A Complete Collection of Alexa Commands


This is a complete list of every Alexa Command available right now. Something missing?

News + Weather

Alexa, will it rain today?


News + Weather

Alexa, will I need an umbrella today?


News + Weather

Alexa, what’s traffic like?


News + Weather

Alexa, what’s the weather like?


Music

Alexa, play the latest {artist} album.


Music

Alexa, play that song that goes {lyrics}.


Music

Alexa, play some music.


Movies + TV

Alexa, who is the highest paid actor?


Movies + TV

Alexa, show me titles with {actor}.


Movies + TV

Alexa, find {title}.


Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays in {movie}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, what is the IMDb rating for {TV show}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, tell meAbout the movie {title}.


Miscellaneous

Alexa, heads or tails?


Math + Conversions

Alexa, what’s the square roote of {number}?


Math + Conversions

Alexa, what’s {number} plus {number}?


Local

Alexa, find the address for {business}.


Language

Alexa, how do you spell {word}?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, sing a pirate song.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you like green eggs and ham?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, tell me a dinosaur joke.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you want to go on a date?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, mes with great power?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, a day without sunshine?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, why did the chicken cross the road?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who’s your daddy?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who won best actor Oscar in 1973?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who loves ya baby?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who is the real slim shady?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who is the fairest of them all?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where’s waldo?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where do you live?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what’s the first {or second} rule of Fight Club?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is your favorite color?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the loneliest number?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is love?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what does the Earth weigh?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, to be or not to be.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, this is a dead parrot.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, surely you can’t be serious.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, show me the money.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, set phasers to kill.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, roll a die.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, rock paper scissors.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how much do you weigh?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how many licks does it take to get to the center of a tootsie pop?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how many angels can dance on the head of a pin? {3 answers}


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you wantPlay a game?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you really want to hurt me?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you know the waySan Jose?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, define supercalifragilisticexpialodocious.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, define rock paper scissors lizard spock


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, are you SkyNet?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, are you lying?


Holiday

Alexa, what’s the history behind New Year’s resolutions?


Holiday

Alexa, open my gift.


Holiday

Alexa, your favorite holiday movie?


Holiday

Alexa, y is your holiday sweater?


Holiday

Alexa, why do we celebrate Hanukkah?


Holiday

Alexa, tell me a holiday limerick.


Holiday

Alexa, who’s your favorite reindeer?


Holiday

Alexa, what do you knowRudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer?


Holiday

Alexa, where’s Santa?


Health + Fitness

Alexa, what’s the normal blood sugar range?


Health + Fitness

Alexa, let’s work out.


Health + Fitness

Alexa, open Guided Meditation.


Health + Fitness

Alexa, open Breathe Therapy.


Health + Fitness

Alexa, help me relax.


Fire TV

Alexa, turn up the volume on Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, turn on Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, switch to {input} on Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, open {app}.


Education + Trivia

Alexa, I wantLearn something.


Education + Trivia

Alexa, tell me a fact about dogs.


Education + Trivia

Alexa, test my history knowledge.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, call {number}.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, invite {contact} to {event}.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, call {name}.


Business + Finance

Alexa, how did the Dow Jones do today?


Bluetooth

Alexa, disconnect from {Bluetooth device}.


Bluetooth

Alexa, discover my devices.


Bluetooth

Alexa, Bluetooth.


Audiobooks

Alexa, what’s free from Audible?


Announcements

Alexa, announce that {message}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up every day at {time} to {song}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, snooze.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a timer for {number} minutes.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a second timer for {number} minutes.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, cancel my alarm for {time}.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add an event to my calendar.


News + Weather

Alexa, what’s the weather going to be like tomorrow?


News + Weather

Alexa, what’s the weather going to be like Friday?


News + Weather

Alexa, what’s my Flash Briefing?


News + Weather

Alexa, what’s my commute look like?


News + Weather

Alexa, what’s in the news?


Music

Alexa, set a sleep timer for {duration}.


Music

Alexa, when did the last {artist} album come out?


Music

Alexa, create a playlist.


Music

Alexa, add this to my playlist.


