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Interparcel News & Updates


Interparcel News

Keep up to date with news from Interparcel and the world of parcel deliveries!
We'll let you know here first of any changes or disruptions to our services.

Last Christmas posting dates 2016

2nd December 2016
Please see the below link showing the last dates to send your packages before Christmas!

Click here.

Interparcel Christmas Opening Hours 2016

2nd December 2016
Please see our opening hours over the festive period!

Click here!

August Bank holiday

25th August 2016
Interparcel will close at 5pm on Friday 26th August 2016 and re open at 8.30am Tuesday 30th after the late August Bank holiday.

We'll still be available to respond to emails over the long weekend and we'll be operating our online chat 9-5pm on Bank Holiday Monday if you need us.

Whilst the carriers do not collect on Bank holiday Monday (or deliver), not everything closes down for the weekend!...
  •  You could book a Friday collection for a Saturday delivery.
  •  or opt for one of our drop off services. These are available at many convenient locations and ideal if you need to get your parcels on the move over the weekend - click here to see our full range of drop off services.
Failing that, we'll be collecting again from Tuesday as usual - but don't forget the website never closes, you can book online 24 hours a day!

We hope you have a great Bank holiday, last one now until Christmas!

Fraudulent use of Interparcel name (Spam emails)

17th March 2016
We have received reports that emails have been received by individuals & companies allegedly from manifesting to be from Interparcel as order confirmations.

Interparcel have not sent these out. These emails are spam containing pdf malware.

Interparcel order confirmations are only sent once an order has been placed and will be the same order number as you see on the screen in front of you at the time of placing your booking.

If you have any concerns with an email you've received please contact us on 0333 3000 700 and we can verify for you.

New! Pay with Amazon!

22nd October 2015
Interparcel are pleased to now be accepting Amazon Payments.

With Amazon Payments you'll be able to log into your existing Amazon account and use any of the Credit or Debit cards you have saved for one click checkout. Amazon do not share your card information and you'll be covered by the same buyer protection plan as available on amazon itself.

Amazon payment offers a quick method to pay at the end of your order, no entering the long card number and other credentials, just login with your Amazon account and click pay, you won't be redirected either, it's really that easy!

You'll be able to see you purchases through, not your usual Amazon account, but don't worry, your same log in will work.

It's quick, easy and we're able to offer this new payment method with no surcharge either!

Give it a try and pay with Amazon today!

New Courier DX

21st August 2015
New Courier DX (Delivered Exactly)

We are pleased to announce the launch of two new services with the courier company DX  

The new services start from just 9.59 (inc. VAT) for an economy service with 2 day delivery and 9.78 (inc. VAT) for the Express next day delivery

Why not get a quote today!

New DPD Shop-To-Door service

21st August 2015
The new DPD 'Shop-To-Door' service is now available through Interparcel.

The service starts at just £7.50 (inc. VAT) for next day delivery and offers a choice of 2,500 drop off points including Halfords and over 1,400 independent shop across the country.

You can send parcels weighing up to 20KG and with many of the drop off points open over the weekend & later on in the evenings, this is a great solution to sending your parcels at a time convenient to you.

Find your nearest parcel drop shop and book your DPD delivery today with Interparcel  

TNT Timed services launched for EU & International

12th May 2015
Newly available TNT timed services for deliveries into Europe and many International destinations....

Choose from delivery by 9am, 10am or 12 at competative rates too, click here and get a quote today!

Are Brits losing their sentimental side? our survey reveals....

9th March 2015
Our latest survey based on 'Sentimentality' and the Great British public reveals some interesting statistics.

Of the 2,000 people surveyed, 16% have never sent a postcard; 20% have never made a photo album and 29% have never made a homemade gift.

77% of the respondents think as a nation we are 'obsessed' with being online and 60% get excited when they receive a gift in the mail.

so get posting today!

How Patient are you? Play our game!

10th February 2015
How patient do you think you are?

Following the study we carried out on the British public to see how long it takes to become impatient, we thought why not let more people take part? So we created a game for you to play to test just how patient you are!

Give it a go and find out! Click here!

New DPD Services

9th February 2015
We've just added two great new services for international shipments.
DPD Air Express offers fast delivery worldwide, while DPD Air Classic offers a slightly slower but more competitively priced service.

New Courier Direct Entry

5th September 2014

We are pleased to launch a new service with leading courier company Direct Entry

The new service is for parcels and packages delivered into the majority of European destinations

Delivery is from just five working days for 17.40 inc. VAT

Click here to find out more and book your parcel

Your Preferences - Your Way

21st October 2013
How do you like to see your prices? With VAT or without?

Perhaps you'd like receive a delivery SMS Notification automatically for each booking? Perhaps not?

