Royal Mail Sameday

Urgent parcels delivered today


  • Real-time satellite tracking
  • Email delivery confirmation
  • 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  • Automatic compensation cover for loss or damage up to £2,500


  • Sameday™ On Demand available for one-off urgent deliveries
  • Sameday™ Scheduled for regular scheduled deliveries
  • Additional compensation cover available up to £10,000

Call us on 03300 885 522 to arrange your delivery anytime, day or night, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

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Choose a shipping solution to suit you – whether you’re sending a one-off parcel or shipping thousands of packages every week.

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We restrict or prohibit certain items from our network. You are advised to carefully read the restrictions on items like:

  • Batteries
  • Aerosols
  • Perfumes or aftershaves
  • Nail varnish, polish or gel

Check our list of all items prohibited and restricted by Royal Mail (pdf, 5.94 MB)

With our Sameday service, there are different maximum sizes and weights depending on which van size you choose.  Please see below for more details.


Small van 

Weight: 400kg

Size: 1mx1.2mx1.2m


Medium van

Weight: 1000kg

Size: 1mx1.2mx2.4m


Large van

Weight: 1500kg

Size: 1.5mx1.2mx3m


Extra large van

Weight: 1350kg

Size: 1.5mx1.2mx4.2m

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