Rates for USPS Media Mail to United States

0.5lbs parcel going from United States to United States
Rates are based on shipments from New York to Los Angeles. Signup to check rates for different origin cities.

USPS Media Mail is not available to ship with this weight to this destination

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Cheapest and Our Pick

USPS - First Class
3 - 3 working days
3.0 / 5 57 votes

Drop-off

Free Pickup

USPS - First Class
USD 3.67
USD 5.10
- 28%

Fastest

USPS - Priority Mail Express
1 - 2 working days
4.0 / 5 3 votes

Drop-off

Free Pickup

USPS - Priority Mail Express
USD 32.45
USD 38.18
- 15%

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Shipping with USPS Media Mail

Ratings

Based on key criteria from users and recipients, USPS Media Mail has the following ratings

  • Support: 2/5
  • Tracking: 2/5
  • Speed: 2/5
  • Overall: 3/5
Market Served: Global
  • What is USPS Media Mail?

    • A cost-effective way to send media and educational materials.
  • Pricing

    • Budget

    * Compared to other courier services available on the Easyship platform

  • Pricing Calculation

    • By actual weight
  • Return Policy

    • No
  • Insurance Policy

    • Insurance is not offered by USPS Media Mail

    *Easyship offers comprehensive insurance sold separately

  • Handover Type

    • No pickup
    • Allows dropoff
  • Import Tax Handling

    • Both Sender and Receiver Can Pay The Taxes
  • Schedule Delivery

    • Not offered
  • Delivery Attempts

    • Up to Three Attempts
  • Maximum Measurements

    • Height: -
    • Length: -
    • Width: -
    • Weight: 70 lbs
    • Volume: -
  • Prohibited Items

    • Limited to books&collectibles and audio&video.

Common questions about USPS Media Mail

  • How does USPS Media Mail work?

    To create a shipment with USPS Media Mail , you must enter your shipment details (such as address and item details) and purchase a shipping label. Print out your shipping labels and attach to your package and then dropoff your package at a designated dropoff location. Dropoff locations can be found here . From there, USPS will arrange shipment to your final destination.

    This whole process can be managed on the Easyship platform.

  • How do I track a USPS Media Mail shipment?

    You can track USPS Media Mail shipments using the tracking number for the shipment provided and visiting the USPS website .

  • How do I contact USPS for a shipment?

    You can generally contact USPS at their website or calling 1-800-275-8777 . In most cases, shipments created on the Easyship platform will provide you all the visibility you need on a shipment.

  • What are the shipping rates for USPS Media Mail?

    Pricing varies based on shipment details and destination.

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  • How long will delivery take for a USPS Media Mail shipment to United States?

    Delivery time varies on origin and destination.

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  • Is there a USPS location near me?

    You can find the full list of USPS locations in United States here .

  • What can I ship with USPS Media Mail?

    USPS Media Mail do not have many restrictions on what you can ship, however you should be mindful that things such as alcohol, food & other items are generally restricted to most locations. With USPS Media Mail , limited to books&collectibles and audio&video.

  • Does USPS Media Mail require a signature on delivery?

    USPS Media Mail offers an optional signature on delivery service. Whether a signature on delivery will be required or not will be decided by the sender at time of shipment creation.

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