Cheap & reliable courier services to the UK | Send a parcel to the UK
Are you looking for the safest and cheapest way to send a pallet or parcel to the UK? Eurosender can help you find affordable and reliable courier services to the UK or to any other European destination in a matter of minutes. It does not matter whether you are an individual or a business, as we make sure that everyone gets the most competitive prices on the market.
Types of services:
Door-to-door courier services to the UK and almost any destination in Europe:
- Standard courier service to the UK→ for shipping parcels up to 40 kg.
- Instant booking for pallet delivery to the UK→ we have pioneered the idea of immediate quoting for pallet delivery to the UK→ up to 1200 kg.
- Individual offers→ for shipping bulky and oddly shaped items that weigh up to 4.000 kg.
- Dedicated van transportation to the UK→ we organize the transportation with a van in case of relocation.
Eurosender has a wide network of logistics partners that are renowned for their reliability and the quality of their services. Every company is specialized in different shipping services, from small parcel to big cargo. That means that we can satisfy all of your shipping needs.
Here is an extensive list of our trusted logistics partners:
PostNord specializes in communications and logistics solutions to, from and within the Nordic region. At the same time, it delivers mail to private individuals and businesses in Sweden and Denmark.
Gebrüder Weiss shipping
The Austrian Gebrüder Weiss specialises in the transportation of all types of freight by land, sea or air. This fast-growing company operates all around the world and it is especially active in Eastern and Central Europe.
For the international delivery of parcels weighing less than 30 kg, you can always count on DPDgroup. The fast-growing company offers door-to-door delivery solutions that cover nearly all of Europe.
Posta Slovenije shipping
The state-owned Post of Slovenia is responsible for postal services in Slovenia. They offer parcel and direct mail deliveries, morning newspaper deliveries, supply chain logistics and i-services for private customers businesses and government clients.
DSV courier service
DSV operates in 80 different countries, offering various shipping solutions and specializing in road transport and air freight.
DHL courier service
DHL is renowned for international express deliveries, but the company also specialises in global freight forwarding while offering warehousing solutions and several other services within the logistics sector.POST Luxemburg courier service
Along with mail and parcel delivery, the government-owned Post Luxembourg also offers financial services and is active in the field of telecommunications.
GLS courier service
GLS, a logistics giant based in Amsterdam, offers its services in 41 European countries and 7 U.S. states.
DB Schenker shipping
The German DB Schenker gets things from A to B by land, sea or air.
Kuehne + Nagel shipping
The Swiss Kuehne + Nagel provides different types of logistics services. This renowned player in the field of international logistics does not only offer seafreight and airfreight forwarding but also contract logistics as well as IT-based logistics solutions.
ACS courier service
ACS Courier offers services that include shipping of parcels, packages and documents in Greece and abroad.
SEUR is part of the DPDgroup. The company is active in the fields of logistics across Spain and Portugal as well as internationally.
Chronopost courier service
Chronopost, also part of the DPD group, offers different types of shipping services.
The booking process
Eurosender is constantly looking for new collaborations with different shipping companies around Europe. We aim at expanding our already broad logistics network even further. The advanced booking platform we have developed, connects our logistics partners with the customers. In this way, we are helping the latter find the offers with the best price-performance ratio on the market.
Our booking platform helps individuals and business in the search of the most competitive prices on the market. This means that you can book courier services to the UK without having to compare the different prices that are offered online. Eurosender’s engine can do the math for you and thus save you money and time. The booking process is easy and will require only a few minutes of your time.
New users have the option to create either a personal or a company account. The process is quite simple and all you need to do is enter your e-mail and some basic personal details. It is for free and you can gain unlock special prices and many more benefits. As for the process of completing an order, that requires only a few steps. For example, for sending a package to the UK, all you have to do is insert the information details of your package in our engine and select the payment method.
After the payment is completed, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with all the details. You can find more information in the dedicated section of our website. However, if your shipment is not suitable for standard shipping, we can offer you an individual offer.
Estimated delivery time – courier to the UK
At the same time, you should keep in mind that the estimated delivery time that is indicated is, at the name implies, estimated. Therefore, there is no guarantee that the package will arrive exactly at that time. In certain occasions, a package might arrive late to its destinations. There are different reasons for that, with the national holidays to be one of them. For that reason, we recommend you to book services in advance if a national holiday is coming up in the UK.
Label and paperwork – courier to the UK
The label is crucial for a successful delivery since it provides important information for the transfer of the shipment from one station to another. It should contain the name and address of the sender as well as of the recipient, with different shipment details (size, the total weight, the number of pieces etc.), and other details. If you want your package to be collected in the UK, you are not required to print the label yourself. Please keep in mind that, especially in case you are sending many parcels, you should make sure that the courier attaches each label to the right parcel.
Delivery considerations for courier services to the UK
Things to remember or to pay attention to when booking courier services to the UK:
- Postal codes – a postcode in the UK starts with a one or two-letter postcode area code (named after a local city, town or borough of London), one or two digits signifying a district in that region and then an arbitrary code of one number and two letters.
- Accurate details about the shipment – Inaccurate details might lead to delays
- Checking the integrity of the shipment, when the goods arrive in the UK – It is important to report any possible damages as soon as the shipment is delivered.
- There are drop-off locations in London, where you can leave your parcels – Learn more by visiting our blog.
- At the same time, all of our services are door-to-door, thus, there is no need to leave the comfort of your own house.
Clearing the UK customs
Goods imported into the UK from outside the EU must be declared to the HM Revenue & Customs. In most cases, they are subject to Customs Duty and VAT. Gifts sent to the UK that are over £39 in value, are also subject to Duty and Vat. At the same time, customers should keep in mind that this information might be subject to change with the implementation of Brexit.