Officially recommended by BigCommerce

Zen Cart to BigCommerce
Migration Service

Zen Cart to BigCommerce database migration with the Cart2Cart tool is a reliable 4-step process of importing your store’s products, customers, categories and more from Zen Cart to BigCommerce automatically with no tech assistance needed.

Supported versions: Zen Cart 1.2.x - 1.5.x

How to migrate from Zen Cart to BigCommerce?

Connect your Source Cart

Specify your current online shop URL. Set up the Connection Bridge file on your own or have it done automatedly by Cart2Cart.

Connect your Target Cart

Enter your new store URL and API details, needed to establish the connection with your BigCommerce store.

Select the data to migrate

Select the data types to migrate, match them to the corresponding BigCommerce ones and select extra migration options.

Launch your migration

Launch free Demo to see how Cart2Cart works. Proceed with the Full Migration and enjoy your brand new store in no time!

Manual migration

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Competitors

Level of tech skills needed
Pro
Beginner
Intermediate
Success migration rate
(no human involvement needed)
30%

Success migration rate
(no human involvement needed)
90%

60%
Average migration duration
7 days

5 hours

10 hours
Extra features to refine the migration result

20

10
Free technical consultations

24/7

Average migration cost
(for store with 1 500 products)
$0

$99

$99
Migration Preview (free try without a destination cart installed)
Partly
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Level of tech skills needed


Beginner
Success migration rate
(no human involvement needed)

90%

Average migration cost
(for store with 1 500 products)

$99

Cart2Cart will smoothly migrate Zen Cart to BigCommerce store data like products, orders, customers, etc. within a few hours with zero effect on your current Zen Cart store performance.

4.9 Total Score
255 reviews

What data can be migrated from
Zen Cart to BigCommerce

1. Products
  • Name, SKU, Full Description, Status, Manufacturer.
  • Price, Special Price, Tier Price.
  • Meta Title, Meta Keywords, Meta Description.
  • Product Image, Additional Images.
  • Quantity, Stock Status.
  • Weight.
  • Options (Name, Price), Product Attributes (Name, Values).
  • Product Variants (SKU, Weight, Attributes, Quantity, Price, Special Price, Additional image).
2. Product Categories
  • Name, Description, Status.
  • Meta Title, Meta Description, Meta Keywords.
  • Category Images.
3. Manufacturers
  • Name.
4. Customers
  • First Name, Last Name, Email, Telephone, Customer Group.
  • Customer Billing Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
  • Customer Shipping Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
5. Orders
  • Order Date, Order Status, Order Products (Name, SKU, Option), Product Price, Quantity, SubTotal Price, Discount Price, Tax Price, Shipping Price, Total Price, Order Comments.
  • Email, Billing Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
  • Shipping Address (First Name, Last Name, Company, Address 1, Address 2, Country, State, City, Zip Code, Telephone).
6. Reviews
  • Created Date, Status, Rate, User Name, Comment.

Clear Target Store data before migration

Will delete all data from your BigCommerce store

free

Create product variants based on the combinations of options

Or the available attribute values combination

+$35

Set products quantity to 100 on BigCommerce store

To check how the migration works for out of stock products

+$29

Zen Cart to BigCommerce migration FAQs

Does Cart2Cart switch multi-language from Zen Cart to BigCommerce?

Cart2Cart supports multilingual migration across different platforms. Nevertheless, you should check the migrated data table above to see if this option is available for your migration case.

How to migrate Zen Cart customers to BigCommerce?

To determine if the service can transfer your Zen Cart webshop customers to BigCommerce, please consult the list of transferable records. Then, simply click the Customers checkbox while configuring the import in the Migration Wizard to indicate you’d like to move the customer data.

Can I retry Demo migration?

Yes, Cart2Cart data migration tool makes it possible for the users to restart Demo Migrations as many times as needed to different Target platforms. In order to accomplish it - do the following:
  1. Log in to your Cart2Cart account.
  2. Step to My Migrations List.
  3. Find the needed migration where the demo is completed, and click the "Continue Migration" button.
  4. Once done, return to the second step of the Migration Wizard "Demo Migration" and just activate "Start Demo Migration" button. The Demo data migration will start over again.

