UPS (United Parcel Service) is an express logistics company founded in 1907 and headquartered in Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States. UPS has grown to become one of the largest shipping companies in the world. It is the preferred shipping method for most customers who want their packages delivered quickly, UPS offers air freight on an overnight or two-day basis and delivers to PO Boxes through UPS SurePost, a subsidiary that moves packages to the United States Postal Service for last mile delivery. For UPS to be as big as we see it today, it needs a large number of employees, as they now have more than 534,000 employees. UPS delivers approximately 15 million packages to 6.1 million customers in more than 220 countries around the world.
UPS provides a variety of logistics services to suit any customer's needs, for example these are the common services that UPS offers to United States customers:
Services provided by UPS :
- UPS Ground : The delivery time can take up to 5 days.
- UPS 3-Day Select : This service is a land transportation service for less-sensitive express shipments. and it can take up to 3 business days to be delivered.
- UPS 2nd Day Air : This service is for packages that must be delivered within 2 business days.
- UPS Next Day Air : This service for package that require overnight service.
- Next Day Air Saver: This service for packages that will be delivered afternoon.
- Next Day Air: This service for packages that will be delivered in the next 10:30 AM.
- Next Day Air Early: guaranteed overnight shipping by 8:30 AM for major US cities and 9:30 AM to most other destinations.
- UPS Express Critical: This is the fastest UPS service. Delivers in all 50 states.
How do I track UPS parcels?
To track a UPS parcels, put the tracking number in the field above, click on "Carrier" button and select "UPS", if you are not sure which carrier delivers your shipment, then leave the system to choose the carrier automatically on your behalf, after that click on "Track" button, then you will be redirected to the tracking results page where you will find detailed information about your shipment including locations and dates.
How does UPS tracking numbers look like?
UPS tracking numbers has many different forms the most popular form starts with 1Z followed by 15 random characters A-Z and 0-9 e.g. 1Z110R72DA42018137, 1ZW874E10340825763.
an other popular form for the UPS tracking number starts with letters 'DT' followed by 12 digits e.g. DT123456789123, DT723499789065.
an other popular form for the UPS tracking number is the tracking number is just random digits e.g. 92748909900767543479734748, 92748909841038583576744036
All UPS tracking numbers can be summed up as follows:
(# = Letter / * = digit /! = Digit or letter)
- *** *** ***
- *** *** *** *
- # *** *** *** *
- DT1 *** *** *** **
- DT7 *** *** *** **
- 1Z!!!!!!!!! *** *** *
- 92 *** *** *** *** *** *** **
- 92 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
- 10 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** **
How do I find my UPS tracking number?
if you purchased a package from online stores like eBay or Amazon or AliExpress or any online store they will provide you with a tracking number so you can track your package, This tracking number could belong to any logistics company such as UPS, So how can I find my tracking number if I ordered a package online?
You can get your tracking number if the seller marks your order as shipped, they will provide you with the tracking number via email or the invoice of your order, So please check your email or the invoice to see if you find it there.
if you still didn't find the tracking number please contact the store directly to provide you with the tracking number.
If you are the seller or the sender you can get your tracking number through one of the following options:
- If you shipped your package via ups.com, you will receive a confirmation email with your tracking number.
- To get the tracking number, you can also sign up with "UPS My Choice"
if you are unable to obtain your package or shipment tracking number, you can use the "Track by reference" feature, which you will find on the UPS website.
Can I track shipments of "UPS Mail Innovations" or "UPS Ground"?
Yes, you can track your UPS Mail Innovations parcels as well as UPS Ground parcels. To track a parcel, put your UPS Mail Innovations or UPS Ground parcel tracking number in the field above and click the Track button. As we explained above.
How long does it take for UPS to deliver your shipments?
UPS Ground packages usually take between 1-5 business days to be delivered
UPS will take 2-6 business days to deliver a package from Europe countries to the United States.
UPS will take 1-6 business days to deliver parcels within the United States.
For international parcel delivery, UPS usually takes 7-15 business days for parcels to be delivered. the delivery time some times will take longer depending on the location of the destination country. The smaller the distance between the country of origin and the country of destination, the faster the delivery.
How long does it take for UPS to deliver domestic parcels within Germany?
UPS takes 1-2 business days to deliver packages to most areas within Germany.
What does it mean that the parcel or shipment is in a "in transit" state for UPS?
package in transit, means that the parcel is on the way to the receiver.
What does it mean that the parcel or shipment is in a "Delivered" state for the UPS?
Delivered means that the recipient of the parcel has received it and the delivery process has ended.
What does it mean that the package or shipment is in a "Return to Sender" state for UPS?
This means that the recipient has not received the parcel for any reason, and after the delivery period has expired, it is automatically returned to the sender.