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FedEx SmartPost®

FedEx SmartPost®

Cost-effective service for your low-weight residential
shipments and returns.

Cost-effective service for your low-weight residential
shipments and returns.

Reduce transit time, minimize handling and maximize cost savings

Rely on efficient residential shipping for your customers’ low-weight packages — for both delivery and returns. FedEx SmartPost provides 100 percent U.S. coverage, including to destinations beyond the U.S. border. Plus, there are no residential or Saturday delivery surcharges.

Service details: FedEx SmartPost

Based on your average daily shipping volume, FedEx SmartPost offers a customized solution: We pick up (or accept drop shipments), provide line haul and deliver your packages to a USPS facility for final delivery by a postal carrier.*
Delivery time Typically 2–7 business days based on the distance to your destination (longer time in transit outside the contiguous 48 states).
Service days Monday–Saturday.
Delivery area 100 percent U.S. coverage, including service to Alaska and Hawaii; Puerto Rico; Guam; U.S. Virgin Islands; all U.S. territories; P.O. boxes; and military APO, FPO and DPO destinations.
CN 22 postal clearance declaration form For SmartPost Shipments to Puerto Rico; Guam; U.S. Virgin Islands; all U.S. territories; and military APO, FPO and DPO destinations, a CN 22 clearance declaration form is required by the United States Postal Service. View CN 22 Postal Clearance Declaration Form
Delivery exceptions FedEx SmartPost does not pick up packages originating outside of the contiguous U.S.
Package size and weight Maximum: 70 lbs., 130" in length plus girth.
Exceptions The following are not available for FedEx SmartPost:
  • Collect on delivery
  • Money-back guarantee
  • Declared value
  • Signature Proof of Delivery
  • Evening or appointment delivery
  • Hazardous materials service
Additional information Contract-only service. For more information, contact your FedEx account executive or call 1.800.463.3339.
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FedEx SmartPost network

To give your residential customers fast delivery and money savings for you, we ship your package from our network of 25 strategically positioned hubs to the USPS destination closest to your customers’ residence.* From there, USPS provides the last leg of delivery directly to their door.

FedEx SmartPost® returns

If you have more than 20 returns of low-weight packages a day, take advantage of FedEx SmartPost Returns. Your customers will enjoy the convenience and you’ll enjoy the cost-effective, reliable solution. Plus, you get the same package-status tracking that comes with all FedEx® services.

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