Flat Rate Shipping from UPS®

UPS® Simple Rate

What could be simpler? UPS Simple Rate lets you use your own packaging to ship to anywhere in the U.S. for a flat rate*. We offer five different pricing options based on package size. Flexible packaging. Predictable pricing. A simpler solution.

Ship with UPS Simple Rate

5 Flat Rate Options, Countless Packaging Possibilities

UPS Simple Rate applies to packages of various shapes and sizes up to 50 lbs in weight and a volume of 1,728 in3.

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Extra small packaging

XS: 1-100 in3
Starting at $8.80

  • Sunglasses
  • T-shirt
  • Ceramic mug
  • Iphone

Small packaging

S: 101-250 in3
Starting at $11.50

  • Hardcover Book
  • Tissue Box
  • Ream of Paper

Medium packaging

M: 251-650 in3
Starting at $13.90

  • Shoebox
  • Three-inch Three-Ring Binder

Large packaging

L: 651-1,050 in3
Starting at $18.40

  • Regulation Basketball
  • 14-Inch Laptop

Extra large packaging

XL: 1,051-1,728 in3
Starting at $22.85

  • Small Appliances
  • Tennis Racket

Choose from 4 Available Shipping Speeds

  • UPS Ground

  • UPS 2nd Day Air®

  • UPS 3 Day Select®

  • UPS Next Day Air Saver®

Ship to Anywhere in the U.S.**

Use one of our many convenient drop-off and pick-up locations.

Ship with UPS Simple Rate

**Rates for shipments to Hawaii and Alaska may vary.

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Flat Rate Shipping Done Right

UPS Simple Rate Advantages
Customer Packaging
Maximum Volume Up to 1,728 in3 Up to 1,452 in3 Up to 900 in3
Shipping Speeds UPS Ground, 3 Day Select, 2nd Day Air and Next Day Air Saver  Express Services only (no Ground) Priority Mail, 1-3 business days
Declared Value $100 $100 $50
Shipping Rates National Flat Rate 3 Zones National Flat Rate

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"Simple Rate fits around us, instead of us having to fit around set packaging."

-Jonathan Sciabica, Sciabica's California Olive Oil

*Terms and conditions apply. Additional fees apply for certain services or package characteristics. Rates for shipments to or from Hawaii or Alaska may vary. See UPS Tariff/Terms and Conditions of Service and UPS Rate and Service Guide for details.