Send letters weighing up to 2 kg to recipients in Sweden and the rest of the world.

Send a standard letter within Sweden and to other countries.

With the Letter service, private individuals can send letters wherever they want. Letters can contain anything from a simple greeting to a light item. Letters can weigh up to 2 kg and can be posted in any of our mailboxes or handed in at a service point. 

  • Straightforward

    Letters can be posted in any of PostNord’s numerous mailboxes or handed in at a service point.

  • Flexible

    A letter can weigh up to 2 kg, which allows you to send small, thin letters as well as letters with larger contents.

  • Extensive coverage

    Send domestic and international letters to recipients in Sweden and also the rest of the world.

Send letters domestically in Sweden

Stamps, envelopes, and packaging with paid postage can be bought in the webshop. Letters can be posted in any of our mailboxes or handed in at a service point.

Sending international letters

All types of stamps can be used. Stamps with no denomination have the same value as the postage for a 50-gram domestic letter. Stamps can be purchased in the webshop. Write “Prioritaire” on the envelope or use our special cliché. Post the letter in any of our mailboxes or hand it in at a service point.

A unique item ID-number and corresponding barcode shall be attached on a letter containing goods and which is sent outside EU. For faster and smother deliveries you can easily pay, create address labels, customs documentation and customs EDI and print the documents with the help of Send Direct. Letters with item ID-number are not traceable. 

Delivery time for letters

The delivery time varies between different countries. Letters are usually delivered within two business days in Sweden. Deliveries are made to European capital cities within two to five days. Check when your letter may arrive.

What you are allowed to send

More information about what you are allowed and are not allowed to send.

Practical information regarding international letters

Air cargo

Pursuant to the 2010 EU Directive, shipments transported by air have to be X-rayed to comply with air safety rules. If the X-ray does not provide sufficient information about the contents of the shipment, the shipment is sent using a different mode of transport, such as a rail or road. If that is not possible, the shipment is returned to the sender.

Customs information

When sending products to destinations outside the EU, you have to enclose special customs documents. When you purchase postage in Send Direct the customs documentation and customs EDI will be created simultaneously and will be sent to the receiving customs. Handling in customs in the receiving country will then be faster. Customs procedures outside the EU.

Saftey declaration

When sending goods within the EU, you always need to include a safety declaration.
Safety declaration within EU (PDF in Swedish)

Do you want to send a letter?

Regardless of whether you want to send letters within Sweden or abroad, you can easily buy stamps, envelopes or packaging with paid postage directly in our online store.

To the webshop

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