DPD Local is one of the UK’s leading express couriers and aims to act as a natural extension for UK-based businesses and provide a flawless service for all involved. With over 100 depots throughout the UK and Ireland, and a fleet of over 2,500 vehicles, they are well-positioned to get your parcel to its destination as fast as possible.
Sending a parcel with DPD Local has never been cheaper or easier.
Just enter your parcel details in the Quick Quote box below, and choose from an extensive range of DPD Local services, at a discounted price.
DPD Local began as a motorcycle courier in 1979 and became an overnight delivery service in 1981. Since, the parent company of DPD Local and DPD, La Poste, has invested in DPD Local’s infrastructure with a £15million Superhub in Birmingham that sorts up to 27,000 parcels an hour. While DPD and DPD Local share the same name, they offer different services and operate separately.
DPD stands for Dynamic Parcel Distribution. The company is focused on providing a flexible and user-friendly service for their customers. They are industry leaders in pursuing carbon neutral parcel delivery, they are committed to ensuring that every parcel delivered by DPD is carbon neutral - at no extra cost.
It depends on your needs and what you are looking for from the courier. They are both excellent parcel delivery services but as a general rule of thumb use DPD if you want to drop off your parcel or are looking for international shipping. If you need quick UK shipping and want the parcel to be collected then DPD Local is likely the better option for you.
Yes, all DPD Local services booked through Interparcel include collection from any address in the UK. The DPD pick up can be scheduled from your home address or your place of work if that's more convenient.
No. DPD Local do not offer a drop off service. If you would like to use a DPD service but wish to drop your parcel off instead of waiting for a collection we offer several drop off options with the DPD services.
Yes, all services booked through Interparcel include full online tracking from collection right through to delivery.
You will be given a unique tracking number at the time of booking that you can share with the receiver if you want them to monitor their parcels journey. A proof of delivery is also available once the parcel has been delivered.
We include £25 of cover with every DPD Local booking. You can purchase additional coverage to a maximum of £1,000.
Some items are deemed as Restricted or Prohibited on our services so please make sure you read our Prohibited list to ensure that you will be covered.
When you book a parcel with DPD Local through Interparcel you can relax; confident in the knowledge that your parcel is in safe hands, no matter what courier you book. Interparcel have been in the industry for over 16 years and hold established accounts with national courier brands you will almost certainly already be familiar with. We work hard to secure the cheapest prices so we can save you money whilst maintaining the highest service standards you have come to expect.
Our easy to use parcel comparison website offers you a full range of services in seconds from all of the big shipping suppliers. It's easy to compare shipping solutions and you aren't tied in to any contracts or minimum spends. Why settle for only one supplier with a limited range of postage options when with Interparcel you have the freedom of choice?
You can send your UK packages with one carrier and then choose another carrier for your international post. At Interparcel you will have access to our range of carriers and services, giving you choice, all in one place.
Interparcel are passionate about customer service too, we have bucked the trend of hiding away behind screens and social media accounts, we are proud to have a UK call centre where you can speak with a parcel expert 7 days a week. We know that our customers sometimes want to speak to a human being and we just love to talk parcels. We only work with the best couriers so it's not often that things go wrong, but if they ever do it's good to know that we are here to talk you through it. Great price, but also great service, now that’s real value for money!
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