Express Shipping to Ireland from the USA
Parcel Monkey's global shipping marketplace can help you compare a range of courier services in one place in order to find the best way of shipping parcels to Ireland. We can provide couriers who offer Express and Economy delivery and they will help you ship to large, heavily populated areas of Ireland such as Dublin, Cork, and Limerick whilst also offering services to more rural locations.
We offer couriers who can pick up from your home or work address, or if more convenient you book one of our drop off services. Sending parcels to the Republic of Ireland is now easier and more affordable than ever before.
Cheapest way to ship to Ireland from the USA
The cheapest way to ship a package to Ireland is using tracked mail courier services. The tracking isn't as good as Express couriers but you still get scans to show your parcel is being processed and also upon delivery.
We have two tracked mail services on offer for those shipping to Ireland
- DHL eCommerce is very popular as it very cheap compared to many other courier services but still handled by global shipping experts DHL. All you need to do is drop off your package at a local USPS Post Office and DHL will then ship it over to Ireland where it will be delivered by a local postal expert.
- TrakPak is another courier service designed for eCommerce but suitable for all kinds of items. FedEx will pick up from your home or work and then TrakPak will ship the package to Ireland.
Tracked mail delivery might not be the quickest but it is very reliable and allows eCommerce retailers to reach new customers all over the world for an affordable price. Small businesses also make the most of these services by booking through our shipping calculator.
What can I ship to Ireland?
As long as your item is not prohibited or something that will cause an issue at customs, there is a whole host of things you can ship. There is a huge market for gym and exercise equipment currently, plus training aids and sports clothing are hugely popular. Books, clothing, and gifts are frequently sent on our services and many of those who book online via our marketplace are cross-border shipping eBay items, Etsy products or they own Shopify marketplaces and want to save money on international postage to Ireland.
An overview of imports into the Republic of Ireland shows the close ties it has with Europe as well as the US, with imports broken down from various trade partners seen here- UK (39%), US (10%), Germany (8.5%) and Netherlands (6%)
How long does it take to ship to Ireland?
If you choose an Express courier service like DHL then shipping from the US to Ireland is as quick as 2-5 days, and the USA Express International is just as quick. Our own brand International Drop Off service is fulfilled by FedEx so this too takes between 2-5 working days.
75% of money spent by Irish consumers went to overseas companies in 2015, so this would indicate the need for a shipping solution for people looking to send parcels to this beautiful country, would make sense, and you can, of course, have your pick of great courier service providers in seconds, when you get a quote via our marketplace. Cheap postage to Ireland will allow you to meet the demands of the 4.6 million inhabitants, with 1.9 million of the internet users, making an online purchase in 2015.
Three international airports and membership of the EU have established the Republic as an active participant in cross-border trade across the EU, Northern Ireland and further afield. Heavy recent investment has seen the motorway network improve transit times as well, so not matter if you are shipping goods to Galway or craft to Cork, find an affordable shipping solution on our site.