With less than a week left before Christmas, take note of these important tips so that your gifts get to their destination in time for the holidays.
Here are some suggestions and mailing deadline dates from the U.S. Postal Service to ensure your gifts are delivered on time and in one piece:
- Double check addresses & write legibly
- Shake boxes to make sure they’re well packed
- Priority Mail is fast for last minute gifts
- Express Mail is even faster
Holiday Dates for Domestic Mail
Calculated for December 25, 2012.
Domestic Mail Class/Product
First-Class Mail® Service
Priority Mail® Service
Express Mail® Service
Parcel Post® Service - date has passed!
Destination Network Distribution Center (DNDC) Drop Ship
Destination Delivery Unit (DDU) Drop Ship
Holiday Dates for International Mail
Global Express Guaranteed® Service
Asia / Pacific Rim
Australia / New Zealand
Central & South America