50 High-Quality Free Fonts for Professional Design

Designers love to have a lot of quality fonts available to them, and fortunately there are some very good free fonts out there. In this post we’ll feature some of the best free fonts that can be used in your commercial designs. If you’re looking for a place to find more free fonts that can be used for commercial projects, I highly recommend Font Squirrel.

League Gothic

League Gothic

Chunk

Chunk

Junction

Junction

Calluna Regular

Calluna Regular

ITC Chino – Pro Black Italic

ITC Chino - Pro Black Italic

Sovereign Regular

Sovereign Regular

Ripe

Ripe

Tiza

Tiza

Sorts Mill Goudy

Sorts Mill Goudy

Miso

Miso

Akashi

Akashi

Birra Stout

Birra Stout

Mayberry Pro Semibold

Mayberry Pro Semibold

Sansation

Sansation

Fertigo Pro

Fertigo Pro

Anivers

Anivers

Walkway

Walkway

Nevis

Nevis

Jura

Jura

FF Celeste

FF Celeste

Diavlo

Diavlo

Museo

Museo

Museo Sans

Museo Sans

Delicious

Delicious

Fontin Sans

Fontin Sans

Mido

Mido

Tallys

Tallys

Cantarell

Cantarell

Andron Freefont

Andron Freefont

DejaVu Serif

DejaVu Serif

Imperator

Imperator

New Athena Unicode

New Athena Unicode

Liberation Serif

Liberation Serif

Liberation Sans

Liberation Sans

Sling

Sling

Vollkorn

Vollkorn

Bebas

Bebas

Bitstream Vera Sans

Bitstream Vera Sans

Bitstream Vera Serif

Bitstream Vera Serif

Cicle

Cicle

New Cicle

New Cicle

Existence Light

Existence Light

Folks-Light

Folks-Light

Qlassik

Qlassik

Sansumi

Sansumi

Teen

Teen

Titillium

Titillium

Vegur

Vegur

Alexandria

Alexandria

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Steven Snell

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  • Awesome list! Thanks for featuring my Ripe font!

  • Nice fonts. League Gothic is still one of my favorite free fonts!

  • Kerch

    This is an awesome collection of pro fonts. Thanks!

  • andy
  • Great list of fonts, Thanks!

  • Fantastic list! I can’t wait to work with some of these.

  • This is a great list… thanks for the good roundup!

  • Nice to see more serifed typefaces getting released.

  • Alex

    Quicksand is free for non-commercial use only, meaning that it is NOT free for _professional_ design. You guys should really pay close attention to the licensing terms, I’m sure Quicksand is not alone of its kind on this list.

  • Awesome font collection here Steven, just what I needed to get me out of this font rut.

  • MattS

    Sansation is my favorite free font in this list. I always start out with that one in a design to see if it works out or not. And it usually does.

  • Awesome font list, Thanks!

  • This list is great until you try to download a font.

    Broken links and links to paid font sites abound.

  • Awesome set! Found some new and interesting fonts. Great contribution to anyone’s fonts collection.

  • Great list, thanks. I’ll be using League Gothic for sure.

  • Brilliant list, some beauties…. tho ITC Chino doesn’t seem to be free, the link goes through to a shopping cart with the font in the basket?

  • Chino font is not FREE!

  • Nice set! Thanks!

  • Just a lot of thanks!!!!
    Awesome collection!!!!

    I love San Serif fonts!

  • Alex,
    Quicksand has been removed from the list. The license data at Font Squirrel is not real clear. But you’re right, I searched and found another site that said it was for personal use.

    Boothy,
    If you can be more specific about broken links I can get that fixed. The page has no broken links at this time. Yes, some of the links point to paid font sites, but those sites do give away some fonts (at least in some weights) for free.

    Nik and Podveg,
    That link was wrong, but it’s fixed now. ITC Chino Black Italic is free, the other weights are not free. If you click on the link now you will see that you can download black italic for free.

  • Steven-

    Quicksand is indeed free for commercial use. I just updated the license on our site. The author states in the typophile forum here: http://www.typophile.com/node/50437#comment-346232 that commercial use is ok.

    And, thanks for all the links! Enjoy the fonts….

    Ethan

  • thanks a lot 🙂

  • john gaiser

    Chino link is still bad…

    Teaches you to post a freebie 🙂

  • John,
    Sorry about that. Seems to be an issue with a re-direct. I changed the link again, you can try this URL – http://www.linotype.com/cart/641203/itcchinoblackitalic.html?noRedirect=1

  • Ben

    Excellent resources to reference! Thank you for researching these and posting them.
    Another fantastic typography site / forum to find exclusive / new and foundry fonts is http://www.pilo.me
    It is the best typography forum for graphic designers / typographers on the internet. I believe it is an invite only site, similar to ffffound and behance, but a little more homegrown, personal and underground, but the content they have available is amazing. Simply Amazing.
    Thank you again, I will definitely be bookmarking this!