Music

Alexa, what’s the song {title}?


Music

Alexa, what’s the band {name}?


Music

Alexa, when did {artist} release {song}?


Music

Alexa, when did {artist} release {album}?


Music

Alexa, who sings this song?


Music

Alexa, what’s popular from {artist}?


Music

Alexa, sample songs by {artist}.


Music

Alexa, play the song of the day.


Music

Alexa, play music for {mood}.


Music

Alexa, play music for {activity}.


Music

Alexa, play music by {artist}.


Music

Alexa, play baby-making music.


Music

Alexa, play {radio station} on TuneIn.


Music

Alexa, play {playlist} on Spotify.


Music

Alexa, play {artist}.


Music

Alexa, play {artist} station on Pandora.


Music

Alexa, find {song} by {artist}.


Music

Alexa, find {album} by {artist}.


Music

Alexa, add this song.


Movies + TV

Alexa, what are the best films of {year}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, show moves on {app}.


Movies + TV

Alexa, find {genre}.


Movies + TV

Alexa, what’s your favorite movie?


Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays in {TV show}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays {character} in {TV show}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, who plays {character} in {movie}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, what movies are playing?


Movies + TV

Alexa, what is the IMDb rating for {movie}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, what was {actor}‘s first movie?


Movies + TV

Alexa, what is {actor}‘s latest movie?


Movies + TV

Alexa, what {genre} movies are playing {future time}?


Movies + TV

Alexa, give me a {title} quote.


Miscellaneous

Alexa, let’s chat.


Miscellaneous

Alexa, tell me a story.


Math + Conversions

Alexa, what’s {number} degrees Fahrenheit in Celsius?


Math + Conversions

Alexa, what’s {number} times {number}?


Math + Conversions

Alexa, how many {units} are in {units}?


Math + Conversions

Alexa, how many {units} are in {number} {units}?


Math + Conversions

Alexa, {number} factorial.


Local

Alexa, what’s the traffic to the nearest {business}?


Local

Alexa, find business hours for {business}.


Language

Alexa, what’s the definition of {word}?


IFTTT

Alexa, trigger {IFTTT recipe}.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, talk like a pirate.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how tall are you?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, is your quest?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, pretend to be a supervillain.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, can you rap?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do a barrel roll.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I’ll be back.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, drum roll, please.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what does a dog say?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, did you sleep well?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, flip a coin.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, silver.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, h wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, your mission?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, champagne!


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, a light bulb joke.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, later, alligator.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, horde!


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, n first?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what’s your favorite hat?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, your mother was a hamster


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who you gonna call?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who lives in a pineapple under the sea?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who let the dogs out?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, who is the walrus?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, which comes first: the chicken or the egg?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where in the world in Carmen sandiego?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where have all the flowers gone?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where do babies come from?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where are you from?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, where are my keys? {ask twice}


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, when is the end of the world?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, when am I going to die?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what’s in name?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is your quest?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is your cunning plan?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the sound of one hand clapping?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the meaning of life?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the best tablet?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what is the airspeed velocity of an unladen swallow?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what does the fox say? {multiple answers}


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what are you wearing?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, what are you going to do today?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, tell me a joke.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, tell me a joke


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, surely you can’t be serious.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, see you later alligator.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, romeo, romeo wherefore art thou romeo?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, rock paper scissors lizard spock


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, random number between “x” and “y”.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, random fact


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, party time!


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, party on, Wayne.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, open the pod bay doors.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, niceSee you,See you…


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, my name is Inigo Montoya.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, may the force be with you.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, make me breakfast.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, make me a sandwich.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, Mac or PC?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, knock knock


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, is there a Santa?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, is the cake a lie?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I want the truth.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I want the truth!


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I think you’re funny.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, I am your father.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how tall are you?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how much wood can a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how much is that doggie in the window?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how many roads must a man walk down?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, how do I get rid of a dead body?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, good morning.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, give me an Easter egg.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, give me a hug.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, Earl Grey. Hot. {or Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.}


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, don’t mention the war.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you want to fight?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you want to build a snowman?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you know the muffin man?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you have any brothers or sisters?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do you have a boyfriend?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, do aliens exist?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, can you give me some money? {ask twice}


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, beam me up.


