What is UPS Standard?

Best Option When:

UPS Standard is the most cost-effective option for routine shipments between the United States and Canadian provinces and Mexico (guaranteed) Learn more about UPS Standard.
Destinations: Between the 48 contiguous US states and Canadian provinces and Mexico.
Delivery Timeline:
  • Delivery is 1-2 days
  • Mexico & Canada - 3+ Days
Service Overview:
  • Ideal for your less-urgent shipments to and from the U.S. (except Alaska and Hawaii)
  • Door-to-door service provided
  • Up the three delivery attempts made
Tracking and insurance are available for an additional cost.

UPS Standard rates are dependent on where you are shipping from. Learn more.

Available with UPS One Balance. Learn how to open a UPS One Balance account. 

  • Packages can be up to 150 lbs.
  • Packages can be up to 165 inches in length and girth combined.
  • Packages can be up to 108 inches in length.
  • Paid subscribers (Basic and above plans) will see links to email, call, or chat in the upper left corner in-app.

  • Anyone can post questions in our Community forum and other users can assist.


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