2nd Class Mail
UK-wide letter delivery within 3 working days
2nd Class mail offers a low-cost, reliable, UK-wide delivery service for letters weighing up to 750g that aims to deliver your item in 2-3 working days, including Saturdays.
At a Glance
- 2–3 working day delivery, including Saturdays
- Cost-effective delivery for letters up to 750g
- Up to £20 compensation cover for loss or damage
What can you send?
Prices for 2nd Class mail delivery vary depending on the size and weight of the item you're sending. Use the table below to determine the size and format of your letter.
|Format||Examples||Max weight||Max length||Max width||Max thickness|
|Standard letter||Greetings cards, personal letters, bills||100g||240mm||165mm||5mm|
|Large letter||A4 documents, magazines, CD or DVD in case||750g||353mm||250mm||25mm|
Special requirements? Upgrade your delivery with these options
- Signature on delivery with Royal Mail Signed For®
- Customer collection from a local Post Office® branch with Local Collect®
How much will it cost?
You can calculate the price for 2nd class delivery using our Get a price calculator
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