Sending Books Abroad

Reduced rates for sending books abroad

Want to avail of the special rates for sending books abroad?

  • How does it work?
  • Step by step
  • How much? 

How does it work? 

Allows you to post books overseas at a reduced rate of postage.

Step by step

    An Post allows customers post books overseas at reduced rates of postage.

  • Use resealable packaging,or leave your item unsealed.
    (items availing of these special rates must remain open for inspection)
  • Weigh your item
  • Calculate and apply the appropriate postage
  • Clearly mark your item as Printed Matter,  in the upper left hand corner. 
Are there weight and size restrictions?
  • Weight: Up to 5kgs
  • Size dimensions for the Letter/Postcard, Large Envelope and Packet categories of mail apply. 


How much?

Weight Not Over Europe (incl Britain) Rest of the World
3kg €21.00 €23.50
4kg €28.50 €30.50
5kg €34.00 €36.50


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