Enter speed post tracking number of your package and click the track button to get the status.
The Indian postal department offers two types of mail services. They are domestic and international. The express mail service (EMS) is an international and the other mail like ordinary post are the domestic ones. Follow the below step by step process to track the status of the Indian postal parcels.
The tracking of the Indian postal department is similar to other courier companies like DTDC, BlueDart and Fedex. The dtdc tracking process is coincidentally same as the Speed post tracking.
You can also track the details of the courier on the official site, www.indiapost.gov.in. Check the IndiaPost for more information. Having a piece of good information on the type of mails is very much essential as it will be helpful on what type of letter to send.
There are quite a bit different types of mails that can be sent via the India postal service. Here the top 5 mailers are shown.
As the name itself indicates it is a speedy service and the consignment is delivered within 2 to 3 days. This is a cheaper service compared to that offered by many reputed courier companies. Indian postal department maintains records about the letter status at each interval and updates the information in its database. Whenever the customer asks for the delivery status, it can be retrieved from its database store.
The speed courier offers many advantages over the ordinary one. However, the only con of this service is that the price is a bit high compared to that of the normal postcard.
The trackable number is different for each type of mail service. The below table shows the different formats.
|Speed Post (EMS) Domestic||EE123456789IN (13 alpha numeric)|
|International EMS Articles||EE123456789XX (13 alpha numeric)|
|Registered Mail||RX123456789IN (13 characters)|
|Express Parcel Post||XX123456789XX (13 characters)|
|Electronic Money Order (eMO)||123456789012345678 (18 digits)|
Use the speed postal tracking feature and know the status of your consignment. If you have any trouble in checking, then contact the Indian postal office customer care.
It is good to know about the top services offered by the postal department which are actually discussed here in detail.
Domestic: All local couriers are handled through domestic service. It just comes up by default with insurance of Rs.100K. Other salient features include online tracking of the package, cod facility and timely notifications are sent to the registered mobile number. Apart from these, it offers free pick up to corporate customers.
International: Sending packages to international locations have decreased a lot over the past few years. Only official documents are sent via EMS to foreign countries. This is a premium service and the packages are delivered within time. As usual, this service comes with the tracking application. There are some restrictions on the parcels that you can send via EMS. The weight of the parcel should not exceed 35Kg and also the size of any dimension should be less than 1.5m. For any delay in delivering the package, the postal department only charges registered mail amount and returns the extra amount.
Business Solutions: The postal department offers many special services to the business people. The business should be in an agreement with the postal office to take advantage of these services. The only requirement is to spend at least Rs.10,000 per month. The special services that can get are credit facility, 10% discount and many more.
Click and Book: Do you know that we can register for an account on the postal website and manage all our transactions. We can even book mails, letters, and view booking history. On this website, you can find the huge collection of postage stamps which you can buy and put in your philately collection.
You can actually get specialized services by opening a corporate account. This has its own advantages like monthly billing, volume discounts, easy tracking of the speed mail. A good example is the passport of India which has opened a premium account and delivers all the passport through registered mail.
The domestic mail service is the most used one of the Indian postal services. The domestic mail service is broadly categorized into nine different mail services. They are the letter, book packet, registered newspaper, parcel, Inland letter, postcard, Blind literature packet, insurance, and COD.
Domestic mails are only delivered across India and are not meant for sending to international locations. This is not a premium service and it costs very low when compared with the other courier types.
Each of the domestic mail types is discussed here in detail.
Indian postal office has a good historical record. It's been there for many years when there no private mail services at all. It is a very cheap service that you can choose at the quality of what other leading courier companies are offering. It provides reliable services at an affordable cost. It has wide reachability across all parts of India. One can even send a letter to a remote village in India. And moreover, it has the two best courier services which are the speed post and registered mail.