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Plan Ahead for Holiday Season Shipping with UPS


During the holiday season, a limited number of UPS® Ground and UPS® Standard packages may require additional time in transit.  This applies only to packages: 

  • With transit times of three or more days
  • With specific origin and destination postal codes
  • Shipped from November 25 to December 27, 2019.
Plan ahead by using the tool below to see if there will be an additional day in transit for the area you are shipping to during the dates listed above.




Check for Service Impacts


Enter a Ship From and Ship To Country and postal code, then select the submit button to check whether additional transit time is needed. Required fields are indicated with Required.


Ship From

Ship To


Next, use our shipping calculator to get transit times for UPS Ground or UPS Standard shipments and add a day as necessary. 

If you need to add a day to the transit time for your shipment, it will only apply when you use UPS Ground or UPS Standard services with transit times of three or more days. 

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