Sending a parcel within the Netherlands.

Sending a parcel within the Netherlands with PostNL.

With MyParcel, you can create shipping labels for all your orders at the click of a button, which allows you to send your parcels quickly. You either bring them to a PostNL location near you or have them collected by the Collection Service, and your parcels will be delivered within one working day by PostNL.
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Rates for shipments within the Netherlands.

Parcels per year. Rates after discount.
1 – 249 € 6,25    € 6,15
250 – 499 € 6,15     € 6,05
500 – 999 € 6,05    € 5,95
1.000 – 2.499 € 5,95    € 5,85
2.500 – 4.999 € 5,85    € 5,75
5.000 + Request quotation


The mentioned rates are excl. VAT and energy surcharge.
Find an overview of all specifications and surcharges here.

Spring promotion: € 0.10 discount per parcel

Want to start shipping? Especially for new customers, we offer a discount of € 0.10 per parcel. The discount is valid on PostNL packages within the Netherlands and runs from March 22 until June 21, 2023. So you can save some on your shipping costs and give your business a flying start this spring!

Parcel specifications within the Netherlands.


Specifications Parcel.

Weight 0 – 23 kg
23 – 30 kg (+ large parcel)
> 30 kg (+ freight surcharge)
Minimum size 10 x 10 x 1 cm
Maximum size 100 x 70 x 58 cm
> 100 x 70 x 58 cm (+ large parcel)
> 175 x 78 x 58 cm (+ freight surcharge)
Volume surcharge Based on the volume (L x W x H) of a parcel shipment there will be a surcharge calculated.
Track & Trace Available for you and your customer.
Shipping options All shipping options are available, such as Signature for Receipt and Deliver to Recipient.
Delivery options All delivery options are available.
Return service Possibility to let your customers easily return a parcel.


Volume surcharge (Parcel NL)
< 50 dm3 Free of charge
50 – 100 dm3 € 0,54
100 – 200 dm3 € 1,63
> 200 dm3 € 3,27
Energy surcharge Due to the high energy and fuel prices, PostNL charges an energy surcharge of € 0.12 per package.
Manual processing surcharge If products are not packaged correctly or not securely, they can disrupt the logistics process of the carrier. For this you pay a surcharge of € 3.46 per package (with the exception of Germany and France).
Peak surcharge A surcharge of € 0.25 per parcel only applies during the end-of- year period.

Interested in the benefits for you?

The more you send, the cheaper shipping becomes.

Customers can return parcels with the Returns service in a few simple steps.

Track every parcel from door to door with Track & Trace code.

Hand in your package(s) at one of the 3,500 PostNL locations.

Frequently Asked Questions.

What are the maximum allowed dimensions for an XL parcel? Do the maximum allowed dimensions of parcels that I want to have collected by the Collection Service differ from the standard maximum parcel dimensions? Is my parcel with a destination in the Netherlands automatically insured?