When to mail a package to make sure it arrives by Christmas
The United States Postal Service has released the dates that packages must be sent by in order for them to arrive by Christmas.
Dates differ depending on if you are sending a package to another location within the United States or across the world.
International packages need to be mailed earlier than domestic ones:
|INTERNATIONAL||SEND NO LATER THAN|
|Priority Mail International ©||December 8|
|Priority Mail Express International ©||December 15|
|Global Express Guaranteed ©||December 20|
For packages staying within the United States:
|DOMESTIC||SEND NO LATER THAN|
|First - Class Package Service - Retail©||December 20|
|Priority Mail©||December 20|
|Priority Mail Express©||December 22|
For more information, visit USPS's website.