DHL is a world-leading logistics company, specialising in providing international courier and express mail services for both businesses and individuals. The company delivers over 1.5 billion packages per year!
DHL is a division of the German logistics firm Deutsche Post, but it was first founded in San Francisco in 1969 by Adrian Dalsey, Larry Hillblom and Robert Lynn - hence the name DHL.
DHL shipping services
If you’re looking for a reliable domestic or international delivery service, DHL is an excellent choice. Offering express delivery to over 240 global destinations you can send a package with DHL to almost any country and track it every step of the way.
With specialist delivery services for e-commerce businesses, alongside a range of next day options for domestic deliveries, DHL can cater for every need. What's more, you can find and book disconted DHL delivery services online with Parcel Monkey.
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The cost of shipping with DHL will vary depending on the service you choose, where you’re shipping to and the size and weight of your package. However, you can reduce the cost of shipping with DHL by booking through Parcel Monkey. You’ll benefit from our cheap DHL shipping rates, and get exactly the same service as if you booked directly with DHL.
It's quick and easy to get a quote, just enter the weight and dimensions of your package into our free shipping calculator to find out how much you could save.
The following DHL courier services are available to book at a discounted rate via Parcel Monkey.
Service availability may vary depending on where you're shipping from and to. Use our shipping calculator to check which services ship to your destination.
DHL delivery hours
What time will DHL deliver my package?
DHL delivery times will depend on the service you book, but generally, DHL will deliver Monday – Friday between 8 am and 6.00 pm (excluding bank and public holidays).
If you require delivery by a certain time, you’ll need to book one of DHL’s Time Definite services, such as DHL Express 12. These timed services are more costly, but ideal for urgent and time-sensitive deliveries.
Does DHL deliver on Saturdays or Sundays?
Generally, DHL does not offer a Saturday delivery service for international shipments, however, depending on where you’re based, you may be able to book a Saturday delivery for a domestic shipment. For example, DHL offers Saturday delivery services in the UK, but not in the US, so if you need a Saturday delivery, make sure you check before you book.
DHL does not deliver on a Sunday.
When will DHL collect my parcel?
DHL will collect your parcel from your home or work address Monday-Friday between 8 am and 5.30 pm (excluding bank and public holidays).