Later acceptance times for priority parcels

Press release dated 11.04.2011

Swiss Post is extending acceptance times for PostPac Priority items at 64 post offices in Switzerland. This means that over 200 post offices will now accept parcels until 4 p.m. for next-day delivery. Customers will be able to locate the nearest post office offering this service using the popular Swiss Post app.

Acceptance times for PostPac Priority items will be extended at 64 post offices throughout Switzerland with immediate effect. These parcels will now be accepted at over 200 selected post offices until 4 p.m. As a rule, all other post offices and agencies will continue to accept parcels for next-day delivery until 12 noon only. PostPac Priority items mailed on a Saturday will be delivered on Tuesday. Over the last few years, 98 percent of parcels have reached their destinations on time, a world best.

Find out fast with the Swiss Post app

The easiest way for customers to find their nearest post office with extended acceptingance times for parcels later is using the Swiss Post app for all conventional smartphones. The app has already been downloaded by around 150,000 customers and used almost 3 million times. Both smartphone and online (www.swisspost.ch/locations) searches pinpoint the post offices clearly on a map. Alternatively, Customer Service (0848 888 888) is always happy to provide information on the nearest post office offering this service.