The fast-to-deploy, easy-to-use, rapid ROI alternative to Zuora

Because a powerful subscription management and recurring billing platform doesn’t need to be complex or costly

Recurly’s intuitive design ensures you spend less time learning and more time growing. Our customers grow faster and more profitably. Let us show you how.

Why choose Recurly over Zuora?


Painless implementation

Unlike Zuora, Recurly implementations are faster, cheaper, and don’t involve an ongoing professional services commitment.

Pay for what you need

Pay for what you need, not the fluff

Unlike feature-centric Zuora, Recurly delivers powerful tools you need to get started—and scale far and wide.

Reduce churn

AI/ML driven churn reduction

Recurly solves churn with machine learning from billions of transactional data points, recovering more revenue—$1.2 billion in 2023.


Customizable subscription analytics

Recurly reigns supreme with in-app analytics and benchmarks that—unlike Zuora—are customizable to fit your business.

Revenue Recognition

Unified revenue recognition

Don’t believe what Zuora may tell you—Recurly delivers robust revenue recognition capabilities, including automated ASC-606 and IFRS-15 compliance.

Lower cost

Lower cost of ownership

Zuora customers often need an FTE to manage and maintain the platform. Recurly merchants put those resources to work growing the business.

Zuora supports B2B companies exclusively. Recurly has your consumer-driven industry covered.

Consumer & financial services

Tailored pricing plans and analytics provide actionable insights, enhancing customer relationships and driving revenue growth.

Consumer goods & retail

Streamlined payment ecosystems, taxation, and compliance fuel global expansion and customer satisfaction.


Flexible subscription solutions cater to diverse subscriber needs and preferences, freeing internal resources.

Government & non-profit

Financial transparency, compliance, and streamlined billing free more resources for the mission.

Health & wellness

Recurly supports HIPAA-regulated subscription businesses, bolstering data privacy, and consumer trust.

Media & entertainment

Automate billing, dynamic pricing, and real-time analytics keeps subscribers signing up and tuning in.


Robust subscription management, flexible billing, revenue optimizations, and analytics solutions that scale.

Telecom, energy & utilities

Flexible usage-based billing models and automated customer communications build operational efficiency.

Travel, hospitality & entertainment

Seamless subscription services, add-on options, and flexible payment solutions drive loyalty and repeat business.

Industries Industries

What our customers are saying

G2 5 star review

Recurly is incredibly user friendly and so intuitive!

Thimas J

Thomas J.

Global Support Specialist

Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)

G2 5 star review

Fantastic support and information easily accessible

Jack F.

Jack F.

Account Manager

Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)

G2 5 star review

Excellent enterprise grade recurring subs

Laurel G.

Laurel G.


Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)

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