Latest dates of posting for Christmas air mail 2021

2021.10.21

Hongkong Post today (October 21) announced the latest dates of posting for this year's Christmas air mail. The dates are worked out based on the requirements of destination postal administrations. These dates and services are subject to availability of flight services and may be altered on short notice. To avoid delays, members of the public are advised to post earlier than the dates shown. As postal services to certain destinations are suspended, members of the public may visit the website of Hongkong Post (www.hongkongpost.hk/en/about_us/whats_new/index.html) on the service availability for overseas destinations before posting.

Destinations Letters and packets Parcels
Asia-Pacific
Australia November 25 November 25
Bangladesh November 30 November 29
China, Mainland November 23 November 22
Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) November 23 November 23
Cocos (Keeling) Islands November 23 November 23
Indonesia November 29 November 27
Iran December 7 December 6
Japan# December 9 *
Korea December 2 December 1
Kyrgyzstan December 4 December 2
Norfolk Islands November 23 November 23
Philippines December 1 November 27
Qatar December 4 December 2
Singapore November 25 November 24
Taiwan November 30 November 26
Tajikistan (Republic of) December 4 December 2
Thailand December 7 December 6
Turkmenistan December 4 December 2
Uzbekistan December 4 December 2
Americas (North, Central and South) and the Caribbean
Belize November 23 November 23
Canada November 17 *
Cuba December 1 *
El Salvador * November 29
Guatemala * November 29
Mexico December 3 November 29
Nicaragua November 26 November 24
Paraguay November 23 November 23
United States November 18 *
Europe
Austria November 26 November 25
Belgium December 1 November 30
Bulgaria December 1 November 30
Croatia December 1 November 30
Czech Republic November 26 November 23
Denmark December 2 December 1
Estonia November 25 November 24
Finland November 30 November 25
France November 29 November 24
Georgia December 1 *
Germany December 6 December 4
Greece December 1 November 30
Hungary November 30 November 29
Liechtenstein December 1 November 30
Lithuania December 4 December 2
Luxembourg December 8 December 7
Netherlands November 29 November 27
Norway December 2 December 1
Poland November 24 November 23
Portugal December 4 November 29
Romania November 30 November 24
Serbia December 6 December 3
Slovenia December 1 November 30
Spain November 26 November 25
Sweden December 7 November 19
Switzerland December 2 December 1
Turkey December 4 December 3
United Kingdom December 2 November 23
Africa
Egypt December 11 December 9

Air letter, packet and parcel services to some major destinations including Brazil, Israel, Malaysia, New Zealand, Peru and Russia are currently suspended.

Enquiries on the subject can be directed to the Hongkong Post general enquiry hotline at 2921 2222.

* Service is currently under suspension
# Only e-Express service is available

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