Christmas Shipping Deadline: Here's When You Need to Mail Your Gifts By

December 17, 2018

Christmas is almost here!! Do you have gifts you need to ship to your loved ones?

You'd better get them out soon. Here are the shipping deadlines from the U.S. Postal Service, FedEx, and UPS to ensure your gift will make it in time for Christmas...


U.S. Postal Service

  • Dec. 18: APO/FPO/DPO (except ZIP code 093) through Priority Mail Express
  • Dec. 20: First Class
  • Dec. 20: Priority Mail
  • Dec. 22: Priority Mail Express


  • Dec. 17: Ground and home delivery
  • Dec. 19: Express Saver
  • Dec. 20: Two-day options
  • Dec. 21: Overnight options
  • Dec. 25: FedEx SameDay, FedEx SameDay City Direct and City Priority


  • Dec. 18: UPS 3 Day Select
  • Dec. 20: 2nd Day Air
  • Dec. 21: Next Day Air
  • Dec. 22: UPS On-Call Pickup for UPS Next Day Air