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Send a parcel to the United States

Send a parcel to the United States

You can send parcels to the United States in every Post Office or Post Point.

Want to save time? Create and pay for your shipping label online.

    Choose the shipping option that suits your needs

    Light

    • Delivered within 4 workdays*
    • Up to 2 kg
    • Easy to follow online
    • Basic insurance

    From

    €8.70

    Standard

    • Delivered within 4 workdays*
    • Up to 30 kg
    • Easy to follow online
    • Basic insurance

    From

    €32.80

    Fast

    • Confirmation of receipt with the receiver's signature
    • Delivered within 2 workdays*
    • Up to 30 kg
    • Easy to follow online
    • Basic insurance

    From

    €35.57

    *Delivery times are indicative
    Your parcel weighs more than 30 kg?

    Calculate the price for shipping your parcel to the United States

    Pack items in a strong, well-sealed box.

    If you printed the shipping UUlabel, stick it on the outside of the box.

    Do you need a box?

    You'll find boxes in various dimensions in the eShop or in the nearest Post Office or Post Point.

    Stick the following completed documents on the outside of your parcel:

    Is your shipment worth more than €1000?

    • In that case, stick a completed Single Administrative Document on your parcel.

    These items are prohibited in every international shipment:

    • dangerous substances, chemicals, explosives, flammable, radioactive, biological and/or infectious substances, food and plant products
    • drugs, narcotics ands psychotropic substances
    • weapons, knives, daggers and other pointed, sharp or cutting objects
    • living animals or parasites
    • objects that are visibaly contrary to common decency or public order
    • objects, texts or substances of which the import, export, circulation, distribution, use and posession are generally forbidden by law
    • objects that, due to their shape, nature or packaging, can be dangerous for people or other shipments, or that can damage or taint postal equipment or the property of third parties
    • bearer bonds, coins, banknotes, jewellery (expect costume jewellery under €500), valuable materials (unless they are sent in a sealed envelope with a valuation declaration - they can be sent as international registered mail with the declared value, but only if the destination country also offers this service)
    • object that fall under the penal code or under penal provisions that are a breach of special laws
    • gases under pressure, toxic or corrosive substances, organic fuels and peroxides

    These items are prohibited in shipments to the United States:

    • matches or yellow or white phosphorus
    • alcoholic beverages
    • lottery bulletins, lottery tickets and lottery ads
    • certain types of firework
    • pornographic and/or violent images, (video) films and literature
    • goods whose production, import, distribution or sale occurs via unfair business practices (e.g. unfair competition)
    • medicine and so-called homeopathic preparations
    • contraceptives and prescriptions for contraceptives
    • preparations to illegally terminate pregnancies
    • products manufactured in prison
    • meat and meat products
    • cigarettes, loose tobacco and other smoke-free tobacco products, regardless of the quantity

    You can mail parcels to the United States in every Post Office or Post Point.

    Find the nearest Post Office or Post Point.