E-Comm: Holiday Delivery Deadlines

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Time is slowly ticking down on holiday shopping...Can you believe we're less than two weeks away from Christmas?! That also means that shipping deadlines are looming!

Whether you're shopping for yourself or someone else, having gifts sent directly to your intended from the stores you shop, or putting in a personal touch by wrapping and shipping everything yourself, this handy list will help you figure out your drop-dead deadline for shipping gifts so they arrive just in time for the holidays. 

FedEx
Smartpost: 12/9
Home Delivery and Ground: 12/16
Express Saver: 12/19
2 Day: 12/20
Standard Overnight, Priority Overnight, and First Overnight: 12/23

UPS
Ground: 12/13
3 Day Select: 12/19
2nd Day Air: 12/20
Next Day Air: 12/23

USPS
Retail Ground: 12/14
First-Class Mail: 12/20 (12/18 to Alaska, 12/19 to Hawaii)
Priority Mail: 12/21 (12/19 to Alaska and Hawaii)
Priority Mail Express: 12/23 (12/21 to Alaska and Hawaii)

Adorama: 12/11 by 4 p.m.

Aeropostale: 12/19 by 11:59 p.m. (free shipping on orders over $25)

Amazon: 12/14 (free standard shipping on all orders), 12/23 (one-day delivery, which is free for Prime members until 12/23), 12/24 (same-day shipping, which is free for Prime members for orders of $35 minimum)

Anthropologie: 12/21 (standard shipping)

Athleta: 12/19 (free delivery by 12/24 on orders of $50 or more), 12/21 (expedited shipping)

Backcountry: 12/11 by 7 p.m. (free two-day shipping on orders over $50)

Banana Republic: 12/19 (standard shipping, free on orders of $50 or more), 12/20 by 3 p.m. ET (two-day shipping), 12/21 by 3 p.m. ET (overnight shipping)

Barnes & Noble: 12/18 by 11:59 a.m. (standard shipping for non-members), 12/19 by 11:59 a.m. (free standard shipping for members), 12/23 (expedited shipping for members)

Bloomingdale's: 12/21 by 11:59 p.m.

The Body Shop: Free shipping, 12/22 (for next-day air)

Brooks Brothers: 12/18 by noon (free standard shipping on all orders)

Carbon38: 12/17 by 4 p.m. PT (economy shipping), 12/18 by 4 p.m. PT (economy select shipping), 12/20 by 10 a.m. PT (expedited two-day shipping), 12/22 by 4 p.m. PT (overnight shipping)

Cole Haan: 12/13 by 1 p.m. (free standard shipping)

Converse: 12/17 by 5 p.m. (free shipping for members)

Dell: 12/14 by 3 p.m. (free standard shipping), 12/21 by 3 p.m. (next-day delivery, not available for all products)

Draper James: 12/14 by noon ET (ground shipping), 12/21 by noon ET (expedited shipping)

Eddie Bauer: 12/17 by 2 p.m. (free standard shipping on orders of $49 or more), 12/21 by 12 p.m. ET (overnight shipping)

Express: 12/14 (free standard shipping on orders of $50 or more), 12/21 (overnight shipping)

Finish Line: 12/17 by 11:59 a.m. (free shipping on orders over $75)

Free People: 12/14 (free standard shipping on all orders), 12/21 by 1 p.m. ET (overnight shipping)

Game Stop: 12/13 (standard shipping, free edge shipping on orders over $35), 12/21 (one-day shipping)

The Gap: 12/14 (standard shipping, free delivery on orders over $50), 12/21 before 3 p.m. ET (expedited shipping)

Guess: 12/14 (standard shipping), 12/21 by 2 p.m. PT (next-day shipping)

H&M: 12/13 (standard shipping), 12/21 by 4 p.m. ET (expedited shipping)

Harry & David: 12/18 (standard shipping, free shipping on select gifts with code GOSANTA), 12/20 (two-day express shipping)

Home Depot: 12/11 (standard shipping), 12/20 (express shipping, free two-day delivery)

Hush Puppies: 12/17 by 11:59 p.m. ET (ground shipping), 12/19 by 11:59 p.m. ET (express shipping)

J. Crew: 12/15 (free standard shipping), 12/21 before 1 p.m. ET (expedited shipping)

JC Penney: 12/19 (free standard shipping on orders over $25), 12/21 before 12 p.m. CST (expedited shipping)

Jos. A. Bank: 12/18 by 3 a.m.

Kate Spade: 12/19 (free standard shipping), 12/20 by 8 p.m. ET (two-day shipping), 12/21 by 8 p.m. ET (one-day shipping)

K-DEER: 12/17

Kohl's: Free shipping with $50 purchase, 12/19 by 1 p.m. CST (expedited shipping), 12/20 by 1 p.m. CST (two-day shipping)

Lego: 12/10

L.L.Bean: Free shipping with $50 purchase, 12/9 by midnight (for P.O. boxes), 12/22 by noon (for street addresses)

Levi's: 12/19 by 10 p.m. (free standard shipping on orders over $100)

Lilly Pulitzer: Receive by the start of Hanukkah (December 22nd), 12/12 by noon ET (free ground shipping), 12/18 by noon ET (two-day shipping), 12/19 by noon ET (next-day shipping). To receive by Christmas, 12/18 by noon ET (free ground shipping), 12/19 by noon ET (two-day shipping), 12/20 by noon ET (next-day shipping). 

