Call all procrastinators, the time for mailing cards and packages to get them delivered on-time for Christmas is nigh. Here are some of the deadlines for mailing in time for Christmas this year.

United States Postal Service Christmas Deadlines:

  • First-Class Mail Service  Dec. 20
  • Priority Mail Service Dec. 21
  • Express Mail Service Dec. 23

(Also, TODAY (Dec 17th) is the last day to ship to the military in time for Christmas)

UPS Christmas Deadlines:

  • Friday, Dec. 20 - UPS 2nd Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Tuesday, Dec. 24.
  • Saturday, Dec. 21 - Pickup service provided for regular Saturday pickup customers of air and international shipments only, or if prearranged by Friday, Dec. 20. All locations of The UPS Store® will be open. This is the last day to ship UPS 2nd Day Air packages in time for Christmas.
  • Monday, Dec. 23 - This is the last day to ship UPS Next Day Air packages in time for Christmas.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 24 - UPS On-Call Pickup service and UPS Drop Boxes are available to all customers for air and international shipments. No UPS Ground, UPS Standard or 3 Day Select pickups until Thursday, Dec. 26.

FedEx

  • Tuesday, Dec. 17 - FedEx Home Delivery, FedEx Ground
  • Thursday, Dec. 19 - FedEx Express Saver
  • Saturday, Dec. 21 - FedEx 2Day, FedEx 2Day A.M
  • Monday, Dec. 23 - FedEx Standard Overnight, FedEx Priority Overnight, FedEx First Overnight
  • Wednesday, Dec. 25 - FedEx SameDay