Reliable parcel delivery

Sending a parcel with GLS means that it arrives quickly and safely.

Reliable parcel delivery within defined standard delivery times is the strong point of GLS. Domestic parcels usually reach their destination in less than 24 hours. In Europe delivery times are generally between 24 and 96 hours. GLS delivers Monday to Friday during normal business hours. If the sender takes out no transport insurance, GLS compensates beyond the statutory liability up to the value of the goods (up to a defined maximum).

Parcel products can be combined with optional services, meaning that GLS is also able to meet special delivery requirements.

Satisfied recipients. Successful senders.

With the FlexDeliveryService GLS customers and their parcel recipients get special features:

  • Early information of parcel recipients about the delivery by e-mail
  • Wide range of delivery options for recipients to choose from – directly accessible via links in e-mails

Shipment to private households becomes less complicated and customer satisfaction increases.

GLS offers the FlexDeliveryService for national shipment in Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Spain. It is also available for international shipment between 15 European countries without any additional costs.

Please find detailed information on the website of the respective country.

National shipment


The basic product for national parcel delivery.

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National delivery especially for small and sensitive goods.

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International shipment


The basic product for Europe-wide parcel delivery.

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Europe-wide delivery especially for small and sensitive goods.

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Worldwide delivery of parcels and documents.

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Optional services

With GLS, parcel and express products can be combined with additional services to meet specific needs.

Dispatch service

Regular dispatch

Parcel delivery solutions for companies: For business-to-business shipment as well as for e-commerce.

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Express service

National and international delivery before close of business on the next working day – plus time-definite options.

Express delivery