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If you’re looking at sending parcels to and from Falkirk, Scotland, this page is set up to help you. We have listed all you need to know so that you can quickly and efficiently find what you’re looking for. Take a look below to make your sending process as straightforward as possible!
To send a parcel in Falkirk is a simple process as it is part of the United Kingdom, therefore rules that apply in England and Wales, also apply in Dundee. The Royal Mail operates in all of Falkirk in delivering mail, and all of the major courier companies including UPS, Parcel Force, FedEx, TNT and DHL all send to and from the city of Falkirk. Falkirk itself is a small to medium sized town on the Eastern coast of Scotland, and with a population size of over 35,000 people, it is one of the larger towns in the country. It has also always benefited from its close link to the neighbouring capital, Edinburgh.
The services for arranging parcel delivery in Falkirk of course also include various options to accommodate differing parcels. We realise that the size, weight, and shapes of parcels vary greatly, and go far beyond the standard cardboard box. You will see that our pages allow for you to get the best prices, whatever you may be sending, guaranteeing you cheap parcel delivery in Falkirk.
We have a broad range of companies and services listed to offer you the biggest choice possible, but some of the biggest, best and highest rated couriers include some of the names below. For example, the DHL Service Point on the High Street in Falkirk, will offer competitive prices, which you will find below, and also the peace of mind of using one of the most reputable and safest brands in the world in DHL. Secondly is David Nisbet Transport, a local business that has high ratings for its competitive price and service. However its network range may differ to the biggest companies. Thirdly, HM Express located in 2 Braemar Gardens offers great prices, more of which you will find below. They also offer an efficient and highly rated service. So you can make sure that your parcels get to their destination safely, securely and on time. Finding the cheapest parcel delivery in Falkirk has never been easier.
Take a look at our following sections to see more information on prices and any other tips you may need to send obtain cheap parcel delivery in Falkirk.
Prices will of course vary depending on the size, shape and of course the distance you’re sending your parcel. Prices will also vary within Scotland as due to the isles in the north being particularly difficult to get to, you will need specific services and timings for these places may vary, meaning finding the cheapest parcel delivery in Falkirk can sometimes be difficult.
For most of the postcodes in Scotland, prices won’t vary from the prices you would pay to send a parcel to London, Manchester, Newcastle, Liverpool or Bristol, but as mentioned above, there are some exceptions.
For parcels under the 10kg limit, you will be able to send parcels for a cheaper price, with various suppliers offering competitive prices around the £10 mark. As mentioned regarding the outer highlands and islands surrounding northern Scotland, specific services apply. For postcodes where normal services do not apply check the list provided here:
IV3 – IV40, IV52 – IV54, IV63
KW1 – KW14
PA20 – PA40
PH19 – PH40, PH50
All HS (Western Isles)
IV41 – IV51, IV55 – IV56 (Skye)
KA27 (Arran), KA28 (Millport)
KW15 – KW17 (Orkney)
PA41 (Gigha), PA42-PA49 (Islay), PA60 (Jura), PA61 (Colonsay),
PA62 – PA76 (Mull), PA77 (Tiree), PA78 (Coll)
PH41 (Muck), PH42 (Eigg), PH43 (Rum), PH44 (Canna)
All ZE (Shetlands)
Using the Post Office as a guide, and obviously ignoring the postcodes above, simple prices include: sending via first class stamp, a small parcel, under 20kg and not exceeding the sizes of 45cm x 35cm x 16cm, the price is just £3.40 to try and get a next day delivery. This also offers a compensation cover of up to £20 so if you are sending a parcel that contains more valuable goods, we recommend you send the parcel tracked and also insured, depending on the value of the item. With 2nd class stamps, also on small parcels, the principle is exactly the same, except it will cost you only £2.90, but you will have to sacrifice on delivery time as 2nd class parcels will generally take 2-3 days to arrive at their destination.
Some couriers will also offer the service of coming to you to pick up your parcel but this will be included in premium services. For a typical parcel (30cmx30cmx30cm x 3kg) most couriers and parcel deliveries will offer next day delivery to all mainland destinations in the UK, including the Isle of Wight. This will again be for a price of around £10.
Same day offers a range of parcel delivery services in Falkirk, and they can organise special delivery services to match your needs. They offer comprehensive delivery options, which include same day, next day, or tracked delivery. This is at a competitive price to match that of the other companies such as DHL.
There may be additional surcharges for parcels delivered to the islands but you will be able to receive individual quotes. All in all, our services are concentrated and focused on offering the most efficient and speedy service so that you can get your parcel to your desired destination as soon as possible. Now, you can arrange delivery with Falkirk parcel delivery courier experts simply and easily. No matter the services you require when it comes to arranging cheap parcel delivery in Falkirk, we will ensure that you are covered. Whether you’re a business or an individual, find the cheapest parcel delivery in Falkirk online, today!
You’ll be aware that sending a parcel in Falkirk doesn’t differ from sending parcels from elsewhere in the British Isles, but there is some useful information that will help you. First of all, as you will have realised, due to its location in Scotland, all couriers offer specific services dependent on where you are sending it to within the British Isles as times and prices vary. Essentially it is dependent on either mainland UK or to include the islands and highlands to the North. Dependent on the service you use, prices for the Scottish highlands start from £8.95 for parcels up to 25kg in weight and £9.65 for parcels that go up to 30kg in weight (not including VAT).
When using specific Falkirk parcel delivery couriers, each will have their own delivery collection and drop off location. For example, DHL are located on the High Street and Delta Parcel is located on Ross Crescent. Depending on the best price that you’re able to find, you will find a collection point close to you, particularly as Falkirk is a relatively small town compared to neighbouring Edinburgh. For larger parcels that you struggle to carry, not only will this affect the price of parcel delivery in Falkirk, but this will also mean that you will need to look into the collection of your parcel as an option. All major couriers provide this possibility in Falkirk, and with our comprehensive service, we will make sure you get the cheapest parcel delivery in Falkirk.
We will offer as many options as possible to ensure a cheap parcel delivery in Falkirk for you, whether you’re in Airth, Denny or Grangemouth. So why not browse all of the delivery options you have available to you for parcel delivery in Falkirk at Parcel Delivery now, as you’re sure to find something that will help you get your desired item from A to B! Book an expert in Falkirk parcel delivery, today!