You can ship with certainty throughout the Christmas period. Here’s important news about FedEx holiday operating schedules and service adjustments.

We'll be implementing a few changes to our operating plans, effective from Monday December 15th 2014, through Wednesday January 7th 2015. These adjustments are being made in order to reflect the requirements of our customers during this time period and to ensure we can maintain the highest service standards for you and your packages.

For the duration of this period we respectfully request that you have your packages ready for your courier at least one hour earlier than the standard scheduled collection time.

Before you ship, please read our five handy tips for stress-free Holiday Shipping.

Important: To ensure you have the most up to date transit, cut off and delivery time information, please check on or by contacting customer service.


Holidays Opening Dates and Opening Hours 2014-2015

Date Shipment Pick Ups & Deliveries Call Centre Opening Hours
Friday 19 December Open 7:30am - 7:30pm
Saturday 20 December Closed Closed
Sunday 21 December Closed Closed
Monday 22 December Open 7:30am - 7:30pm
Tuesday 23 December Open 7:30am - 7:30pm
Wednesday 24 December(1) Open 7:30am - 6:00pm
Thursday 25 December Closed Closed
Friday 26 December Closed Closed
Satuday 27 December Closed Closed
Sunday 28 December Closed Closed
Monday 29 December(1) Open 7:30am - 7:30pm
Tuesday 30 December(1) Open 7:30am - 7:30pm
Wednesday 31 December(1) Open 7:30am - 6:00pm
Thursday 1 January Closed Closed
Friday 2 January Open(2) 7:30am - 7:30pm

(1) 1.00pm cut-off time for bookings.
(2) Excluding Scotland due to public holiday.
Please be aware that FedEx Express may need to modify its operational schedules between 24th December 2014 and 2nd January 2015 which may impact pick up, delivery and transit times. Please contact Customer Service if shipments need to be received on those dates.


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FedEx wishes you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!