We've added a new Account Preferences section where you can now choose default settings for all your bookings. Just select the 'My Account' menu option at the top of the page once you've logged in.

And, we're planning to add more customisation options, so check back soon!

SMS Alerts now available

21st October 2013
We've recently added a new feature we think you'll like - Mobile Phone SMS Alerts.

Would you like to be notified once your package has been safely delivered?

Or maybe the person receiving the package would like to know when it has been loaded onto the van ready for delivery?

Then choose one of our SMS Alerts and we'll text the alert straight to your mobile phone. At only 20 pence per alert, they're great value too.

Post NL name change - and a new service!

29th July 2013
Our popular Post NL services have been rebranded as TNT Post, and we now have a new TNT Post packet service available too.
If you're sending small packets up to 1kg to Europe or worldwide, you'll find this service offers great value from only 12.

New services - UPS UK & Europe Dropoff

15th April 2013
We're pleased to launch a couple of new services, in partnership with UPS.

Now you can drop off your package at one of thousands of convenient UPS Access Points across the country.
Look out for the UPS UK Standard Dropoff service for domestic shipments, and UPS Standard Dropoff service for parcels going to Europe.

Next time you send a package, why not save yourself the hassle of having to wait in for a collection!

Click here to book!

New Service - Parcelforce 48 Dropoff

19th March 2013
New Service launched today - Parcelforce 48 Dropoff. 

Drop your consignment to your local Parcelforce depot instead of waiting in for a collection.

Click here to book!

Same Day Services - Now available 24/7!

20th December 2012
If you need to get something delivered as soon as possible, then you'll be pleased to know that your parcel can be collected and delivered at any time of the day or night, every day of the week.

Just Click Here to view our range of Same Day services. It costs a little more, but for shorter distances can be surprisingly cheap!

Beat the Royal Mail price increase

1st May 2012
This week we've seen Royal Mail introduce their biggest annual price increase since 1975 closing the gap between small packet and Courier pricing.

There is no better time to look at Interparcel services which bring you further reductions from the leading UK carriers!

Prices start from 3.99 + VAT. Please see our quote and book section for a tailored quotation for your consignment

New City Link 'Same day collection' Cutoff Times

17th October 2011
From Monday 17th October, the same day collection cutoff times for City Link services will be no later than 9am.
Any existing earlier cutoff times will not be affected.

New 'Email Me This Quote' feature

23rd September 2011
Ever wanted to have a record of a quote you've requested? Now you can! Just click on the 'Email Me This Quote' button on the quote page and have the quote delivered straight to your inbox.

You can even click on the 'book' button on the list in the email at any time enabling you to book through our site without having to list the parcel, sizing, and postcodes if quoted again.

Try it today!

New Service - City Link Economy

27th June 2011
If you've tried our City Link Next Day service, you'll already know how good it is.

Well, now we've created an exclusive new service, just for you.
Our new City Link Economy service offers UK delivery within 1 - 2 working days, from only 7.49 + VAT.

There's no delivery guarantee with this service, but at this price it's great value for money!

Prepay Now Available

13th April 2011
You can now choose to pay for your parcel deliveries by Prepay.
The funds you credit to your account are used each time you pay by Prepay, which makes the checkout process much quicker.
Simply select 'Prepay' from your 'My Account' menu to begin.

Newly added to Prohibited Items - Printer / Toner Cartridges / Printers / Fax Machines or Photocopiers to any destination outside of the UK

2nd November 2010
Following the recent security incidents, with immediate effect we are unable to send any Ink or Toner cartridges or any equipment that could contain as such, including Printers, Photocopiers and Fax Machines to any destination outside of the UK. Sending of these items outside of the UK is therefore strictly Prohibited.

City Link services suspended

6th August 2010
City Link services are currently unavailable while we update our integrated systems.
These services will be back on line within the next few days.

Free Address / Postcode Finder

31st October 2007
If you need to verify any UK address or postcode, then Click Here to try our new address finder.

This powerful tool can search similar sounding addresses, print labels, and allow you to search up to 20 times per day free of charge.

Urgent Same Day? Book Online!

12th September 2007
If you have an urgent shipment that needs to be there as soon as possible, then try our Same Day services from DHL.

We offer a choice of dedicated Motorcycle or Small Van to suit your needs.

You can get a price and book online at

Fraudulent use of Interparcel name (Lottery Scam)

18th May 2006
We would like to alert our customers to an email scam, which fraudulently uses the Interparcel name / logo and requests internet consumers to make payments via money transfer in order to release prize winning cheques or goods.

Interparcel is in no way affiliated to this fraud, and does not deliver cheques on behalf of any lottery company.

The police are aware and working with us and other courier companies to shut down these criminals.

If you are in any doubt as to the authenticity of any Interparcel communication, please use the Contact Us form on our website or call 08719 112113.

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