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Royal Mail Integration

The ShipStation Royal Mail integration let’s you acess Royal Mail’s UK’s designated Universal Postal Services businesses and communities around the UK and ship to over 220 destinations worldwide.

About the Royal Mail integration

Royal Mail is the UK’s most trusted delivery company by online shoppers.* Royal Mail offers Guaranteed, Tracked, Standard and Return Parcel Services within the UK and to over 220 destinations worldwide.

Royal Mail is the only company delivering a “one-price-goes-anywhere,” six days a week service to more than 29 million addresses across the UK.

Royal Mail Features We Support

Automatic creation of end of day manifests

Generation of return labels

Domestic package return support

ShipStation ♥ Royal Mail

ShipStation’s eCommerce merchants based in the UK will now be able to ship to customers throughout the UK and worldwide using ShipStation’s shipping software and Royal Mail parcel delivery services. This provides UK eCommerce sellers the premium shipping and fulfillment services allowing them more time to grow their online business.

* Delivery Matters 2016, independently conducted by Trinity McQueen.

Royal Mail FAQS

Does Royal Mail deliver on Sunday?

Yes, Royal Mail deliver throughout the UK on Sundays. However, there are certain postcode restrictions for delivery of items on a Sunday, so It’s always advisable to check Royal Mail’s official website or contact them directly for the most up-to-date information on delivery schedules.

Are Royal Mail sending parcels abroad?

Yes, Royal Mail does offer international parcel delivery services. They provide various options for sending parcels abroad, catering to different needs based on urgency, tracking preferences, and budget. Options typically include “”International Tracked,”” “”International Standard,”” “”International Tracked & Signed,”” and “”International Economy.”” However, the availability of specific services can depend on the destination country. It’s important to be aware of any international shipping restrictions or customs regulations. For the most accurate and up-to-date information on Royal Mail’s international parcel services, you should refer to their official website or contact their customer service.

What time does Royal Mail deliver?

Royal Mail aims to deliver letters and parcels throughout the UK between Monday and Sunday:
For residential addresses: Royal Mail typically delivers between 7:30 am and 6:00 pm. However, in some areas, particularly rural locations, deliveries might occur later in the day.
For businesses: Deliveries usually occur earlier, typically by 2:00 pm.
It’s worth noting that exact delivery times can vary based on the specific location and volume of mail. Also, “”Special Delivery”” items and tracked parcels might have different delivery time guarantees. For the most accurate delivery times in your area, it’s best to contact your local Royal Mail delivery office or refer to the Royal Mail website.”

How long does Royal Mail 2nd class take?:

Royal Mail’s 2nd Class service aims to deliver mail within 2 to 3 working days, including Saturdays. However, this is an estimate and not a guarantee. While most 2nd Class mail will be delivered in this timeframe, factors like public holidays, high mail volumes, and operational issues can sometimes cause delays. If it’s crucial that an item arrives by a specific date, it might be worth considering a more guaranteed service. Always check with Royal Mail’s official guidelines or customer service for the most up-to-date information.

Can i contact Royal Mail by phone?

Yes, you can contact Royal Mail by phone. They have a customer service phone line for queries, complaints, or other matters related to their services. The exact phone number can vary based on your specific query and your location, so it’s recommended to visit Royal Mail’s official website where they list their contact details. Additionally, always ensure you have your tracking number or other relevant information on hand if you’re inquiring about a specific item or service. It aids in a more efficient resolution to your query.

Do Royal Mail deliver on bank holidays?

Royal Mail does not typically deliver mail or parcels on bank holidays in the UK. Their delivery operations usually resume on the next working day after the bank holiday. Similarly, Royal Mail’s post offices and customer service points might also be closed on these days. However, services and schedules can change, so for the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding deliveries on bank holidays, it’s advisable to refer to Royal Mail’s official website or contact their customer service directly.

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