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What are the maximum weight and dimensions for a parcel?

Allowed dimensions and weight depend on a delivery method.


Parcelforce Worldwide - Global Priority

Parcel Restrictions

  • Maximum parcel weight: 30 kg
  • Maximum parcel length: 1.35 m
  • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.8 m
  • This service uses the greater of actual weight and volumetric weight when calculating price.


Parcelforce Worldwide - Euro Economy

Parcel Restrictions

     • Maximum parcel weight: 30 kg

     • Maximum parcel length: 1.35 m

     • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.8 m

     • 5 cubic feet maximum parcel size


FedEx World Economy

Parcel Restrictions

     • Maximum parcel weight: 68 kg

     • Maximum parcel length: 1.2 m

     • Maximum Parcel Width - 0.70 m

     • Maximum Parcel Height - 0.60 m

     • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.66 m

     • Parcels are subject to ‘volumetric weight calculations’. Please use the international weight calculator to determine the volume to weight ratio of your parcel. Please be sure to use the highest of the actual or volumetric weight of your parcel, when choosing the selecting service.


FedEx World Express

Parcel Restrictions

    • Maximum parcel weight: 68 kg

    • Maximum parcel length: 1.2 m

    • Maximum Parcel Width - 0.70 m

    • Maximum Parcel Height - 0.60 m

    • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.66 m

    • Parcels are subject to ‘volumetric weight calculations’. Please use the international weight calculator to determine the volume to weight ratio of your parcel. Please be sure to use the highest of the actual or volumetric weight of your parcel, when choosing the selecting service.


Hermes International Collection

Parcel Restrictions

  • Maximum parcel weight: 15 kg
  • Maximum parcel length: 1.2 m
  • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.25 m
  • Take the 2 shortest sides (in cm), add them together then multiply by 2; take this total and add the longest side; the grand total must be less than 225cm e.g. a parcel measuring 30 * 40 * 50 would be ((30 + 40) * 2) = 140 plus 50 = 190cm


UPS Standard

Parcel Restrictions

   • Maximum parcel weight: 40 kg

   • Maximum parcel length: 2.2 m

   • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 3.30 m

   • The combined dimensions can’t be greater than 330cm

   • Length + (2 x width) + (2 x height) = combined


UPS Express

Parcel Restrictions

   • Maximum parcel weight: 70 kg

   • Maximum parcel length: 2.2 m

   • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 3.30 m

   • The combined dimensions can’t be greater than 330cm

   • Length + (2 x width) + (2 x height) = combined


UPS Express Saver

Parcel Restrictions

  • Maximum parcel weight: 70 kg 
  • Maximum parcel length: 2.2 m 
  • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 3.30 m
  • The combined dimensions can’t be greater than 330cm
  • Length + (2 x width) + (2 x height) = combined


TNT Express

Parcel Restrictions

   • Maximum parcel weight: 68 kg

   • Maximum parcel length: 1.2 m

   • Maximum Parcel Width - 0.70 m

   • Maximum Parcel Height - 0.70 m

   • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.66 m


TNT Economy Express

Parcel Restrictions

   • Maximum parcel weight: 68 kg

   • Maximum parcel length: 1.2 m

   • Maximum Parcel Width - 0.70 m

   • Maximum Parcel Height - 0.70 m

   • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.66 m


DPD Classic European

Parcel Restrictions

  • Maximum parcel weight: 30 kg
  • Maximum parcel length: 1.75 m
  • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 3.00 m


DPD Air Classic

Parcel Restrictions

   • Maximum parcel weight: 30 kg

   • Maximum parcel length: 1.75 m

   • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 3.00 m


Landmark Collection

Parcel Restrictions

  • Maximum parcel weight: 15 kg
  • Maximum parcel length: 1.2 m
  • Maximum Parcel Length+Girth - 2.25 m


Volumetric weight calculator: https://mydhl.express.dhl/gb/en/help-and-support/shipping-advice/packing-with-care.html

Cubic Feet Calculator: https://www.thecalculatorsite.com/misc/cubic-feet-calculator.php

Please visit https://alfa.uk/delivery/ to know more about these delivery methods and get a delivery quote.