Due to excellent postal links, parcels can be sent from Australia to the UK quickly and easily. Most shipping companies will deliver from Australia to the UK in around 5 days, with delivery unlikely to take longer than 9 days with any courier.
How long does it take to receive packages from Australia?
You can expect 7 to 14 business days using standard International postage. A typical first-class mail takes approximately 10 days. Bear in mind that most mail takes three to five days to cross the US – and travels faster between major cities with airports.
How long do parcels take to get to Australia from UK?
Express courier to Australia
DHL Air Express is the fastest way to send parcels from the UK to Australia, with a transit time of just 3-4 working days. This premium service is fully tracked and includes a courier collection. DPD Pickup Express is another popular option for express shipping to Australia.
How long does a package take to arrive UK?
When you book a courier delivery with Parcel Monkey, you will be given a number of options which will determine how long it will take for your parcel to be delivered, but most UK courier deliveries will arrive within 1-2 working days, depending on the service you book.
How long does mail take from UK to Australia?
We are typically seeing 3 weeks for mail from UK to Aus (Melbourne), and about a week for Aus to UK.
Why is Australia Post so slow?
Australia Post chief executive Christine Holgate said lengthy delays were due to the grounding of much of the air freight network. Australia Post is retraining motorbike posties to deliver and process parcels.
Is Australia accepting packages from the US?
The United States Postal Service has suspended most of its deliveries to Australia, infuriating consumers waiting for mail and businesses relying on overseas sales.
How long do parcels take to clear customs in Australia?
Please allow up to 48 hrs
From time we receive your documents for the assessment by Customs and Border Protection and the payments of your charges. While we aim to clear all parcels within 24 hrs unexpected delays can occur.
Can I send sweets to Australia?
You may bring commercially prepared and packaged chocolate or confectionery into Australia as a personal import. Confectionery includes fudge, toffees, boiled sweets, peppermints, marshmallows and liquorice. Chocolate and confectionary must not contain meat, e.g. bacon.
How long does international shipping take right now?
Is FedEx, DHL, UPS, or USPS Faster?
|Courier Service||Estimated Delivery Time|
|USPS Priority Mail Express International||3-5 days|
|USPS Priority Mail International||6-10 days|
|DHL Express Worldwide||4 days|
|UPS Worldwide Express||1-3 days|
How long does international shipping take Royal Mail?
With our global delivery network, it really is a small world. We aim to deliver parcels up to 2kg in weight to Europe in just 3 to 5 working days. As for the rest of the world, we aim to deliver in just 5 to 7 working days.
How long does standard international shipping take?
The USPS offers the following estimates for international shipping: 1-3 business days: Choose the Global Express Guaranteed option, and you’ll get a money-back guarantee in over 190 countries. 3-5 business days: Choose Priority Mail Express International.
Is there USPS in Australia?
The United States Postal Service (USPS) does not “use” Australia Post. If someone mails an item in the United States for delivery in Australia, the USPS transports the item to Australia and hands the item to the Customs Administration in Australia who then hands the item over to Australia Post for delivery.
Is Australia receiving international mail?
The Postal Service™ has temporarily suspended international mail acceptance to Australia due to service impacts related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The service disruption affects Priority Mail International® (PMI).