How to Convert ePub to Kindle for Free?
EPUB is a standard and very popular eBook format. There are many online eBook stores which allow you to download ePub books free. But ePub can't be recognized by Kindle device. To read ePub books on Kindle, you need to convert ePub to Kindle format.
Here we list 3 free methods for converting ePub to Kindle format easily. Two of them are using online converters, the other is using free ePub to Kindle converter.
Please NOTE, most ePub books are protected by DRM if you downloaded or bought from online stores, so you need to remove DRM from ePub with ePub DRM Removal or NOOK DRM Removal. For Mac users, please see ePub DRM Removal for Mac, NOOK DRM Removal for Mac.
Method 1: ePub to Kindle Converter
calibre is free and open source e-book computer software that organizes, saves and manages e-books, supporting a variety of formats. It also supports e-book syncing with a variety of popular e-book readers. calibre is cross-platform (programmed in Python and C) and is intended for the three main operating systems, Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. It supports the following formats:
Input Formats: CBZ, CBR, CBC, CHM, EPUB, FB2, HTML, HTMLZ, LIT, LRF, MOBI, ODT, PDF, PRC, PDB, PML, RB, RTF, SNB, TCR, TXT, TXTZ
Output Formats: EPUB, FB2, OEB, LIT, LRF, MOBI, HTMLZ, PDB, PML, RB, PDF, RTF, SNB, TCR, TXT, TXTZ
Download and install Calibre to your computer(Mac or Windows). Then follow the tutorials below to convert ePub to Kindle step by step:
Step 1: Launch the ePub to Kindle Converter. Add ePub books to Calibre by clicking the top left button "Add books".
Step 2: Click "Convert eBooks". And select MOBI as the output format.
Step 3: Link Kindle to computer. Calibre will recognize it and send the converted MOBI books to Kindle easily and automatically.
Method 2: Convert ePub to Kindle Online with Zamzar.com
Step 1: Copy and Paste zamzar.com into the Internet Browser address area. Then press Enter.
Step 2: Click "Browse" to upload your ePub files. Then choose MOBI as the output format.
Step 3: Enter your email address to receive the converted file. Then click "Convert" to convert ePub to Kindle. After conversion done, download the result.
Moreover, Zamzar can help you convert ePub to the following formats:
fb2 - FictionBook 2.0 File
oeb - Open eBook File
lit - Microsoft eBook File
lrf - Sony Portable Reader File
mobi - Mobipocket eBook
pdf - Portable Document Format
pdb - Palm Media eBook File
pml - eBook File
prc - Mobipocket eBook File
rb - RocketEdition eBook File
tcr - Psion eBook File
txt - Text document
Method 3: Convert ePub to Kindle Online with convertfiles.com
convertfiles.com is famous for converting music, video, documents, images, ebooks and so on. With easy-to-use interface, you can convert ePub to Kindle online within simple steps. The steps to convert ePub to Kindle are similar to zamzar.com. Moreover, the online ePub to Kindle converter can also convert ePub to: FB2, MOBI, LIT, PDF, TXT.
For me, I will choose the first method. As Calibre can support more formats. And it can download the latest newspapers to devices. And it can help you sync eBooks to eReaders easily.