Send a Parcel to Germany | Cheap Courier to Germany from UK
Send Documents, Parcels, Luggage and Pallets to Germany
Prices start from £22.10*.
Planet Couriers offers cheap, fast and reliable parcel delivery service to Germany in partnership with the world’s leading carriers such as DHL & UPS. Get your quote today by clicking the button below. You will then be redirected to our online booking platform – www.peleka.com
*price exclude surcharges & VAT
How much does it cost to send a parcel from UK to Germany?
It will cost as little as £22.10* to send a parcel to Germany from the UK, although the rates depend on the weight. dimensions and the delivery address of your consignments. Please click here to get a quote.
Do you deliver parcels to all parts of Germany from UK?
Yes, we do. We can send not only your parcels but also documents, luggage and pallets from the UK to anywhere in Germany from big cities like Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Cologne, Frankfurt am Main, Stuttgart, Düsseldorf, Dortmund, Essen and Leipzig to Salzgitter or anywhere else in the country.
How do I arrange collection for my parcel to Germany?
You can book your collection online and the courier will come and collect the parcel either from your home or work address. Alternatively, you can drop your consignment off at your nearest DHL Service Point. There are over 1200 DHL Service Points located in high streets and retail outlets across the UK. Therefore, there is bound to be a DHL Service Point near you.
How do I label a consignment to Germany?
It is essential to correctly label your consignment to Germany so that the courier can clearly see the address it’s being delivered to. You have to securely attached your label to your consignment using a clear plastic envelope in order to avoid the labels to become detached while the consignment is in transit.
What is the address format I should use for sending a parcel to Germany?
When shipping your parcel to Germany, you need to follow the address format below.When shipping your parcel to Germany, you need to follow the address format below.
Herrn [“to Mr.” (form of address)]
Eberhard Sommer [addressee]
Deutsche Post AG [institution / company name]
Wacholderweg 52a [street address + No.]
26133 OLDENBURG [postcode + city/town]
German postal codes are numeric and consist of five digits. For example, Berlin postcode is comprised between 10115 and 14199 and Hamburg’s postal code is between 20095 and 21149 or 22041.
Can Planet Couriers collect same day?
Yes, we can. However, you must do the booking within the collection cut off time for your area.
How long does a parcel take from UK to Germany?
We have got a choice of economy or express parcel delivery services to Germany. The transit time to Germany if you use express service is one working day while the economy service normally take around 2 working days. However, parcels to remote parts of Germany can take longer and cost a little bit more.
Why should we use Planet Couriers to send parcel to Germany? Why not the carriers directly?
We have negotiated huge discounts with the carriers including DHL due to the large volume of shipments we are putting through their networks. As a result, we are able to pass on the savings to customers who are shipping to Germany.
Do I need to open an account to send a parcel to Germany?
No, you don’t. However, if you regularly ship to Germany for that matter any other destinations throughout the world, then it is advisable to open an account. As an account holder, you will benefit from additional discounts and will be making payment only once a month instead of making payment every time you book a shipment.
What paperwork do I need to send a parcel to Germany?
As Germany is a member of the European Union, you do not need any customs documents such as commercial invoice to send your parcels to Germany. However, this may change depending on the outcome of the negotiation between the UK and the EU with regard to Brexit.
Do you offer extended liability cover for parcels being shipped to Germany?
Yes, we do offer extended liability cover to provide you with additional peace of mind and financial security. Please note that the liability does not include consequential loss of profit. It only covers the value of items which is the purchase price.
Are there any items which I cannot send to Germany?
Yes, you cannot send some items to Germany through our partners’ network. Please click here to see the list of restricted and prohibited items. If you are not sure, please contact us.
How do I track my parcel to Germany on Planet Courier website?
Once your consignment is collected, you can track your parcel to Germany by entering the waybill number of your parcel on the tracking page as all shipments are trackable. if you enter the receiver’s email address during the booking process, then the receiver will be notified by email when the parcel is collected, when it is out for delivery and also after delivery.