Holiday Shipping

Holiday Shipping with UPS

UPS works throughout the year to provide the same reliable service and that means you can trust us to deliver year-round.

We’re committed to helping you navigate any of the busy holiday seasons so you can take full advantage of every available shipping day.

US Holiday Operations ScheduleOpen the link in a new window

Independence Day Holiday

Friday, July 3

  • UPS package pickup and delivery – Friday July 3 is a regular UPS business day for package pickup and delivery. Please let your service provider know if you do not need service on July 3.
  • UPS® Freight – UPS Freight is closed on Friday July 3. Deliveries are not available unless arranged in advance. Pickups can be scheduled in advance with your local Service Center or Urgent Services Department at 1-800-644-0900.

Saturday, July 4

  • No UPS® pickup or delivery service.
  • Some The UPS Store® locations may be closed. Check with your local store for specific hours of operation.
  • UPS Freight® is closed. Delivery service is not available unless scheduled in advance. Pickups can be scheduled in advance with your local Service Center or Urgent Services Department at 1-800-644-0900.
  • UPS Express Critical® service is available 7/24/365. Call 1-800-714-8779 or visit upsexpresscritical.com.

UPS Days of Operation

Shipping outside the U.S.?

Sending packages to an international destination? Select a country or territory to view UPS holidays observed across the world.

View the World Holiday CalendarOpen the link in a new window

Helpful tips for consumers and businesses

Whether you're shipping toys, gadgets or golf clubs – to your family or online customers – we can help you manage shipments so they arrive as expected.