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, are you sky net?


Humor + Easter Eggs

Alexa, all your base are belong to us.


Holiday

Alexa, tell me a President’s Day fact.


Holiday

Alexa, give me a ‘roses are red’ poem.


Holiday

Alexa, what are you doing for New Year’s Eve?


Holiday

Alexa, how far away is the North Pole?


Holiday

Alexa, what are you thankful for?


Holiday

Alexa, what are the top holiday movies?


Holiday

Alexa, spin the dreidel.


Holiday

Alexa, a snowman joke.


Holiday

Alexa, play songs for baking holiday cookies.


Holiday

Alexa, what is the true meaning of Christmas?


Holiday

Alexa, what can you tell me about Santa’s reindeer?


Holiday

Alexa, how old is Santa Claus?


Holiday

Alexa, where does Santa Claus live?


Holiday

Alexa, is Santa Claus real?


Holiday

Alexa, play Christmas Sounds.


Holiday

Alexa, open Christmas Radio.


Holiday

Alexa, read “The Night Before Christmas.”


Holiday

Alexa, sing a Christmas carol.


Health + Fitness

Alexa, ask Fitbit how I’m doing today.


Games

Alexa, play rock-paper-scissors.


Games

Alexa, open Heads Up!


Fire TV

Alexa, watch Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, unmute Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, turn down the volume on Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, set the volume to {0-10} on Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, open TV guide on Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, mute Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, launch {app}.


Fire TV

Alexa, play {title} on {app}.


Fire TV

Alexa, go to {network} on Fire TV.


Fire TV

Alexa, go to {channel} on Fire TV.


Education + Trivia

Alexa, what’s the shortest word in the English language?


Education + Trivia

Alexa, when were the Dark Ages?


Education + Trivia

Alexa, when was Generation X born?


Education + Trivia

Alexa, what’s the quote of the day?


Calls + Messages

Alexa, send {name} a message.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, play messages.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, message {name}.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, hang up.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, end the call.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, drop in on {name of Alexa user}.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, drop in on {Alexa device}.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, answer.


Calls + Messages

Alexa, answer the call.


Bluetooth

Alexa, pair with {Bluetooth device}.


Bluetooth

Alexa, pair.


Bluetooth

Alexa, disconnect from my phone.


Bluetooth

Alexa, connect to my phone.


Audiobooks

Alexa, when was {title} written?


Audiobooks

Alexa, when was {title} published?


Audiobooks

Alexa, resume my book.


Audiobooks

Alexa, read {title}.


Audiobooks

Alexa, previous chapter.


Audiobooks

Alexa, play the book, {title}.


Audiobooks

Alexa, play {book title} on Audible.


Audiobooks

Alexa, next chapter.


Announcements

Alexa, broadcast {message}.


Announcements

Alexa, tell everyone {message}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me to {radio station call letters} at {time}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set an alarm to {radio station} on TuneIn.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up at {time} to {artist}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up every day at {time}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, wake me up at {time} to {song}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, when’s my next alarm?


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, what are my timers?


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, timer.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set an alarm for {time}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a repeating alarm for weekdays at {time}.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, set a {name} timer for {number} minutes.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, how much time is left on the {name} timer?


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, cancel the {number}-minute timer.


Alarms + Timers

Alexa, cancel the {name} timer.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, create the list {list name}.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add {item} to {list name}.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, remind meCall {contact} every {day}.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, what’s on my shopping list?


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, what are my reminders tomorrow?


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, reminder.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, remind meCheck the oven in {number} minutes.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, I need to buy {product}.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, find me a nearby {cuisine} restaurant.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, create a to-do.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add {task} to my to-do list.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add {product} to my shopping list.


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, what’s on my calendar for tomorrow?


Calls, Lists + Reminders

Alexa, add {event} to my calendar for {day} at {time}.


News + Weather

Alexa, what will the weather be at {time}?


Notifications

Alexa, delete all of my notifications.


Notifications

Alexa, what did I miss?


Operations

Alexa, disable {skill}.


