Halloween is just around the corner and if you’re working on some themed designs, you may be looking for ideal fonts to use. If so, you’re in luck!
There are plenty of amazing Halloween-inspired fonts, and we’ll showcase the best options here. Regardless of whether you’re creating a spooky/scary design or something more fun and playful, you’ll find just the right fonts in this collection.
The Best Halloween Fonts
Let’s start by taking a look at the best options. Some of these fonts are available with a subscription to Envato Elements, which gives you unlimited access to millions of resources for as little as $16.50 per month.
Gloomy Halloween (available through Envato Elements) is a fun display font that is suitable for a lot of different uses.
The Ghostober, available through Envato Elements, includes a total of 200+ characters (regular, inline, and shadow). It’s perfect for use in your own Halloween designs.
This font from Cruizine Design includes 5 different variations (grunge, inline, regular, inline grunge, and bold) that will give you plenty of variety. It’s full of character without being too overboard and is also easy to read. Pricing starts at $9.
Looking for something creative and totally unique? This font comes in .png, .jpg, .ai, and .eps format. It’s not something you can install as a desktop font due to the illustrations. Pricing starts at $14.
Hey Boo is a fun handwritten font with a spooky style. The uppercase and lowercase letters are the same, alternating between spiders and webs. Due to some of the smaller detail like the spiders and webs, this font works best in larger sizes. It comes in one weight.
Broomstick is a fun font that comes in two variations. The first is the regular font, and the second variation is a set of doodles. The doodles are a perfect way to add some life to your designs very quickly and easily. Pricing starts at $8.
Yikes (starting at $6) is a thick playful font with a dripping effect. It also features some nice Halloween touches like spiders. It’s a great choice when you’re looking for a font that is more fun than scary.
Goosepimple is another dripping font, but this one has more of a grunge/horror look and feel, as compared to the more playful Yikes font. Goosepimple is all uppercase and comes in one weight. Pricing starts at $7.
Melt (starting at $16) is a fun font that comes in two variations: line and fill. With the help of Melt, you can easily create awesome posters and other graphics with a nice vintage feel.
Endless Sorrow (starting at $15) is an all-caps font with irregular height and a hand-drawn style. In addition to the regular font, it also comes with some catchwords that can be used in your designs for some variation.
Halloween Rock (starting at $15) is a cute and fun font for your more playful designs. It includes both uppercase and lowercase, but the lowercase letters are very similar to the uppercase. There is one weight for this font.
Spooky Hill is an awesome display font that comes in regular and inline versions It is available at Envato Elements.
Pumkins Halloween is a fun bold font that is available at Envato Elements. It’s a heavy font with a hand-drawn feel.
Moonhells is an all-caps font that is perfect for your spooky designs. It also comes with a large set of icons that you can use with your own work. Pricing starts at $26.
Upjohn (starting at $19) was inspired by the typography of retro horror movie posters, and it shows. This font is perfect for creating your own Halloween posters and graphics with this feel. It comes in two variations (Upjohn and Upjohn Rough), both in the same weight. You’ll also get two bonuses:
- A pack of 8 retro textures
- Watercolor letters of the alphabet
The Babadook is a horror font (available at Envato Elements) that comes with a set of alternates and ligatures. If you’re looking for a horror font, this is an ideal choice.
Karloff (starting at $14) is another font that is ideal for designing Halloween posters with a retro or vintage feel. It comes in one weight and also includes numbers and symbols.
Another Danger (starting at $16) is a horror typeface that is perfect when you want a font that is filled with emotion. It is an uppercase font that comes in two variations: regular and slanted.
Pentacle (starting at $15) comes in two variations: Gothic and sans serif. The sans serif version is all caps. What really sets Pentacle apart is the collection of 130+ icons that are included. They’re great for creating your own spooky designs very quickly.
Piglet Ghost, available through Envato Elements, is a bold display font that comes in all caps.
This pack (available through Envato Elements) includes two different fonts: Inked Typeface and Rustyhead Typeface. The two fonts pair well together and can be used in your own designs.
Creepy Halloween Font (starting at $8) is very decorative and comes in two different variations. You can use uppercase and lowercase letters to alternate between the simple and decorative versions. The decorative version is a little harder to read, so you may want to use it only for certain letters.
Best of Treat, available through Envato Elements, is a bold uppercase font with a hand-drawn style.
If you’re looking for a collection of fonts, this bundle is a great value. It includes 21 different handwritten fonts and starts at just $35. Some of the fonts have a stronger horror or Halloween feel, and others and more like standard handwritten fonts.
The Spooky Night Font Bundle includes 16 different fonts for just $20, which is an amazing deal. The fonts showcased below are only 25% of this bundle. You’ll have a great variety of fonts to use in your own spooky or scary designs.
Free Halloween Fonts
Although the fonts above represent the best options, we wanted to showcase some free options as well.
Griffin is a decorative display font that comes in lowercase and uppercase. It’s a fun font, but it can be a little hard to read.
Black Rose is a curly display font that comes in both lowercase and uppercase.
There were a few dripping/melting fonts showcased above. Plasma Drip gives you a similar look with a free font.
Shlop is another free dripping font.
The letters in Headhunter are made with bones. Perfect for Halloween!
Firecat is a free scary font that could work well for your Halloween designs.
With this collection of the best Halloween fonts, you’ll have plenty of options to choose from. Enjoy creating amazing designs with these fonts.
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