Germany is the powerhouse of the European economy and as such we get many people using us to send a parcel to various towns and cities. Of course most of the parcels we arrange the shipping and delivery to are for Berlin, however, Germany’s industrial production is spread out across the country and we also send various items such as spare parts to cities such as Frankfurt, Munich, Cologne, Stuttgart, Kaiserslautern, Mannheim, Augsburg, Düsseldorf and Hamburg. US Exports to Germany were worth just short of $50 billion in 2015.
We can help you send a package to Germany with our cheap courier prices. We’ve listed some sample prices below, but please get a courier quote for your specific requirements.
How much to arrange a overseas shipment to Germany?
The cheapest offering is provided by USPS with prices starting fro just $24.99 and gives you great flexibility. Simply book your delivery using our quote engine and label your parcel and hand to the collecting driver and that's it. For Germany the expected length of time for delivery is five to seven business days from collection and then delivered by the German equivalent of the USPS.
We also offer a Parcel Monkey Express International service to Germany, which is fully tracked from collection to delivery. Prices start from roughly $28.99, 5lb parcels can be sent for $41.99 and 10lb parcel for $56.99. This is a fantastic service and one of the cheapest shipping costs from USA to Germany on the market, with an exceptional delivery time of just 2-5 business days.
We also have a premium offering branded as TNT. Your parcel will also be collected by FedEX but then TNT will do the final delivery in Germany. From the US we would normally expect your parcels to take two to four days to ship.
What do our customers ship to Germany?
Our customers ship a wide range of items including books, exercise equipment, clothing and homewares are all sent on a regualr basis to Germany. All items are tracked from the moment they are collected until delivery via the PM order number given to you when you book. With our services you can also insure them and up to the value of $1000 if shipping Parcel Monkey Express International.
Shipments up to the value of €45 are free of VAT whilst those consignments upwards of this level to €700 will attract a charge of 17.5%.
There are special controls on the shipment of tea from China into the EU due to possible contamination with pathogens.
You should also be aware that you cannot ship electronic cigarettes into Germany without the proper paperwork.