Quick Answer: How Much Does It Cost To Send A Package USPS?


Starting PriceShip TimeUSPS Tracking®
$25.50 (retail & online) $22.68 (commercial)1Overnight Guaranteed2Included
$7.35 (retail & online) $6.95 (commercial)11-3 days6Included
$0.55 (at retail) $0.383 (commercial)11-3 daysIncluded (Packages only)
$7.35 (at retail)2-8 daysIncluded

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How much does it cost to ship a package at the post office?

Priority Mail Flat Rate Products

Free Supplies9Shipping Price
Padded Flat Rate Envelope$7.55 commercial base $8.00 at Post Office (retail & online)
Legal Flat Rate Envelope$7.25 commercial base $7.65 at Post Office (retail & online)
Small Flat Rate Box$7.50 commercial base $7.90 at Post Office (retail & online)

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How much does it cost to mail a package?

Domestic Mailing:

Each additional ounce for a First Class Mail letter will cost $0.15 (a decrease from $0.21). “Metered Mail” rates for First Class Mail Letters (1 oz.), which includes online postage providers and postage meters, will increase three cents to $0.50 from $0.47. Each additional ounce will cost $0.15.

What is the cheapest way to mail a package?

But otherwise, USPS will be cheaper across the board up to 2 lbs. USPS really shines when your package weighs less than 13 oz and can be mailed via First Class mail. If you don’t care about reliability, USPS is by far the cheapest shipping option for light items.

Does USPS charge by weight or size?

In general, if a piece is large and relatively light for its size, it is subject to dimensional weight pricing. Items mailed in USPS-provided Priority Mail Flat Rate packaging are charged the same flat-rate regardless of weight (up to 70 lbs.) and domestic destination.

How much does USPS shipping cost per pound?

USPS Postage Rates

USPS Mail Class (effective Sunday, January 27, 2019)Postage Rates
Priority Mail Express (0.5 lb., zones 1&2)$22.68 and up
Priority Mail (1 lb., zones 1&2)$6.95 and up
First Class Package Service (1-6 oz.)$2.66 and up
Parcel Select Ground (1 lb., zones 1&2)$6.85 and up

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How do I calculate shipping costs?

Calculated Shipping

The most basic way to begin calculating shipping is to take measurements of the products before listing them for sale. Measure the weight and dimensions of the package. From there, the shipping charge is automatically calculated based on the packages measurements and the customer’s location.

How much does it cost to send a 10 pound package?

Shipping a 10-pound package in a flat-rate box to San Francisco costs $10.85, compared with $17.29 for parcel post (which would also take five days longer) and $55.10 for three-day service from FedEx or UPS.

Are stamps going up in 2019?

Customers who print postage online (via Stamps.com), the Metered Mail rate will now be a 5 cent discount compared to the Post Office price with rates increasing to $0.50 in 2019 from $0.47 currently. Each additional ounce will cost an extra $0.15 in 2019, a decrease from $0.21 currently.

How much does it cost to ship a package internationally?

Priority Mail International Flat Rate Products

Free SuppliesShipping Price From*Dimensions
Window Flat Rate Envelope$24.55 commercial base $25.85 at Post Office (retail & online)10″ x 5″ 12 1/2″ x 9 1/2″
Small Flat Rate Envelope$24.55 commercial base $25.85 at Post Office (retail & online)10″ x 6″

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