Do You Want To Ship To Greece From The US?
In this guide, you will find all the information needed for the shipping packages from the US online stores, (eventually, your friends) to Greece.
If you are interested in specific sections only (VAT, delivery time, etc.), use our navigation below.
Country abbreviation: GR
Shipping Price And Time From The USA To Greece
The price of shipping from the US to Greece may be very cheap, especially for small packages. Small packages can be sent for prices within $10 with our most affordable delivery methods (Planet Mail Economy and Planet Mail Express). We recommend these methods for the delivery of cheap goods like cosmetics (Boxycharm, Neutrogena, Sephora and more), fashion (), etc.
In case something bad happens during transport, we recommend paying for insurance so you can get a refund of the shipping costs + value in customs declaration + additional services costs. FedEx and DHL method has the insurance included in the price of the shipping.
Calculate the price of the postage and delivery time using our postage calculator.
The price of the shipping depends mainly on the dimensions of the package, its weight, and the delivery method you choose. If you don’t need the package the next week, we recommend using slower methods to minimize the costs.
We send the packages to Greece using carriers like USPS, DHL, FedEx, Aramex or Planet Mail. The delivery usually takes 5 to 10 business days with express methods and 20 to 30 business days with cheaper, more economic methods.
Duty & TAX
Greece has a de minimis threshold for importing goods. It applies to duty & TAX. This means that you have to pay duty & TAX according to values in the following table:
|Value of the package||Customs duty||TAX|
|0 to 22€||NO||NO|
|22€ to 150€||NO||YES|
For more information about import & export visit poral.www.gov.qa.
Important information is that the customs declaration is the responsibility of each customer. If you do not know how to complete customs declaration, read our guide How to fill out the customs declaration.
Thresholds for other countries can be found on our duty & TAX de minimis thresholds page.
Prohibitions & Restrictions On Goods Imported To Greece
There are also some restrictions on goods that cannot be imported at all (or are limited). Each carrier has its own list of prohibited items. So what you cant ship from the USA to Greece? You can read the terms of each carrier under the following links:
The most important information for you is that we can not ship the following items from the USA to Greece:
|Alcoholic beverages||Dry ice||Plastic kitchenware|
|All forms of asbestos||Electronic cigarette||Products made in Iran|
|All products containing biocide dimethyl fumarate||Games containing copper sulfate||Seeds|
|Atlantic red tuna fish||Knives||Telephone equipment|
|Certain USA beef hormones||Plants||Toy guns|
If you are not sure whether some restrictions apply to goods you want to ship, please visit the Greek import and export website, review the above terms of each carrier or contact us at [email protected]
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Useful Information For Purchase And Package Forwarding From The USA To Greece
We deliver to all parts of Greece – from Athens to Thessaloniki, … We cover almost 100 % of the cities in Athens, Patra, Heraklion, Rhodes. You can manage everything from the comfort of your home through our administration system.
Take Advantage Of Some Of Our Other Services
Calculate the Postage Price in Advance
You can easily calculate the postage price in advance. Take advantage of our postage calculator. Just fill in some details and you will get an estimate of the price and delivery time.
Save Up To 80% With Consolidation
f you order more pieces of goods from different stores and you want to save on postage, we recommend using the consolidation service. You can save up to 80%.
Our fulfillment center services are used by those who want to save on storage costs. We offer the opportunity to rent storage space in the California warehouse. In addition, we will handle logistics for you, your only concern being the marketing of your business and the administration. For individual calculation, please contact us at [email protected]
How Does Package Forwarding Work?
Package forwarding from the US to Greece may sound complicated. But it is easy to understand! Especially with our video below.