USPS Holiday Shipping Rates

Info on the temporary 2022 USPS Holiday Shipping Rate Increase (starting Oct 2, 2022)

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The USPS implemented a temporary holiday shipping rate increase starting at 12:01 am ET Sunday, October 2, 2022 through 11:59 pm ET Sunday, January 22, 2023 for the peak holiday season.

The USPS holiday rate increase will only impact domestic shipping products. International shipping rates will not change.

Domestic rates will increase based on the distance (shipping zones) the package is traveling and the weight of the package.

  • Priority Mail Express will see an average rate increase of 2.1% during the 2022 holiday period. For packages weighing between 0-10 lbs, Commercial Base (online postage) rates will increase $0.25 for Zones 1-4 and $0.80 for Zones 5-9. For Priority Mail Express packages weighing between 11-25 lbs., rates will increase $0.75 for Zones 1-4 and $2.80 for Zones 5-9. For packages weighing between 26-70 lbs., rates will increase $3.00 for Zones 1-4 and $6.50 for Zones 5-9. All Priority Mail Express Flat Rate Envelopes will increase $0.75.
  • Priority Mail will see an average rate increase of 6.1% during the 2022 holiday period. For packages weighing between 0-10 lbs, Commercial Base (online postage) rates will increase $0.25 for Zones 1-4 and $0.80 for Zones 5-9. For Priority Mail packages weighing between 11-25 lbs., rates will increase $0.75 for Zones 1-4 and $2.80 for Zones 5-9. For packages weighing between 26-70 lbs., rates will increase $3.00 for Zones 1-4 and $6.50 for Zones 5-9. All Priority Mail Flat Rate Boxes and Envelopes will increase $0.75.
  • First Class Package Service will see an average rate increase of 8.4% during the 2022 holiday period. For packages weighing up to 15.999 ounces, Commercial Base (online postage) rates will increase $0.25 for Zones 1-4 and $0.40 for Zones 5-9.
  • Parcel Select Ground will see an average rate increase of 4.2% during the 2022 holiday period. For packages weighing between 0-10 lbs, Commercial Base (online postage) rates will increase $0.25 for Zones 1-4 and $0.40 for Zones 5-9. For Parcel Select Ground packages weighing between 11-25 lbs., rates will increase $0.75 for Zones 1-4 and $1.60 for Zones 5-9. For packages weighing between 26-70 lbs., rates will increase $3.00 for Zones 1-4 and $5.50 for Zones 5-9.
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Shipping Service

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022

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Shipping Service:

Priority Mail Express (0.5 lb.)

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$27.25 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$26.95 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$23.75 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$23.50 and up

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Shipping Service:

Priority Mail (1 lb.)

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$9.00 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$8.70 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$7.62 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$7.37 and up

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Shipping Service:

Priority Mail Regional Rate Box A

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$13.03 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$10.68 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$8.63 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$8.38 and up

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Shipping Service:

Priority Mail Regional Rate Box B

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$13.53 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$11.18 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$9.13 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$8.88 and up

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Shipping Service:

First Class® Package Service (1 oz.)

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$4.80 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$4.50 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$3.62 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$3.37 and up

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Shipping Service:

Parcel Select Ground® (1 lb.)

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

Not Available

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

Not Available

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$7.47 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$7.22 and up

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Shipping Service:

Media Mail (1 lb.)

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$3.49

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$3.49

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$3.49

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$3.49

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Shipping Service:

Retail Ground® (formerly Standard Post® – 1 lb.)

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$8.80 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$8.50 and up

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

Not Available

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

Not Available

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Shipping Service:

Library Mail (1 lb.)

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$3.32

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$3.32

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

Not Available

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

Not Available

Post Office/Retail Rates

Stamps.com Rates

Flat Rate Boxes

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022

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Flat Rate Boxes :

Priority Mail Small Flat Rate Box

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$10.40

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$9.45

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$9.00

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$8.25

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Flat Rate Boxes :

Priority Mail Medium Flat Rate Box

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$17.05

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$16.10

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$15.00

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$14.25

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Flat Rate Boxes :

Priority Mail Large Flat Rate Box

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$22.45

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$21.50

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$19.95

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$19.20

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Flat Rate Boxes :

Priority Mail APO/FPO/DPO Large Flat Rate Box

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$20.95

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$20.00

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 2 through Jan 22, 2023:

$18.45

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 9 through Oct 1, 2022:

$17.70

Post Office/Retail Rates

Stamps.com Rates

Flat Rate Envelopes

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021

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Flat Rate Envelopes:

Priority Mail Express Flat Rate Envelope

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$27.90

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$26.95

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$24.25

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$23.50

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Flat Rate Envelopes:

Priority Mail Express Padded Flat Rate Envelope

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$28.45

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$27.50

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$24.70

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$23.95

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Flat Rate Envelopes:

Priority Mail Express Legal Flat Rate Envelope

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$28.05

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$27.10

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$24.50

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$23.75

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Flat Rate Envelopes:

Priority Mail Flat Rate Envelope

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$9.90

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$8.95

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$8.50

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$7.75

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Flat Rate Envelopes:

Priority Mail Padded Flat Rate Envelope

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$10.60

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$9.65

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$9.20

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$8.45

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Flat Rate Envelopes:

Priority Mail Legal Flat Rate Envelope

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$10.20

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$9.25

2022 Postage Rates – Holiday : 

Oct 3 through Dec 26, 2021:

$8.80

2022 Postage Rates – Non-Holiday : 

Jan 24 through Oct 2, 2021:

$8.05

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