Parcelforce express48

UK-wide delivery within 2 working days

Parcelforce express48 offers guaranteed UK-wide delivery within 2 working days for items weighing up to 30kg. Fully tracked, with signature on delivery as standard, it combines great value with total peace of mind.

At a Glance 

  • UK-wide delivery within 2 working days
  • Convenient collection, drop-off and delivery options
  • Guaranteed, fully tracked, and with signature on delivery

What can you send?

With Parcelforce express48, you can send individual parcels weighing up to 30kg. Parcels can be up to 1.5 metres in length, and the length and girth combined should not exceed 3 metres.

Saturday delivery

Need a parcel to be delivered over the weekend? Parcelforce express48 offers Saturday delivery to the majority of UK destinations for an additional fee of £7.50 plus VAT per consignment.

We’ll give you a 25% refund if your parcel doesn’t arrive on time

How much will it cost?

The price you pay varies, depending on the collection and delivery options you select for your parcel. You can calculate the price for Parcelforce express48 delivery of your parcel below.

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Save money with flexible collection, drop-off and delivery options

We’re happy to collect your item from your door and deliver it to your customer’s address. But discounts are available if you book online and drop off your parcel, or select for your recipient to pick it up.

Compared to our full prices, you can take advantage of the following online discounts if you choose one of our convenience options, with a minimum of:

  • £1 off if you drop your parcel off at one of 10,500 local Post Office® branches.
  • £1.50 off if you drop your parcel off at one of our 54 Parcelforce Worldwide depots.
  • £1 off if you choose for your recipient to pick up their parcel from a Post Office® branch.
  • £1.50 off if you choose for your recipient to pick up their parcel from one of our Parcelforce Worldwide depots.

Tracking and proof of delivery

Follow your parcel’s progress from start to finish, with online tracking and signature on delivery.

Is there compensation for loss, damage, or delay?

Delivery time is guaranteed. If your parcel doesn’t arrive on time, we’ll refund 25% of the delivery cost.

There’s also £100 of compensation included to protect against loss or damage, which can be increased up to the value of £2,500.

Anything else you need to know?

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