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PostNord Letter

Send letters to recipients anywhere in the world using PostNord Letter.

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Benefits with PostNord Letter
  • Letters can be sent to recipients anywhere in the world
  • Your letters reach recipients in Europe within one week and recipients in Asia and South America within a maximum of 12 days.
  • We can pick up your consignments from you, subject to agreement.

Send letters anywhere in the world.

Do you need to send letters to recipients abroad? Then our international letter service PostNord Letter is what you need. Choose between Economy or Priority, depending on how quick you want your letter to arrive.

Handing in

The service does not include collection of the consignment. If you would like us to pick up your consignment, we can arrange a special agreement. If you send consignments regularly, we can agree on fixed pick-up times.


The consignment is delivered to the recipient’s mailbox. If the consignment does not fit into the mailbox or can be tracked, a written notification is sent to the recipient. The consignment can then be collected from the nearest post office. There may be differences between countries

Delivery time for letters sent as Priority

  • Within EU 2-4 days.
  • To other parts of Europe 3-7 days.
  • To Africa 4-10 days.
  • To North America 4-8 days.
  • To South America and Asia 5-12 days.
  • To Oceania 5-10 days.

Delivery time for letters sent as Economy

  • Within EU 3-8 days.
  • To other parts of Europe 4-11 days.
  • To Africa 6-15 days.
  • To North America 6-13 days.
  • To South America and Asia 7-17 days.
  • To Oceania 7-15 days.

The delivery time is calculated from when consignments reach PostNord’s post production. The times do not include customs processing.

Dimensions and weight

Dimensions and weight for lettersMax. dimensions: Length 38.1 cm, width 30.5 cm and thickness < 2 cm
Min. dimensions: Length 14 cm, width 9 cm
Max. weight: 0.5 kg/letter
Dimensions and weight for bulky lettersMax. length 60 cm
Max. length + width + thickness 90 cm
Max. weight: 2 kg/letter
Dimensions and weight for tubes 90 cmMax. length + 2 x diameter: 104 cm
Maximum weight: 2 kg/consignmentMinimum length 10 cm
Minimum length + 2 x diameter 17 cm


All consignments must be labeled with the recipient and sender’s address details, PostNord Oy’s payment details and a return address.

Trackable consignments should have an address card that is compliant with PostNord’s instructions.


The price is calculated per consignment and is based on the weight per letter. In addition to the unit price, there is a weight price that is calculated based on the total weight of the shipment.

Terms and conditions

Dangerous goods – what you may and may not send via PostNord (PDF)

Customs information

PostNord Letter service description (pdf) Valid from 1st September 2019