Large Parcel Delivery - express48large

From £ 44.20


What you can send

  • You’ll be amazed by how many things you can send using our large parcel delivery service. 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 2.5 metres in length and the length and girth combined should not exceed more than 4 metres
  • It's simple to work out how you measure your large parcel. For guidance check here

Packaging and address

  • For help on how to correctly package and address your parcel for large parcel delivery, read our comprehensive packaging guide

Parcel sending options

  • You can send large parcels on our two day large parcel service via selected local Post Office® branches. Please download the list to check for availability local to you. Please note you cannot organise a large parcel drop off at a Post Office® branch online.
  • You can organise collection of your large parcel from your door or drop off at one of our depots. Online prices vary depending on the option chosen for us to collect and deliver your item
  • We can collect from you the same day depending on the time of day you book


  • We offer a large parcel delivery service to the majority of UK destinations although we cannot guarantee two day delivery to a few remote addresses
  • You can send your large parcel direct to the recipient, or ask them to pick it up from their local depot
  • Your parcel is fully tracked every step of the way by our delivery team
  • We always capture a photo of delivery. Because of this, we cannot send to PO Box addresses
  • Saturday delivery available for extra £7.50 plus VAT per consignment



Prices for our express48large delivery service depend upon your chosen pickup and drop off options, so the fastest way to find the correct price for your parcel is to use our get a quick quote.

Prices will vary if you book online, or over the counter at a Post Office® branch or Parcelforce depot.

Our Large Express48 Service

Prices below include VAT at the standard rate.

  Post Office® Online
Weight up to (kg) Drop off at a Post Office®* Collected from your chosen address*
5 £47.95 £44.20
10 £54.95 £51.20
20 £67.95 £64.20
30 £90.95 £87.20

*express48large is only available in certain Post Office® branches. Please contact your local branch for specific availability.

"Our collection driver never lets me down. His 7.5 tonne vehicle provides the capacity to ensure all our parcels enter the pipeline the same day, even in our busiest periods."

The Helping Hand Company — Richard Thomas, Logistics Manager