The reliable parcel shipment in France: GLS transports parcels weighing up to 30 kg securely and rapidly within France.

There are no distance limits. The standard delivery time for parcel shipment within France to most areas is less than 24 hours and up to 48 hours to more distant regions. GLS delivers parcels usually the next working day before 18.00.

  • Shipment tracking in real time
  • Parcel shipment within France to most areas in less than 24 hours
  • Liability up to the value of the goods, maximum € 690 per parcel
  • Digital recipient signature accessible online
  • Second delivery attempt included; for private customers to a GLS ParcelShop

Maximum parcel size and weight:

WeightWidthHeightLengthCombined length and girth*
30 kg80 cm60 cm200 cm300 cm

*Measures of the parcel: 2 x width + 2 x height + length

Optional Services


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


Direct delivery to a Point Relais®.


The returns service: Recipients can return easily their parcel free of charge.


Collection of parcels and delivery to client.


Collection from and delivery to any address.


Increased liability for high-value goods.


Certified GDP-compliant shipment of pharmaceuticals and medicinal products.

PharmaService Plus

GDP-compliant shipment of pharmaceuticals with a guaranteed delivery time.