DPD Classic Service for Shipping in Europe

Domestic and international deliveries with DPD Classic service

The most common shipping service offered by the DPD group for shipments by road in all of Europe is the DPD Classic delivery service. Read more about this service from our logistics partner, DPD.

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Details of DPD Classic shipping service

Domestic deliveries in 1-2 working days

International deliveries in Europe 1-4 working days

Proof of delivery (only for business clients)

Basic shipping insurance included (up to €520)

Collection from a parcelshop or at your address

Shipping parcels by road to 37 countries in Europe


Dimensions allowed for DPD Classic delivery service

  • Maximum weight: 31.5 kg (20 kg for parcelshop pickup)
  • Maximum length: 175 cm (100 cm for parcelshop pickup)
  • Maximum girth*: 300 cm
* girth = 2x (height + width) + length


Additional services available with DPD Classic service

When booking a domestic or international delivery service with DPD Classic, you can select the following additional options.

Collection of the payment upon delivery (available only in some countries)

DPD Pickup parcelshop delivery

Select a safe place where to deliver the parcel in case of the recipient’s absence


Notification about the exact hour of delivery, available free of charge in 21 countries

Useful information about DPD

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Frequently asked questions about DPD Classic shipping service in Europe

What are DPD Classic delivery times in Europe?
The DPD Classic shipping service offers delivery times of 1-2 days for domestic shipments and from 1 to 4 days for European routes. Transit times are influenced by the distance between the pick-up and delivery locations. To get a more accurate estimation of delivery times when shipping with DPD, you can use the calculator on their website.
When booking a shipping service with DPD or other couriers on our platform, you know the estimated delivery time before proceeding with the payment, or you can also use our online calculator.
How much does it cost to send a parcel with DPD Classic delivery service?
The costs for sending a parcel with DPD Classic in Europe are calculated taking into consideration dimensions and distance. If you want to get a quote from the courier to send with DPD Classic service, you have to fill out the form on the dedicated page, and the courier will prepare a quote for you.
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What are the tracking options of the DPD Classic shipping service?
The shipping service DPD Classic includes tracking options for domestic and international deliveries. You can track the status of your shipment using the online tracking tool of DPD. In some countries, DPD Classic tracking includes the Predict option free of charge to get a notification about the exact hour of your delivery.
What if I send parcels exceeding the basic insurance value with DPD Classic?
If the value of your shipment is higher than the maximum import for the basic insurance included with DPD Classic delivery service, you can purchase additional insurance. Business customers can extend the liability up to €13,000 per parcel.
If you are booking a service with DPD via Eurosender, you can purchase additional insurance whether you are a business or private user.
Disclaimer: The information above is the result of online research conducted in January 2023. For more information about the DPD Classic delivery service in Europe, we strongly recommend checking the courier company’s official website.