You’ve picked out the cutest things for your favorite friends and family members, but you’re going to want to make sure they arrive on time. Here are the current holiday shipping deadlines for this year from FedEx, USPS, UPS and your other go-to retailers.
USPS Retail Ground Service: Dec. 15
First-Class Mail, including greeting cards: Dec. 18
First-Class Packages (up to 15.99 oz.): Dec. 18
Priority Mail Service: Dec. 19
Priority Mail Express Service: Dec. 23
FedEx SmartPost®4: Wed. Dec. 9
FedEx Home Delivery®3: Tues., Dec. 15
FedEx Ground®1,3: Tues., Dec. 15
FedEx Express Saver®: Mon. Dec. 21
FedEx 2Day.: Tues. Dec. 22
FedEx First Overnight®: Wed., Dec. 23
FedEx Priority Overnight®: Wed., Dec. 23
FedEx Standard Overnight®: Wed., Dec. 23
FedEx SameDay® City Direct: Fri. Dec. 25
FedEx SameDay® City Priority2: Fri. Dec. 25
UPS® Ground: Dec.15
UPS 3 Day Select®: Dec. 21
UPS 2nd Day Air®: Dec. 22
UPS Next Day Air®: Dec. 23
Free Two-Day Delivery: Order eligible items until Dec. 19 at 2 p.m. local time.
Free NextDay Delivery: Order eligible items until Dec. 21 at 2 p.m. local time.
In-store pickup: Order by Dec. 23 at 4 p.m. local time for in-store pickup on Dec. 24.
Pickup and delivery: Slots are available to book through Dec. 24, pending availability.
Express Delivery: Order by 1 p.m. local time through Dec. 24 for delivery in two hours or less, pending availability.
Standard shipping (3-5 business days), free on orders over $35 for REDCard members: Dec. 17, Thur.
2-Day Shipping, free on orders over $35 for REDCard members: Dec. 21, Mon.
Express shipping (extra fees apply): Dec. 23, Wed.