Holiday Shipping Schedule

Avery Holiday Shipping & Mailing Dates

There's one less week in the holiday shipping and mailing season in 2019, with Thanksgiving falling late in the month on November 28. To make sure you get your packages shipped and delivered on or before Christmas, check the shipping deadlines from some of the major shipping providers below.


Last Day to Ship for USPS®, FedEx® and UPS® Domestic Services

UPS arrive by Tuesday, December 24, 2019:
  • UPS 3 Day Select – ship by December 19
  • UPS 2nd Day Air –ship by December 20
  • UPS Next Day Air – ship by December 23
FedEx arrive by Wednesday, December 25, 2019:
  • FedEx Ground - ship by December 16
  • FedEx Express Saver - ship by December 19
  • FedEx 2Day - ship by December 20
  • FedEx Overnight - ship by December 23
  • FedEx Same Day - ship by December 25
USPS arrive by Tuesday, December 24, 2019:
  • USPS Retail Ground – ship by December 14
  • First-Class Mail – ship by December 20
  • Priority Mail – ship by December 21
  • Priority Mail Express – ship by December 23

Get complete details for the holiday mailing and shipping send-by dates from USPS, FedEx and UPS.


Visit our shipping and mailing center for more tips on getting your Christmas cards and packages packed, addressed and shipped.


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