Each of the major shipping services has a deadline that packages must be shipped by to arrive by Christmas Day (Saturday December 25). We’ll share each carrier’s cutoff date here as they’re made available so you can find all the info you need in one place.

USPS holiday cutoff dates
USPS Ground: December 15
First Class Mail: December 17
Priority Mail: December 18
Priority Mail Express: December 23

UPS holiday cutoff dates
Domestic service Ship date
Ground Check the UPS website for deadlines
3-Day Select Dec. 21
2nd Day Air Dec. 22
Next Day Air Dec. 23