If you’re sending holiday packages abroad this year, the U.S. Postal Service shipping deadlines are approaching in the next several days. In order to have your packages arrive by Christmas
- Dec. 3 is the last day to ship by Priority Mail International.
- Dec. 11 is the last day to ship by Priority Mail Express International.
- Dec. 18 is the last day for most international shipping.
If you’re shipping packages to military members, they must be mailed by Dec. 17.
If you’re shipping packages within the United States that you want to arrive by Christmas
- Dec. 14 is the last day to ship using Standard Post.
- Dec. 20 is the last day to send First Class Mail.
- Dec. 21 is the last day to send Priority Mail.
- Dec. 23 is the last day to send Priority Mail Express.