DHL Parcel UK API Integration and Tracking


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DHL Parcel UK Services

Shipping services  

  • Domestic and international shipping, with special services for shipping to neighbouring countries

  • Next day delivery for domestic shipments

  • Drop off and flat rate shipping

Special services

  • Over 3500 service points situated across the UK

  • Dedicated business accounts for ecommerce businesses

  • Support for pinpointing addresses with What3Words

Technology services

  • Dedicated customer portal for business customers

  • Parcel tracking through app and website

  • Shipping APIs with robust capabilities

About DHL Parcel UK


DHL Parcel UK is a United Kingdom -based courier company that competes with Royal Mail since the deregulation of postal services in 2006. They primarily deal with B2C and C2C deliveries, with a robust tracking and rescheduling service. Being a subsidiary of DHL, they have access to a global delivery network, ensuring fast delivery for overseas packaging.

DHL Parcel UK is one of the top choices for deliveries within and outside the UK for ecommerce brands. One of the primary reasons for this is their national network of 200+ vehicles and 50+ delivery centers. DHL Parcel UK allows customers and vendors to drop off and pick up their packages from the delivery centres, as well as from one of the 3,500 Service Points. 

They are connected to over 200 countries worldwide and also offer freight transport and supply chain solutions. Depending on your needs for international shipments, they offer various solutions like DHL Parcel Connect, DHL International, and DHL Cross-Border Solutions.

DHL Parcel UK (United Kingdom) offers same day delivery for shipments inside the UK, and expedited shipments options for international cargoes. You will have the choice between different shipment options for deliveries in the neighboring countries and for long distance international shipments.

This is especially helpful for ecommerce brands operating in the European market as you will not end up paying high shipping rates for short distance but international deliveries. This also provides you with a better delivery date estimate and better reverse shipment facilities.

DHL Parcel United Kingdom (U.K.) offers a thorough API integration for managing your shipments from a consolidated place. This enables you to automate much of the shipping and post purchase customer support, while simultaneously reducing errors. Businesses can opt for a highly rated logistics management platform like ClickPost to use the complete courier API integration.

FAQs about DHL Parcel UK


1) What options does DHL Parcel UK provide for international shipments?

Depending on whether your business is sending a shipment to a neighboring country or to a distant country, DHL Parcel UK offers various shipping solutions.  DHL Parcel Connect allows you to send packages to 30 European countries with estimated delivery within 3 days, along with rescheduling options akin to domestic deliveries. DHL Parcel International is for sending global shipments to over 200 countries worldwide. If you are a large ecommerce business with over 10,000 yearly shipments and international customers, DHL Cross-Border Solutions offers tailored shipping solutions at the best rate.

2) Who can use the customer portal offered by DHL Parcel UK?

If you are a business using the services of DHL Parcel UK, you can use thor customer portal to get help and information about your packages. This works best if you are a very small business primarily using DHL Parcel for your packages. For larger operations, itr is best to opt for specialized services using shipping APIs.

List of DHL Parcel UK 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 DHL Parcel UK 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




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