Send smaller parcels abroad

DHL Päckchen International is DHL’s low-cost option for sending smaller parcels abroad with optional insurance coverage.


  • Starting at EUR 8.89
  • Parcel shipping to more than 220 countries and territories
  • Additional savings with online franking
  • Insurance coverage available

* Maximum dimensions DHL parcel international: L + B + H = 90 cm, no side longer than 60 cm

Zone Dimension Outlet Price in EUR 1 Online Price in EUR 1
EU (Zone 1)

Päckchen L + B + H = 90 cm (No side shall exceed 60 cm)
9.00 8.89
Switzerland (Zone 2) 16.00 12.70
World (Zone 3 - Zone 8) 16.00 15.89

Prices high-volume shippers: Save on shipping costs starting at 10 parcels!

1 All prices are final prices and VAT-free in accordance with VAT legislation unless otherwise indicated in the individual prices quoted.

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 3.001
DHL Pickup Set ("Abholset") with 3 pickup orders, online or via telephone. + EUR 12.001
With time window: Your shipments will be picked up either between 8 am - 1 pm or 12 pm - 5 pm. + EUR 6.001
Collection order for DHL Paketkasten (collection from DHL Paketkasten even if you're not home). free of charge
Roll-shaped items For shipping roll-shaped items, an additional roll surcharge must be booked.

+ EUR 1.79 (EU)1, 3

+ EUR 1.79 (World)

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 6.991
Insurance and shipment tracking Parcels sent via DHL Päckchen International with the additional insurance option require a signature of the recipient or an authorized person. In case of parcel loss or damage, DHL will reimburse you up to EUR 50.00 (proof of posting required). EU
+ EUR 2.50²
+ EUR 4.00²

Send your item with DHL Paket International for dimensions up to 120 x 60 x 60 cm and a maximum weight of 31.5 kg.

1 Incl. VAT
2 The service is only available via DHL Online Frankierung
3 For this service, the postage for parcels up to 10 kg will be increased by the legal VAT.