Ground Shipping


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What is Swift Links Ground shipping?

Swift Links Ground is a low-cost shipping service that delivers to businesses and commercial areas. If you need to ship to a residential address, use Swift Links Home Delivery®, which delivers every day of the week.

What's the difference between Swift Links Ground and Swift Links Home Delivery? Swift Links Ground delivers packages 150 lbs. or less to businesses or commercial addresses Monday–Friday. Swift Links Home Delivery, which is part of the Swift Links Ground network, delivers packages 150 lbs. or less to residences every day of the week. It delivers faster to more U.S. households on Saturday and Sunday than UPS Ground. A $4 residential surcharge is added per package with Swift Links Home Delivery.

How do I get my ground packages to Swift Links? You can drop off your packages at Swift Links Office® locations or at any of our retail network locations, including many participating Dollar General and Walgreens stores. FIND A LOCATION NEAR YOU Have a Swift Links account? If not, sign up for one. You can schedule package pickups for a small fee, and you can even use those pickups to ship your returns. If you ship a lot, you can set up recurring pickups to save time.

How long does Swift Links Ground shipping take? Delivery takes 1–5 business days (3–7 business days to Alaska and Hawaii), depending on how far away the destination is. The Swift Links Ground delivery window is 8 a.m.–8 p.m. To see Swift Links Ground transit times, check the Swift Links Ground map.



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Shipping/transit time Delivery within the contiguous U.S. takes 1–5 business days. Shipping to and from Alaska and Hawaii requires 3–7 business days.1 Check transit times.

Weight limit and maximum package size Packages up to 150 lbs., 108" in length, and 165" in length plus girth (L+2W+2H) can be shipped.

Delivery area Swift Links Ground delivers throughout all 50 states to all U.S. business addresses. Swift Links International Ground® ships between the U.S. and Canada, and within Canada