USPS Hours – Store Close and Open Timings & Holidays Hours

USPS Hours: United States Postal Service is an independent agency of the U.S federal government which is providing the postal service in the United States.. And now it is delivering mail & packages to almost every household in the U.S. For different kind of needs; it has different kinds of services and offers.

If you want your mail to be delivered very fast then for this, it offers Priority Mail Express Service, and if you want your mail just to be delivered without any hurry or time limit, then you may use the Standard post.

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About USPS

Headquartered in Washington, DC, United States, the USPS was founded by the United States Congress on 1st July 1971. As of 2017, it has 644,124 employees, and ever since it has been founded, it is obligated to serve all Americans regardless of their Geography at a uniform price.

USPS locator provides convenience at its best when it gives you options to filter so that amongst the plethora of services they provide, you could find a way for what you need to see.

Founded1 July 1971, Washington, D.C., United States
Founders/owner of the storeUnited States Congress
GenreIndietronica indie pop
Headquarters475 L’Enfant Plaza SW
Washington, D.C. 20260-0004 U.S.
RevenueUS$ 69.636 billion
Key peoplePostal Clause of the United States Constitution
No. of locations30,825
Deliveries149.5 billion pieces of mail annually
No. of employees44,124 (503,103 career, 141,021 non-career) as of 2017

USPS Hours of Operation

Lowes Hours TodayOpening HoursClosing Hours
Monday8:00 am4:00 pm
Tuesday8:00 am4:00 pm
Wednesday8:00 am4:00 pm
Thursday8:00 am4:00 pm
Friday8:00 am4:00 pm
Lowes Hours Saturday8 am12 noon
Lowes Hours on SundayDelivery available Delivery available 

USPS Delivery Hours

The mails delivery from Post Office mail box starts from 8:30 am from Mon – Sat. Generally the USPS was closed on Sundays, but delivery is available. But in some locations the deliveries are closed on Sunday. Coming to all main USPS delivery times,

  • It delivers all international mails before 3 pm
  • Priority Mail Express items delivers by 10:30 am.
  • All the mail, parcels or packages delivered prior 5:00 pm
  • All domestic express mails delivers before 12 pm

USPS Stores Will Be Open on This Holidays:

HolidayUSPS Hours Open/Closed
1Veterans DayRegular Hours (Open)
2Good FridayRegular Hours (Open)
3Black Friday Regular Hours (Open)
4Christmas EveRegular Hours (Open)
5New years EveRegular Hours (Open)

USPS Stores Will Be Closed on This Holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day
  • President’s Day
  • On July 4th

USPS Break Hours

Along with USPS work hours, recess hours are also very important for people who work in an office. The company closes for lunch between 11:45 am to 1:30 pm on weekdays, whereas Saturday recess hours are short and only for staff who have started their shift from 6 am onwards.

USPS Pickup Times

In most of the locations, the USPS pickup hours are, 9 am to 5 pm from Monday to Friday. On Saturday, there will be reduced hours and on Sundays it will be closed. However, the USPS pickup timings vary from location to location. So, better check the hours of your location in the official locator.

USPS Holiday Hours

The table given above states the general days on which USPS stays closed. On such days, all postal activities remain stagnant, as in; no mails or packages will be delivered either. In the case of Independence Day, the holiday may change to June 3rd as per the duties of the employees.

Customer Service

Phone Number 1-800-ASK-USPS® (1-800-275-8777) – Toll free number
800-275-8777 – Customer service number
415-822-7157 – International service number
800-344-7779 – Technical support
Spport800) 522-9085 and Email –
USPS Hours8:00 am to 8:30 pm, Monday to Friday.


When does USPS stop delivering?

USPS stops delivery after 6 pm and on the days when the office is closed.

Is UPS more expensive than USPS?

UPS is more expensive than USPS just because of the surcharge and also due to fees for basically shipping smaller packages.

Who owns the United States postal service?

USPS is an independent agency of the executive branch of the US federal government. The main agency executive of USPS is Megan Brennan.

Is USPS open on Thanksgiving?

The USPS is closed on Thanksgiving Day.

What holidays does the post office close?

The post office closed on the following holidays,
New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day
President’s Day
On July 4th

What time does USPS deliver on Saturday?

The USPS Saturday delivery hours are from 8:30 am. Also, the hours depends on the volume of mail and distance between the main destination and warehouse.

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