Royal Mail Last Posting Dates 2019

Jun 17, 2024Liza Mirelman

Beat the festive rush and get all your gifts ordered and in the post on time this holiday season with the Royal Mail!

Royal Mail Last Posting Dates 2019
Gifts sent within the UK
Order before 9am on Friday the 20th of December to make the Royal Mail's final day cut off for First Class post to arrive in time for Christmas. 

Gifts sent outside of the UK
Order before 9am on the following days for gifts leaving the UK to arrive on time at the following destinations in time for Christmas.
  • Tuesday 10th December - Cyprus, Malta
  • Wednesday 11th DecemberEastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia)
  • Thursday 12th DecemberAustralia, Greece, New Zealand and Turkey
  • Saturday 14th December - Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA
  • Monday 16th December - Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
  • Wednesday 18th December - Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg

International HM Forces Mail

Order before 9am on Monday the 25th of November for airmailed gifts to operational HM forces overseas and 9am on Friday the 13th of December for airmailed gifts to static HM forces.  

If you have any questions about these dates or anything else just email us at

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