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Send a Parcel To The Netherlands Fast - DHL Courier Delivery

Also known as Holland, the Netherlands is one of Europe’s most dynamic countries and home to one of the most open and internationally oriented economies in the world. With Dutch being the official language of the country, it’s important to put your trust in a courier service that can speak its language when planning to send a parcel to the Netherlands from the UK. That’s where we can help.

With an extensive network spanning over 220 countries and territores, DHL is well versed with global courier procedures and practices and has been delivering to the UK and internationally for over 50 years. We have a strong presence in the Netherlands with logistical hubs of Rotterdam (harbour), Amsterdam (Schiphol airport) and Venlo (near the border with Germany). We use transportation means as diverse as planes, helicopters, double trailers, but also Dutch canal boats and bikes for deliveries and carry more than twice the air freight volumes of our nearest competitor in the Netherlands. Handling around 50 million parcels a year, DHL Netherlands can manage parcels of all sizes and deliver anywhere you need – be it a big city or a small town.

At DHL, we can make a parcel delivery to the Netherlands even if you don’t have a DHL account. What’s more, our fast and secure parcel delivery service offers door-to-door delivery and the assurance that your parcel will be signed for upon delivery. You can also track your package’s journey for free via text, phone or online. Ready to find out how to send a parcel to the Netherlands? Get a quote and pick the option that suits you best from the following three services to send a parcel to the Netherlands. DHLitNow and DHL by phone, our collection service where your parcel is picked up at a time and place that suits you. Or, alternatively DHL Service Point where you drop off your parcel to one of our 1,300 locations nationwide.

National Holidays 2024*
  • 1 January, Monday - New Year's Day
  • 29 March, Friday - Good Friday
  • 31 March, Sunday - Easter Sunday
  • 1 April, Monday - Easter Monday
  • 27 April, Saturday - King's Day
  • 5 May, Sunday - Liberation Day
  • 9 May, Thursday - Ascension Day
  • 19 May, Sunday - Whit Sunday
  • 20 May, Monday - Whit Monday
  • 25 December, Wednesday - Christmas Day
  • 26 December, Thursday - 2nd Day of Christmas
* Public holidays in the Netherlands may affect our estimated transit times.

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Tracking number not 10 digits? Track your shipment on the DHL eCommerce UK (formerly DHL Parcel UK) website! 

Country facts
  • Amsterdam is the capital of The Netherlands
  • The Netherlands is also known as Holland, but the two places are not actually synonymous
  • Languages are Dutch (official) & Frisian (official) and 86% of the population speak English as a second language
  • 70% of the world's bacon comes from Netherlands
  • Around 20% of the Netherlands is located below sea level
  • Het Wilhelmus is the national anthem of the Netherlands and is the oldest national anthem in the world

We will be happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have. Please call us on

0844 248 0828**

Our opening hours are 07:30 - 20:00 Monday to Friday and 08:00 - 14:00 on Saturday.

** Calls to DHL Express UK phone numbers beginning ‘084’ cost 7 pence per minute, plus your phone company's access charge.