Macy's: 12/20 (free standard shipping on all orders), 12/21 by 12 p.m. ET (express shipping), 12/24 by 10 a.m. (local time for same-day delivery in select areas)

MeUndies: 12/17 (standard shipping), 12/20 (two-day shipping), 12/23 (overnight shipping)

Michael Stars: 12/12 (ground), 12/19 (second-day air), 12/20 (next-day air)

Microsoft: 12/14 (free standard shipping), 12/20 (expedited shipping)

ModCloth: 12/16 by 11:59 p.m. (ground shipping), 12/19 by 11:59 p.m. PT (express shipping), 12/20 by 11:59 p.m. PT (expedited shipping)

Neiman Marcus: 12/14 before 12 p.m. CST (free standard shipping), 12/22 by 12 p.m. EST (next-business-day shipping)

Nike: Free shipping for NikePlus members, 12/17 by 5 p.m. (standard shipping), 12/20 by 9 p.m. ET (expedited shipping), 12/21 by 1 p.m. ET (overnight shipping)

Nordstrom: 12/16 by noon ET (free standard shipping), 12/22 by 12 p.m. ET (next-business-day shipping, certain items eligible for free delivery on 12/24 if ordered by 12/22 by noon) 

The North Face: 12/14 (free standard shipping), 12/16 by 3 p.m. ET (expedited shipping)

Old Navy: 12/15 by 11:59 p.m. ET (free delivery by 12/21), 12/20 before 3 p.m. ET (expedited shipping), 12/21 before 3 p.m. ET (overnight shipping)

Origins: 12/19 by 3 p.m.

OtterBox: 12/10 (free standard shipping), 12/18 (two-day shipping), 12/19 (overnight shipping)

Outdoor Voices: 12/16 (free standard shipping with purchase of $50 or more), 12/19 (two-day shipping), 12/22 (overnight shipping)

Patagonia: 12/6 (free shipping) 12/20 (standard shipping), 12/21 (next-day shipping)

PUMA: 12/16 (free standard shipping on orders over $35)

Ralph Lauren: 12/13 by 11:59 p.m. ET (standard shipping), 12/20 by 3 p.m. ET (free expedited shipping), 12/22 by 3 p.m. ET (next-day shipping)

Reformation: 12/19 by 3 p.m. PT (free shipping on all orders, no minimum)

Sephora: 12/16 by 11:59 p.m. PT (ground shipping), 12/20 by 9 a.m. PT (three-day shipping), 12/21 by 9 a.m. PT (two-day shipping), 12/23 by 6 a.m. PT (one-day shipping)

shopDisney: Free standard shipping on orders of $75 or more, 12/13 (for Hanukkah), 12/18 by 2:59 a.m. (for Christmas), 12/20 (express shipping)

Shutterfly: 12/17 (free standard shipping on orders of $49 or more), 12/18 (expedited shipping), 12/20 (overnight shipping)

Sierra Trading Post: 12/18 by 11:59 MST (free standard and ground shipping on orders of $89 or more with code SHIP89), 12/19 by 3 p.m. MST (two-day shipping), 12/20 by 12:59 p.m. MST (one-day shipping)

Soma: 12/16 by 12 p.m. ET (free standard shipping with $100 purchase), 12/19 by 12 p.m. ET (two-day shipping), 12/20 by 12 p.m. ET (next-day shipping)

Target: 12/22 (free two-day shipping), 12/24 (free same-day delivery with membership

T.J. Maxx: 12/16 by 11:59 p.m. ET (free standard and ground shipping on orders of $89 or more with code SHIP89), 12/19 by 2:59 p.m. ET (express shipping), 12/20 by 12:59 p.m. ET (expedited shipping)

Urban Outfitters: 12/18 by 8 a.m. ET (free standard shipping), 12/20 8 a.m. ET (expedited shipping)

Vera Bradley: 12/16 by 11:59 ET (free standard ground shipping), 12/19 by noon ET (expedited shipping), 12/20 by noon ET (express shipping)

Verizon: 12/20 by 8 p.m. ET (free two-day shipping on most items), 12/21 by 11 p.m. ET (overnight shipping) 

Vistaprint: 12/17 (standard shipping), 12/19 (expedited shipping)

Walmart: 12/17 (standard shipping), 12/20 (two-day shipping), 12/21 (overnight shipping)

World Market: 12/15 (free standard shipping on orders over $75), 12/19 (expedited shipping), 12/20 (overnight shipping)

Zappos: 12/17 (free standard shipping), 12/21 (one-business-day shipping)

And don't forget—there's still lots to choose from in our 2019 Holiday Gift Guide if you're still looking for that perfect something for that special someone!

—Originally published Dec. 11, 2019, at 3:00 a.m. PT

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