Best way to ship a 3.5 Kg package to Australia?

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  1. bolide

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    What's the best / cheapest way to ship a 3.5 Kg package to Australia? Value is £350 so it needs to be tracked & insured

    AFAIK Shiply don't do quotes for Australia

    Nick Froome
    the independent Mercedes Estate specialists
     
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    If it is within the Post Office size, they are very cheap compared with the traditional carriers DHL, TNT etc
     
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    i had to send an airbag to Oz once, what a mare that was trying to find a courier. parcel2go is expensive to Aus, there are a few that are cheaper, you will have to go through the full quote process before most of them give you the actual price.
     
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    Interparcel or Transglobal Express are my favourites and most efficient.

    Over 1kg by RM is very expensive and really does take an age, also non trackable outside UK until delivered.

    HTH
     
  6. neilrr

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    Who to use would depend on the dimensions of the box. Volumetric shipping might kick in.

    The Small Parcels rate applies to anything under 2 kilos.
     
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    I used Parcel2Go to ship a 56kilo subwoofer to Oz.

    It arrived in one piece within a week but cost ~£300
     
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    To Austrailia I use transglobal, the cheapest ive found by far. Around £200 for 4 alloy wheels.
     
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    That's some cheap s**t
     
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    By boat best way for shipping
     

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