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Send parcels nationally - GLS is your specialist for climate-neutral package shipping in Germany

North or south, east or west - no matter where your customers are located, with GLS you can send your parcels weighing up to 40 kilograms climate neutrally, quickly and securely within Germany - and without distance limits. Our standard delivery time of less than 24 hours applies throughout Germany. With transparent shipment tracking, you can track your parcels right across Germany and your customers benefit from the various delivery options for recipients.

100% climate-neutral dispatch
Standard delivery times
Personal contact in your local area
Comprehensive industry solutions (GDP)
Digital consignee signature
Transparency through parcel tracking

Our standard product for national shipping includes powerful features

  • Short standard delivery times
  • Transparent shipment tracking
  • Proactive information and options for consignee
  • Digital consignee signature
  • Liability included
  • Close personal support

100% climate-neutral shipping with GLS KlimaProtect

  • Your entire parcel shipment with GLS is 100% climate-neutral
  • You receive an annual certificate from us
  • You can use climate-neutral shipping in your communication

Maximum dimensions and weight for parcel shipping within Germany:

Width: max. 80 cm | Height: max. 60 cm | Length: max. 200 cm
Girth: max. 300 cm (circumference of the parcel plus longest side

Parcel shipping in Germany: As a GLS business customer, you benefit from our optional services

Would you like to cover additional shipping requirements for your company? With our additional services for parcel shipping in Germany, we will find the optimal solution for your shipping process together.

Other interesting products from GLS

GLS national express shipping
Do you know our national express shipping?

Your parcel needs to arrive quickly and safely? With GLS national express shipping, punctuality is the top priority: express parcels are guaranteed to reach their destination by close of business on the next working day (Saturdays optional).

GLS-One Sending parcels as a private customer
Send parcels nationally as a private customer

Would you like to send a parcel privately within Germany? With GLS you can also send personal items quickly and inexpensively. You can choose between delivery to any address or a more climate-friendly delivery to a GLS ParcelShop. Information on prices and the option to frank your packages online can be found on GLS-ONE.

Proximity to the customer, a strong European-wide network and excellent quality – that is our DNA.

Dr. Karl Pfaff, CEO - GLS Germany GmbH & Co. OHG