Freight shipping services that fit your needs

Need to ship large items over 150 lbs. within the U.S. or internationally? Use this guide to
help you compare freight shipping options by delivery date, destination and special needs.

Need to ship large items over 150 lbs. within the U.S. or internationally? Use this guide to help you compare freight shipping options by delivery date, destination and special needs.

Choose a service based on when and where you need it

Delivery date

Destination

What we offer


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Less-than-truckload (LTL) freight delivery typically within 1–3 days (depending on your origin and destination)

Throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico


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Less-than-truckload (LTL) freight delivery typically within 3–6 days (depending on your origin and destination)

Throughout the U.S. and Canada

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Day-definite delivery of U.S.
air freight in 1, 2 or 3 days

All 50 states

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Day-definite delivery of international air freight in 1, 2 or 3 days

More than 130 countries and territories

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International air freight delivery within 5 days

More than 130 countries and territories

Delivery date

Destination

What we offer


big rig icon

Less-than-truckload (LTL) freight delivery typically within 1–3 days (depending on your origin and destination)

Throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico



big rig icon

Less-than-truckload (LTL) freight delivery typically within 3–6 days (depending on your origin and destination)

Throughout the U.S. and Canada



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Day-definite delivery of U.S.
air freight in 1, 2 or 3 days

All 50 states



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Day-definite delivery of international air freight in 1, 2 or 3 days

More than 130 countries and territories



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International air freight delivery within 5 days

More than 130 countries and territories

Do you have special freight shipping needs?

Special need

Destination

What we offer


Next business day delivery of U.S. air freight by 9 a.m. or 10:30 a.m.

All 50 states



Door-to-door delivery of U.S. air freight
within hours

All 50 states



Delivery of international freight on next available flight

More than 220 countries and territories



Airport-to-airport time-definite delivery of controlled items, dangerous goods and consolidated freight shipments in 1, 2 or 3 days

Other types of freight services

Ocean freight forwarding services

Get reliable ocean delivery services
to and from select U.S. and international ports.

Get reliable ocean delivery services
to and from select
U.S. and international ports.

Custom flights with FedEx® Charters

Use our fleet of aircraft to move your sensitive, high-value and time-definite freight shipments almost anywhere.

Air freight forwarding services

Choose international air freight
forwarding services that connect
you with all major global markets.
Get end-to-end service and support.

Large-volume LTL shipments

If your large-volume LTL freight shipment isn’t urgent, you can get economical rates by taking advantage of unused truckload space.

If your large-volume LTL freight shipment isn’t urgent, you can get economical rates by taking advantage
of unused truckload space.

Dated release service

Get help to plan and the power to execute. Our team and nationwide distribution network can move items with release dates such as DVDs
and books.

Get help to plan and the power to execute. Our team and nationwide distribution network can move items with release dates such as DVDs and books.

Distribution and consolidation service

Evaluate your supply chain and get help to create strategic, cost-effective solutions using our nationwide network of distribution centers.

Temperature control and increased security freight

FedEx Custom Critical® solutions specialize in same-day and overnight delivery of freight—and White Glove Services® for the most delicate shipments.


1Hawaii service is to and from the island of Oahu only.
2Hawaii and Alaska excluded from 3-day delivery.
3Delivery by 9 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. to most areas
4Door-to-door within hours, depending on availability
524 hours a day to most areas