Choosing the right parcel delivery service for you By Fiona McLellan 14th June 2016
Choosing the best option for shipping parcels.
If speed is your overriding criterion for shipping Pharos Parcel has a courier service to match.
Sometimes speed is not so important but finding the cheapest courier service is, we also have courier services to suit your needs.
Your Pharos Parcel quote will show you prices for each of our parcel delivery services relevant to your delivery needs. Here’s what each one offers you.
Express – our fastest courier service – This service is using UPS air service
- Next day delivery by noon throughout most the UK - guaranteed
- Delivery by noon next working day throughout most major cities in Europe
- Delivery by noon in major cities in most of the USA and Canada
- Rest of World delivery within 1-3 business days
Express Saver – the best of both worlds – This service is using UPS air service
- Delivery by end of next working day to most of the UK - guaranteed
- Delivery by end of the next working day throughout most of Europe, US and Canada
- Rest of World Delivery within 1 – 4 working days
Standard or Classic Europe Service – making your money go further in the UK and Europe – Using either DPD who have won awards for their predict service, or UPS our tried and tested service. Both combine service and cost
- Europe delivery in 2 -6 working days from collection – a great service at a competitive price with a text or email service to your receiver if using DPD. Both services are fully tracked to your door.
Standard UK Service - Next day delivery* from collection to most parts of the UK using UPS, a great value service with the option to drop your parcel into a local access point.
- Perfect for getting a parcel delivered next day at a really great cost.
Expedited – a more cost effective solution to the Rest of the World – Using UPS Expedited service
- Rest of World delivery in 3-7 business days
*On UPS and DPD services from most addresses in the UK, if your order is made before 11.45 am, collection will be made the same day
Getting your courier service – and your parcel - moving
To find out just how competitive these courier services really are, get an online quote for your next parcel delivery. Once you’ve selected the best option, you’re just three clicks from completing your booking and your parcel is ready to go.
It's really that simple!
Delivery times are for guidance only and are not guaranteed, unless otherwise stated. *Collection times vary according to geographical area.