How to Shop at Walmart in 45 Minutes

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Maybe you don’t feel like driving to the store. Or maybe you don’t don’t have a car. Or maybe you just want to spend over an hour sitting on a shuttle. Either way, the Rexburg Walmart Shuttle is a great place for you if any of these apply. It takes you to Walmart and then you have 45 minutes to shop before the shuttle comes again.

How in the world do you grocery shop in 45 minutes or less? We’ve compiled a list of tips and tricks to make your shopping trip easy.

Plan Ahead

Make a grocery list and plan everything in advance. Look up different recipes and see what you have verses what you need to buy for the recipes. One of the biggest time wasters is spent wandering around Walmart looking for what you need to buy.

Pro Tip: Organize the list based on food categories so you don’t walk the entire the store several times to complete your list.

Look at the Rexburg Walmart Shuttle schedule to see what fits in with your schedule. Also, try not to go during the high traffic times, around 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.


Let’s talk about what you’re wearing on this shopping trip. Wear something comfortable. You don’t want to have to adjust what you’re wearing and waste the valuable moments fixing your shoe. Shoes! Make sure you wear comfortable shoes. With grocery shopping, there’s a lot of walking. Make sure your shoes won’t give you blisters. Wear something that will you to move quickly, like tennis shoes or sneakers.

Eat Before

Don’t shop hungry! Eating before you shop will not only save you time, it will also save you money. It’s science! If you don’t have enough time to eat a huge meal, grab a snack to eat while you’re riding the Rexburg Walmart Shuttle.

Shop Alone

This may be a difficult one to accomplish because of children or roommates. However, shopping alone allows you to shop faster and more efficiently. There’s no distractions, just your shopping list and the task at hand!

Don’t Waste Time

Be familiar with the layout of the store. That way you’ll know where to find everything and you won’t have to search for it. If you can’t find something, then ask someone! Don’t waste time looking for an item.

Shopping in 45 minutes can be hard. Especially when you have a deadline on getting back to your house. The Rexburg Walmart Shuttle is a great service offered to the Rexburg community. With a little bit of planning, you won’t miss your ride home.

Read our last article, A Trip on the Rexburg Walmart Shuttle, for more information on the Rexburg Walmart Shuttle!