- Book Now
- Documents Needed
- Restricted Goods
- Packing Advice
- Shipment Protection
- National Holidays
Your Package Details
This option is for sending paper documents only.
You MUST enter the correct weight [kg] and dimensions [cm]
do so will result in surcharges being applied to your card
The importation of certain products into a country is restricted in order to protect the economy and
safety of its citizens. The restrictions may be imposed by Customs or by any other agency which has
We provide a shipping service only and Customs at the parcel's destination will determine whether any
charges are payable on your package. All duties, taxes and/or quarantine fees applied are at the
discretion of local customs or governmental organisations and are out of our control.
If the addressee refuses to pay duties/taxes, the parcel may be held, returned (if allowed by Customs)
or destroyed, and additional costs may be incurred. As per Terms and Conditions, those charges will be
billed to the sender.
Please note, no shipping costs are recoverable for parcels held or destroyed, even if shipping
protection cover has been purchased.
Majority of parcels can be delivered door to door, once it has cleared customs at destination. However,
some countries have a door to airport service only. In those countries, the recipients may have to
present themselves to either Customs or the local courier's office to take possession of their
We advise you to verify independently, all Customs, Governmental and Quarantine regulations. These rules
can and do frequently change without prior notice or recourse.
World Customs Organisation
Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI)
It is now a requirement that all exporters sending freight outside of the E.U must have an EORI number
if they are VAT registered.
If you have any queries regarding the EORI application process then please visit the
After you have paid for a shipping service to Germany, you will be redirected
to a page where you can download and print out the relevant shipping labels, i.e
AWB (Courier Air Waybills - barcode) - Proforma or Commercial invoice - Address label.
The above documents are standard for any international shipment.
Please note, if additional documentation is required for the import of any particular item, it is the
customer's responsibility to provide them at destination.
Goods travelling by 'Cargo' are subject to different restrictions to those travelling as carry-on
A shipment to Germany is deemed unacceptable if: it is classified as
hazardous material, dangerous goods, prohibited or restricted articles by IATA (International Air
Transport Association), ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organisation) or other relevant organisation.
Many items which appear harmless in everyday use can pose danger on air transport and are consequently
forbidden for transport.
The following page displays a sampling of common prohibited and restricted goods.
Your parcel must be boxed and well packaged. This will reduce the risk of damage to any item during
transit or any associated automated distribution process.
Please be aware the item is not taken by hand from collection to destination and will visit many sorted
facilities on its journey. For that reason, you need to protect the items to ensure they make it from A
to B safely.
The following packaging guidelines are recommendations to assist you in packaging your shipment:
When you book a shipping service to Germany, you will be able to choose an
appropriate level of cover for your shipment. We offer enhanced parcel protection for up to £2000
for a small additional fee.
If you do not purchase enhanced Shipment Protection, your shipment will be only covered to a maximum
value of £50 as per the limited liability set out in our
Terms & Conditions and subject to your
parcel passing minimum packaging requirements.
Please note that the declared value for customs purposes is not related to the declared value selected
for Shipment Protection. We encourage all customers to purchase shipment protection cover for loss or
- 01/01/2021 - New year's day
- 06/01/2021 - Epiphany
- 27/01/2021 - Wwii genocide memorial day
- 21/04/2021 - Kindergarten day
- 30/04/2021 - Walpurgisnacht (witches night)
- 01/05/2021 - Labor day
- 13/06/2021 - Vincent's day
- 13/08/2021 - Assumption day
- 03/10/2021 - Unity day (national)
- 01/10/2021 - Reformation day
- 01/11/2021 - All saints` day
- 01/11/2021 - Berlin wall opening day
- 14/11/2021 - National day of mourning
- 22/11/2021 - Buss und bettag
- 06/12/2021 - St. nicholas day
- 01/01/1970 - 1st day of christmas
- 26/12/2021 - 2nd day of christmas
We have a detailed and comprehensive Help Section here. If you cannot find
the answer or advice you are looking for there, please use our enquiry form
RapidParcel.com is the perfect courier comparison website for anyone who has never sent international shipping before. The ways in which we've streamlined the process, simplified the act of booking, and have staff on hand to answer your questions each and every step of the way mean that someone sending a package delivery to Nurnberg for the first time will find it as stress free and easy as possible. Our size and experience, however, mean that we're also the perfect company to handle vital corporate shipping. If your business needs to organise shipping to Nurnberg and has money, business and jobs depending on it being handled promptly, safely and with consummate professionalism, then RapidParcel.com is far and away the best place to come. With much of modern business taking place online, via email, conference calling, virtual paperwork etc., it's easy to imagine that a Nurnberg parcel delivery is a rare event, which only needs to take place every now and again. In reality, nothing could be further from the truth. Time and again, a Nurnberg package delivery will be the only way of keeping your business moving, and every one of those times you'll need to turn to couriers you can trust.
Nestling between the banks of the Pegnitz River and the Rhine-Main-Danube Canal, Nurnberg has occupied a vital position on important trans-European trade routes since it was founded in the eleventh century. Traditionally speaking, Nurnberg has been associated with the production of handmade toys and, to this day, the Nurnberg International Toy Fair is the largest in the world. During the nineteenth century Nurnberg rose to prominence as the industrial centre of the Bavarian region and present-day Nurnberg manufactures items such as electrical equipment, motor vehicles and optical products. Its geographical position means that it has a particularly strong foothold in eastern and central European markets.
There are many reasons, therefore, why you may have business links with Nurnberg, and just as many reasons why these links could make it vital that you arrange a parcel delivery to Nurnberg. The German branch of your office may have a system that requires invoices to be entered manually, and thus the hard copies need shipping to Nurnberg. Or perhaps your sales people out in the field have almost closed a vital deal with a European stockist of your product, but need a sample shipping to Nurnberg in order to fully convince the other party. It's at times like these, when your business could depend upon a parcel delivery to Nurnberg, a package delivery to Stuttgart or a parcel delivery to Duisburg landing on the right desk at the right time. Just take a look at our website, choose a courier and deal from our selection of the best companies out there, then pick out any of the many extra features we offer for a Nurnberg package delivery, such as next-day delivery or shipment protection, then relax in the knowledge that your Nurnberg shipping is safe in our hands.