How to Import (Copy) Calendar Events to Google Calendar

Quick and easy-to-follow guide for Google Calendar users

What files can you import calendars from?

  • You can import calendar events from .iCal or .ics files to Google Calendar. 
  • Admins can’t do this for other users like they can do with emails. Each user has to do this on their own.

Creating a new calendar to import events to

Exporting calendar events

How to import events and calendars to Google Calendar step-by-step with images

Step 1

How To Copy (Import) Calendar Events To Google Calendar - Step 1

In Google Calendar at, click the gear in the top right and select Settings.

Step 2

How To Copy (Import) Calendar Events To Google Calendar - Step 2

Select Import & export on the left.

Step 3

How To Copy (Import) Calendar Events To Google Calendar - Step 3

Under Import, select the calendar file to import events from. Then click Add to calendar to specify the calendar to import events to and click the Import button.

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