UPS Worldwide Express Freight™ View All International Trade Solutions

Fast, Reliable,
and Guaranteed--
When Your International
Freight Can't Wait

Even with the most careful planning, urgent scenarios arise. Whether it's a product launch, equipment failure, or a product outage, critical situations rarely allow for flexibility. So when you have a large international shipment with a tight deadline, rely on UPS Worldwide Express Freight.

Our fast, reliable, and guaranteed* solution lets you import and export palletized shipments over 150lbs/70kg** to key markets around the world in one to three business days.

Gain Confidence with Our Global Reach

As one of the largest customs brokers - who also happens to have one of the world's biggest air networks--we're uniquely positioned to help ensure the on-time, door-to-door delivery of your expedited shipments in more than 50 countries and territories.

Get Your Products There Fast

This express air freight service is ideal for getting your high-value, time-sensitive products to market fast. Depending on the point of origin, we'll move your shipment in:

  • One or two business days to the U.S. from Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Americas
  • One or two business days from Hong Kong to the U.S., Asia Pacific, Europe, and Canada
  • Two or three business days to Europe from Asia Pacific, the U.S., and the Americas

These times are based on city-to-city transit times. Delivery times may vary by origin and destination postal code.

Easy to use, better for business

You can save money on last-minute shipments with one phone call to UPS Customer Service (in the United States, call our Same-Day Rates Hotline at 1-877-903-9001), or by visiting And UPS Import Control® availability enables you to provide shipment labeling and documentation of your imports and exports, maintain control of your costs, and ensure confidentiality of your account number and invoice information.

Uncompromising flexibility

Available options allow you to adapt your shipping challenges, customizing UPS Worldwide Express Freight to your needs:

  • Extend the workweek with Saturday deliveries to select U.S. and Canadian postal codes
  • Take advantage of earlier pickups and later drop-offs with non-door-to-door options
  • Prepare trade documentation online and promote sustainability with our Paperless Packing List

Simple Account Management

UPS Worldwide Express Freight gives you the simplicity of one point of contact, one account number, one customer account service, and one bill. What's more, you'll have the same tracking capabilities you're used to with UPS Tracking or Quantum ViewSM, allowing you to accurately forecast and plan.

Let Us Manage Import Shipping and Brokerage

When you ship UPS Worldwide Express Freight, you're partnering with a customs broker with more than 80 years of brokerage experience. We make it easy to source, plan, ship, and import your products from around the world--helping to streamline your import/export management and creating efficiencies.

Those efficiencies, in turn, help you tighten timelines and better deliver on customer expectations. See how we can help provide a smooth shipping experience from beginning to end--and how you can use that to grow your competitive advantage and expand your business.

*For guarantee details, service availability, and delivery commitments, contact your UPS account executive or call UPS International Import/Export Services toll-free at 800-782-7892.

**For palletized shipments over 150lbs/70 kg. Shipments over 4400lbs/2000kg require prior approval.

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Enjoy Savings

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