express48

Delivery within 2 working days - our great value for money option

Features

What you can send

  • You’ll be amazed by how many things you can send on express48. If you’re unsure, check here

Size and weight

  • Individual parcels can weigh up to 30kg. Your full consignment of parcels can weigh as much as you wish
  • Parcels can be up to 1.5 metres in length and the length and girth combined should not exceed more than 3 metres. Larger items are welcome on our express48large service

Packaging and address

  • For help on how to correctly package and address your parcel, read our comprehensive packaging guidelines

Parcel sending options

The delivery

  • We deliver express48 everywhere in the UK although extended delivery times exists for some outlying areas
  • You can send your parcel direct to the recipient, or ask them to pick it up from their local Post Office or Depot. Find out more
  • Your parcel is fully tracked by our delivery team
  • We always obtain an electronic signature. Because of this, we cannot send to PO Box addresses
  • Saturday delivery available for extra £7.50 plus VAT per consignment

Compensation

  • Delivery time is guaranteed. If your parcel doesn’t arrive by the stated time, we’ll refund 25% of the delivery cost and we also cover you against loss or damage up to £100. If you wish, you can take out further compensation cover

Prices

Online prices from £4.00 plus VAT depending on the option chosen for us to collect and deliver your item. Prices from £9.99 plus VAT if not booked on parcelforce.com. Prices includes VAT at the standard rate.

Weight up to (KG) We collect from a chosen address Drop off at a Post Office Drop off at a depot Drop off and pick up from a depot
2 £11.99 £10.70 £10.10 £4.80
5 £12.98 £11.70 £11.10 £5.80
10 £16.40 £15.12 £14.52 £9.22
15 £23.14 £21.85 £21.25 £15.95
20 £28.51 £27.23 £26.63 £21.32
25 £39.64  Not available £37.75 £32.45
30 £43.78  Not available £41.89 £36.59
Add per kg £1.50  Not available £1.50 £1.50

Price if you choose to book your item over the phone or pay at your local Post Office or Parcelforce Worldwide depot. 

 

Weight up to (KG) express48
2 £11.99
5 £12.98
10 £16.40
15 £23.14
20 £28.51
25 £39.64
30 £43.78
Add per kg £1.50

* Option includes delivery of your parcel to your chosen address, excluding Parcelforce Worldwide depots or local Post Offices