Shipping items starts with careful planning. Learn about the shipping process, from offering shipping options in your listing to printing labels and packing items.
How do I print my own shipping labels?
How do I offer free shipping?
How do I pack my item so it arrives in good condition?
How do I include calculated shipping costs in my listings?
What is dimensional weight?
Where can I get shipping supplies?
Should I ship to an unconfirmed address?
Tips for successful shipping
Our tips can help you attract more buyers and save you time and money.
Improve performance by packaging items carefully
Help make sure the items you send arrive in perfect condition.
What buyers should know about shipping
Find out what happens before, during, and after a purchase.
What to do if you have shipping problems
US Postal Service shipping services
Choose the US Postal Service shipping service that's right for you.
UPS shipping servicesLearn about shipping options from United Parcel Service (UPS).
FedEx shipping services
Find out about FedEx shipping options.
Adding tracking information
Help your buyers and protect yourself by providing tracking or Delivery Confirmation information.
USPS and UPS package typesLearn about the carriers' packaging options, sizes, and more.
Shipping large UPS packages
Creating shipping labels and packing slips on eBaySave time and money by printing your labels at home.
Offering shipping insurance
Protect your package against loss or damage.
Adding ShipCover insurance
ShipCover insurance is available when you create a shipping label on eBay.
Shipping with eBay Fast 'N FreeeBay Fast 'N Free is a way to show buyers that an item ships free and is likely to arrive within 4 business days
Specifying your shipping costs and locations
You can select either a flat shipping rate or calculated shipping.
Automatically calculate the shipping cost based on weight, location, and type of service.
Maximum shipping costs
In some categories, there may be maximum allowed shipping costs.
Offering shipping discounts
Saving your buyers money on shipping can help boost your sales.
Using the Global Shipping Program
Learn about the program that simplifies selling an item to an international buyer.
Other ways of shipping internationally
Find out what factors determine international shipping costs.
International shipping and customs
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