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The holidays are right around the corner, which means…you guessed it! Holiday Shipping Schedules are here.

We figured why not make things a little easier for our customers and make a cheat sheet for reference. 

Wednesday, Nov. 21st

Normal pickup and delivery service

  • All UPS Next Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Friday, Nov. 23.
  • UPS 2nd Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Monday, Nov. 26 (except those processed and labeled for delivery on Saturday, Nov. 24).

Thursday, Nov. 22nd

Thanksgiving Day!

  • No UPS pickup or delivery service.
  • UPS Express Critical service is available.

Friday, Nov. 23rd

Normal pickup and delivery service

  • UPS pickup and delivery service back to normal in all areas.

Monday, Dec. 17th

  • Regular UPS pickup and delivery service.
  • UPS 2nd Day Air packages picked up today will be scheduled for delivery on Thursday, Dec. 20.
  • UPS 3  Day Select packages picked up today will be scheduled for delivery on Friday, Dec. 21.

Tuesday, Dec. 18th

  • Regular UPS pickup and delivery service.
  • UPS 2nd Day Air packages picked up today will be scheduled for delivery on Friday, Dec. 21.
  • UPS 3 Day Select packages picked up today will be scheduled for delivery on Monday, Dec. 24.

Wednesday, Dec. 19th

  • Regular UPS pickup and delivery service.
  • UPS 2nd Day Air packages picked up today will be scheduled for delivery on Monday, Dec. 24.

Tuesday, Dec. 20th

  • Regular UPS pickup and delivery service.
  • This is the last day to ship UPS 2nd Day Air packages for delivery on Monday, Dec. 24.
  • UPS 2nd Day Air service may also be available for delivery on Saturday, Dec. 22.
  • These packages must be processed and labeled for Saturday Delivery, which is not available to all ZIP codes.
  • All UPS Next Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Friday, Dec. 21.

Friday, Dec. 21st

  • Regular UPS pickup and delivery service.
  • This is the last day to ship UPS Next Day Air packages for delivery on Monday, Dec. 24.
  • UPS Next Day Air service may also be available for delivery on Saturday, Dec. 22.
  • These packages must be processed and labeled for Saturday Delivery, which is not available to all ZIP codes.

Saturday, Dec. 22nd

  • Delivery of UPS Worldwide Express, UPS Next Day Air and UPS 2nd Day Air packages processed and labeled for Saturday Delivery.
  • Pickup service available for UPS Air and international Air packages for regular Saturday pickup customers.
  • UPS On-Call Pickup service is available to all customers for UPS Air and international Air packages.
  • Pickup and delivery of UPS Ground on Saturday packages will be available in many metro area ZIP codes.

Sunday, Dec. 23rd

  • No UPS pickup or delivery service.
  • UPS Express Critical service is available.

Monday, Dec. 24th, Christmas Eve

  • UPS delivery service.
  • Pickup service available only for Air and international Air packages if prearranged by Thursday, Dec. 20.
  • UPS On-Call Pickup service and UPS Drop Boxes are available for Air and international Air packages.

Tuesday, Dec. 25th, Christmas Day

  • No UPS pickup or delivery service.
  • UPS Express Critical service is available.

Wednesday, Dec. 26th

  • Normal pickup and delivery service.
  • UPS 2nd Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Friday, Dec. 28.
  • UPS 3 Day Select packages picked up today will be delivered on Wednesday, Jan. 2.

Thursday, Dec. 27th

  • Normal pickup and delivery service.
  • UPS Next Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Friday, Dec. 28.
  • UPS 2nd Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Monday, Dec. 31 (except those processed and labeled for delivery on Saturday, Dec. 29).

Friday, Dec. 28th

  • Normal pickup and delivery service.
  • UPS Next Day Air packages picked up today will be delivered on Monday, Dec. 31 (except those processed and
    labeled for delivery on Saturday, Dec. 29).

Saturday, Dec. 29th

  • Delivery of UPS Worldwide Express, UPS Next Day Air and UPS 2nd Day Air packages processed and labeled for Saturday Delivery.
  • Pickup service available for UPS Air and international Air packages* for regular Saturday pickup customers.
  • UPS On-Call Pickup service is available to all customers for UPS Air and international Air packages.
  • Pickup and delivery of UPS Ground on Saturday packages will be available in many metro area ZIP codes.

Monday, Dec. 31st

  • Delivery of UPS Air and international Air packages only.
  • Pickup service available only for Air and international Air packages if prearranged by Thursday, Dec. 27.
  • UPS On-Call Pickup service and UPS Drop Boxes are available for Air and international Air packages.

Tuesday, Jan. 1st, New Year's Day

  • No UPS pickup or delivery service.
  • UPS Express Critical service is available.

After New Year’s Day, all shipping will go back to normal!

Feel like printing this schedule out? We’ve got the official UPS Holiday Schedule here for you to check out.

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