Hellenic Post: shipping with ELTA domestically and abroad
The Hellenic Post is a state-owned postal service provider in Greece. The Greek postal service is a member of the Universal Postal Union and offers postal and courier services; ELTA Courier is a subsidiary company of the Hellenic Post. Find out more about ELTA shipping services, international deliveries and pickup points. Get the best quotes for shipping to and from Greece with Eurosender.
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ELTA international shipping: services and prices
The Greek postal service offers deliveries to many European countries either through their letter mail service or parcel shipping. The price of shipping with the Hellenic Post or ELTA depends on the weight of the parcel and the country of destination.
Hellenic post and mail services
Through the Hellenic Post, it is possible to send letters and envelopes with a maximum weight up to 2 Kg domestically and internationally. Prices will range from 0.90€ to 7.40€ for domestic services and from 1€ to 26€ for international post. Additional services such as cash on delivery or tracking are available and should be paid for separately to the company.
ELTA courier services: parcel shipping
ELTA divided the destination countries into different areas, for which different prices apply, and offers parcel shipping services for packages weighing up to 20Kg. All packages weighing more than 2Kg are collected and delivered only to ELTA’s Agencies unless an extra fee is paid for.
Bellow we compiled some prices for shipping 10Kg and 20Kg packages between some European countries through ELTA:
|ELTA Greece- Slovenia/Germany/Spain||53.50 EUR||98.50|
Other ELTA international shipping options include:
- EMS service (EXPRESS MAIL SERVICE): deliveries in 2-3 days in selected locations as well as deliveries to ELTA pickup points.
- SPM service (SPECIAL PRIORITY MAIL): next business day delivery in most European countries as well as the US.
What is the “porta porta ELTA” service?
Porta porta ELTA service is the key domestic courier service offered by ELTA Courier. It is a door-to-door service. This ELTA shipping service provides home deliveries for parcels up to 35kg both in Greece and abroad. Within the “porta porta” ELTA scheme the Hellenic post offers next-day domestic deliveries for certain Greek cities and same-day delivery for parcels delivered within the same city.
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FAQ: ELTA Courier shipping services and deliveries
- The Hellenic Post tracking system (ELTA tracking) is called “ELTA track and trace”.
- The ELTA Courier tracking system is included in every service.