Shopify Shipping carriers

If you're using Shopify Shipping, then you can display calculated shipping rates to your customers at checkout. Calculated shipping using USPS or Canada Post is included by default in your Shopify admin. Shipping costs are calculated automatically by the carrier at the same time an order is placed, so your customers will see real-time rates during checkout.

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USPS

If your store is based in the United States, then you can use Shopify Shipping to buy and print USPS shipping labels from your Shopify admin. Depending on your Shopify plan, you'll receive graduated discounts off the regular shipping rates.

Add USPS calculated rates to zones

If you're using Shopify Shipping, then you can display calculated shipping rates to your customers at checkout.

To add USPS rates to zones:

  1. In the Zones and rates section, click Edit next to the shipping zone that you want to add the rate to:

    Zone edit usps
    If you want to add a rate to a new zone, then you'll need to create a new shipping zone first.

  2. In the Calculated rates section, click Add rate:

    Add calc rate cp

  3. In the dialog, select USPS (Discounted rates from Shopify Shipping) in the Select a carrier field.

  4. Check the mail classes that you want to offer to your customers in the Services section:

    Ccs mail class usps

  5. Check Automatically offer new shipping services when they become available in the Future services section to include new mail classes by default when they become available.

  6. In the Rate adjustments section, enter a dollar or percentage value if you want to add a markup to the calculated rate:

    Css usps adjustment

  7. Click Done.

  8. Click Save at the top of the shipping zone page:

    Weight based manual save

Canada Post

If your store is based in Canada, then you can use Shopify Shipping to buy and print Canada Post shipping labels from your Shopify admin. Depending on your Shopify plan, you'll receive graduated discounts off the regular shipping rates.

Add Canada Post calculated rates to zones

If you're using Shopify Shipping, then you can display calculated shipping rates to your customers at checkout.

To add Canada Post rates to zones:

  1. In the Zones and rates section, click Edit next to the shipping zone that you want to add the rate to:

    Zone edit CP
    If you want to add a rate to a new zone, then you'll need to create a new shipping zone first.

  2. In the Calculated rates section, click Add rate:

    Add calc rate cp

  3. In the dialog, select Canada Post in the Select a carrier field.

  4. Check the mail classes that you want to offer to your customers in the Services section:

    Ccs mail class cp

  5. Check Automatically offer new shipping services when they become available in the Future services section to include new mail classes by default when they become available.

  6. In the Rate adjustments section, enter a dollar or percentage value if you want to add a markup to the calculated rate:

    Css usps adjustment

  7. Click Done.

  8. Click Save at the top of the shipping zone page:

    Weight based manual save

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