Size and weight limits

In order to ensure a fast and economic transport of parcels in the Czech Republic and Europe, all parcels are sorted automatically by GLS in depots and sorting centers. For a parcel to pass through the conveyor belts smoothly, it cannot exceed the maximum size and weight.

Restriction for BusinessParcel and EuroBusinessParcel

60 cm in height
80 cm in width
200 cm in length
40 kg of weight
300 cm of total perimeter length

• Calculation: 2x height + 2x width + 1x longest side

Restriction for BusinessSmallParcel and EuroBusinessSmallParcel

40 cm of length

• The parcel must pass through a triangular pattern for small parcels (about 5 x 30 centimeters)

3 kg of weight

Restrictions for sending from GLS ParcelShops

Weight max. 15 kg
Length max. 100 cm
Standard national and export parcels

Restriction for BusinessParcel and EuroBusinessParcel

60 cm in height
80 cm in width
200 cm in length
40 kg of weight
300 cm of total perimeter length

• Calculation: 2x height + 2x width + 1x longest side

Small parcels

Restriction for BusinessSmallParcel and EuroBusinessSmallParcel

40 cm of length

• The parcel must pass through a triangular pattern for small parcels (about 5 x 30 centimeters)

3 kg of weight
Sending from ParcelShops

Restrictions for sending from GLS ParcelShops

Weight max. 15 kg
Length max. 100 cm