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Send a Parcel To Zimbabwe Fast - DHL Courier Delivery

With DHL Express, shipping to Zimbabwe is quick and simple. Regardless of where you are sending your parcel, DHL offers secure, fast and reliable delivery which can be tracked 24/7.

How to send a parcel to Zimbabwe from the UK

Select your preferred way of delivering from dropping off at DHL Service Point, booking a collection online via DHLitNow or booking a collection by phone. It is important to properly pack your items using materials such as bubble wrap or newspaper to ensure the items do not move around and damage. Whether you’re sending a parcel to Harare, Bulawayo or Chitungwiza, it is highly recommended to check parcel restrictions.

Cost to send a parcel to Zimbabwe from the UK

Get parcel prices for Zimbabwe delivery using our online quote tool. DHL Service Point is a cost-effective way to send your documents and parcels. With over 1,200 locations nationwide, simply pop into your nearest store, pick your free box and pay for delivery in store.

In addition to the standard DHL Express liability, we offer insurance for financial protection against all risks of physical shipment loss or damage, from any external cause. This can be purchased via DHLitNow and DHL by Phone and costs £12 or 1.5% of stated shipment value if higher. Insurance is also available from DHL Service Points located at DHL Express service centres and Ryman stores. Look out for the DHL Express and Ryman logos when searching for your nearest DHL Service Point.

How long will it take to send a parcel to Zimbabwe from the UK?

With our express delivery service, you can expect your parcel to arrive within 3-4 working days. You can track your parcel’s progress using our FREE online tracking tool or, if you prefer , by phone or text.

Parcel restrictions to send a parcel to Zimbabwe from the UK

Before sending a parcel with DHL we advise all customers to check what you can and can’t send to ensure the parcel can be accepted for carriage. We also recommend checking for country-specific prohibited and restricted items with Zimbabwe Customs.

National Holidays 2024*
  • 1 January, Monday - New Year's Day
  • 21 February, Wednesday - National Youth Day
  • 29 March, Friday - Good Friday
  • 30 March, Saturday - Easter Saturday
  • 31 March, Sunday - Easter Sunday
  • 1 April, Monday - Easter Monday
  • 18 April, Thursday - Independence Day
  • 1 May, Wednesday - Workers' Day
  • 25 May, Saturday - Africa Day
  • 12 August, Monday - Heroes' Day
  • 13 August, Tuesday - Defence Forces Day
  • 22 December, Sunday - Unity Day
  • 23 December, Monday - Unity Day Holiday
  • 25 December, Wednesday - Christmas Day
  • 26 December, Thursday - Boxing Day
* Public holidays in Zimbabwe 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
  • One of the biggest and most specular waterfalls in the world, Victoria Falls is located in Zimbabwe and is part of the Zambezi River
  • Zimbabwe has 16 official languages — the highest number of official languages in the world
  • Large parts of Zimbabwe are now National Parks such as the Hwange National Park. In Hwange National Park tourists can view more animals and a greater variety of species than any other park in the country
  • Zimbabwe exports around $4 billion to countries including South Africa with 50%, Mozambique with 22%, and UAE with 10% of the total exports. These include goods such as platinum and gold, cotton and tobacco
  • Zimbabwe imports around $5.5 billion a year of goods including machinery and transport equipment, chemicals and fuels and other manufacturers. These are imported from countries such as South Africa with 47% and Zambia with 21% of the total imports

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.