Is Overnight Shipping Really Overnight?

FedEx overnight shipping

Delivery as early as 8:00 am the next business day for most US destinations.

FedEx Priority Overnight: Delivery by 10:30 am on the next business day to most US destinations, with remote area delivery by 5:00 pm.

FedEx Standard Overnight: Delivery by 3:00 pm to most US addresses.

Is FedEx overnight really overnight?

FedEx Standard Overnight. FedEx Standard Overnight® provides next-business-day delivery by 3 p.m. to most addresses, and by 4:30 p.m. to rural areas. Service days are Monday through Friday, with Saturday pickup available in many areas for an additional charge.

What time do you have to ship for overnight?

Overnight Delivery (Next Business Day) typically by 10:30 a.m. Guaranteed overnight delivery for your day-definite shipments. Ideal for packages that need to be delivered early in the business day.

How much is overnight delivery?

A USPS overnight flat rate envelope ships to “most places” for only $17.50 regardless of weight or distance. If you can fit it in the envelope, it’s only $17.50. UPS and FedEx don’t do that, so prices vary depending on what you’re sending.

What is first overnight vs Priority Overnight?

Standard Overnight (SO) shipments typically have a next-day, 3.30 pm delivery time commitment (to most places). Priority Overnight (PO) have a next-day, 10.30 am time commitment. You didn’t ask, but there is First Overnight (FO) with an 8.00 am time commitment.