United Kingdom


Make sure your parcels arrive in time for Christmas. Don't get caught out with the magic of the festive season and forget to post those cards and parcels in time to arrive for Christmas Day.

United Kingdom

Second Class Wednesday 18th December 
First Class Friday 20th December 
Royal Mail Tracked 48* Friday 20th December 
Royal Mail Tracked 24* Saturday 21st December 
Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed™ Monday 23rd December 
*Please note, Royal Mail Tracked 24 and Royal Mail Tracked 48 services are unavailable to purchase at Post Office ® branches.

International HM Forces Mail

Airmail to Operational HM Forces Monday 25th November 
Airmail to Static HM Forces Friday 13th December 
Christmas Stamps

International Standard & International tracking and signature services

Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Far and Middle East Monday 9th December 
Cyprus, Malta Tuesday 10th December 
Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia) Wednesday 11th December 
Australia, Greece, New Zealand and Turkey Thursday 12th December 
Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA  Saturday 14th December 
Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland Monday 16th December 
Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg Wednesday 18th December 

International Economy

Australia, Middle and Far East (except Hong Kong and Singapore), New Zealand and all other non-European destinations (except Canada, South Africa, USA) Saturday 5th October 
Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, USA Saturday 12th October 
Cyprus, Eastern Europe, Greece, Iceland, Malta, Turkey Saturday 2nd November 
Western Europe Saturday 16th November 

Contact the UK Call Centre on: 0344 826 1399

0344 826 1399

Open 10am - 3pm Mon-Fri

UK Call Centre. Opening times can vary subject to annual or public holidays.

We've fewer colleagues to speak to you in our contact centre because of the coronavirus outbreak. This is having a big impact on call wait times - so please bear with us.

We're working to ensure all our customers are supported and we'll update our website with our latest information regularly - please only call if it's urgent, other wise please click here to email our team.

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