DHL Express

DHL Express Tracking

Monitor Your DHL Shipment with unmatched accuracy and detail. Just type in your DHL tracking number (up to 40 numbers, one per line) and click "Track" to unveil detailed progress on your package. Watch as your parcel travels across cities or borders, receiving continuous updates that keep you well-informed at every stage. DHL's reliable tracking ensures you're always up-to-date with the latest status of your shipment, offering you the confidence and convenience of knowing precisely where your package is and when it's expected to arrive. Stay connected to your delivery's journey with DHL's trusted tracking services.

About DHL

DHL is an American-founded German logistics company providing courier, package delivery and express mail service, delivering over 1.8 billion parcels per year. A subsidiary of the German logistics firm DHL Group, its express mail service DHL Express is one of the market leaders for parcel services in Europe and Germany's main courier and parcel service. The name DHL is derived from the names of its founders. It was established in 1969. It is headquartered in Bonn, Germany.

Among today’s top logistics enterprises, DHL stands out as one of the most competitive for express global and domestic shipping capabilities (including courier, parcel and express mail services), freight transportation, and supply chain solutions.

DHL International Shipment Tracking

DHL offers robust international shipment tracking, ensuring you can monitor your package as it travels globally. With real-time updates, DHL keeps you informed about your shipment's status, location, and expected delivery date.

DHL Parcel International Standard

This service offers reliable international shipping with trackable parcels, providing a balance between cost and speed. Ideal for less time-sensitive shipments, it ensures your package reaches its global destination securely.

DHL Parcel International Direct

A premium service designed for faster international shipping. It offers direct injection into the destination country, end-to-end tracking, and a Duties and Taxes Paid option for a smooth delivery experience.

DHL Express Package Tracking

DHL Express specializes in urgent, time-sensitive shipments. With an extensive global network, it offers expedited shipping and detailed tracking, ensuring your package arrives quickly and is traceable at every step.

DHL Domestic Express Tracking

For shipments within the same country, DHL Domestic Express offers a fast and reliable option with comprehensive tracking, ensuring your domestic deliveries are made promptly and monitored throughout their journey.

DHL Global Mail/DHL eCommerce Tracking

Ideal for e-commerce businesses, this service provides cost-effective shipping solutions for lightweight packages, with the benefit of detailed tracking and updates through DHL's network.

DHL Global Forwarding and Freight Tracking

This service caters to larger shipments and freight, offering specialized tracking for complex logistics and international freight forwarding, ensuring transparency and peace of mind for bulkier deliveries.

How to Track DHL Packages?

  • Tracking DHL packages via phone call

    Customers can track their DHL parcels by calling DHL's customer service. The tracking system is accessible 24/7, providing live updates on your shipment's status.

  • Tracking DHL Parcel with Email Address

    By sending your tracking number to DHL's designated email address, you can receive updates and information about your shipment directly to your inbox.

  • Tracking DHL Package on their website

    Visit DHL's official website and enter your tracking number in the tracking section to get real-time updates on your shipment's status and location.

  • Tracking DHL Package on 17TRACK

    Step 1: Get your tracking number, you can find it in the receipt, outer packing of the package or the email;

    Step 2: Enter your tracking number and click on track.

    Step 3: View the tracking results.

Where can I find the tracking number?

In most cases, the shipper or the online retailer from whom you've purchased a product will provide you with this tracking number or ID. When you buy something online, this tracking information is often included in your order confirmation email or in a separate shipment tracking update. If you don't find the tracking number or ID in these communications, it's advised to contact the shipper or the online store for further details.

DHL Tracking Number Format

DHL tracking numbers vary based on the service type, generally comprising a series of numbers and, in some cases, letters. Formats include a 10-digit numeric sequence for DHL Express and a combination of letters and numbers for DHL eCommerce.

For examples of the tracking numbers used on DHL shipments, please click here.

Tracking Status Meaning
In Transit/In Progress Your package is currently en route to you or its final recipient.
Arrived at Overseas Your parcel has reached its international destination.
Item is Pre-Advised The package has been labeled for shipping but has not yet been received by the courier.
Poste Restante The package will remain at the local post office until it is collected by the recipient.
Arrival Scan The package has been successfully scanned at the courier's facility.
Redirected The package’s address was incorrect and needs to be sent again to the right location.
Out for Delivery The package has reached its final delivery point and is ready for delivery.
Cleared Customs The shipment has successfully passed through customs clearance.
Unsuccessful Delivery Attempt Delivery of the package was attempted but encountered issues.
Returned Back to Sender The package is being sent back to the sender for various reasons.

DHL Tracking not working or updating

Ensure that you've input the correct tracking number using the proper format. If you encounter issues with your tracking ID, we recommend reaching out to your shipper or the online store where you made your purchase.

Does DHL work on weekends?

DHL delivery times for Saturday largely depend on the region (and country) you’re sending from and delivering to. The same applies to DHL delivery times on Sundays. In many Christian countries, delivery on that day is not possible. But, in the Gulf, our regular weekends are normal working days so deliveries are made during regular working hours. However, under exceptional circumstances, you can request delivery at an extra charge.

How is DHL so fast?

  • Handles Its Own Freight.DHL employees handle almost all the company’s shipments.
  • Smaller Infrastructure
  • Lots of Express Shipping Options.DHL has many express shipping options.
  • Focus on International Deliveries
  • Customs Know-How.DHL offers customs brokerage services to ensure smooth and on-time border clearance without administrative delays or penalties.
  • Investment in Aviation:DHL Aviation is the division responsible for providing air transport.
  • Multimodal Shipments:Includes options for ground, sea, and transportation.
  • Large Workforce
  • On-Demand Delivery Options.

Which one is faster, DHL or Australia Post?

Australia Post offers a lower shipping rate than DHL for their express service, but with a slightly longer transit time. For international shipping, DHL Express may have an edge over Australia Post on certain routes since they have a more comprehensive worldwide network.

What happens if you don't pay DHL customs?

  • DHL Will Hold Your Package
  • DHL Will Contact You To Request Payment
  • Consequences If You Continue To Not Pay.DHL may impose additional fees or penalties for non-payment. Additionally, your package may be held for an extended period, which could result in storage fees.Moreover, DHL may also take legal action to recover the unpaid customs charges.
  • DHL Will Return The Shipment To Sender
  • You May Still Owe Customs Fees

What is the difference between tracking on 17TRACK and DHL Express?

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Why integrate with 17TRACK Tracking API for DHL Express tracking?

✅Bulk Tracking: Handle all shipments efficiently.

✅24/7 Support: We're always here for you.

✅Package Tracking Accuracy: Up to 99.9% precise.

✅Email Updates: Get real-time package status.

✅Multi-Account: Friendly for team collaboration.

✅Multi-Language Support: Enhancing user experience.

✅Data Dashboard: Provides comprehensive logistics information and enables data analysis.

Who is using 17TRACK to track DHL Express packages?

17TRACK is being used by millions of users from 230+ countries. It offers tracking for over 2,286 carriers.

DHL Express orders from global marketplaces can be tracked on 17TRACK. For example: TikTok, Shopify, Amazon, Wish, AilExpress, etc.

What else can you do with 17TRACK?