Is the Post Office Open on Veterans Day?

There are lots of package delivery companies in the United States. Three of them which are reliable are USPS, UPS, and FedEx. These package companies have their working hours and holidays. Not all companies work on similar days. A day for USPS may be a holiday, and that same day is a working day for UPS. We are here to talk about Veterans Day specifically.

This year, Veterans Day is observed on 11th November in the United States. So, people living here want to know, “Does mail run on Veterans Day?” Most people are curious to know about the status of delivery on Veterans Day because their business relies on it. So, if you are one of them, curious to find out the status, then you should keep reading the article because we are going to tell you that is there mail on Veterans Day, does USPS, UPS, or FedEx deliver on this day? So, let’s find out:

Is There Mail On Veterans Day?

If we talk about USPS, then USPS doesn’t deliver any package on this day because it’s a holiday. So, there will be no mail delivery on Veterans day by USPS. There are so many package delivery companies out there that run on this day except USPS. Yeah, It’s correct that USPS delivers numerous types of mail and packages, but it doesn’t deliver or ship any mail and package on this federal holiday except Priority Mail Express. If you want to send an important mail to your family, friends, or relatives, then you can send it through Priority Mail Express, or you can choose another package delivery company. In the upcoming paragraph, we are going to explain the most searched query, i.e., are post offices open on Veterans Day? Keep reading the article:

Is the Post Office Open on Veterans Day?

No, the post office is not open on Veterans day because Veterans Day is a holiday for USPS. On this day, all the workers of USPS are on holiday. So, there is no one in the post offices to help you regarding any service provided by USPS. In that case, you need to wait for the next working day. No mail delivery happens on this day.

The list of holidays when USPS or the post offices are closed for Delivery and any service:

1.January – 1 TuesdayNew Year’s Day
2.January – 21MondayMartin Luther King Jr. Birthday
3.February – 18MondayWashington’s Birthday *
4.May – 27MondayMemorial Day
5.July – 4ThursdayIndependence Day
6.September – 2MondayLabor Day
7.October – 14MondayColumbus Day
8.November – 11MondayVeterans’ Day *
9.November – 28ThursdayThanksgiving Day
10.December – 25WednesdayChristmas Day
11.January-1, 2020WednesdayNew Year’s Day

Does UPS Deliver on Veterans Day?

Does UPS Deliver on Veterans Day

Yes, UPS delivers on Veterans Day. Besides the USPS, UPS is one of the largest package delivery companies in the world. It has a huge no. of customers around the world. Veterans Day is not a holiday for UPS. So, it can deliver your packages on this day.

You can see the list of UPS Holidays 2019 here:

1.January-1Tuesday New Year’s Day
2.April-21SundayEaster Sunday
3.May-27MondayMemorial Day
4.July-4ThursdayIndependence Day
5.September-2MondayLabor Day
6.November-28ThursdayThanksgiving Day
7.December-25WednesdayChristmas Day
8.January-1, 2020WednesdayNew Year's Day

Does FedEx Deliver on Veterans Day?

Does FedEx Deliver on Veterans Day

Yes, FedEx delivers on Veterans Day. Just like UPS, FedEx also ships packages worldwide. FedEx is also famous as UPS. If you want to send a parcel on Veterans Day, you may choose FedEx. So, if you are still thinking, “Is FedEx closed on Veterans Day,” then you should know that FedEx is not closed on Veterans Day. There is no holiday according to the FedEx holiday schedule. You can use its pick up and delivery services.

Here is the FedEx Status on Veterans Day 2019:

FedEx on Veterans Day 2019

See the list of FedEx Holidays 2019:

1.April-21SundayEaster Sunday
2.May-26SundaySunday Before Memorial Day
3.May-27MondayMemorial Day
4.July-4ThursdayIndependence Day
5.September-1SundaySunday Before Labor Day
6.September-2MondayLabor Day
7.November-28ThursdayThanksgiving Day
8.December-25WednesdayChristmas Day
9.January-1, 2020WednesdayNew Year's Day


The conclusion is that USPS is closed on Veterans Day, November 11 and it won’t deliver any mail or packages. If you want, your package to be delivered on Veterans Day, then you should go with UPS or FedEx. Both companies will remain open and deliver packages on this day.

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