Delivery time for first-class mail in the United States is typically 1-3 business days. First-class mail is the quickest and most economical way to send letters, cards and lightweight merchandise.Continue Reading
A first-class letter can weigh up to 13 ounces.There are maximum limits for the length, height and thickness of flat envelopes.
The 2014 price of a Forever stamp for first-class mail is 49 cents, per ounce. Services, which can be combined with first-class mail to confirm its delivery, are available for an additional price. Lightweight merchandise sent through first-class mail comes with insurance for up to $5,000 for damage or loss.Learn more about Postal Services
Overseas air mail from Hong Kong has a transit time of between three to 17 working days to get to the United States. The time is subject to conditions during times of year with peak postal traffic.Full Answer >
The U.S. Postal Service delivers first-class letter correspondence in one to three business days, but it does not explicitly guarantee its arrival in that time. The exact time needed varies depending on the distance between the origin and destination as well as the drop-off time.Full Answer >
According to the United States Postal Service, mail under 13 ounces takes two to three business days when shipped by First Class and Priority classes. When shipped Priority Express class, mail is delivered the next day.Full Answer >
As of February 2015, a 1-ounce letter from the United States to Verona, Italy costs $1.15 to mail and would require three stamps. It could also be done with one stamp if the sender is willing to overpay by using the available $1.20 denomination.Full Answer >