Transcription Services

Audio to text made easier than ever

Happy Scribe’s transcription services save you time and money. Our automatic transcription software transcribes your files with 85% accuracy in a matter of minutes and our professional transcription service guarantees 99% accuracy and a 24-hour turnaround any day of the week.

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Our Transcription Services

  • Free Transcription Editor

    Made by transcribers for transcribers, you can use our online transcription editor to manually transcribe your audio or video to text. It's online and free.


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  • Automatic Transcription

    Our automatic transcription service uses state-of-the-art A.I. technologies to convert your audio and video files to text. Get your files in a matter of minutes with up to 85% accuracy.

    Starting at $0.20 / minute.

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  • Professional Transcription

    Get your transcripts done by our hand-selected team of transcriptionists. With our professional transcription offer, get 99% accurate transcripts in a 24 hours turnaround.

    Starting at $1.95 / minute.

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Supported Languages

Below is the list of languages we support for transcription.

  • Afrikaans
  • Albanian
  • Amharic
  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • Azerbaijani
  • Basque
  • Bosnian
  • Bulgarian
  • Burmese
  • Cantonese
  • Catalan
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Estonian
  • Filipino
  • Finnish
  • French
  • Galician
  • Georgian
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Hungarian
  • Icelandic
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Javanese
  • Khmer
  • Korean
  • Lao
  • Latvian
  • Lithuanian
  • Macedonian
  • Malay
  • Mandarin
  • Mongolian
  • Nepali
  • Norwegian
  • Persian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Sinhala
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Spanish
  • Sundanese
  • Swahili
  • Swedish
  • Tamil
  • Thai
  • Ukrainian
  • Uzbek
  • Vietnamese
  • Zulu

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do our transcription services work?

    Happy Scribe lets you choose between automatically transcribing your files or using our professional transcription service. Once you submit your audio or video files, you can choose your preferred option. The automatic transcription service has an accuracy of up to 85% and will get your files transcribed in minutes. On the other hand, our professional transcription service has an accuracy of 99% and your files will be delivered in less than 24 hours.

  • How long does it take to transcribe an hour of audio?

    Our automatic transcription software can transcribe an hour of audio in approximately 10 minutes with 85% accuracy. On the other hand, one of our professional transcribers can get the job done in less than 24 hours with 99% accuracy.

  • How much does your transcription service cost?

    The price of our transcription service varies depending on the service you use. The automatic transcription starts at $0.20 per minute and our professional transcription service starts at $1.95 per minute.

  • Who will transcribe my files?

    If you go for our automatic transcription offer, no one will access your files outside of our algorithms and you. When choosing our professional transcription service, your files will be transcribed by professional transcribers to maximize the quality.

  • How do you keep my files secure?

    Your files are confidential and safeguarded against unauthorized access. All of our professional transcribers have signed NDAs and strict confidentiality agreements.

  • Is automatic transcription better than professional transcription?

    Automatic transcription is best if you need your transcript to be done quickly and don't mind proofreading the output by yourself.

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  • Trustpilot Five Stars Review Bob H. Really unique service and definitely fills a need. I do a lot of audio/video interviews and then need to write articles from those interviews. Happy Scribe will save me a lot of time (and pain) in turning the audio to text. Accuracy was about 95% which is excellent!
  • Trustpilot Five Stars Review Ekaterina M. This is the most amazing software you can find online for transcribing your audio/video into text. The price is amazing. Worth every euro I paid for it. The service is super useful. I am very happy I found this. Many many thanks!
  • Trustpilot Five Stars Review Isabelle R. Great service and easy to contact for help with questions. I used this service for my dissertation study and it saved me a lot of time. I’d recommend this service to anyone in need of quick transcription service.
  • Trustpilot Five Stars Review K. Bartley Excellent transcription software. Highlights anything it feels it might have got wrong but corrections are easily made as the audio is available to play along with the transcript without having to hook up drives etc. Very impressed.
  • Trustpilot Five Stars Review Sean R. I found it very simple to understand and follow. It generated exactly what I wanted and what I expected. The results were very close to near perfect, word for word.
  • Trustpilot Five Stars Review Yessica K. Happy Scribe saves me so much time. As a journalist, my dream was to have an intern to transcribe my interviews to me - but Happy Scribe answered my prayers instead! And for a reasonable price too. Super happy with it.