Sharing Instagram Posts on Facebook

There are two ways to share Instagram posts on Facebook:

1. Share individual posts

To share an individual Instagram post on Facebook:

  1. Go to the Instagram post you want to share.
  2. Tap the three dots in the top right corner of the post.
  3. Tap Share to.
  4. Tap Facebook.
  5. Choose the audience you want to share the post with.
  6. Tap Share.

2. Automatically share future posts

To automatically share future Instagram posts on Facebook:

  1. Go to your Instagram profile.
  2. Tap the three lines in the top right corner of the screen.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Account.
  5. Tap Sharing to other apps.
  6. Tap Facebook.
  7. Toggle on Share to Facebook.


  • If you have a professional Instagram account, you can also share your posts to your Facebook Page. To do this, go to your Instagram profile and tap the Professional dashboard button. Then, tap Settings > Sharing to other apps > Facebook.
  • You can also choose to share your Instagram posts to your Facebook Story. To do this, when you’re sharing a post to Facebook, toggle on Share to Story.
  • If you’re sharing a photo post, you can choose to share it as a single photo or as a carousel of photos. To share it as a carousel, toggle on Share as carousel.
  • If you’re sharing a video post, you can choose to share it as a video or as a link. To share it as a video, toggle on Share as video.


If you’re having trouble sharing Instagram posts to Facebook, make sure that:

  • Your Instagram and Facebook accounts are linked.
  • You have the latest version of the Instagram app installed.
  • You have a good internet connection.
  • You have the necessary permissions to share posts to Facebook.

If you’re still having trouble, you can contact Instagram support for help.