15 Free Christmas Ecards

Free Christmas Ecards and Christmas Photo Ecards

Christmas ecards are a great way to send your holiday greetings to your friends and family this year! They're free, convenient, and great for the environment.

This is a list of the best Christmas ecards that can be found online. There are funny, touching, and photo Christmas ecards that are perfect for everyone on your list. You can find even more holiday ecards in my list of the best free ecard websites.

If you like these Christmas ecards, you'll want to also see my list of printable Christmas cards and Christmas card photo templates that you can mail to your loved ones. And I've got more Christmas freebies where those came from!

Happy Holidays by Megan Hain

A red and white snowflake Merry Christmas ecard.
Megan Hain/Piing

This Christmas ecard proves that you can finally send virtual Christmas cards that look just as good as ones you send in the mail. With this Christmas ecard you get to upload your own photo and add your own message so it looks just like those photo cards that are all the rage.

Be sure the check out the wonderful collection of Christmas ecards at Pingg for even more great Christmas ecards. Some of them require paid registration but there are a lot of wonderful ones here that are completely free. More

Merry and Bright by LadyBirddee

A free Christmas ecard with holly and berries
Ladybirddee/Pingg

It's hard to resist this beautiful free Christmas ecard designed by Ladybirddee for Pingg. Bright red and green holly and berries wish the recipients to have a merry and bright Christmas.

You can send this free card as an email or as a webpage. It comes all tucked into an adorable digital envelope. More

Holly Branch and Berries by Punchbowl

Holly and berries on a Happy Holiday ecard.
Punchbowl

This such an elegant Christmas ecard with green holly leaves and red berries. A matching envelope makes this customizable Christmas ecard complete.

You can fully customize this "Happy Holidays" card with your own custom message inside. More

Peace on Earth from Ladybirddee

A Christmas ecard that says "Peace on Earth"
Ladybirddee/Pingg

Here's another free Christmas ecard from Pingg, this one featured flowers, leaves, and antlers.

You can customize this free card with your names and include any custom message you would like. More

Holiday Joy by Punchbowl

A "Joy" ecard in blue and red.
Punchbowl

This simple yet modern Christmas ecard will wish the recipient a holiday season filled with joy.

You can fully customize this Christmas card with your own colors, message, and photos. More

Love 'N Joy On Christmas by 123 Greetings

An interactive Christmas scene ecard.
123 Greetings

Love 'N Joy on Christmas by 123 Greetings is an animated Christmas ecard that plays Silent Night in the background as a small town gets a snow storm. It's even interactive for the person receiving it.

You'll find so many more Christmas ecards at 123 Greetings, you'll have a hard time deciding which one to send. More

Snowman by Punchbowl

A snowman on a green background.
Punchbowl

This cute little snowman is ready to wish everyone on your Christmas list "Happy Holidays."

At Punchbowl, you can customize the complete Christmas ecard before sending it off. More

Eggnog by Camilla Eriksson

Santa passed out from eggnog and yule log.
Camilla Eriksson/Care2

What a fun Christmas ecard! This Christmas ecard features Santa after he's a little too much egg nog and Yule log. This is all set to a happy rendition of Sleigh Ride.

Just click the Personalize button to send this Christmas ecard. Every time you send a Christmas ecard from Care2, you can choose to donate a gift to a charity. Care2 has lots of other Christmas ecards in addition to this one. More

Christmas Delivery by Punchbowl

A bird on a gift that says "Merry Christmas"
Punchbowl

A little birdie wants to help you deliver this very cute Christmas ecard.

You can even customize the virtual envelope that comes with this Christmas ecard. More

Gingerbread Cookie by Regards.com

Decorating a gingerbread man for an ecard.
Regards.com

You can put your own homemade touch on this Christmas ecard! You get to decorate some very yummy looking gingerbread men cookies with icing and sprinkles before sending it on its way to wish your friends and family a Merry Christmas.

Find more free Christmas ecards like this one at Regards.com! More

Birch Woods by Punchbowl

A Christmas ecard with birch trees in the snow.
Punchbowl

This Christmas ecard is the perfect contrast of light and bright between the snowy winter woods and the cheerful greeting.

A custom virtual envelope is included with this free Christmas ecard giving it a personal feel. More

Happy Holidays by Camilla Eriksson

A Christmas ecard in different languages.
Camilla Eriksson/Care2

Happy Holidays by Camilla Eriksson is a simple Christmas ecard that's great to send to friends and family members anywhere in the world. It has a great international theme that wishes your friends happy holidays in a dozen different languages.

Each time you send a Christmas ecard from Care2 you'll be able to earn butterfly credits that can be redeemed for charitable gifts given to organizations that you care about. There are some other great looking Christmas ecards you can send from Care2 as well. More

Happy Holidays Snow Globe by Group Card

A photo Christmas ecard that looks like a snowglobe.
Group Card

Add your family photo into this Christmas ecard! This unique Christmas greeting puts your photo inside a snow globe which can then be emailed to your friends and family.

Find more Christmas ecards at Group Card. These Christmas ecards are geared towards a group sender so they would be great for office or large family greetings. More

Stars by Camilla Eriksson

A polar bear, stars, and Christmas tree.
Camilla Eriksson/Care2

This Christmas ecard is soothing and calm. It features twinkling stars that make up the outline of Santa's sleigh and reindeer, a Christmas tree all lit up amidst a snowy evening, a sleeping polar bear, and a wish for a happy holiday. All of this is set to the tune of When You Wish Upon a Star.

All you have to do to send this Christmas ecard is personalize it and send it. Care2 has more Christmas ecards and every time you send one you'll get a butterfly credit that can be redeemed so you can give a charitable gift. More

Stockings by Imaginary Ecards

Colorful stockings on a green background.
Imaginary Ecards

Stockings by Imaginary Ecards is a colorful Christmas ecard that features stockings filled with candy and toys.

There are a lot of other Christmas ecards at Imaginary Ecards so be sure to take a look. More