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FedEx 2019 Holiday Calendar

Source: FedEx / / January 2019

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Normal Operating Hours

Check the operating hours for your area at Find Locations. To confirm whether a service area is affected due to weather or other conditions, go to the FedEx Newsroom or call 1.800.463.3339. For international holiday schedules, go to our International Holiday site.

If you need to ship on Christmas Day or any other day of the year, we have you covered with FedEx SameDay® service. It's available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, for your urgent shipments. Go to or call 1.800.399.5999 to schedule a pickup.

Download our 2019 calendar year holiday schedule.

Money-Back Guarantee Policy Changes

The money-back guarantee for select FedEx Express®, FedEx Ground® and FedEx Freight® services will be temporarily suspended during certain holidays. For specific details, view the holiday money-back guarantee policy.

In the charts below, you will find the open or closed status for all FedEx companies.

FedEx provides normal pickup and delivery service on these national holidays:

  • Jan. 21: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Feb. 18: Presidents Day

Holiday Open or Closed Status for All FedEx Companies (Click Links)

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: 1/21                                             

Presidents Day: 2/18                                             

Good Friday to Easter: 4/19–4/22                                             

Memorial Day: 5/24—5/28                                             

Independence Day: 7/3–7/5                                             

Labor Day: 8/30–9/3                                             

Columbus Day: 10/14                                             

Veteran's Day: 11/11                     

Year-End Availability (Click Links)

Thanksgiving: 11/27–11/30                                             

Christmas: 12/18–12/26                                             

New Year's: 12/27/19–1/2/20

Disclaimers apply to all services and schedules listed above.

1Early on-call and drop box pickups in some areas.

2Deliveries may be delayed due to USPS observation of holiday.

3Early on-call pickups in some areas.

4On April 19, July 5 and Dec. 23, FedEx Freight will be open with normal pickup and delivery operations and a modified linehaul schedule. Shipments picked up that are not moved will resume transit on the next normal operating day. For example, a one-day shipment picked up on April 19 will resume on April 22 and be delivered on April 23.

5FedEx Office locations will have modified hours the day before the holiday, with some locations closing early without impacts to the latest pickup times.

6FedEx Office locations will have modified hours, with some FedEx Office locations closed. Please contact your local FedEx Office location for details.

7All FedEx Office locations will open by 7 a.m. or at their regular time. Please contact your local FedEx Office location for details.

8Customs clearance at U.S.-Canada land-border crossings is available 24 hours a day, every day, via FedEx Trade Networks, subject to the availability of Customs and Border Protection (CBP). Check with your FedEx Trade Networks representative regarding the availability of customs clearance at U.S.-Mexico land-border crossings.

9All FedEx Office locations will close by 6 p.m. Please contact your local FedEx Office location for details.

10Early on-call, adjusted regular pickups and drop box closings in some areas.

11No pickups, but deliveries will be made as usual.

12Early station, on-call pickups and drop box closings in some areas.

13On Dec. 31, FedEx Freight will be open with only prearranged pickup and delivery shipments being made. Freight shipments picked up on Dec. 31 will resume on Jan. 2. For example, a one-day shipment picked up on Dec. 31 will resume on Jan. 2 and be delivered on Jan. 3.

Note: FedEx Freight charges a redelivery fee when a FedEx Freight delivery attempt is made but is unsuccessful due to a customer closure, of which FedEx Freight was not previously notified, subject to the terms and conditions of the FXF 100 Series Rules Tariff.

Note: When scheduling a FedEx Freight shipment on or around a holiday, including holidays not listed above (e.g., Mardi Gras, etc.), contact your local freight service center at 1.866.393.4585 for the most up-to-date information.

Note: FedEx SmartPost® will not be delivering on U.S. federal holidays when the USPS is not making deliveries.

Note: The information shown here reflects our current operating schedules planned for these holiday periods. These dates are subject to change, however. Any updates will be posted on this page, so please check back as the date of the holiday approaches - 24/7 Support including Chat

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