Papyrus Font – Download Free

About Papyrus Font

Papyrus is a Handwritten Script font designed by Chris Costello. Costello created this font in 1982 at the age of 23 after finishing his college education. He published this font in 1983 through Letraset. ITC (International Typeface Corporation) is now the current owner of Papyrus font.

Papyrus font was made with calligraphy pens and textured paper. It took six months to create this font. With 56 language support and 387 characters papyrus has several distinctive features including rough edges, irregular curves, higher horizontal strokes in the capital. It has only one style which is Papyrus Regular. Papyrus is now widely used and known for its distinctive typeface.

Get Schwifty Font which is known as Rick and Morty font has a similar kind of style of Papyrus font.


There are very few people in the world today, who have not seen the movie Avatar which has won three academic awards in the 82nd Academy Award ceremony. This font has been used in the poster of Avatar. Besides this Papyrus has also used in many Microsoft programs. So this shows how popular this font is.

Papyrus is very useful for designing purposes such as logo, banner, brochure, movie poster, title, greetings card, and many more. Also, YouTubers can use this font for their thumbnail and channel art. Gaming YouTubers can use this for their streaming thumbnail and channel logo. Then finally it can be said that you can use it for different purposes.

Free download of Papyrus font is available on our website. To download this freeware font scroll down to the download font section.

Papyrus Font View


License Information

Remember this is a freeware font which means it is only for personal use. If you want to use this font for commercial purpose then click here to buy its license.

Font information

StyleHandwritten, Script
AuthorChris Costello
File FormatTTF
Font LicenceFree for personal use.

Papyrus Font Free Download

Papyrus Font is here to download. In order to download the font hit the download font button below. Make sure you use it for personal use only. Commercial use is highly prohibited without permission of the author.

Supported Language

Afrikaans, Albanian, Basque, Bosnian, Breton, Catalan, Cornish, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Faroese, Finnish, French, Frisian, Friulian, Gaelic (Irish, Scots), Gagauz (Latin), Galician, German, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Karelian, Ladin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Moldavian (Latin), Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Rhaeto-Romanic, Romanian, Saami (Southern), Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Sorbian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Turkish, Turkmen (Latin).

Font FAQs

  • What type of font is Papyrus?
    Ans: Papyrus is a Handwritten Script font designed by Chris Costello.
  • Is Papyrus Font safe to download and use in My PC and MAC?
    Ans: Yes, It is 100% safe to download for both PC and MAC.
  • Is there any font similar to Papyrus in Google Fonts?
    Ans: Yes, It has. The closest similar alternative in Google fonts to Papyrus is Special Elite.
  • Is it OK to use this on an online platform?
    Ans: Yes, you can use the Papyrus font on the online platform.
  • How to install Papyrus font in Computer?
    Ans: Check PC or Mac instructions link to install Papyrus Font on your computer.

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