Reliable parcel shipping

You can send small and large parcels fast and securely within Germany with the DHL Paket.


  • Fast delivery (approx. 1-2 business days)
  • Insurance coverage up to EUR 500 (loss/damage) included in price
  • Shipment tracking online
  • Climate-friendly shipping included in price

Tip: Buy your parcel stamps online and save up to EUR 1.00 over the regular post office price.

Choose online franking and benefit from our lowest Paket prices.

Weight Size Outlet price 1 Online price 1
up to 2 kg max. 60 x 30 x 15 cm - EUR 4.99
up to 5 kg max. 120 x 60 x 60 cm² EUR 6.99 EUR 5.99
up to 10 kg max. 120 x 60 x 60 cm² EUR 9.49 EUR 8.49
up to 31,5 kg max. 120 x 60 x 60 cm EUR 16.49³ EUR 16.49 ³

By the way: Frequent senders can save even more with our Paket economy sets (starting at 10 stamps).

1 All prices are final prices and VAT-free in accordance with VAT legislation unless otherwise indicated in the individual prices quoted.
² Max. combined length and girth (L + 2xW + 2xH) for DHL Paket items up to 10 kg: 300 cm.
³ Price includes VAT.

Pickup We’ll pick up your parcels at your home or at an address of your choice.  
Service free if ordered via DHL online franking (minimum 4 shipments per shopping cart). + EUR 3.00 1
DHL Pickup Set ("Abholset") with 3 pickup orders, online or via telephone. + EUR 12.00 1
With time window: Your shipments will be picked up either between 8 am - 1 pm or 12 pm - 5 pm. + EUR 6.00 1
Visual age check

The visual age check service ensures that your parcels are not delivered to minors (persons under 16 years of age).

+ EUR 1.19 1

The recipient receives the parcel only after paying the specified C.O.D. amount, which is then transferred to your bank account.

+ EUR 6.90 1
Forwarding service

Parcel forwarding service can be ordered in addition to Deutsche Post’s standard forwarding service. A forwarding fee is charged per parcel.

Additional information and ordering

EUR 6.99 1
Roll-shaped items

Shipping roll-shaped items requires a special "Rollenmarke" stamp.

+ EUR 1.50
Return receipt

The sender receives a receipt with confirmation that the shipment has been delivered.

+ EUR 2.15 ²
Bulky items

Items that exceed the maximum dimensions for "Paket" parcels, are neither rectangular nor roll-shaped, or not packed in stable cardboard packaging are considered bulky items.

+ EUR 22.50 ²
Additional insurance

Insurance against loss or damage up to 2,500 EUR

Insurance against loss or damage up to 25,000 EUR

Terms for additional insurance

+ EUR 6.00

+ EUR 18.00

Postage unpaid up to 31.5 kg

The recipient is required to pay the shipping costs for items sent "postage unpaid".

EUR 18.00 1 (Pauschalbetrag)
Preferred day

You determine the workday (Mon - Sat) the parcel is delivered to the recipient.

+ EUR 0.99 1
Preferred time

You specify an evening time window for delivery to the recipient - between 6 and 8 pm or between 7 and 9 pm.

+ EUR 4.75 1,3

1 Incl. VAT.
² For parcels over 10 kg or more than 300 cm girth the following services are subject to VAT: return receipt + EUR 2.56 (incl. VAT); bulky items: + EUR 26.78 (incl. VAT).
3 Usual transit times for parcel apply (see Terms & Conditions). If the first delivery attempt fail, a second delivery will be attempted the following day within the specified time window. The service 
is only available via online franking.