When shipping via shipcloud business rates, you must comply with the maximum permissible package dimensions and weight of the respective carrier.

📌 If you exceed these package dimensions and weights, you may incur additional costs per shipment. shipcloud reserves the right to pass on these surcharges to you. You can also find more information about possible surcharges of the carriers here in our Help Center in our "Carriers" collection.

Maximum dimensions and weight limits in comparison

DHL

DPD

UPS

Max. weight

DHL Standard

max. 31,5 kg


DHL Warenpost

max. 1 kg


DHL Retoure

max. 31,5 kg


Parcel shop
max. 31,5 kg

Standard packages

max. 31,5 kg


Small packages

max. 3 kg


Returns

max. 20 kg


Parcel shop

max. 20 kg

Standard packages

max. 31,5 kg




Parcel shop

max. 20 kg

Max. dimensions

DHL Standard

max. 120 x 60 x 60 cm


DHL Warenpost

max. 35,3 x 25 x 5 cm


DHL Retoure

max. 120 x 60 x 60 cm


Parcel shop
max. 120 x 60 x 60 cm

Standard packages

longest side max. 175 cm*


Small packages

longest side max. 50 cm


Returns

longest side max. 100 cm


Parcel shop

longest side max. 100 cm

Standard packages

longest side max. 100 cm,

second longest side max. 76 cm




Parcel shop

longest side max. 97 cm,

second longest side max. 76 cm

Max. girth*

DHL Standard

max. 360 cm



DHL Retoure

max. 360 cm


Standard packages

max. 300 cm


Small packages

max. 111 cm


Returns

max. 250 cm


Parcel shop

max. 250 cm

Standard packages

max. 300 cm




Parcel shop

max. 300 cm

Min. dimensions

DHL Standard

min. 15 × 11 × 1 cm


DHL Warenpost

min. 10 x 7 x 0,1 cm


DHL Retoure

min. 15 × 11 × 1 cm


Standard packages

min. size DIN A5


Small packages

min. size. DIN A5


Returns

min. length DIN A5


Parcel shop

min. length DIN A5




* Girth = (2x height + 2x width + longest side).

**Volume weight = length x width x height; each value rounded to the nearest whole centimeter) in cm / 5000.


Good to know: via our shipment quote in the shipcloud WebUI, in addition to the shipping label prices, you will also be shown the maximum package dimensions and weights.


Any further questions? We are happy to help you.


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