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Services

One day

Express shipment that will be delivered the next working day

One day early

Express shipment that will be delivered the next working day before noon

Package types

Parcel

The most basic package type for shipping parcels there is.

Additional services

Saturday delivery

When sending packages on a Friday you can specify that they should be delivered on Saturday (if the carrier supports this).

Requirements:

  • service has to be one_day or one_day_early
  • you'll have to use your own contract with the carrier

Label formats

PDF

  • DIN A5: pdf_a5
  • DIN A6: pdf_a6

Pickup Requests

Shipments with Pickup Requests

If you don't have regular pickups by DHL Express you will have to request a pickup when creating a shipment. Therefore, you can add a pickup element to your shipment request.

Requirements:

  • the date for pickup_time.earliest and pickup_time.latest has to be the same
  • supplying a pickup_address is optional
  • supplying a description is mandatory
  • supplying phone is mandatory for sender and recipient addresses
  • state has to be 2 characters long

Field lengths

  • company: 2 - 35 characters
  • last_name: 1 - 45 characters (firstname + last_name <= 45 characters)
  • care_of: 0 - 35 characters
  • street: 1 - 35 characters (street + street_no <= 35 characters)
  • street_no: 0 - 15 characters
  • zip_code: 1 - 12 characters
  • city: 1 - 35 characters
  • state: 2 characters (for US only)
  • country: 2 characters
  • phone: 1 - 25 characters
  • description: 1 - 35 characters