Asendia is a joint venture between La Poste and Swiss Post. Combining the expertise of both of these leading postal services, Asendia offers mail and parcel services to businesses and now, due to our special partnership with Asendia, you can ship with them too!
If you want to find out more about shipping from the US with Asendia, this page will tell you everything you need to know, just click the quick links to find out more.
Asendia shipping services
Asendia offers a wide variety of mail and parcel services, including their e-PAQ range, which is specifically designed for e-commerce retailers sending small parcels and packets internationally.
We’ve selected e-PAQ Plus for our customers because it’s reliable, tracked and super cost-effective for shipping small packages internationally from the US. What’s more, you don’t need to be a business to use e-PAQ Plus when you ship with Parcel Monkey, we’ve made it available to all of our customers.
If you’re sending a small packet or parcel overseas (up to 4lbs), then e-PAQ Plus could be for you. It’s a low-cost service, so it’s suitable for all budgets and it’s tracked!
What is Asendia e-PAQ Plus?
e-PAQ Plus is a tracked mail service which means that your package will be tracked and the final delivery is generally made by the local postal service in the country you’re shipping to.
How does e-PAQ Plus work?
e-PAQ Plus is a hybrid service, which means it uses more than one shipping company to deliver your package.
When you ship from the US with Asendia, the US leg of the journey is handled by USPS, so you can either drop off your package at your local post office or arrange a free collection through USPS from your own mailbox.
Who do Asendia use for deliveries?
When you ship with Asendia, the shipping company that makes the final delivery will depend on the destination country. It’s often carried out by the local postal service, but in some cases, Asendia will use other in-country carriers.
|Destination||US transit||In-country shipping partner|
|Australia||USPS||Australia Post and DAI|
Shipping from the US with Asendia is super convenient, but here’s the best bit, when you book an Asendia delivery through Parcel Monkey, it’s really cheap!
Prices will vary depending on the size and weight of your package, but you can get an instant Asendia quote using our shipping calculator. Simply enter the destination you want to ship to, along with the weight and dimensions of your package to get a price.
Don’t forget, Asendia e-PAQ Plus is designed for small packages (up to 4lbs), so if your package is heavier than that, get a quote and check out our low-cost services for larger parcels.
Asendia delivery times
e-PAQ Plus is an economy delivery service, which means the shipping time is usually longer than a standard service. Delivery times can range from 5-15 business days depending on where you’re shipping to and from, but the cost savings are significant in comparison to faster services.
Deliveries are made Monday to Friday.
Where can I ship to?
With such well-established roots in Europe, it’s no surprise that Asendia ships to most major destinations in Europe, including France, Germany, Italy the UK and Ireland. But Asendia doesn’t stop at just Europe. Other destinations include Canada, India, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
To find out if Asendia ships to your destination, enter the country you’d like to ship to and the weight of your package into our shipping calculator to get a quote. If your package is no more than 4lbs and Asendia is available to that destination, it will appear in your quote results.
How do I track my Asendia package?
Asendia e-PAQ Plus is a tracked mail service and you’ll be able to track your Asendia package right here on the Parcel Monkey website. Simply enter your PMS tracking number into our tracking tool to check on your package.
You should be aware that tracking updates for tracked mail services are less frequent than a standard courier service and proof of delivery is not guaranteed.