Royal Mail Sameday® letters

Guaranteed same day letter delivery across the UK

Enjoy guaranteed delivery of urgent and important letters on the same day, seven days a week, almost anywhere in the UK, with a choice of flexible delivery options.

At a Glance 

  • Guaranteed same day UK letter delivery
  • Flexible options including multi-drop and evening deliveries
  • Loss or damage compensation up to £2,500 included

Flexible delivery options to suit your needs

Sameday is a courier service offering Royal Mail’s trusted quality, national reach and trademark reliability. It’s flexible too, with a choice of delivery options:

  • On Demand
    Sameday On Demand can be ordered anytime, day or night, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • Scheduled
    Sameday Scheduled is ideal for businesses with a need for regular, scheduled deliveries.
  • Multi-drop
    Sameday multi-drop saves you time and money by collecting and/or delivering multiple items on the same journey.
  • Evening Delivery
    Sameday Evening Delivery has been specially developed as a business service for retailers who need to meet the needs of busy customers wanting delivery after office hours.

Fast, efficient collection

To maximise efficiency, we use satellite technology to assign the nearest driver to pick up your letter and send it on its way as swiftly as possible.

We make 98% of collections within the hour*

Tracking and proof of delivery

Follow your letter’s progress from start to finish with online real-time satellite tracking and email delivery confirmation.

Is there compensation for loss or damage?

Our approved drivers are fully insured and you’re automatically covered with £2,500 inclusive compensation for loss or damage. You have the option to increase your cover to the value of £10,000 and can also upgrade your cover to protect non-standard items such as money or bonds.

How much will it cost?

We use the distance between letter pick-up and drop-off, delivery time, and the volume of letters sent to calculate the price for your delivery.

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Anything else you need to know?

For full details of the Sameday service, check the Terms & Conditions below.

PDF icon Sameday Terms and Agreement

*Terms and conditions apply