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Express Letter

Maximum 25 x 35.3 x 3 cm

Express letter brings security to the schedule and provides item tracking. The item will arrive either the following or second weekday from the mailing, also on Saturdays upon request (not public holidays). Check from the delivery time inquiry.

  • Suitable for sending urgent messages, documents and drafts
  • Express letters are delivered every weekday, including Tuesdays
  • Saturday Deliveries are also possible in large cities and towns
  • Not suitable for sending money and valuable items
Item Tracking

The delivery of the item can be tracked with the help of the tracking code attached to the item in the Item Track.


Items that could not be delivered to the recipient will be stored at the operating location for fourteen (14) days. The notice of arrival indicates the deadline for picking up the item from the operating location. A second notice of arrival is not sent. Forwarding from outlet to outlet will not extend the combined storage period at different operating locations.

Restrictions as to Content

Not suitable for sending cash or valuables. Posti assumes responsibility for cash, securities or other valuables only if they are sent as Insured Items.

Other specifications

Check delivery areas from the delivery time inquiry


Express Letters may be posted at a postal outlet, sorting office or terminal. Express Letters must not be left in a postbox. The postal service can also arrange collection of Express Letters from the sender (service subject to charge).


Express letters are delivered to recipients in the basic delivery. If the only address of an express letter is a post office box, the letter is delivered to the post office box. If both a post office box and a visiting address are indicated in an express letter, the item is delivered to the visiting address.

Indications and Codes

The item will be provided with a Registered letter address label with an individual tracking barcode.

Maximum dimensions

Maximum dimensions 250 x 353 x 30 mm, Minimum dimensions 90 x 140 mm Maximum weight 2000 g


Stamp or Posti outlets.

See prices.

Saturday Delivery

Express Letter with saturday delivery can be mailed at a postal outlet, sorting office or terminal. Express Letters must not be left in postboxes.

Indications and Codes In addition to the Exprès barcode label, Express Letters to be delivered on Saturday require a label indicating Saturday Delivery. The addressee's street address must be provided for Express Letters for Saturday Delivery.

Sending Express Letters can be mailed at a postal outlet, sorting office or terminal. Express Letters must not be left in postboxes. Posti can also collect Express Letters from the sender (pick-up service subject to charge). For further details, please refer to the Delivery Time Inquiry.

Track & Trade Deliveries can be tracked using the tracking code attached to the item.

Receiving Express Letters left at a postal office on Friday can be delivered to addressees by 2pm on Saturday. If the addressee is not available to accept the delivery, the letter will be delivered on a standard delivery round.

Pricing A per-item charge is added to Express Letters for Saturday Delivery in addition to the normal cost of an Express Letter.

The price for the service is EUR 12,40.