APC Overnight API Integration and Tracking


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APC Overnight Services

Shipping services  

  • On-time delivery before 10 am within UK

  • Timed delivery before 12 pm within UK

  • Next-day delivery 4 pm within UK

  • International air cargo worldwide and road transport across Europe

Special services

  • Live fish and coral shipping

  • Transportation of fragile items like medical equipment, jewellery, etc.

  • Liquid products like wine and beer

  • High security items


Technology services

  • 24/7 customer service

  • Real time parcel tracking

  • Rescheduled delivery and pick ups from APC Depots.

About APC Overnight


APC Overnight is one of the UK’s largest shipment delivery companies for timely Next Day deliveries. APC Overnight specializes in timed delivery of raw or perishable food items, urgent medical supplies, and essential documents. They offer three-time slots for nationwide orders - before 10 am, 12 pm, and 4 pm. Deliveries do not take place on Sundays. It’s one of the best names in the logistics market for improving supply chain efficiency.

APC Overnight was formed in 1994, with headquarters in Cannock, Staffordshire, United Kingdom. It is a network of independent delivery companies working together to provide SMEs with the best package delivery services. Over 100 APC Depots are operational across the United Kingdom, where packages undergo a scanning process before being shipped off. In 2021-22, APC Overnight recorded a profit margin of £9.2 million, a 53% increase from the previous year.

Some of the premium specialist services offered by APC Overnight are shipping high-value, fragile, liquid, and security items. For these products, APC Overnight appoints highly skilled professionals who manually sort and pack items under CCTV vigilance. The shipments are then placed in special transportation boxes to ensure utmost safety.  APC Overnight is also an experienced carrier for live fish and coral. It holds the Animal Transport Authorisation license and has established strict packaging rules for efficient delivery.

Ecommerce companies can use APC Overnight for international deliveries across the world. It provides international air freight for time-sensitive and European road services for standard shipments. With its international shipping partner Air Menzies International, APC Overnight handles export and customs clearance as well. It always finds the cheapest and most cost-efficient option for expedited shipping. 

This shipping carrier also provides packaging boxes and supplies for single or bulk consignments. It offers boxes of three varieties. Mailpack for orders less than 1 kg, Courier Pack for orders less than 5 kgs and Parcel for items weighing less than 30 kgs. Shippers can even track their packages in real-time using the APC PinPoint feature by entering their consignment number and postal code.

Pickups and deliveries can be rescheduled using APC Called.  The company attempts delivery for 5 consecutive days before marking it an RTO (Return to Origin) and sending it back to the seller. With ClickPost’s APC Overnight shipping API, you can provide your customers with the fastest delivery in all of Europe.

FAQs about APC Overnight

1) How long does APC Overnight standard delivery take?

All APC Overnight standard deliveries occur before 5 pm the next working day. However, these are not guaranteed deliveries and may take more time, depending on delivery conditions. 


2) What is APC Direct?

APC Direct is the mobile app of APC Overnight. It can be downloaded on all iOS and android devices. 

List of APC Overnight APIs

API Description
Manifestation and shipping label generation API:

Create order on Courier Partner, fetch waybill and shipping label and place pickup request

Track Shipment API: Track your APC Overnight shipment using AWB and Courier Partner
Cancellation API Cancel shipment manifested on Courier Partner for faster returns
EDD API: Show estimated delivery date for shipments on the order checkout page
NDR Action update: Updates the after NDR action directly on courier company’s database
Return Web-hooks: Track your return shipment using AWB and Courier Partner using web-hooks




How does it work?

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Step 1 - Select The Courier


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