Shipping with FedEx Ground

Get ready for fall with fast and affordable shipping that delivers in one to five days1 with FedEx Ground, and expert packing, too. We’ve got you covered.


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How to get started:

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    Peace of Mind on Packing

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Need the convenience of expert packing? We’re here for you. You can have confidence that no matter what the size or shape of your package, we’ll pack your item securely, in just the right box.

We back what we pack. Backed by the FedEx Office® Packing Pledge.

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    Save Money on Shipping

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Want budget-friendly shipping? Get fast and affordable, day-definite shipping with FedEx Ground, backed by our money-back guarantee2. Ground shipping options:

  • Delivery to home address will arrive in 1–5 days1, between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Delivery to business address will arrive in 1–5 days1, by the end of the day
  • Delivery to Canada will arrive in 3–7 days

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    Come Visit Us

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Ready to ship? Bring your item in to a nearby location. Our team members can answer all of your questions about shipping.

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How Do We Determine the Cost?

When you need to ship a package, our team members can help you estimate the cost. Rates are based on origin, destination and scheduled shipping date, and package information such as size and weight.


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When Will Your Package Arrive?

FedEx Ground delivers your package in 1 to 5 days1. The delivery day is guaranteed Monday to Saturday.

Example Shipping Times:

  • St. Louis
  • 1 business day  
  • >      Chicago
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  • Boston     
  • 3 business days
  • >      Atlanta
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  • Seattle           
  • 5 business days
  •  >       Philadelphia
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Use the map tool to enter your ZIP code and see FedEx Ground transit times for your location.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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How long does it take for a FedEx Ground® shipment to arrive?

We deliver in 1–5 business days within the 48 states, depending on the distance. Shipments to Alaska, Hawaii and Canada arrive in 3–7 business days. Delivery is day-definite, meaning by the end of the scheduled delivery day. See how fast your shipment will arrive with our service map tool.

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What size boxes do you have?

We have boxes of all shapes and sizes, and our pros at FedEx Office are experts at finding the right box and creating the perfect custom packing solution.

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How do I ship a return with FedEx Ground?

The easiest way is to bring your item to one of our locations and we’ll handle everything for you.

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Can I use the white FedEx Express packaging for my FedEx Ground shipment?

No, the white boxes are for FedEx Express shipments. Brown boxes can be purchased for FedEx Ground shipments.

Can I ship hazardous materials with FedEx Ground?

Yes, FedEx Ship Centers can ship approved hazardous materials. FedEx Office locations do not accept hazardous materials.

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How do I have a package delivered at a certain time?

FedEx Express® is the answer for time-definite shipping. Options include same-day, overnight, 2-day, and 3-day services.

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More Convenient Services

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Customize or reschedule deliveries with FedEx Delivery Manager®.

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Have your package held at a FedEx location.

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Ship a return for an item.

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Pick up and drop off packages at participating grocery stores and specialty retailers.

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1We deliver in 1–5 business days within the 48 states, depending on the distance. Shipments to Alaska, Hawaii and Canada arrive in 3–7 business days. Delivery is day-definite, meaning by the end of the scheduled delivery day.


2FedEx Money-Back Guarantee
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FedEx Express International Money-Back Guarantee
See the FedEx Express Terms and Conditions for more information on the FedEx Express international money-back guarantee.


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