UPS is a larger company globally than FedEx, and has a slightly higher percentage of packages delivered on time. While FedEx has a larger fleet of airplanes, UPS's ground fleet of trucks is almost five times the size of FedEx's.
The delivery time for FedEx depends on the shipping option chosen by the customer. If a customer chooses FedEx First Overnight shipping, for instance, the package will be delivered by 8:30 a.m. the next day. The "Delivery Options" page on FedEx.com lists the delivery ti...
To contact FedEx by phone, go to FedEx.com, click the Support link near the top-right corner of the home page, and then dial the telephone numbers provided under Contact Us by Email or Phone. Click the Additional Phone & Mailing Information link to view more phone numbe...
The main customer support telephone number for FedEx in the U.S. and Canada is 1-800-463-3339 or 1-800-GoFedEx, as of 2014. The corporate headquarters is in Memphis, Tenn., and the telephone number for that location is (901) 818-7500.
There are some holidays that FedEx delivers as if it was any normal business day. There are a total of five national holidays that FedEx offers normal delivery services. These holidays are Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President's Day, Good Friday, Columbus Day and Vetera...
As of 2014, FedEx does not deliver on Sundays. Saturday, however, is a standard delivery day in most U.S. cities for FedEx Home Delivery at no extra cost.
FedEx does not deliver on Sunday, but it does have special Saturday delivery available. A surcharge applies to items shipped for Saturday delivery, and Saturday delivery must be chosen at the time of shipment. This surcharge is $16 per package as of September 2014.