Do UPS drivers drive on weekends?
UPS Ground packages are generally delivered anytime Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. (and sometimes later) to residences, and to business addresses during their normal business hours Monday through Friday. Weekend delivery is available in eligible locations.
Do UPS deliver on a Saturday?
UPS delivers on Saturdays across Europe
To gain a bit more control of when your parcel arrives, UPS My Choice® offers advance notice that a parcel is en route, and you can choose to have your parcel shipped to a convenient UPS Access Point ™. *Deliveries may vary based on the shipper and your location.
Is Saturday a business day for UPS?
UPS and FedEx both work on standard business days (Monday-Friday), and do not deliver on Saturday (unless Saturday delivery is specified) or Sunday. Please do not include the day that your package ships when calculating delivery days in transit.
Why does UPS not deliver on Saturday?
For UPS and FedEx Home services, the residential surcharge is two-fold. During the week, recipients may not be home to accept parcels—thus making theft more likely. Additionally, Home services are able to deliver on Saturday, making a residential surcharge a value-added feature.
Do UPS facilities operate on weekends?
UPS delivers on Saturdays to homes in more than 100 U.S. metro areas. Sometimes faster delivery – even just one day – makes all the difference. With Saturday delivery* from UPS, you can receive your orders up to two days faster than before, and at no extra cost.
What days does UPS not deliver?
UPS is closed on New Year’s (Jan 1), Independence Day (July 4), Thanksgiving (Nov 25), and Christmas Day (Dec 25). UPS Express Critical® is still available. View the operating hours for other holidays for your location. UPS® pickup and delivery services are available.
What time does UPS deliver on weekends?
If you pick Next Day Air Early services from UPS your package will arrive around 9 AM on Saturday, whereas the standard Next Day Air services will usually arrive somewhere between noon and 1:30 PM on Saturday.
What time do UPS stop delivering on Saturdays?
Other than time-definite air deliveries, shipments are generally delivered anytime between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. (and sometimes later) to residences, and by close of business for commercial addresses. UPS cannot schedule a specific delivery time within that window.
How do I get a UPS package on Saturday?
UPS is the only carrier that will pick up all services on Saturday, so shipments can reach their destinations one day sooner. With a scheduled Saturday pickup, you can also opt-in to receive Saturday deliveries at no additional cost. To enroll in UPS Saturday commercial deliveries, please call 1-800-PICKUPS.
What is UPS Early AM delivery time?
If the shipment needs to be there as fast as possible, Next Day Air Early A.M. is a good option. Delivery Time: Delivery by next business day at 8 A.M. to all major cities in the Continental 48 states. Delivery by 8:30 – 9:30 A.M. to most other U.S. cities, including Anchorage, Alaska.
Can I pick up a UPS package before delivery?
Only UPS keeps your packages within your control. UPS Delivery Intercept allows you to interrupt your package before it’s delivered using your automated UPS shipping or tracking system–so you can return, redirect, or hold your package. It’s easy to use, but your customer will think you moved mountains.