1. Get Your Package Ready

First things first – you need to pack your items in a sturdy box. If you don’t have one, you can order supplies online or buy one at The UPS Store. 

  • Seal your box with plastic or nylon tape at least two inches wide. Don’t use duct tape.
  • Wrap items separately and use cushioning material. Get packaging tips.
  • Keep in mind, there are additional rules for special-care and prohibited items.
  • You’ll need to know the dimensions and weight of your box.

2. Get a Label

You could always take your package to The UPS Store, but it’s easy to make a label online, too. You can:

  • Choose how fast you want your package to arrive.
  • See how much it will cost.
  • Pay by card or PayPal, or pay in store at a UPS location.

3. Get It to UPS

Almost done! You’ve got three options to get it to UPS:

  • We can come to you (for an additional fee) Schedule a pickup. 
  • Drop it off at a UPS location. Be sure to bring your identification.
  • Hand the labeled package to your friendly neighborhood driver.