If you're the type to put off holiday shopping until the last minute, not to worry—there are plenty of speedy ways to ship your items nationwide and ensure that they'll arrive before Dec. 25.
Below is a rundown of United States Postal Service, United Parcel Service, and FedEx deadlines for pre-Christmas arrival. Cost, of course, goes up with the speed of the service.Here are some suggestions and mailing deadline dates from the USPS, Fedex and UPS to ensure your gifts are delivered on time and in one piece:
The USPS has rich holiday planning website. The post offices in Beverly Hills are located at 325 North Maple Dr., 323 N Crescent Dr., 312 S Beverly Dr. and 9777 Wilshire Blvd.
First-Class Mail® Service - Dec. 20
Priority Mail® Service - Dec. 21
Priority Mail Express™ Service - Dec. 23
Standard Post™ Service - Dec. 14
Destination Network Distribution Center (DNDC) Drop Ship- Dec. 19
Destination Delivery Unit (DDU) Drop Ship - Dec. 21
Click here for more USPS information on imports, international mail and military mail.
Click here for the UPS holiday planning website. The nearest store is at 324 S Beverly Dr.
Click here for the UPS shipping dates.
Click here for the main website for FedEx's holiday planning an shipping schedule. The closest locations are 9334 Wilshire Blvd., 9680 N. Santa Monica Blvd. and 8950 W Olympic Blvd.