Is the Post Office Open on Veterans Day?

We all know that the USPS is one of the top service providers that deliver mails in the United States and many other countries. When it comes to delivering a package, two more companies, UPS and FedEx, come in our mind. Different companies deliver packages within different time frames or days, and in this holiday season, you don’t want your mail to be delivered lately only because the service provider does not run on a specific day.

Veterans Day is here and you must be expecting your package to be delivered on this day, but Wait a Minute! Do you know whether your package delivery company delivers on Veterans Day or not? So, if you don’t know, then you should find out right now. Here, we’ll find out – is the post office open on Veterans Day, is there mail on Veterans Day, and FedEx & UPS delivery status on the same day So, let’s find out:

Are Post Offices Open on Veterans Day?Is the Post Office Open on Veterans Day

No, the post offices are not open on Veterans Day because it is a federal holiday. Due to the closing of the post offices, you can not place any order. You have to wait for the next working day for this. There will be no mail and package delivery on this day.

We have listed the USPS holidays down here when the post offices are closed, and there is no delivery (except for Priority Mail Express packages).

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 Mail Run on Veterans Day?

No, mail doesn’t run on Veterans Day. On this day, all services of USPS are unavailable for its customers except Priority Mail Express. Customers can’t use their standard services to send any mail or package. If you have an important document or parcel to send to your relative or friend, then you can use USPS’s Priority Mail Express service or go for the other package delivery companies like UPS and FedEx. Priority Mail Express is the only service by USPS which is available 7 days a week for 365 days. No holiday affects the delivery of Priority Mail Express service. You can read more about the same in our other article.

Does UPS Deliver on Veterans Day?

Does UPS Deliver on Veterans Day

Yes, UPS delivers on Veterans Day because it is not a holiday for UPS. So, there will be package delivery on this day. You can choose UPS for sending your packages on time. It is one of the largest companies in the world. It has a huge no. of customers around the world. It always tries to deliver your packages on time.

We have added a list of holidays on which UPS does not deliver any package. You can see the list 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?

Yes, FedEx delivers on Veterans Day. It delivers packages just like UPS on this day. Veterans Day is not observed as a holiday for FedEx. So, the packages will be delivered just like the regular working days. If you are still confused and thinking “is FedEx closed on veterans day,” then you should know that FedEx is open on that day and you can visit any FedEx office to place your shipment.

Here is the schedule of FedEx on Veterans Day 2019:

FedEx status on Veterans day

The list of holidays when FedEx is closed:

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


Conclusion: The conclusion is that the post office will be closed on this day, and there will be no mail delivery. You can choose Priority Mail Express to send your important mail or package through USPS. UPS and FedEx are open on this day and you can expect the delivery from these two companies on 11 November 2019.

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