Last posting dates Christmas 2018 & New Year

In The Netherlands

During the holiday season we do our best to deliver all packages on time. Therefore we would like to inform you on the last posting dates during Christmas 2018 and New Year. Below an overview of the last posting dates and the last inbound dates of 2018 for mail and parcels in The Netherlands. Please note these are the dates of PostNL. For the last posting dates of Royal Mail, scroll down to download the PDF. Happy Holidays!

Last posting dates in The Netherlands for delivery before Christmas 2018 and New Year

Service level: Priority


Letters/cardsChristmasNew Year
Central and Western EuropeDecember 14th, 2018December 19th, 2018
Rest of Europe and JapanDecember 10th, 2018December 13th, 2018
Australia, New Zealand, Canada and United States of AmericaDecember 5th, 2018December 10th, 2018
Rest of the worldDecember 3rd, 2018December 6th, 2018
Packets and parcelsChristmasNew Year
Central and Western EuropeDecember 11th, 2018December 14th, 2018
Rest of Europe and JapanDecember 5th, 2018December 10th, 2018
Australia, New Zealand, Canada and United States of AmericaNovember 30th, 2018December 5th, 2018
Rest of the worldNoveber 28th, 2018December 3rd, 2018

Service level: Standard


Letters/cardsChristmasNew Year
Central and Western EuropeDecember 6th, 2018December 11th, 2018
Rest of Europe and JapanDecember 3rd, 2018December 6th, 2018
Australia, New Zealand, Canada and United States of AmericaNovember 26th, 2018November 30th, 2018
Rest of the worldNovember 22nd, 2018November 27th, 2018

Last inbound dates into The Netherlands for delivery before Christmas 2018 and New Year

Service level: Priority

Letters/cardsChristmasNew Year
Letters/cardsDecember 19th, 2018December 27th, 2018
Packets and ParcelsDecember 17th, 2018December 21st, 2018

Service level: Standard

Letters/cardsChristmasNew Year
Letters/cardsDecember 12th, 2018December 17th, 2018
Packets and ParcelsDecember 10th, 2018December 14th, 2018

Royal Mail: Last posting dates

Please be adviced that the last posting dates for Christmas 2018 and New Year in the table above are those of PostNL. By downloading the PDF you will be up to date of the last posting dates of Royal Mail.