Whether you are a large or small eBay seller, you’ll want to protect your eBay seller rating as it can
help drive sales. If your parcel arrives late due to being stuck in customs or worse, damaged, it could
affect your reputation and ability to sell on the site.
Fastlane® only works with the world’s most reliable couriers, such as DHL, DPD, FedEx, TNT, UPS so you know the items you’re selling on eBay will arrive on time and in one piece, and for 60% cheaper than booking direct.
And by using our postage calculator you can keep your shipping costs down, encouraging bidders to pay more on your auctions. Whether you have to ship your eBay goods internationally, or send them within the UK, Fastlane offers the best eBay courier and freight services for you
With our eBay postage calculator, you can compare rates for the best couriers and save on eBay postage fees. Our huge buying power enables us to offer you savings of up to 60% against going direct.
Parcel collections occur between 9AM and 6PM, however for your convenience we do offer collection window.
If you don’t want to wait in for your eBay collection then we also offer convenient eBay drop-ship locations across the UK, so you can drop your package at any one of 20,000 UK retailers.
If you’re sending something a bit bigger than usual, we offer a specialist service for large and heavy parcel delivery. And if you need to collect goods from your buyer as they are returning their eBay item, we also offer a convenient eBay returns service.
Parcel deliveries are made between 9 AM and 6 PM Monday to Friday, if you need an AM delivery please select one of our timed service options.
Couriers make between one and three delivery attempts as standard, so if you’re worried the receiver may not be home to receive the delivery we recommend selecting one of our three attempt delivery services.
We also offer a collection service, whereby the receiver can collect the goods from the local retailer. This is particularly useful for eBay shipping, where sellers often send to a buyer’s home address and can’t guarantee they will be in.
Fastlane® offers a specialist service for bulky items. We can ship individual items up to 1,000 kg in weight and 270 cm in length.
Fastlane® does not however offer a removal service, and for items over 30 kg in weight you will need to provide the driver with assistance loading their van.
Surcharges do apply for large items such as eBay furniture delivery, however all applicable surcharges are included within your quote, just please remember to enter the correct dimensions to ensure the quote is accurate.
When selling items on eBay, you’ll know that the buyer will often be anxious to receive their item as soon as possible, and so they will expect to be able to track the parcel’s progress.
All Fastlane® services come with real-time tracking, so an eBay buyer can track their order at every step of the way, from door-to-door. What’s more, we will also email you and your buyer if any delay occurs.
In order to keep the buyer up-to-date, simply enter their email address at the point of shipping, and will let them know when their parcel is sent delayed and delivered.
Sending your eBay items within the UK with Fastlane® is easy. Whether you’re sending a parcel from London, or shipping to Manchester, Fastlane can deliver next day to almost all UK postcodes. And with cheap UK delivery from only £7.13, and a choice of door-to-door or eBay dropship services, Fastlane® is the number one choice for your eBay delivery.
Selling internationally on eBay is a growing market. By offering competitive international shipping prices, you’ll find it much easier to sell your products. With our international shipping rates starting at only £2.81, we’ve got a service to meet every budget. So if you’re interested in selling goods abroad, with Fastlane the world is only a click away.
Until your goods are delivered safely, the liability lies with you. So if your package is damaged or delayed, the eBay buyer can claim a refund and leave negative feedback. By using a reputable courier, and safely packaging your parcel, you can minimise the risk. We also offer a convenient, guaranteed delivery option for urgent packages which you can upsell to your customer.
If you’re a large eBay seller, shipping over 40 packages per month, you could be eligible for a business account with Fastlane®. Our business customers can avail of additional exclusive discounts, over and above our generous loyalty program which entitles you to up to 8% off your shipping. Our business accounts are open to both limited companies and sole traders.
Your buyer will rate you based upon their overall buying experience. If their package is delayed, or worse damaged, they will hold you responsible.
Many cheaper couriers have higher levels of damage and late delivery. Both of these factors will affect your seller rating and lead to disgruntled customers. Fastlane® only offers the services of reliable vetted couriers. And by reliable we mean a lower level of damages than the industry average, and an on-time delivery performance above 96%. So whether your sending in the UK, or abroad, trust Fastlane® to deliver.
Our eBay drop-ship services are extremely convenient and minimise the risk of the recipient not being home to receive the delivery which can often lead to delays or your recipient even having to go and collect their parcel from a depot which may be much further afield, which could even result in your buyer cancelling their eBay order. You can ask your buyer to go on to our website and select a convenient collection location, or you can simply select one close to their home.
Yes, Fastlane® offers a proactive email notification service, all you need to do enter your buyers email address at the point of booking, and will keep them informed every step in the process.
So long as you provide us with your buyer’s email address, we will send them the notification as soon as the order is processed. The email will contain a tracking link where your buyer can track their eBay item from collection right through to delivery.
As one of the UK’s leading online couriers, we have exclusive agreements with all major carriers enabling you to enjoy amazing prices without compromising on quality of service.
In fact, our prices are so low that for parcels over 2 kg in weight, we can save you up to 60% against the price of eBay postage fees and we offer big savings also compared with the eBay shipping program.
All our courier quotes include applicable surcharges, so there’s no nasty surprises. All you need to do is compare the transit times and service conditions for each courier, and decide based upon your budget. With lots of economy delivery options for eBay international postage, if cost is your main concern, we’re sure to have a service in line with your budget.