Current security advice

It comes again and again to fraud attempts, with which criminals abuse the name GLS to get at data or to swindle money. Here you will find current security information. Please note: GLS is not liable for damages caused by fraudulent activities of third parties who misuse the name GLS.

Premium seal of DISQ for GLS


As part of its parcel service study from November 2022, the German Institute for Service Quality awarded us the premium seal. And we are proud of that.

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Index-oriented surcharge Energy

The fluctuation of energy prices (diesel, electricity and gas) has a significant impact on the transport costs. This is why we charge an index-oriented surcharge (%) "Energy". Get more information here.

Toll traffic

Considerable costs arise for the use of traffic routes. These affect us and can neither be totally avoided nor compensated by us. Therefore a part of the costs must be passed on to our customers.

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Intra-Community supplies exempt from VAT

Deliveries within the European Community are generally exempt from VAT. We provide you as the the consignor with the so-called GLS Track & Trace log, so that you can prove the VAT-exempt intra-community delivery.

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Information on the Corona virus

Here you will find information on current developments about the Corona virus in relation to your parcel shipment.

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Social Media

Are you looking for information and interesting facts about our social media channels? Here you will find everything important.

Export to the UK

Your export to the United Kingdom is in safe hands with GLS. Here you will find helpful information on shipment to the UK.

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As an internationally operating parcel service provider the GLS Group stands for fair competition, integrity and responsibility.

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Ship your parcels with GLS - whether for business or private purposes