Meta Unveils Subscription Option for Facebook and Instagram Users in Europe

Meta Platforms Inc. will offer users in Europe ad-free access to Facebook and Instagram for a subscription fee.

Starting in November, users will be able to subscribe to the social media sites for €9.99 ($10.574) per month on the web or €12.99 per month via Apple Inc.’s and Android’s mobile operating systems, the company said in a statement on Monday. The subscription services will be offered to anyone in the European Union, European Economic Area and Switzerland.