# How to VLOOKUP to Return Value if Date Falls between Two dates in Excel

This post will guide you how to do a VLOOKUP between two dates and return corresponding value in Excel. How do I VLOOKUP between two dates and return corresponding value with lookup formula in Excel. How to lookup a value if the date fall between two dates in Excel.

## VLOOKUP Value If Date Falls between Two Dates

Assuming that you have a list of data in Range A1:C4, which contain start date, end date, and Sales product, and you want to lookup a given date (2019/4/3), if this date falls between the start dates and end dates, and then return its corresponding product name. How to achieve it. You can use a formula based on the LOOKUP function and the DATE function to achieve the result of doing vlookup operation to lookup a date and return value.

Like this formula:

`=LOOKUP(2,1/(\$A\$2:\$A\$4<=DATE(2019,4,3))/(\$B\$2:\$B\$4>=DATE(2019,4,3)),\$C\$2:\$C\$4)`

Type this formula into a blank cell, such as: D1, and then press Enter key in your keyboard. And the value will be returned in Cell D1. You just need to change the date number as you need in DATE function to do the VLOOKUP operation.

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### Related Functions

• Excel LOOKUP function
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