  • Awesome fonts. Thanks for work

  • Some really good and useful fonts there. I will experiment with them in my next designs.

  • Ed

    Awesome list. Thanks!

  • D.

    Thanks! Good stuff here.

  • Moises De Ocampo

    great fonts…

  • A great resource with a collection of nice font.
    Thanks for this list.

  • That’s a great list, thanks.

    I use the free font: Delicious myself, as can be seen on my website branding 🙂

  • serenine

    Awesome list! Thank you for sharing..

  • Great list, thank you!

  • Great list! This will be first on my font resource list from now on.

  • Spud

    Would be alot easier if you just packed in all in 1 file so we don’t have to manually downloading 50 files…

  • Spud,
    Yes, it would be easier, but it would also violate the licenses of each font because I would be re-distributing them.

  • Mario

    Awesome list!! What a great resource,

    Thanks,

    M

  • These are some really great fonts, i will definitely be using one of these! Thanks.

  • Muhammad sheraz

    HMmmm i like very much.. amazing fontssss….

  • Amazing collection of fonts here. Lots I can download and use for my projects. Thanks for sharing these with us.

  • Loving Sensation!!

  • Tom

    Some really nice fonts!
    Some of this list i didn’t knew.
    Thanks!

  • Nice Collection.

  • oliver

    If you are looking for free fonts, check http://www.fonts2u.com. Discovered it just few days ago. Their
    character map search is awesome! Saved some time when looking for specific character maps supported.

  • Thank you *burp*. You can never have enough well designer and usable serif fonts, with a bunch of sans-serifs thrown in there too. There are way too many junk fonts out there that are utterly useless for anything except a kids party poster.
    Thanks for making me look good!

    ~Nicholas
    NBurman Design

  • nice collection, I like it, thanks for sharing…^^

  • great collection… thanks for sharing
    🙂

  • Thank you for these awesome fonts!

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  • Superb!

  • This is a godsend. Thanks for putting this page together, it really helps a beginner, like me, to size up different fonts before using them.
    I just wanted to say thanks and that you are in my favourites 🙂

  • great work…..this will really help designer to choose best suited fonts

  • Thank you for this list! I have downloaded Fontin, DejaVu and Delicious before. I like them a lot. Jura looks really nice too. Can’t wait to use the rest of these in my designs!

  • This is a great list… thanks for the good roundup!

  • Thanks a lot! UI wish i find this post sooner before creating my logo, i remember spending 30mn to find the best font…

  • Great list – I’ll have to check some of these out.

  • very nice, I am glad to add these to my collection

  • Wonderful read, and excellent points. Cheers

  • How can I use them on my website?

  • Really its useful posting regarding High-Quality Free Fonts for Professional Design.thanks for sharing this stuff..

  • Wonderful read, and excellent points

  • These are just amazing…thanks for sharing 🙂

  • Useful textures – Thanks for sharing.

  • Wow, some great things there, thanks.

  • Thanks for the great selection of fonts to check out!

  • Thanks for sharing this font collection.

  • Wow!!nice collection…….

  • Great collection!! I like it…….

  • JennyP

    These are great. Grabbing most – possibly all – of these.

  • hmm.. great collection very very wonderful things about font design..

    Thanks a lot..

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  • SEO

    woh…these are fabulous..collection..Free fonts are an excellent way to offer valuable content and motivate graphic and font design.

    Thanks to u for leave this link…Best Wishes..
    internet marketing agency

  • Rob

    Great collection of fonts. cheers

  • great fonts tnx

  • Wonderful set of fonts. I like Alexandria.

  • awesome Font set !
    really nice font pack
    thanks for share

  • hmm.. great collection very very wonderful things about font design..

    Thanks a lot..

  • wonderful blog..thanks for sharing such a useful information

  • Thanks for sharing this font collection.
    its really nice

  • Great fonts. This will really come in useful when i do some graphics stuff. Thanks for compiling all this.

  • wonderful blog..thanks for sharing such a useful information

  • I can’t thank you enough these fonts are just amazing thank you

  • Nice work done… thanks a lot…

  • Only just found this site, these fonts are amazing thank you!!

  • Awesome! Thank you!

  • moises de ocampo

    like much… many thanks!

  • I found a very successful blog site

  • More….what the Font? I’m still trying to recover from the last post. Just kidding, keep it coming.

    Thanks

  • Congratulations , Great Font , thank you

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  • Your post is quite amazing !
    It gave me many ideas for my next design project.
    Thank for your great work

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  • very nice, I am glad to add these to my collection

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  • Wow, Really very nice collection of high quality fonts.

    thanks buddy…………

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  • ken

    Thanks a lot, Good stuff!

  • Great list of fonts, Thanks!