If you are a Swiss SME or a private person and regularly or occasionally send shipments of goods or documents from Switzerland to Poland, compare the prices of the shipments on Expedismart.ch. Our company is the first shipment comparator in Switzerland, where you can book a shipment with professional shipping companies such as DHL, FedEx, UPS, Amarex, or TNT at a competitive price and with fast service. Open a free account in one minute and book your shipment and benefit from discounts of up to -70% on the public price thanks to the agreements we have negotiated with our partner forwarders FedEx, UPS, TNT, and Aramex.
How to send a parcel to Poland? Required documents
Send a parcel from Switzerland to Poland in a few clicks at the best price on our website. Choose the carrier (DHL, FedEx, UPS, Aramex, or TNT) that will collect your document or package from your home. Your shipment must be accompanied by a proforma invoice (automatically generated by Expedismart.ch). It informs the Polish customs about the contents of your package. For valuable goods, you can take out parcel insurance. If the goods are sold in Poland, a commercial invoice must be delivered, which you can issue yourself or it can be filled in automatically when you book your shipment through Expedismart.ch.
The pro forma invoice must be in English or in the language of the country of destination.
How do you send a parcel to Poland? Customs duties
For a parcel shipment to Poland, you must enclose the pro forma invoice, regardless of whether it is an import or export shipment. The pro forma invoice is automatically generated by Expedismart.ch and shows the Polish customs the contents of your parcel. Due to the strict customs controls in Poland, waiting times may sometimes occur. Since joining the EU on May 1, 2004, Poland has been using the Euro as its currency but also has its own currency called Złoty (1 Złoty = 0.25 CHF).
How do I send a parcel to Poland? Prohibited goods
Make sure that you do not send any prohibited goods. The list of prohibited goods varies by carrier (FedEx, UPS, TNT, DHL or Aramex) and country.
What is prohibited to import and export from Poland?
- Explosive substances
- Toxic substances
- Civil and service weapons
- Perishable goods
- Pornographic material
- Coal and firewood
* This list can be modified by the country of destination or the carrier.
How do you send a parcel to Poland? Sensitive goods
Packing a package well serves to protect your goods. For this reason, it is important to pack the goods correctly when sending a parcel from Switzerland to Poland. If you are sending fragile or sensitive items, use sufficient padding material such as newspapers, bubble wrap, or foam sheets.
How do I send a parcel to Poland? Delivery times for sending parcels to Poland
On Expedismart.ch you benefit from a fast and easy door-to-door shipping service. However, depending on the shipment, customs clearance may take longer. The last parcels of our customers were sent from Switzerland to the following cities: Warsaw, Krakow, Gdańsk, Wrocław, and Bydgoszcz.
How to send a package to Poland? Holidays in Poland
As in most countries where the average number of holidays granted by companies is low, Poland also has many public holidays. Therefore, when sending an express parcel to this country, make sure that it is not delivered during one of these holidays.
- 1st of January: New Year
- Variable date: Easter Sunday and Easter Monday
- 1st of May: Labour Day
- 3rd of May: National Day Celebration of the anniversary of the proclamation of the first Polish Constitution in 1791
- 15th of August: Polish Armed Forces Day. Anniversary of the victory in the battle against the Russian army 1920
- 11th of November: National Independence Day. Commemoration of the anniversary of Polish independence
- 25th of December: Christmas
- 26th of December: Saint-Etienne
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How do you send a parcel to Poland? Track my shipment
If you have already made a shipment to Poland, use the tracking and tracing service for your shipment to Poland.
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