living room

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Perfect for last-minute seating solutions, John Lewis has a good range of sofa beds that will arrive before Christmas, plus a wide selection of sofas available with 7 day delivery times, including the modular Bundle sofa that makes for flexible family seating. Simply keep adding sectional units until you have the space to seat as many members of the household - plus guests - as you need. Bundle modular sofa, from £2049, John Lewis


Quick delivery sofa beds

The festive guest list expanded beyond your spare bedrooms? These sofa beds in a box can be ordered with next-day delivery to ensure you have somewhere comfortable for overnight guests to bed down.

Swyft Model 04 sofa bed: 24-hour delivery 

A green velvet sofa bed in a high-ceilinged apartment

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Alongside three models of sofa, Swyft also offers a sofa bed in a box for those looking for a guest bed solution in a hurry.

The 3-seater Model 04 sofa bed features double bed-sized sleeping, with fold-out pocket-sprung foam cushioning and a mattress topper (which packs away into the hidden storage compartment) included in the price. All available with next day delivery. Model 04 sofa bed, £1995, Swyft

Snug Rebel sofa bed: next-day delivery 

A taupe velvet 3-seater sofa bed in a contemporary apartment

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Snug offers three of its sofa models with a sofa bed option, all with the same impressive next-day delivery options. 

The Rebel features elegant tapered legs and curved armrests with a good depth 10cm deep pull-out mattress that comes in just under a standard double, whilst the Cloud Sundae and its more compact alternative, the Small Biggie, both deliver 6cm pull-out mattresses, plus chaise and corner sofa bed options. Rebel sofa bed, £1839, Snug


Black Friday sofa deals

Want to make the most of fast delivery and snap up a bargain? Black Friday is just around the corner and that can mean some great prices on big-ticket items. Keep an eye on our Black Friday sofa sales and Black Friday furniture deals pages for all the latest sales worth shopping. Plus, for the best deals on all things interior-related, our Black Friday deals hub has you covered. 

Amy Lockwood
Amy Lockwood

Amy’s eye for colour, form and composition was honed in the design studio, creating prints for the interiors industry whilst studying textile design at Winchester School of Art. Here she developed her knowledge of key design principles and gained a deeper understanding of how a space can influence our sense of wellbeing, the ways we respond to our environment, and what we deem to be of value.


Amy’s own style is considered, contemporary and timeless, with a strong interest in contemporary craft and homewares that champion collaboration between traditional makers and innovative technologies. A belief that design must exist in balance with the natural world fuels her interest in exploring sustainable, circular, and regenerative design processes and underpins her passion for natural materials and responsible craftsmanship.


When she’s not writing about interior design or sourcing the latest homewares for Livingetc, Amy is most often found deliberating over the perfect shade of white paint, adding to her ever-growing plant collection, or printmaking in her home studio.