How to remove WooCommerce checkout fields

in How To, Knowledgebase on January 14, 2022

How to remove WooCommerce checkout fields

This tutorial reveals you the way to take away checkout fields in a WooCommerce retailer.

Default WooCommerce checkout kind comes with a number of fields for purchasers to enter their billing particulars. However in some circumstances, you would possibly need to cover a few of these fields. For instance, if you’re promoting solely digital merchandise, you’ll be able to do away with fields like billing deal with:

In order to remove checkout fields, you need to perform the following

Open function.php file of your theme. and paste following code

add_filter( 'woocommerce_checkout_fields' , 'custom_remove_woo_checkout_fields' );
 
function custom_remove_woo_checkout_fields( $fields ) {

    // remove billing fields
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_first_name']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_last_name']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_company']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_address_1']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_address_2']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_city']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_postcode']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_country']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_state']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_phone']);
    unset($fields['billing']['billing_email']);
   
    // remove shipping fields 
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_first_name']);    
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_last_name']);  
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_company']);
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_address_1']);
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_address_2']);
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_city']);
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_postcode']);
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_country']);
    unset($fields['shipping']['shipping_state']);
    
    // remove order comment fields
    unset($fields['order']['order_comments']);
    
    return $fields;
}

Choose the fields to be removed from the list above and insert the corresponding code inside the custom_remove_woo_checkout_fields function before the return statement

Enjoy !