Smart logistics systems for a borderless present and future. Precisely coordinated scheduled transports and modern GLS distribution centres connect European countries without external partners.
GLS offers you the largest autonomous European parcel network without external partners. As a GLS business customer, you can therefore send parcels to all major markets throughout Europe in standard delivery times of 24 to 48 hours. We usually deliver to regions further away from the metropolitan areas within 72 to 96 hours.
Width: 80 cm | Height: 60 cm | Length: 200 cm | Weight: 31,5* kgGirth: 300 cm (circumference of the parcel plus longest side)* 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 (EuroBusinessParcel and express products).
How quickly parcels reach their destination from Germany - specific delivery times will depend on the individual customer setup.
Whether Pick&ShipService or CashService - supplement your shipping abroad with our optional services and obtain the optimum shipping process for your business.
Consignee-friendly returns process: your consignee can return parcels free of charge via a GLS ParcelShop.
Direct delivery to a GLS ParcelShop
The consignee pays for the delivery in cash, GLS transfers this sum to you.
Optimised returns management: we collect the parcel from any address and take it to your preferred return address.
We pick up the parcel from an address of your choice and deliver it directly to the desired consignee.
GLS notifies your consignee about the planned delivery and offers a variety of delivery options.
GLS takes over the customs processing: the centralised GLS customs clearance department creates your electronic export declaration.
Urgent goods and documents reach their destination reliably and quickly via express delivery within Europe. GLS delivers time-critical consignments internationally - before close of business on the next working day in many countries (Saturdays optional).
Of course, as a private customer you can also send parcels to other European countries with GLS. Information on the destination countries, shipping details such as standard delivery times and prices as well as the option to frank your parcels online can be found on GLS-ONE.
Since 1 October 2019, GLS has been delivering all parcels in Germany 100% climate neutral. As standard - without additional costs. GLS is also investing in the development of sustainable parcel logistics.
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