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Why open a DHL account?

Fast delivery, unrivalled reliability and customer service tailored to your business’ needs – as a DHL customer these are all a given.

But a DHL account brings a whole host of other benefits that will help grow your business internationally.

What’s more, anyone who ships more than 6 times per year is eligible to open an account!

Account benefits

Nectar Business

Earn 1 point for every £1 you spend shipping through your DHL Express account – then treat yourself with any of our Nectar Business reward partners.

Pricing made simple

No more complicated price guides. We know that transparency is key, so you’ll understand exactly how much you’re paying at all times.


It’s important that every shipment runs smoothly. That’s why we provide you with the support you need, when you need it – starting with your first shipment.

Customer service

Our UK-based customer service team is only a phone call away – so support is available whenever you need it.

Specialist support

Our team of international specialists help make it even easier to book a shipment, no matter how complex your requirements.

Free packaging

Those frantic last minute searches for suitable packaging are now a thing of the past. We provide a range of fit-for-purpose packaging completely free of charge

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