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Christmas Last Order Dates & Times

Something Different - Christmas Last Order Dates & Times


It's that time of year again... CHRISTMAS IS ON IT'S WAY!

Seems a bit early right? But, we're pretty sure you didn't hear it from us first, after all, retail shops of all kinds have already being stocking up on warm winter clothing, from cozy PJ's to plush fleece socks and much more, all ready for the cold winter months ahead.

So with the festive season 'creeping' up on us, we wouldn't want any of your customers to miss out on securing any of our STAND OUT MERCHANDISE!

With that in mind, we've listed below the last dates we can receive your orders, to ensure our team can process and ship any goods out to you in time for Christmas.


UPS/DPD Christmas Standard Delivery Dates

(Last Order Date for 'IN STOCK' Products)

Bulgaria, Greece 6th December

10th December

*Allow 7- 9 days for delivery

Canary Islands, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Romania

11th December

13th December

*Allow 6 days for delivery

Estonia, Finland, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden, Ukraine

12th December

16th December

*Allow 5 days for delivery

Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Slovakia, Spain

13th December

17th December

*Allow 4 days for delivery

Austria, Denmark, Switzerland 16th December

18th December

*Allow 3 days for delivery

Belgium, Channel Islands, France,
Germany, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Rep of Ireland, Northern Ireland

17th December

19th December

*Allow 2 days for delivery

United Kingdom 18th December

20th December

*Allow 1 day for delivery

PLEASE NOTE: These dates do not apply if the delivery address is listed as a remote / extended area, as per the UPS website. 
If you are unsure if your delivery address is classed as a remote/extended area,  you can check this by downloading the Excel file on their website. CLICK HERE


Royal Mail Xmas International Economy Delivery Dates

(Last Order Date for 'IN STOCK' Products)



Africa, Asia, Australia, Caribbean, Central & South America, Far & Middle East, New Zealand

2nd October 4th October
Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, USA 9th October 11th October

Cyprus, Greece, Iceland, Malta, Turkey, Eastern Europe

(except Czech Republic, Poland & Slovakia)

30th October 1st November

Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland

13th November 15th November
Operational BFPO's 21st November 25th November
Static BFPO's 11th December 13th December
2nd Class 16th December 18th December
48 Tracked 17th December 19th December
1st Class & 24 Tracked 18th December 20th December
Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed 19th December 23rd December


Please contact our customer support team for any further queries and questions you may have on +44 (0)1278 423600, or alternatively you can email us at:
We will work with you, to ensure your customers get their Christmas gifts when they need them.


From, 'The Reindeer Transit Authority' here at Something Different.


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