Send a parcel to Egypt from only £17.52



Egypt is one of the oldest nations in the world, arising in the tenth millennium BC. Egypt brings the explorer in all of us, whether you are exploring the Valley of the Kings in Luxor or the Egyptian Museum, DPD Local Online has got you covered when you need to send to Egypt.

Send Parcel to Egypt 

Parcel delivery to Egypt needn’t be expensive, even with a top-rate courier. At DPD Local-Online we are able to offer the world-leading courier services at the cheapest prices. So whether you’re sending cheap parcels to Cairo or further down the Nile, sending a parcel with DPDLocal-Online has never been easier. 

How Much to Post to Egypt?

Send parcel to Egypt for as little as £36.95 with DPD Local Online.

How to Package a Parcel to Egypt

  1. Choose a firm box to sufficiently protect your items. Remove any old labels.

  2. Use internal packaging like bubble wrap or packing peanuts.

  3. Place a copy of your label inside your parcel.

  4. Seal your parcel with parcel tape and attach your label securely. Ensure the address is visible.

  5. Take a photo of your parcel for your record.



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Do I need to deal with customs when sending from the UK to Egypt?

Your parcel will go through international customs when posting to Egypt from the UK, which means it’ll need the appropriate declarations forms to get through without any problems. Luckily, we’ve got you covered. When you book an international delivery with us, we’ll actually send you over the necessary declaration forms along with your label for you to print and attach to your parcel. 

How much does it cost to send a parcel from the UK to Egypt?

Postage to Egypt can cost as little as £17.52 when you book through DPDLocal-Online. 

How should I address my parcel for delivery to Egypt?

There are a couple of things worth noting about the addressing format for deliveries to Egypt. Firstly, the address should be centrally aligned and placed at the centre of the label. Secondly, Egyptian addresses include what are called thoroughfare numbers to tell the courier the properly path of transit.

Sound confusing? Not to worry. The Universal Postal Union has put together a helpful example for you to refer to.

What items can I send?

The following items have been outlined as forbidden for import by the Egyptian Customs office:

  • Dangerous goods as defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA)
  • Antiques
  • Viagra
  • Powder
  • Items deemed offensive to Islamic culture

For more information, get in touch with HM Revenue and Customs. You can also refer to our prohibited items list for goods not permitted for transit by our couriers.

Where can I find more information?

If you need any more information, you’ll find plenty of helpful stuff at our online Help Centre There you can browse our FAQ guides — covering everything from packaging tips to international shipping advice — or talk to one of our friendly advisors via the chat window.

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