How to Transfer Audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone

Are you looking for the method about how to transfer audiobook to iPhone? This guide will show you how to transfer audiobook from iTunes to iPhone in 2 ways.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: Apr. 28, 2020
Transfer Audiobook from iTunes to iPhone

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Like reading but have no time to read books at home, and most of your time is on the road? Listening to audiobooks on iPhone is a good choice to make full use of the time when you are on the road. Absolutely, to listen to audiobooks on iPhone, you need to get audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone firstly. If you are an iPhone newbie who just gets one new iPhone like iPhone X or iPhone 11, then you may feel confused about how to sync audiobook to iPhone. Therefore, here in this guide, we will offer you 2 ways to help you transfer audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone smoothly.

Also Read: How to transfer data from old iPhone to iPhone >

Part 1. Transfer Audiobook to iPhone with iTunes

Download the audiobook you want from iTunes.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to computer with a USB cable.

Step 2. Click on iPhone icon at iTunes window and then in the below menu choose Audiobooks.

Step 3. Click on Sync Audiobooks and then choose the audiobook you downloaded just now.

Step 4. Tap on Apply button in the bottom right to start transferring audiobooks.

Transfer Audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone

Transfer Audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone

The above steps are about how to transfer audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone via iTunes. It seems to be very simple for you to make it, but when you are syncing with iTunes you may meet some problems, like audiobooks are not shown on iPhone after syncing or fail to sync audiobooks to iPhone, or lost all the music and ringtones after syncing. What if you are stuck in any situation above? Keep reading to get another method to sync audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone.

Part 2. Transfer Audiobook from iTunes to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS

To help you transfer audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone with ease, here we introduce to you an iTunes alternative – AnyTrans for iOS, which supports you transfer audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone (iPhone 11/SE supported) without erasing the previous iOS content on iPhone. Here are its main features you may be interested in:

  • It allows you manager audiobooks from iPhone/iPad.
  • Quickly and safely sync audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone.
  • Transfer audiobooks from iPhone to computer and iTunes library for backup, and even transfer them from iPhone to other iDevices directly.
  • Also, you can transfer and back up iPhone data with ease, including photos, music, videos, contacts and more.

Now download and install AnyTrans on your computer firstly and follow the steps below to copy audiobook to iPhone:

Step 1. Open AnyTrans for iOS > Plug in your iPhone, and you will see the interface as below.

Transfer Audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Transfer Audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2. Tap on iTunes Library > Click on Audiobooks > Select the audiobooks you want to sync > Click Send to Device button to download audiobooks to iPhone.

Transfer Audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Transfer Audiobooks from iTunes to iPhone via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

The Bottom Line

Not just audiobook, you can also transfer music, videos, apps, podcasts and ringtones from iTunes to iPhone via AnyTrans without erasing your previous data on iPhone. To manage your iPhone contents better, download AnyTrans for a try. If you have any questions or problems when using AnyTrans, be free to contact our team by email.

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.