Jump to main navigation Jump to contents
  • FAQ

Business customers - express delivery in Europe

Whether to the Iberian Peninsula, Scandinavia or Western Europe: with GLS you are on the safe side if you want to send urgent goods and documents across Europe. We ensure that your shipment arrives in numerous countries before end of business on the next working day (optional on Saturdays). With , you always know where your shipment is thanks to continuous tracking, and you also have a dedicated point of contact for your concerns. Of course, you also have the option of booking additional appointment options - for flexible solutions according to your preferences.


Scheduled delivery
A contact partner
Flexible solutions
Express & standard from a single provider
Digital consignee signature
Transparency through parcel tracking

European express delivery: punctuality is first priority

Our express delivery for any parcels that need to arrive quickly.

  • Fast standard delivery times
  • Digital consignee signature
  • for time-sensitive deliveries
  • Continuous parcel tracking
  • Customer service from a single provider

Flexible shipping within Europe - exactly what you need

Do you need special dimensions or a specific setup?
Just contact us.

Maximum parcel size and weight:

Width: 80 cm | Height: 60 cm | Length: 200 cm
Girth: 300 cm (circumference of the parcel plus longest side)
๐Ÿ›ˆ Temporary reduction of the max. weight to 31.5 kg for the entire European network since 06.04.2020. The restrictions apply exclusively to export shipments ( and express products).

EuroExpressParcel โ€“ parcel dimensions from GLS for Europe-wide express shipping

*certain country-specific restrictions apply

Standard express delivery times within Europe at a glance

Your customer needs a shipment delivered promptly to Greece, while your business partner is waiting for the parcel in Iceland? Our overview shows you how quickly parcels from Germany arrive in all other European countries with GLS. In many countries, delivery before end of business on the next working day is even possible. We will be happy providing you with concrete and detailed transit times as part of an individual customer setup.

GLS express delivery times

Optional services for express shipping in Europe

Your delivery needs to be sent within Europe and reach the recipient before the start of business? With our additional services, your worries about late delivery are a thing of the past. Thanks to the , you can conveniently and easily determine when the parcel will reach your customer or business partner - and in many European countries even on Saturdays. Our online tracking service ensures that you are always aware of where your shipment is, and a real-time delivery notification rounds off our offer for you as a business customer.

Global express delivery โ€“ a GLS transporter drives along a beach promenade
Global express delivery

GLS delivers documents and parcels quickly to all countries around the world. With our international express delivery, you can reach the most important global trading centres around the world in just a few days - for example, the USA, Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Relevant downloads for you as a business sender:

Become
business
customer
icon