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About this service

  • Overnight delivery service

  • Fully tracked with named confirmation of delivery

  • Collection and drop-off options available

  • Up to £200 compensation for loss or damage, with the option to buy extra cover up to £2,500

  • 100% refund if your parcel’s delayed

Parcelforce Worldwide irelandexpress

Check your parcel’s size and weight to find the right price. Make sure the service you use provides enough compensation cover.


Maximum dimensions

Length: 1.5m
Length and girth combined: 3m
Weight: 30kg


Max weight Price
500g £16.68
2kg £16.68
5kg £17.70
10kg £21.12
15kg £27.96
20kg £33.36
25kg £44.58
30kg £48.78
30kg £48.78


Includes up to £200 compensation. Option to increase compensation cover to £2,500

Preparing to send abroad

Ready to send?

Make sure you’ve packed and prepared your items in advance. Then pop into your nearest Post Office branch

Common questions

  • No, for Parcelforce Worldwide irelandexpress service you won’t need to complete a customs form for items sent from Northern Ireland to the Republic of Ireland.

  • Yes. You’ll need to do this when sending items overseas using any of our international express post services. See our full list of restricted and prohibited items.

  • Delivery time is guaranteed. If your parcel doesn’t arrive by the stated time, we’ll refund 100% of the delivery cost. We also cover you against loss or damage up to £200.

    If you wish, there is the option to buy extra cover up to the value of £2,500.

  • Yes, they do. It’s important to check the item you’re sending is allowed in the destination country so we’ll pay compensation in the event of loss or damage.