Letter Size Guide
Letter Size Guide gets you the right postage!

 
Size Matters

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New Royal Mail Postage Rates from 30 April 2012

 

 

Inland Letters

Format
Max Weight
Max Size
Max Thickness
LETTER
100g
240mm x 165mm
(just over A5)
5mm
LARGE LETTER
750g
353mm x 250mm
(just over A4)
25mm
PACKET
over 750g
over 353mm x 250mm
over 25mm
Format
weight up to
1st class
2nd class
LETTER
100g
60p
50p
LARGE LETTER
100g
90p
69p
250g
£1.20
£1.10
500g
£1.60
£1.40
750g
£2.30
£1.90
  PACKET
750g
£2.70
£2.20
1000g
£4.30
£3.50 max
1250g
£5.60
  1500g   £6.50
  1750g   £7.40
  2000g   £8.30
  4000g   £10.30
Each additional 2kg or part thereof   £3.50

Recorded Delivery 1st or 2nd class postage + 95p



Special Delivery Next Day (1.00pm)

Compensation up to
£500
£1000
£2500
Item weight up to 100g
£5.90
£6.90
£8.90
500g
£6.35
£7.35
£9.35
1kg
£7.55
£8.55
£10.55
2kg
£9.75
£10.75
£12.75
10kg
£24.50
£25.50
£27.50

International Airmail Letters

Weight up to
Europe
Rest Of World
10g
-
87p
20g
87p
£1.28
40g
£1.28
£1.90
60g
£1.66
£2.38
80g
£1.91
£2.89
100g
£2.21
£3.30
120g
140g
160g
180g
200g
220g
240g
260g
280g
300g
every 20g up to 500g add
every 20g up to 1kg add