Reliable parcel delivery

To send a parcel with GLS means 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 on the next working day. In Europe delivery times are generally between 48 and 96 hours.

GLS delivers Monday to Friday during normal business hours. Parcel products can be combined with optional services, meaning that GLS is also able to meet special delivery requirements e.g. delivery on Saturdays.


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

  • early information of parcel recipients about the delivery by e-mail,
  • widest range of delivery options for recipients available on the market – directly accessible via links in e-mails.

Shipment to private households becomes less complicated and customer satisfaction increases. The service is available for national and transnational parcels between twelve European countries – without any additional costs.

National shipment


The basic product for national parcel delivery.

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International shipment


The basic product for Europe-wide parcel delivery.

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Optional services

GLS parcel products and express delivery can be combined with additional value-added services to meet specific needs.

Shipping service

Regular dispatch

Business-to-business and business-to-customer shipping solutions for companies – national and international.

Send business parcels

Express service

GLS delivers nationally before 10.00 or 12.00 on the next working day. Delivery on Saturdays is possible as well.

Express delivery