Holiday planning

GLS delivery times may differ from normal state during the holiday season. To ensure your parcels reach the recipient on time, GLS recommends that you take adapted transit times into account. All published times are subject to changes and errors.

Parcel & Express

Shipping dateDelivery date
  The NetherlandsBelgium GermanyFrance*Great Britain*Denmark
Monday
11-11-2019
Armistice
Day (BE)
12-11-201913-11-2019
(+1 day)
13-11-201913-11-201913-11-201913-11-2019
        
Friday
20-12-2019
 23-12-201923-12-201927-12-2019
(+3 days)
24-12-201927-12-2019
(+3 days)
27-12-2019
(+3 days)
Monday
23-12-2019
 24-12-201924-12-201930-12-2019
(+5 days)
26-12-2019
(+1 day)
30-12-2019
(+5 days)
30-12-2019
(+5 days)
Tuesday
24-12-2019
 27-12-2019
(+2 days)
30-12-2019
(+5 days)
30-12-2019
(+4 days)
30-12-2019
(+4 days)
30-12-2019
(+4 days)
30-12-2019
(+4 days)
Wednesday
25-12-2019
Christmas------------------------------------------
Thursday
26-12-2019
Christmas------------------------------------------
Friday
27-12-2019
 30-12-201930-12-20192-1-2020
(+2 days)
31-12-201931-12-20192-1-2020
(+2 days)
Monday
30-12-2019
 31-12-201931-12-20193-1-2020
(+2 days)
3-1-2020
(+2 days)
3-1-2020
(+2 days)
3-1-2020
(+2 days)
Tuesday
31-12-2019
New Year's
Eve
2-1-2020
(+1 day)
3-1-2020
(+2 days)
3-1-2020
(+1 day)
3-1-2020
(+1 day)
3-1-2020
(+1 day)
3-1-2020
(+1 day)
Wednesday
1-1-2020
New Year's
Day
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* Depending on the destination in the country, the delivery times may differ.

Freight

Shipping dateDelivery date
  The NetherlandsBelgium/Luxembourg    
Friday
8-11-2019
 11-11-201912-11-2019    
Monday
11-11-2019
Amistice
Day (BE)
12-11-201913-11-2019
(+1 day)
    
        
Friday
20-12-2019
 23-12-201923-12-2019    
Monday
23-12-2019
 24-12-201924-12-2019Limited operation*
Thuesday
24-12-2019
 27-12-2019
(+2 days)
30-12-2019
(+5 days)
Limited operation*
Wednesday
25-12-2019
Christmas--------------    
Thursday
26-12-2019
Christmas--------------    
Friday
27-12-2019
 30-12-201930-12-2019Limited operation*
        
Monday
30-12-2019
 31-12-2019
(+1 day)
31-12-2019
(+2 days)
Limited operation*
Tuesday
31-12-2019
New Year´s
Eve
2-1-20203-1-2020Limited operation*
Wednesday
1-1-2020
New Year´s
Day
--------------    
Thursday
2-1-2020
 3-1-20203-1-2020    
Friday
3-1-2020
 6-1-20206-1-2020    

* Ask your dedicated contact person about the collection and delivery times that may differ during the holiday season.