Last Christmas posting dates for 2018

Hornby Santa's Express Christmas Train Set

With Christmas fast approaching, we’ve been given the recommended last posting dates for orders to arrive on time!  As we sell all over the world, we’ve put dates to help all of our customers…

We have a daily same-day process cut-off time of 1pm, however this is subject to stock.  Order early to avoid disappointment, particularly on popular model railway products.



UK customer last posting dates

We have two postage options for our UK customers.  You may find as we get closer to Christmas that your order may be shipped using a different courier, subject to their demands and workloads, to keep orders arriving on time.


Royal Mail Standard

If you select Royal Mail Standard as your shipping option, the recommended order date is Tuesday 18 December.


Royal Mail Tracked

When ordering using the Tracked option, you can extend this until Friday 21 December.



International last posting dates

Please ensure you know the recommended last posting dates before placing your order.  They cannot be guaranteed and are only provided as a guide, but we will do everything we can to get your order to you on time.

Region Date
Africa & the Middle East Tuesday 4 December
Asia, Cyprus, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic,
Poland and Slovakia), Malta
Friday 7 December
Caribbean, Central and South America Saturday 8 December
Australia, Greece, New Zealand, Turkey Monday 10 December
Canada, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland, USA Friday 14 December
Finland, Sweden Saturday 15 December
Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Portugal, Netherlands, Norway,
Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Monday 17 December
Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg Tuesday 18 December



Where can I get more help?

If you have any questions or concerns about your existing order, please contact us.  Remember that you can track your existing order by logging into your account.

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