The United States Postal Service (USPS) has the largest delivery network in the US and offers reliable and affordable delivery services, both for individuals and businesses.
Using the Parcel Monkey shipping calculator, you can book popular USPS services, such as USPS Parcel Select and Priority Mail Express International, at discounted rates, so you’ll pay less than you would if you went to the Post Office.
USPS international shipping services
USPS offers affordable and reliable international delivery to over 180 countries around the world. You can get the best prices to your destination simply by adding your package details into our shipping calculator and we will find you the cheapest USPS shipping quotes in seconds.
With four times the drop off locations of FedEx and UPS combined, there could not be a more convenient way to send a package internationally.
Domestic USPS parcel delivery
USPS offers a wide range of domestic US shipping services so you can easily ship packages between US states. To get discounted rates on popular USPS domestic services, simply get a USPS shipping quote with our shipping calculator.
Cheapest shipping USPS
Finding the cheapest USPS shipping rates couldn’t be easier with the Parcel Monkey shipping calculator. Simply follow the steps below to book cheap USPS services:
- Package your item (see our packaging guide), then weigh and measure your package.
- Enter the weight, dimensions and where you’re shipping from and to into our shipping calculator.
- Compare prices and delivery times, then choose your USPS service
- For international shipments, complete your customs declaration - this is all part of the booking process.
- Print your shipping labels and any customs documents and attach to your package.
- Drop-off your package at your local USPS Post Office
- Track your item through to delivery using our tracking tool.
What can I send with USPS?
The USPS handles all kinds of items, big and small. Whether you’re sending vinyl records, gifts, clothing or shipping items you have sold on eBay, you can book a reliable USPS service with Parcel Monkey at a great price.
For eCommerce retailers, USPS offers a variety of domestic and international services to help you grow your online business. With USPS tracking you can monitor the progress of your package and keep your customers informed.
When you book a USPS service through Parcel Monkey, you can follow the package in transit to delivery with USPS tracking. Find out more about USPS tracking here.
USPS delivery times
USPS delivery times depend on the level of service you book, but generally, USPS will deliver Monday-Friday before 5 pm (excluding public holidays). If you require a morning delivery, USPS Priority Express guarantees delivery by 10.30am.
Does USPS deliver on Saturdays?
USPS will offer Saturday deliveries for Priority Mail services.
USPS delivery times - US holidays
The USPS is closed for a number of US public holidays. To find out if USPS delivers on Presidents' Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day and other US public holidays, see our table below.
USPS postal holidays 2019:
|Martin Luther King Day||Monday, January 21 2019|
|Presidents' Day||Monday, February 18 2019|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 27 2019|
|Independence Day||Thursday, July 4 2019|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 2 2019|
|Columbus Day||Monday, October 14 2019|
|Veterans Day||Monday, November 11 2019|
|Thanksgiving Day||Thursday, November 28 2019|
|Christmas Day||Wednesday, December 25 2019|
|New Year's Day||Wednesday, January 1 2020|