How much do you charge for the migration service?

The Cart2Cart pricing is flexible. The migration cost depends on:
  • source platform type (the one you move from)
  • target platform type (the one you move to)
  • volume of items to transfer -namely, the count of products, customers, and orders.
You can count the cost of your migration with Cart2Cart with the help of the Migration Estimator.

Can I try Cart2Cart for free?

Yes, the Cart2Cart database migration service offers a free unlimited Demo Migration feature (test transfer). It makes it possible to migrate a limited number of data records (up to 10 products, customers, orders and other data related to them) from Zen Cart to your new BigCommerce eCommerce platform in around 10-15 minutes. When you are happy with the Demo results, you can move on with the Full (paid) migration.

Will the migration affect my existing store?

Absolutely not. The migration process doesn’t affect your Source eCommerce cart in any way. You can go on selling as always while the data is being migrated.

Will my migrated Zen Cart store data be deleted after the migration?

No, your migrated Zen Cart eCommerce website data isn't influenced by the transfer at all. Actually, the data (products, customers, order history, etc.) is only “copied”(exported) from Zen Cart and “pasted” (imported) into your BigCommerce store database.

So, the data migration process is totally safe for the eCommerce website that is transferred and there is no risk of losing any of the data. We guarantee 100% uptime and data security during the transfer via Cart2Cart database migration tool. In other words, you can keep selling while your Source Store data is being migrated to the new platform.

How to export Zen Cart products to BigCommerce?

To automatically transfer your products from Zen Cart to BigCommerce, simply activate the required checkbox(Products) while setting up your migration.

Can I migrate Zen Cart orders to BigCommerce?

To export the orders from Zen Cart to BigCommerce, you have to tick the proper field (Orders) in Migration Wizard during migration setup and your Zen Cart orders will be moved to BigCommerce shortly.

Does the data migration process influence my Zen Cart store performance?

No, the data replatforming doesn’t impact either the speed, or the performance of your existing Zen Cart store. The Cart2Cart migration service just “copies” the data from your Zen Cart store and “pastes” it into the new BigCommerce one. It doesn’t harm the store in any way, so you can keep selling as usual.

How do I perform a database migration from Zen Cart to BigCommerce?

Please, complete these steps to export your Zen Cart e-shop database from to BigCommerce:
  • Pick Zen Cart and BigCommerce platforms from the list.
  • Select the data you want to import to BigCommerce and pick the additional migration options.
  • Begin free Demo migration to see the service in action.
  • Commence the Full database migration.

Can I migrate attributes to BigCommerce?

If you want to migrate attributes to the BigCommerce solution, we recommend you to to check the list of supported data entities above to make sure it is supported for your Zen Cart to BigCommerce migration prior to launching the data replatforming.

User-friendly data migration at your fingertips

from$29

Run the Zen Cart to BigCommerce import with Cart2Cart and enjoy your online shop on a new platform

Mid-sized business

Handy tool for moving the data across 85+ shopping carts

Starting from2 migrations
/per account

Get the chance to execute more projects with Cart2Cart at a discounted price

Ecommerce professionals

Full range data migration - all-in-one solution

from$299

Our specialists will export the data from your Zen Cart to BigCommerce - just share your migration needs with us and get it carried out for you.

Large enterprise

“Cart2Cart is a phenomenal migration tool that saves us time, a lot of energy and money... If we had to put in the man hours, it would literally cost us 10x the amount Cart2Cart actually cost.”