Operations

Alexa, enable {skill}.


Operations

Alexa, help.


Operations

Alexa, louder.


Operations

Alexa, mute.


Operations

Alexa, next.


Operations

Alexa, open {skill}.


Operations

Alexa, play.


Operations

Alexa, previous.


Operations

Alexa, restart.


Operations

Alexa, set a sleep timer for {number} minutes.


Operations

Alexa, set volume to {0-10}.


Operations

Alexa, shut up.


Operations

Alexa, stop playing in {number} minutes.


Operations

Alexa, stop.


Operations

Alexa, turn down the volume.


Operations

Alexa, turn up the volume.


Operations

Alexa, unmute.


Operations

Alexa, what’s playing?


Operations

Alexa, volume {1-10}{multi-room audio group name}.


Profiles

Alexa, switch accounts.


Profiles

Alexa, which profile is this?


Search + Questions

Alexa, what time is it?


Search + Questions

Alexa, what’s the date?


Search + Questions

Alexa, what time is it in {city}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, what time is it in {country}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, how many days until summer?


Search + Questions

Alexa, when’s Thanksgiving?


Search + Questions

Alexa, how many people live in {country}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, how tall is {object}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, what’s the capital of {country}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, what’s the capital of {state}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, how many people live in {city}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, how many people live in {state}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, how tall is {person}?


Search + Questions

Alexa, why is the sky blue?


Search + Questions

Alexa, when is {holiday} this year?


Search + Questions

Alexa, Wikipedia {subject}.


Search + Questions

Alexa, how far away is the moon?


Search + Questions

Alexa, tell me a quote.


Search + Questions

Alexa, how many gallons of water are in the Atlantic Ocean?


Search + Questions

Alexa, who invented GPS?


Search + Questions

Alexa, e the odds of successfully navigating an asteroid field?


Search + Questions

Alexa, tell me a fun fact about sleep.


Search + Questions

Alexa, what day of the week is {date}?


Shopping

Alexa, add {product} to my cart.


Shopping

Alexa, buy more {product}.


Shopping

Alexa, order a {product}.


Shopping

Alexa, where’s my stuff?


Smart Home

Alexa, ask GarageioClose my garage.


Smart Home

Alexa, ask Geneva if my laundry is dry.


Smart Home

Alexa, ask TrackR to find my phone.


Smart Home

Alexa, dim the lights to {percentage}.


Smart Home

Alexa, lock my {name} door.


Smart Home

Alexa, make the {room} lights {color}.


Smart Home

Alexa, make the {room} lights a little warmer.


Smart Home

Alexa, raise the temperature {number} degree{s}.


Smart Home

Alexa, set the temperature to {number}.


Smart Home

Alexa, tell GenevaPreheat my oven to {number} degrees.


Smart Home

Alexa, turn off {scene}.


Smart Home

Alexa, turn off the {room} lights.


Smart Home

Alexa, turn off the lights.


Smart Home

Alexa, turn on {scene}.


Smart Home

Alexa, turn on the {room} lights.


Smart Home

Alexa, turn on the lights.


Sports

Alexa, did the {team} win?


Sports

Alexa, give me my sports update.


Sports

Alexa, what are the {league} standings?


Sports

Alexa, what was the score of the {team} game?


Sports

Alexa, when do the {team} play next?


Sports

Alexa, where is the next {team} game?


Sports

Alexa, when is the next {team} game?


Sports

Alexa, what NBA games are on tonight?


Sports

Alexa, when is the Super Bowl?


Sports

Alexa, who’s leading the NBA in points per game?


Sports

Alexa, how fast can Serena Williams serve?


Sports

Alexa, what Olympic Events are today?


Sports

Alexa, what’s happening in the Olympics?


Sports

Alexa, who will win the Super Bowl?


Sports

Alexa, what are you doing for the big game?


Sports

Alexa, give me a March Madness update.


Sports

Alexa, give me a recap of the {team} game.


Sports

Alexa, who’s leading the Master’s?


Translations

Alexa, how do I say ‘how are you’ in German?


Travel

Alexa, ask KAYAK to track Delta 1109.