What does it mean when it says FedEx SmartPost?

FedEx SmartPost is a shipping service that utilizes both FedEx’s ground shipping network and the U.S. Postal Service. In this hybrid model, shippers give parcels to FedEx in whatever way they normally would. FedEx transports that shipment through its trucks, warehouses and fulfillment centers.

Is FedEx SmartPost delivered by USPS?

FedEx SmartPost® is a cost-effective U.S. residential shipping option for low-weight, high volume shipments, utilizing the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) for final delivery. FedEx SmartPost reaches every U.S. address and is ideal for less time-sensitive shipments.

How do I track a package from FedEx SmartPost?

Track FedEx Smartpost Return by using our tracking service at parcelsapp.com or in our iOS/Android apps. Locate FedEx Smartpost Returns tracking number (it’s usually all digits like 02394653084833154920), enter it into package search field above and click Track Package.

Why does FedEx SmartPost take so long to deliver?

FedEx SmartPost time to deliver can be 2-5 days longer than ground or home delivery. This is due to the additional shipper involvement once USPS takes over that last leg. Count on a guaranteed additional day just for that reason.

Why did FedEx give my package to USPS?

Why Would My FedEx Mail Be Passed To USPS? Your FedEx mail will only be passed to USPS if you have used a service such as FedEx Ground Economy. This service makes use of USPS’s extensive mail network to offer cheap and reliable postage options to businesses.

Why is my package taking so long FedEx?

Several variables can influence how fast your FedEx package arrives at your address. Storms, incorrect shipping addresses, and missing documentation can delay your package which makes FedEx take longer to deliver it.

How do I track a package that was transferred from FedEx to USPS?

If you’re looking to track a FedEx parcel after it has been transferred into the USPS system, you can still use the tracking number provided by FedEx, but you need to add “92” to the start of the number. This changes it from a 20 digit number to a 22 digit number, making it compatible with the USPS tracking system.

Why did my package go from FedEx to USPS?

FedEx’s method is SmartPost, a low-cost shipping option by which the package is carried across the country via FedEx’s system, then handed off to the U.S. Postal Service for the last mile or so, said Erin Truxal, a FedEx Ground spokeswoman.

How long does it take to get a package from FedEx SmartPost?

–7 business days
How long does it take for SmartPost to deliver? Generally, SmartPost (FedEx Ground Economy) takes 2–7 business days based on your destination’s distance (longer time in transit outside the contiguous 48 states). Also, the service days are Monday through Saturday.

How long does FedEx SmartPost usually take?

– FedEx SmartPost is a service that averages roughly 4 days of transit time within the U.S., and can be used to ship to both commercial locations and residences.

How do I know if FedEx transferred my package to USPS?

How do I track a package that was transferred to USPS?

How can I track my package that was transferred to UPS, USPS?

  1. Visit usps.com.
  2. Paste the Tracking Number into the “Track” field.
  3. Click the blue arrow, or hit enter to search.

How reliable is FedEx SmartPost?

Based on our experience and data, while transit times are longer than Ground and Home Delivery, the reliability of SmartPost is quite good, meaning it consistently reaches its destination in the timeframe specified by FedEx.

How do I track a FedEx SmartPost package?

Enter FedEx SmartPost Tracking number in following online tracker system to track and trace your Courier, Parcel, Package, USPS POB, Shipping Carrier and Get Real time delivery status details online. FedEx SmartPost Contact Details:- Customer Support Phone number: +1 800 247 4747 Tracking Number Format Sample: Usually “92” + 20 digits.

Does FedEx SmartPost ship to Hawaii?

SmartPost is also available to ship to Alaska and Hawaii, although the transit times can be fairly lengthy for these destinations outside of the contiguous U.S. We also hear claims that FedEx SmartPost is bad, which can mean a few things, but, in general, folks are referring to the reliability of the service.

Is SmartPOST a good or bad service?

When compared to regular home delivery or ground services offered from FedEx and other carriers, SmartPost can be considered a unique service, although we would not consider it to be a “bad” service.