Courier services available from: International drop-off at Post Office. Domestic drop-off at Parcelforce depots.
Range of services on offer: Post Office drop-off. Parcelforce drop-off.
To see a full list of courier services currently available in Preston get a quote.
If you have either arranged the delivery of a parcel to a UK address or abroad by Parcelforce then you have the option of having it collected from your address or, if it is more convenient, you can drop it off at the Parcelforce depot to the south of the city, just the other side of Bamber Bridge and located in the middle of the M6, M61 and M65 triangle.
If you have a parcel being delivered by Parcelforce you also have the option at dropping it off to a Post Office in Preston itself or around the city such as the North Road Post office or the one on Plungington Road, Ashton Lane Ends, Blackpool Road, by the Cemetery, Greenland’s, Ribbleton etc.
As of August 2015 you can now drop off your parcels at over 2,500 DPD 'Pick-up' locations around the country - with ten within 2.5 miles of Preston's centre. The closest ones are the Aston Phamacy on Ashton Street, the Hughes shop on Ribblton Lane, the Halfords store to the west of the centre by the marina, and the Rowlands pharmacy as you head out, south west on the Liverpool Road.
The address for the closest to the city centre is:
Updated March 2015: The Post Office Drop off option is now available for domestic parcels being sent via Parcelforce' 24 or 48 service.
Next day delivery by 6pm (1 days)
Delivery within 2 working days (2 days)
Unit 261Carnfield Place, Walton Summet Center, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 8AN
Bank End Road, Kingstown Industrial Estate, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 0PP
1-2 Day Delivery to the UK Mainland.
Take your parcel to any of the 2500 pick-up shops listed www.dpd.co.uk/pickuplocator.
Parcels up to 20kg. Collected from your home or work and delivered the next working day.
Next day delivery, tracked and signed for.
Comments from customers who have sent parcels from Preston.
Sent a large parcel to Lithuania and it arrived in a few days, no problems. We dropped it off at Matalan which was easy too. We have previously used Parcel Monkey and Royal Mail. The two previous parcels with Parcel Monkey both arrived in time although one was stuck somewhere in Vilnuis for a couple of weeks. It did eventually get delivered before Christmas. That is the reason for four stars and not five. We were able to add more in the box as the weight limit allowed for that, We went with DPD. I would definitely use this service with Parcel Monkey again. It saved us money and allowed us to send more items.
Great company, I was able to text the parcel & it was delivered to France in 4 working days
Perfect as always
Perfect, as always
Parcel arrived All intack Parcel not opened yet as birthday not till Friday Please make sure client owns a printer . As I haven’t gave me a big problem I’d certainly use your firm again
very good door to door service. hassle free and efficient. what more do you need.