Is there a weekend delivery option with FedEx?
In case of most of the postal codes corresponding to metropolitan areas, FedEx Express® does offer the option for Saturday delivery. In case of packages shipped on Friday, shipped must opt for FedEx Priority Overnight® service after selecting the option for Saturday delivery. Similarly, FedEx 2Day® should be chosen for packages to be shipped on Thursday. During the shipment of your package, be sure to select the special handling option for Saturday delivery.
Please note that a surcharge is applied to each of the FedEx Express® shipments delivered in Saturdays. In the website of the company, there are different online tools that can be used to determine your shipments’ transit time.
If you are looking for the shortest time delivery within the same day, you should opt for FedEx® International Next Flight or FedEx SameDay®. The rates and availability can be found by calling 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.
In case of overnight shipments sent on Friday, the package will delivered on Monday if the special handling option for Saturday Delivery is not selected. Similarly, unless this special handling option is selected, the delivery will be on Monday for all FedEx 2Day® shipments sent on Thursday.
What are the overnight delivery options available with FedEx?
FedEx understands that the needs of their customers can vary from time to time. They offer three different options for overnight delivery. The packages shipped via FedEx First Overnight® are delivered between 8am and 9am on the next business day. The delivery deadline for FedEx Priority Overnight® is 10 am on the next business day. On the other hand, with FedEx Standard Overnight®, you can expect the delivery of the package by 3pm on the next business day. If you can wait for a bit longer, the third one is the most cost-effective solution for you.
Depending of the distances and locations involved, overnight delivery service may also be offered by FedEx Home Delivery®, FedEx Ground®, and FedEx Freight®. Please check the company’s website for detailed information on specific overnight delivery facilities based on the destination and origin of the shipments.
How to find out the address where my package has been delivered?
If you are aware of the tracking number for the shipment, it will be possible to access information related to the delivery city and the signature, if the same was obtained.
By utilizing the account number of the payer or shipper and your tracking number, you may also receive an online Signature Proof of Delivery. This will provide you access to detailed information related to delivery, including the address.
After sending a package, is it possible to change its delivery speed or service type?
In general, changing the shipment’s service commitment is not possible after its shipping.
What is the process for the cancellation of a shipment that was booked online?
Cancellation of shipments can be done in FedEx Ship Manager® within the Ship History segment of the company’s website. To enjoy this benefit, please visit fedex.com and click in the tab Ship History after logging in to your FedEx Ship Manager®. Just click the cancel button after selecting the shipment.
In case I lose the printed label, is there a way to reprint it?
Reprinting of the shipping labels can be done by visiting fedex.com and accessing FedEx Ship Manager®. Please note that the reprinting of documents and FedEx labels is possible up to twelve hours from the time of their processing or until local time midnight. To reprint your label, click the reprint button after going to the tab Ship History and selecting the shipment.
How do I receive a delivery signature copy?
It is possible to receive a copy of the signature of the recipient on your FedEx Ground® or FedEx Express® shipment by using the tool Signature Proof of Delivery. This facility is available for most of the shipments delivered with the United States, to Puerto Rico and to Canada. At present, delivery signatures for shipments to other international destinations are not available.
What is the procedure for changing my shipment’s delivery address?
In order to change your shipment’s delivery address, you may get in touch with the FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339. More information related to this facility and the applicable fees can be found at the website’s FedEx Service Guide section.
Additional information related to the delivery address may also be provided by the intended recipients of a shipment by contacting 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339. The intended recipients can also contact the shipper to request an address change, should they want the shipment to be delivered to a different address.
It is also possible to request the package to be held at a nearby FedEx Office location so that you can pick up as per your convenience. In case of FedEx Express®, the delivery station can also hold your packages for pick up.
After shipping, how do I know when my package will be delivered?
The best way to track your package’s status is to fedex.com and look for the estimated delivery date using your tracking number. Though it is not possible to specify any exact time for delivery, depending on your selection of service, we deliver most of our packages within the normal business hours.
You may obtain the tracking number by contacting the shipper, in case you don’t have it already. Even if the shipper is not able to provide you the tracking number, the FedEx Customer service may be able to help you find information related to your shipment. Contact 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339, if the shipper is not able to provide you the tracking number.
Is it possible to know the arrival time of a package while shipping it?
The best way to determine the probable transit tomes for any shipment is to utilize any of the online tools available at the website of FedEx. Before shipping your package, please go through these tools and select the one that serves you the best.
What is the difference between FedEx Ground® and FedEx Express®?
FedEx Express® allows the freedom to opt from many different services. Therefore, depending on the level of your urgency, you can pick the most suitable tome of delivery. This service is perfectly suited for shipments that are time-critical or high-value in nature, and require a fast, planned delivery before a certain time on a specific day.
In case of routine shipments without the need for express speed, FedEx Ground® is an extremely cost-effective solution. This service offers reliable delivery assurance for packages weighing up to 150 lbs. Depending on the distance between the destination and the origin; it is possible to select a precise delivery date.
How can I ship Collect on Delivery (C.O.D.)?
Please visit the Guide to Services segment in the website of FedEx and select the service option Collect on Delivery (C.O.D.). This will provide you all specific information related to the C.O.D. service from FedEx.
How can I select a specific window as my delivery time?
Different varieties of shipping options are offered by FedEx as follows
In case of FedEx Express® shipments, there are several service options for delivery within a certain time slot. You may opt for any service that covers your preferred time.
In case of FedEx Ground®, the shipments are delivered on the scheduled day of delivery by the end of the business day.
In case of FedEx Home Delivery®, the shipments are delivered all days of the week excepting the Sundays between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. There is also the option to schedule a specific delivery time frame by selecting FedEx premium service upgrades such as FedEx Appointment Home Delivery® and FedEx Evening Home Delivery®.
Explore more about FedEx delivery options by visiting the company’s Get Rates & Transit Times application.
What are the FedEx delivery hours?
Depending on the type of service, the FedEx delivery dates and times will vary.
FedEx Express®: Delivery between 8 AM and 6 PM, Monday through Friday (Options for special handling for Saturday Delivery)
FedEx Ground®: Delivery between 8 AM and 7 PM, Monday through Friday.
FedEx Home Delivery®: Delivery between 9 AM and 8 PM, Tuesday through Friday. Saturday delivery is available between 9 AM and 3 PM.
Please remember that depending on location, the specific time of delivery may vary. This is particularly true for the rural areas.
Is there any Money-Back Guarantee backing the FedEx Ground and FedEx Express shipments?
Certainly! In case your shipment is not delivered by the end of the scheduled day of delivery as mentioned on the company website, you may request a credit or refund of the transportation charges. This facility is available for all shipments scheduled to be delivered within the continental U.S.
To find out more details, please visit the Terms and Conditions in the website and check the Money-Back Guarantee section.
I am not able to understand my shipment’s route. Is it a matter of concern, if the shipment gets scanned in a city that appears to be out of the correct route?
Please note that before arriving at the destination for delivery, the shipment may travel through different regional locations for sorting. In many instances, these locations may not be a part of the most direct route between the delivery destination and the pickup location.