The reliable basic product for national parcel delivery: GLS transports parcels securely and rapidly and delivers them Mondays to Fridays during normal office hours.

The standard delivery time of less than 24 hours nationwide applies to most countries (excluding islands and in part outlying areas).

  • Delivery generally in less than 24 hours
  • Liability up to the value of the goods (up to a defined maximum)
  • Shipment tracking, in many countries in real time
  • Digital recipient signature accessible online
  • Second delivery attempt included; for private customers to a GLS ParcelShop (if available in the country)

Maximum parcel size and weight:

Weight*WidthHeightLengthCombined length and girth**
30 / 50 kg80 cm60 cm200 cm300 cm

*Maximum country-specific
**Circumference plus the longest side of the parcel

Optional Services

FlexDeliveryService

GLS informs recipients about the delivery and offers a variety of delivery options to choose from.

CashService

Recipients pay for goods on delivery. GLS transfers the payment to the consignor.

DeliveryAtWorkService

GLS delivers directly to a department, an office or a person.

DocumentReturnService

Parcel delivery and return of important documents.

ExchangeService

Delivery and collection of returns at the same time.

Guaranteed24Service

Delivery guaranteed before 17.00 the next working day – countrywide.

IntercompanyService

GLS simplifies intra-company parcel exchange.

Pick&ReturnService

Collection of parcels and delivery to client.

Pick&ShipService

Collection from and delivery to any address.

ShopDeliveryService

Direct delivery to a GLS ParcelShop.

ThinkGreenService

Counterbalance CO2 emissions and improve your own ecological balance.