Get the UPS Holiday Schedule 2018 here. You will also get the services they provide on the holidays. UPS has more than 4 lakh staff which includes 362,000 inside the US and about 88000 in other countries. The staff consists of the package handlers, UPS drivers, clerks etc. UPS delivered more than 15 million packages per day. UPS don’t provide many holidays to their employees. There are only total six days on which UPS is closed and their employees are on holidays. The UPS Holiday 2018 list is given below:
The UPS Holiday 2018 list is given below:
- January 2, Monday: New Year’s Day
- May 29, Monday: Memorial Day
- July 4, Tuesday: Independence Day
- September 4, Monday: Labor Day
- November 23, Thursday: Thanksgiving Day
- December 25, Monday: Christmas Day
On these days, UPS will not be available for the Pickup, drop off and delivery services.
A Few points on UPS holiday schedule
UPS provide this list of holidays so that their customer can also adjust their package delivery time according to the UPS schedule. For example, if someone wants to deliver their parcel in 1 day and one should check that the delivery day is holiday or working day in UPS as UPS 1 day delivery include 1 business day only and if there is the holiday then UPS will deliver the package on the next business day. So everyone should keep this mind while dropping your package at the UPS store. You can also track your package using UPS tracking service. Apart from this UPS provide few limited services on their holidays also. Find the list below:
On Weekends: UPS is closed on the Saturday and Sunday but if UPS Worldwide Express, UPS 2nd Day Air and UPS Next Day Air shipment are labeled for Saturday delivery then they are guaranteed delivered on Saturdays and this service is available for the whole year. Apart from this, UPS pickup is also available on Saturdays but UPS drop boxes are only pick up on week days only. On Sunday, No UPS services(pick up, drop off) are available. If you need your package to be delivered on very urgent basis then UPS express critical is for you. Read about it in next heading.
UPS service in case of extremely urgent shipment: In the case of urgent package delivery, you can use the UPS express critical service. This service is available for 24X7, throughout the year. You can contact the UPS express critical here.
If you are shipping internationally: When you are shipping your package to another country, you will need to look at the international holidays also. Get the full list of international holidays here. World Holidays. Here the holidays are updated on the regular basis and you can also download the pdf.
Here we have discussed the holidays’ schedule of UPS shipping. UPS provide very fewer holidays for their staff. UPS is closed on the weekends and above mentioned days but UPS provide services through which you can also deliver or get your package on these days also. If you still doubt then you can also contact UPS location nearby you or you can also contact the UPS customer service number. If you have any query, comment below.