Jason Sidana, Co-Founder of Midknight Genius,
Web Design&Development Agency, NY

If you handle managing your e-store, you can migrate it with Cart2Cart. No coding, no worries

Just a few hours - and all your store data is moved to its new home

The process of data transfer has no effect on the migrated store. At all

We’re ready to help import data from database dump, csv. file, a rare shopping cart etc

Get every bit of help right when you need it. Our live chat experts will eagerly guide you through the entire migration process

Your ultimate ecommerce replatforming tool

With years of database transfer experience, we know how to make your Zen Cart to BigCommerce transfer a success. Even if you have never migrated a store before, with Cart2Cart, it is straightforward, quick, accurate, and takes just 4 simple steps!

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We’re committed to protecting our customers’ data security. Check out our Security Policy

All migrations are performed on a secure dedicated Hetzner server with restricted physical access

HTTPS protocol and 128-bit SSL encryption are used to protect the data being exchanged

The most up-to-date network architecture schema, firewall and access restrictions protect our system from electronic attacks

Employee access to customer migration data is restricted, logged and audited

Cart2Cart Reviews

HARDIK PATEL
Online store owner

Great Solution! Excellent Support team which helped to migrate my store data from Magento to Bigcommerce in no time. Cart2Cart developed a custom solution to which helped me to Migrate my Blog Data too. I will surely use their service on my upcoming projects.
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From Magento
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JESSICA KORYBUT
Online store owner

Migration from Shopify to BigCommerce was exactly what I need it. Customers information, orders, products description and images were displayed in my new platform perfectly. Additionally, the support team were very helpful and patience while I was doing all of this process. I highly recommend it!
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From Shopify
To BigCommerce
JEREMY WILSON
Online store owner

Working with Cart2Cart on a recent Yahoo Store to BigCommerce Store migration was a pleasure. The support was very helpful in getting to my end solution. I would definitely recommend their service for anyone looking to migrate data between these platforms.
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From Yahoo Store
To BigCommerce
DEVELOPER TEAM
Online store owner

Solid work on the cart2cart migration from Magento to BigCommerce! Also, they helped me a lot for the data re-migration due to an accidental deletion on BigCommerce I definitely would recommend Cart2Cart 🙂
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From Magento
To BigCommerce
FRANK OKUN
Online store owner

I was skeptical at first, but now I’m using Cart2Cart again! Cart2Cart saved us a lot of time by aiding in the migration of our client, Tool Accessory Depot from Magento to BigCommerce. We are now in the process of moving another clients store from OSCommerce to 3DCart.



Cart2Cart support was extremely helpful, and was diligent in making sure the migration completed correctly, as they said it would.

From Magento
To BigCommerce
BASAT KHALIFA
Online store owner

We have migrated from creloaded 6.4 to Bigcommerce.com shopping cart.

the Cart2Cart migration is outstanding. Provided quicky and easy transfer of our customer, catagories and products in minutes…



thanks for the great support you have provided us and the quick service.

From Zen Cart
To BigCommerce
TETIANA BEREZHENKO
Online store owner

I can’t say anything but EXCELLENT. These guys know their job and do it with perfectness. I was migrating from the ZenCart store to Magento 2, and they helped me through the whole process. Especially, I want to thank Lena and Nina, as they were really helpful with all my concerns and doubts. Support is the best. That’s what I call SUPER CUSTOMER SERVICE!
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From Zen Cart
To Magento
METHOD TEST STORE
Online store owner

This app made moving to Shopify from Zen Cart SO easy! Thanks for a great, easy-to-use app that made new store development a breeze!
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From Zen Cart
To Shopify
JIM KELIHER FROM KELIHER MEDIA VENTURES
Online store owner

I had close to 8,000 products in a ZenCart store that I needed to migrate to Shopify. C2C did it all for me quickly and inexpensively. It’s the best solution out there that I’ve found to move from one eCommerce platform to another.
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From Zen Cart
To Shopify
RUDY BRINKMAN
Online store owner

I’ve used the service/software for two website migrations (ZenCart to WooCommerce). The second one failed, also because of my own error, but the supprt was great and Cart2Cart team helped getting it all working flawless.



Very impressed by this software and even more by the aftersales support. Will use again when needed.
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