Parcelforce Delivery Services From: £9.95 + VAT


Domestic Services
Parcelforce Express 9am
Parcelforce Express 10am
Parcelforce Express AM
Parcelforce Express 24
Parcelforce Express 48


International Services
Paecelforce Global Express
Parcelforce Global Priority
Parcelforce Global Value


  • Overview
  • Services
  • Restrictions

Overview

For over 14 years, Parcelforce Worldwide has provided a vital link for British businesses needing to send express shipments internationally and in the UK. They have a long history as part of the Royal Mail Group and pride themselves on the dedication of there people to deliver high quality services for over 30,000 customers across the country. Recent years have seen enormous changes in the market place and Parcelforce Worldwide has responded with major investments in technology and, in 2000, the opening of an impressive operational hub in Coventry. As we compete in an open market, we recognise that our customers have a choice.

Parcelforce Worldwide are one of the top five express carrier businesses in the UK, operating in what is a highly competitive express market environment.The vision of Parcelforce Worldwide is ‘To be the UK’s most trusted worldwide express carrier.

The Hubs

We operate a hub and spoke collection and delivery system with 53 depots across the UK feeding two state-of-the-art hubs in the midlands. One hub is for UK parcels and the other for International parcels.Having invested millions of pounds in state of the art technology, our highly automated tracking and sorting centres make light work of all your delivery needs.

The National Centre

Covers 24,000 square metres and is a quarter of a mile in length

  • Designed to handle 58,500 parcels per hour
  • Processes more than 35 million parcels every year
  • State-of-the-art scanning technology offering 270 degree bar code reading stations
  • At peak times we take delivery of a fully laden vehicle every 45 seconds
  • On site learning resource centre adds to the development of our staff

The International Centre

  • Covers 12,500 square metres or 64 tennis courts!
  • Processes 35,000 parcels (import and export) per day to 240 countries and territories worldwide
  • Handles more than 7 million parcels every year
  • Overhead scanners and volumetric measuring technology assist staff in efficient sortation and fast processing
  • We have a dedicated Inwards Customs Clearance team
  • 11 'rapidscan' x-ray machines ensure that international regulations and tight security are always maintained.



Services

Collection from your Door
Parcel delivery within 1-6 working days throughout the world. This service is fully tracked. Collection and Delivery are not guaranteed but currently enjoy a 96% success rate.
Collections are between 9am – 6pm.


Size and weight restrictions

The maximum size and weight limits for sending items within the UK are as follows:
Maximum weight: 30kg
Maximum length: 1.5 metres
Maximum combined length and girth of 3 metres


Size and weight restrictions

The maximum size and weight limits for sending items within the UK are as follows:
Maximum weight: 30kg
Maximum length: 1.5 metres
Maximum combined length and girth of 3 metres






Size and weight restrictions

The maximum size and weight limits for sending items within the UK are as follows:
Maximum weight: 30kg
Maximum length: 1.5 metres
Maximum combined length and girth of 3 metres







Collection from your Door
Parcel delivery within 3-5 working days throughout most of UK's mainland. This service is fully tracked. Collection and Delivery are not guaranteed but currently enjoy a 96% success rate.
Collections are between 8am – 8pm.














Collection from your Door
Parcel delivery within 3-5 working days throughout most of UK's mainland. This service is fully tracked. Collection and Delivery are not guaranteed but currently enjoy a 96% success rate.
Collections are between 8am – 8pm.


















Restrictions

15kg maximum parcel weight
1.2 m maximum parcel length

15kg maximum parcel weight
1.2 m maximum parcel length









15kg maximum parcel weight
1.2 m maximum parcel length

 

 

 

 

 


Collections are between 9am – 5.30pm.

 

 

Worldwide
Parcels are delivered normally within 24-48 hours to major cities and elsewhere between 3 and 6 working days, depending on destination. Day Definite collections are not guaranteed but currently enjoy a 96% success rate (*90% delivered on time).
Collections are between 9am – 5.30pm.

 


 


Other services we offer include: