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Placing a Vacation Hold Is a Breeze

Placing a Vacation Hold Is a Breeze

Sign up for FedEx Delivery Manager® to request a Vacation Hold, and we’ll hang on to your FedEx Express and FedEx Ground packages for up to 14 days while you’re away. It’s easy and free.

Sign up for FedEx Delivery Manager® to request a Vacation Hold, and we’ll hang on to your FedEx Express and FedEx Ground packages for up to 14 days while you’re away. It’s easy and free.

Take Care of Your Deliveries, Before You Go

STEP 1: So you know you’re going out of town and don’t want to worry about deliveries while you’re gone. What’s next? First, you need to be enrolled in FedEx Delivery Manager to place a Vacation Hold. You can sign up for free, or log in if you are already enrolled, to get started today.

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STEP 2: When’s the big trip? With your Vacation Hold, you can choose a range of dates that line up with your travel plans. We’ll hold your FedEx Express and FedEx Ground packages for up to 14 days and automatically resume deliveries after your specified end date, once you’re home. Plus, you can download the FedEx Mobile® app to easily schedule a Vacation Hold anytime, anywhere.

STEP 3: Make sure everything looks right, then set it and forget it by clicking “Confirm.” You’re ready to go relax with peace of mind, knowing that FedEx will hold on to your deliveries while you’re on vacation. Easy, right?

Leave Your Worries at Home With a Vacation Hold

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Security

Your packages will be kept safe and secure while you are out of town, rather than sitting on your porch.

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Free

It costs you nothing to place a Vacation Hold with FedEx Delivery Manager. We have you covered.

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Peace of Mind

It’s easy to check off your vacation to-do list, so you can focus on having a great trip.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Vacation Hold policy for FedEx deliveries?

When you place a Vacation Hold, FedEx Express and FedEx Ground deliveries to your residential address are suspended for a date range you specify, up to 14 days. We’ll resume normal delivery on the first business day after your specified end date.

Why isn’t my Vacation Hold working?

Your Vacation Hold may not appear to be working because it is not a package that can be held by this service. Only FedEx Express and FedEx Ground packages are eligible for a Vacation Hold.

How much does a Vacation Hold cost?

It’s absolutely free! Just sign up for FedEx Delivery Manager, also free, to place your Vacation Hold.


Get more control over your deliveries, even while you’re on vacation, with FedEx Delivery Manager.