Christmas Delivery Dates 2019

From last posting dates to Christmas deliveries, you'll find all your posting questions answered here in our one-stop guide to all things festive!
The last order date for Pre-Christmas delivery is 4pm on Sunday 22nd December (subject to availability). Express shipping must be selected at the checkout for this service. This will be delivered by Tuesday 24th December. UK Mainland only. 

The last posting day for standard Royal Mail First Class parcels is Friday 20th December for Pre-Christmas delivery.

Last Chance for Christmas Delivery

Royal Mail

Royal Mail

Please find the Royal Mail Christmas postage dates below.
If you have any orders that you need in time for Christmas we would urge you to make your order as soon as possible.
We can assure you that the elves at Wonderland Models will work flat out to turn your orders around as quickly as possible so as not to waste a moment of crucial mailing time. In the meantime, Merry Christmas from all the elves here at Wonderland.
Thank you for all the kind support and nice things you've said to us this year - we think you're still a pretty good bunch as it happens.
We hope you get something exciting in your stocking and thank you for your business this year. Currently we do not ship to PO Boxes and BFPO addresses but are hoping to be able to offer this service in the future.

We will of course update this page if we become aware of any postal delays or any other unforeseen circumstances, so please check back regularly. Click here to visit the Royal Mail website for their full Christmas delivery schedule.

Last Posting Dates for Christmas 2019

International Airmail

Friday 6th December: Japan
Monday 9th December: Australia and New Zealand
Friday 13th December: Canada and USA

First Class Mail

Friday  20th December:   UK

DPD LOCAL Christmas Delivery Service

DPD Local provide an excellent next day service for tracked parcels throughout the UK. Click here to visit the DPD Local website. Remember delivery to the Highlands and non-mainland UK destinations including Northern Ireland and Isle of Man may be 2 days.

UK Christmas Delivery Schedule

Friday 20th December: Normal service.  Items collected on this date will be delivered on Friday 21st December
Saturday 21st December:  Items collected on this date will be delivered on Monday 24th December
Tuesday 24th December:  Items collected on this date will be delivered on Thursday 27th December
Wednesday 25th  December:  Christmas Day.  Closed
Thursday 26th December:  Boxing Day. Closed
Friday 27th December: Normal service.  Items collected on this date will be delivered on Monday 30th December
Tuesday 31st December:  Normal service.  Items collected on this date will be delivered on Wednesday 2nd January (Scotland 3rd January)
Wednesday 1st January:  New Year's Day. Closed
Thursday 2nd January:  Closed                                           
Normal service on other dates.

Europe Christmas Delivery Schedule

Last Collection Date for Christmas Delivery

Thursday 12th December: Greece
Saturday 14th December: Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Iceland, Norway, Romania, Serbia
Sunday 15th December: Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovenia, Sweden
Monday 16th December: Finland, Portugal, Poland
Tuesday 17th December: Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain
Tuesday 17th December: Austria, Denmark, France, Germany,  Liechtenstein, Switzerland
Tuesday 17th December: Belgium, Eire, Luxembourg, Netherlands

Please note:
Dates may be subject to change and are dependent on public holidays and depot operations in the destination country.
Delivery times are not guaranteed.
Deliveries to non-EU countries are subject to customs clearance. Delays in customs may occur.

Bank Holidays

1st December: Romania, Portugal
3rd December: Spain
6th December: Finland, Spain
8th December: Austria, Italy, Liechtenstein, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland
24th December: Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Sweden
26th December: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland
31st December: Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland