Shipping made seamless

Whether you need to ship a necklace to Nevada or a sweater to Sweden, eBay’s Shipping Services make it easy to deliver the items you sell.

Remember that all our shipping partners offer discounted eBay Labels with free automatic tracking. So all you have to do is choose the shipping partner and service that offers you and your buyer the greatest value and convenience.

eBay Delivery Services

In addition to services from all the major carriers, eBay also offers a number of exclusive shipping solutions—available only to eBay Labels users—that make it easier and more cost-effective to ship around the world. We’re constantly improving both our domestic and international shipping solutions to create simple and competitive options for you.

Key benefits

  • Utilize USPS® drop-off and/or pick up
  • Simplified & economical rate card
  • Shipping protection plan
  • Integrated tracking
  • Convenient international and domestic services

Sell and ship internationally with confidence

eBay international standard delivery

Attract more buyers around the world with lower shipping costs. Use eBay international standard delivery and save an average of 9% thanks to discounted rates to 210+ countries. Drop off your package at any U.S. post office. What’s more, each eBay international standard shipment includes tracking and a $100 shipping protection plan in case an item is lost or damaged.

Global Shipping Program

With this timesaving option, you simply send items to our GSP hub in Kentucky. eBay will fill out all required customs forms, collect and remit any import duties and tax, inspect and forward your packages to more than 100 countries, and deal with any packages delayed, damaged or lost during international transit on your behalf.

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Holiday insights, tips and tools to help you sell more

The 2021 holiday rush has begun. And our Seller Holiday Shipping Guide can help you sell more items and ship them more smoothly during the busiest time of year.

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Know your holiday carrier cutoffs

Make sure it ships on time. Check our carrier cutoff table to help your orders arrive by December 25.

eBay shipping partners

UPS®

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Key Benefits

  • Now available on eBay Labels — UPS account not required
  • Accepts eBay QR Code
  • Discounts of up to 50% off UPS® Ground shipments, up to 66%* for UPS 2nd Day Air® service, and up to 65% for UPS Next Day Air® service, including some common surcharges
  • Ship 6 days per week, including Saturdays
  • 85,000+ drop off locations, including The UPS Store®, UPS Drop Boxes and Access Point® locations, as well as CVS, Michael’s stores, and Advanced Auto Parts

When to use and why?

UPS has built a customer reputation based on reliability, trust and choice. With Saturday delivery, customers can receive their orders up to two days faster than before, and at no extra cost. UPS also offers day-definite delivery for even more control.

Available services

Domestic services: UPS® Ground, UPS 2nd Day Air®, UPS Next Day Air®, UPS Next Day Air Saver®

FedEx®

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Key Benefits

  • Competitive eBay commercial rates with eBay Labels
  • Accepts eBay QR Code
  • Discounts of up to 37% off FedEx shipments
  • Flat rate pricing for 2Day® Air up to 10 lbs.
  • Discounted Home Delivery (residential) and Commercial Ground (commercial and residential) rates
  • 50,000+ FedEx drop-off locations, including FedEx stores and drop boxes, as well as participating Walgreens and Dollar General stores

When to use and why?

FedEx has flat rate 2-Day Air pricing that is competitive with slower shipping alternatives. It offers best-in-class commercial rates when shipping to businesses and heavily discounted home delivery rates. FedEx residential delivery is now available 7 days a week — including Sundays.

Available services

Domestic services: FedEx Ground®, FedEx Home Delivery®, FedEx SmartPost®, FedEx 2Day®, FedEx Standard Overnight®, FedEx Priority Overnight®

USPS®

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Key Benefits

  • Accepts eBay QR Code
  • Up to 30% off retail rates with eBay Labels
  • Over 30,000 U.S. Post Office drop-off locations
  • Free scheduled USPS pick ups
  • Free USPS flat-rate supplies for Priority Mail® and Priority Mail Express®

When to use and why?

USPS  offers competitive pricing for packages below 1 lb. using its First-Class Package service, and for parcel packages below 5 lbs. using Priority Mail. USPS is the only carrier to offer free, residential pick up, which can save time and money.

How to prepare your package for USPS pick up

1. Print

Ensure you have the prepaid postage label on your package. You can print labels at home with eBay Labels.

2. Package

Package your items carefully and appropriately. See packaging best practices.

3. Schedule

Schedule your package pick-ups one day in advance and by 2:00 a.m. Central Standard Time. Leave the package in a convenient location for your carrier, such as the mailbox or at your front door.

Available services

Domestic services to street and PO Box addresses: First Class Package Service®, Priority Mail®, Priority Mail Express®, Media Mail®, and Parcel Select®

International services: First-Class Package International Service™, Priority Mail International® and Priority Mail Express International®

Tools & tips

Use shipping calculator

When you create a listing using the calculated shipping option, we use our shipping calculator to automatically update the shipping charge a buyer sees, based on their location, and the details you provide on your package and delivery service.

Use eBay Labels

eBay Labels is a convenient and more affordable way to print, track, edit shipping labels, and automatically upload tracking information in bulk for your eBay business. Plus, you’ll enjoy pre-negotiated savings with the major shipping carriers.

Shipping Supplies

eBay offers a range of competitively priced shipping supply items to all sellers. Plus, if you have an eBay store, you can use your quarterly coupon to order free eBay branded supplies.

*Discounts off UPS daily rates. Rates are limited to shipping from the U.S. only. Rates and any applicable discounts are subject to change at any time without notice.

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