1. USPS
  2. FedEx
  3. UPS
  4. Amazon FBA Inventory
  5. Canada Post
  6. DHL Express and DHL eCommerce

NOTE: Since December 25th falls on a Sunday this year, please consider using Saturday Delivery for shipping. To select the Saturday Delivery option for orders in Ordoro, please see this support article for FedEx and this support article for UPS.


Domestic Mail ServicesMail-By Date
First-Class MailDecember 17
Priority MailDecember 19
Priority Mail ExpressDecember 23

Hawaii Holiday Mail-By Deadlines

Mail Addressed ToFirst-Class MailPriority Mail Priority Mail Express
HawaiiDecember 17December 21N/A

Military Address (APO/FPO/DPO) Holiday Mail-By Deadlines

Military Mail Addressed To/FromFirst-Class MailPriority MailPriority Mail Express
AE ZIPs 090-092December 9December 9December 16
AE ZIP 093December 9December 9N/A
AE ZIPs 094-098December 9December 9December 16
AA ZIP 340December 9December 9December 16
AP Zips 962-966December 9December 9December 16

International Holiday Mail-By Deadlines

Addressed ToFirst-Class InternationalPriority Mail InternationalPriority Mail Express International
AfricaNovember 29November 29December 6
Asia/Pacific RimDecember 6December 6December 13
Australia/New ZealandDecember 6December 6December 13
CanadaDecember 6December 6December 13
CaribbeanDecember 6December 6December 13
Central & South AmericaNovember 29November 29December 6
MexicoDecember 6December 6December 13
EuropeDecember 6December 6December 13
Middle EastDecember 6December 6December 13


Shipping within the U.S.

ServiceShipping Cutoff Date
FedEx SmartPost®December 8
FedEx Ground®December 14
Home Delivery®December 14
Express Saver®December 20
2Day® ServicesDecember 21
Same DayDecember 23
Overnight® ServicesDecember 23

For more information on other shipping deadlines with FedEx, please visit this FedEx Holiday shipping article.

Please see FedEx Seasonal Peak Surcharges and Fees that may apply when shipping packages.


Shipping within the U.S.

ServiceShipping Cutoff Date
for more details
3 Day Select®December 19
2nd Day Air® ServicesDecember 21
Next Day Air® ServicesDecember 22

See this PDF for a full schedule.

UPS Time-in-transit notes:

  • On UPS holidays—Nov. 24, Dec. 26, and Jan. 2—there is no movement of any packages tendered to UPS, regardless of the date of tender (except packages tendered for UPS Express Critical® service.)
  • UPS Express Critical® service is available for urgent packages every day of the year, including UPS holidays.
  • Call 1-800-714-8779 or visit

Please see UPS Peak Surcharges that may apply when shipping packages.


Type of InventoryInventory Cutoff Date
Black Friday/Cyber Monday InventoryNovember 6
Holiday Shopping InventoryDecember 1


Mail Addressed ToPriorityTM   WorldwideXpresspostTM USA Expedited ParcelTM USATracked Packet/Small Packet
USADecember 21December 15December 13December 12

Please see this Canada Post schedule for more information.


Please contact DHL Express and DHL eCommerce for Holiday deadlines for specific destinations and services.