DHL Economy Select International Shipping Service

Shipping parcels with DHL Economy Select delivery service

DHL Economy Select is a shipping service for non-urgent deliveries offered by the company to their business users. Find out all the details about the DHL Economy Select delivery service in this guide.

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Features of the DHL Economy Select delivery service?

Door-to-door delivery service

Available in 28 European countries

Parcel transport by road

Fixed transit times

Suitable for boxes and pallets

For registered business users


Dimensions limits for DHL Economy Select service

DHL Economy Select shipping service allows you to send both boxes and pallets. The limits of weight and dimensions depend on the type of shipment.

  • Maximum parcel dimensions: 120 x 80 x 80 cm
  • Maximum parcel weight: 70 kg
  • Maximum parcel dimensions: 300 x 200 x 160 cm
  • Maximum parcel weight: 1,000 kg
  • Maximum shipment weight: 1,000 kg


Additional options when shipping with DHL Economy Select service

For your convenience, DHL offers additional options that can be purchased when booking the Economy Select shipping service.
Additional insurance

Extend the liability up to €2,500 or €25,000

GoGreen Climate neutral

Offset the carbon emissions of the shipment

Direct signature

Recipient signature upon delivery, ideal for valuable shipments

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Frequently asked questions about the DHL Economy Select delivery service

What are the costs for shipping with DHL Economy select service?
The shipping costs of the DHL Economy Select delivery service are calculated considering shipment dimensions, weight and the distance between the pickup and delivery addresses. To know the exact cost of sending using the DHL Economy Select delivery service you have to request a quote on the company’s website upon registration.
How can I book a parcel delivery service with DHL Economy Select?
To book an international shipping service with DHL Economy Select, you will need to provide all the shipment details in the dedicated section for registered business users. Only registered companies on the DHL website can request DHL Economy Select international shipping service.
If you want to know the cost of your international shipment instantly, try our free and easy-to-use booking tool. We will show you the best option to send a pallet, one single parcel or multiple boxes at once.
How long does the DHL Economy Select service take?
DHL Economy Select is a shipping service for less urgent shipments. Delivery times when shipping within Europe with DHL Economy Select are between 1 and 3 days, depending on the specific route. You can get an exact estimation of the delivery time when booking the DHL Economy Select service.
If you want to get an estimated delivery time for your international shipment, try our free online calculator.
Is international tracking included in every DHL Economy Select service?
Yes, online tracking service is included every time you send parcels with DHL Economy Select. You can follow the status of your shipment using the tracking tool on their website.
When booking an international shipping service with DHL via Eurosender, you can use our online tracking tool to follow your parcel.
Can I send important documents with the DHL Economy Select service?
Yes, with the DHL Economy Select delivery service, you can send not only parcels but also envelopes with paper documents. If you need to send important or legal documents and don’t want to register, book our documents shipping service.
What items can I not send with the DHL Economy Select service?
DHL Economy Select is a road transport service, so it’s the ideal option to send items prohibited for air transport but allowed on road transport. However, even with this service there may be restricted items, or you may need to provide additional documentation to transport them.
When shipping with DHL Economy Select service, you need to pay attention not to include items that are prohibited or restricted, such as explosive or hazardous and flammable goods. Read more about DHL list of prohibited and restricted items.
Disclaimer: The information above is the result of online research conducted in February 2023. For more information about the DHL Economy Select delivery service, we strongly recommend checking the courier company’s official website.