Zone-Based pricing for First Class package service

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As of January 27th, 2019 USPS First Class Package Service follows zone-based pricing. Shipping rates for packages are now based on the distance your package will be traveling. Using the zip code of the packages origin and the destination zip code along with the weight of your package, the USPS calculates a zone-based rate. To determine the zone of your package visit the USPS Domestic Zone Chart. Stamps.com customers can automatically see the zone-based rate when shipping with First Class Package Service.

2019 First Class Package Service Rates by Zone

First Class Package Service Zone 1&2

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $2.66 $0.00
2 $2.66 $2.66 $0.00
3 $2.66 $2.66 $0.00
4 $2.66 $2.66 $0.00
5 $2.79 $3.18 $0.39
6 $2.92 $3.18 $0.26
7 $3.05 $3.18 $0.13
8 $3.18 $3.18 $0.00
9 $3.34 $3.82 $0.48
10 $3.50 $3.82 $0.32
11 $3.66 $3.82 $0.16
12 $3.82 $3.82 $0.00
13 $4.10 $4.94 $0.84
14 $4.38 $4.94 $0.56
15 $4.66 $4.94 $0.28
15.999 $4.94 $4.94 $0.00
First Class Package Service Zone 3

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $2.68 $0.02
2 $2.66 $2.68 $0.02
3 $2.66 $2.68 $0.02
4 $2.66 $2.68 $0.02
5 $2.79 $3.20 $0.41
6 $2.92 $3.20 $0.28
7 $3.05 $3.20 $0.15
8 $3.18 $3.20 $0.02
9 $3.34 $3.85 $0.51
10 $3.50 $3.85 $0.35
11 $3.66 $3.85 $0.19
12 $3.82 $3.85 $0.03
13 $4.10 $4.98 $0.88
14 $4.38 $4.98 $0.60
15 $4.66 $4.98 $0.32
15.999 $4.94 $4.98 $0.04
First Class Package Service Zone 4

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $2.70 $0.04
2 $2.66 $2.70 $0.04
3 $2.66 $2.70 $0.04
4 $2.66 $2.70 $0.04
5 $2.79 $3.22 $0.43
6 $2.92 $3.22 $0.30
7 $3.05 $3.22 $0.17
8 $3.18 $3.22 $0.04
9 $3.34 $3.88 $0.54
10 $3.50 $3.88 $0.38
11 $3.66 $3.88 $0.22
12 $3.82 $3.88 $0.06
13 $4.10 $5.02 $0.92
14 $4.38 $5.02 $0.64
15 $4.66 $5.02 $0.36
15.999 $4.94 $5.02 $0.08
First Class Package Service Zone 5

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $2.76 $0.10
2 $2.66 $2.76 $0.10
3 $2.66 $2.76 $0.10
4 $2.66 $2.76 $0.10
5 $2.79 $3.28 $0.49
6 $2.92 $3.28 $0.36
7 $3.05 $3.28 $0.23
8 $3.18 $3.28 $0.10
9 $3.34 $3.96 $0.62
10 $3.50 $3.96 $0.46
11 $3.66 $3.96 $0.30
12 $3.82 $3.96 $0.14
13 $4.10 $5.12 $1.02
14 $4.38 $5.12 $0.74
15 $4.66 $5.12 $0.46
15.999 $4.94 $5.12 $0.18
First Class Package Service Zone 6

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $2.84 $0.18
2 $2.66 $2.84 $0.18
3 $2.66 $2.84 $0.18
4 $2.66 $2.84 $0.18
5 $2.79 $3.36 $0.57
6 $2.92 $3.36 $0.44
7 $3.05 $3.36 $0.31
8 $3.18 $3.36 $0.18
9 $3.34 $4.06 $0.72
10 $3.50 $4.06 $0.56
11 $3.66 $4.06 $0.40
12 $3.82 $4.06 $0.24
13 $4.10 $5.24 $1.14
14 $4.38 $5.24 $0.86
15 $4.66 $5.24 $0.58
15.999 $4.94 $5.24 $0.30
First Class Package Service Zone 7

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $2.96 $0.30
2 $2.66 $2.96 $0.30
3 $2.66 $2.96 $0.30
4 $2.66 $2.96 $0.30
5 $2.79 $3.49 $0.70
6 $2.92 $3.49 $0.57
7 $3.05 $3.49 $0.44
8 $3.18 $3.49 $0.31
9 $3.34 $4.19 $0.85
10 $3.50 $4.19 $0.69
11 $3.66 $4.19 $0.53
12 $3.82 $4.19 $0.37
13 $4.10 $5.38 $1.28
14 $4.38 $5.38 $1.00
15 $4.66 $5.38 $0.72
15.999 $4.94 $5.38 $0.44
First Class Package Service Zone 8

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
2 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
3 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
4 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
5 $2.79 $3.63 $0.84
6 $2.92 $3.63 $0.71
7 $3.05 $3.63 $0.58
8 $3.18 $3.63 $0.45
9 $3.34 $4.33 $0.99
10 $3.50 $4.33 $0.83
11 $3.66 $4.33 $0.67
12 $3.82 $4.33 $0.51
13 $4.10 $5.53 $1.43
14 $4.38 $5.53 $1.15
15 $4.66 $5.53 $0.87
15.999 $4.94 $5.53 $0.59
First Class Package Service Zone 9

Commercial Base Pricing

Weight Not Over (Oz.) 2018 2019 Change
1 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
2 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
3 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
4 $2.66 $3.09 $0.43
5 $2.79 $3.63 $0.84
6 $2.92 $3.63 $0.71
7 $3.05 $3.63 $0.58
8 $3.18 $3.63 $0.45
9 $3.34 $4.33 $0.99
10 $3.50 $4.33 $0.83
11 $3.66 $4.33 $0.67
12 $3.82 $4.33 $0.51
13 $4.10 $5.53 $1.43
14 $4.38 $5.53 $1.15
15 $4.66 $5.53 $0.87
15.999 $4.94 $5.53 $0.59
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