The best WooCommerce Royal Mail shipping plugin
for your UK-based store
Looking for a reliable shipping solution for your UK-based WooCommerce store? Our Royal Mail Shipping plugin with tracking for WooCommerce can help streamline your shipping process and improve your customers’ experience.
With direct access to Royal Mail’s rates, you can save money on shipping costs and offer competitive pricing to your customers. The plugin automatically classifies packages into letters or parcels based on the weight and dimensions of the products, saving you time and effort. The plugin provides automated tracking updates and real-time tracking information, which can increase customer satisfaction and loyalty.
How does the WooCommerce Royal Mail Shipping Plugin Work?
- Step 1
Install Plugin and enable the real-time Royal Mail Rates option on the WooCommerce plugin settings page.
- Step 2
Before placing an order, the plugin will display real-time Royal Mail shipping rates for different services on the WooCommerce cart & checkout page. These rates will be based on the destination address, weight and dimensions of the WooCommerce products in their cart.
- Step 3
Once the Royal Mail tracking details are added to the order, it is then automatically sent to the customers with the WooCommerce order completion email.
MAIN FEATURES OF WOOCOMMERCE Royal Mail SHIPPING PLUGIN
Royal Mail Shipping Rates
Based on the products’ weight, dimensions, shipping destination, etc., this plugin displays the shipping rates from Royal Mail for both domestic and international shipping options chosen by you.
These rates are the official rates from Royal Mail. For more information on the rates please refer the link – https://www.royalmail.com/sites/default/files/Our-prices-2018-effective-26-March-2018.pdf
Handling Fees/Additional charges
You can set up a fixed amount or a percentage amount as handling fees in addition to the shipping charges.
Shipping Services: Enable/disable, edit the names of, and add costs to Royal Mail shipping services
Countries Supported: This plugin works in all countries where RoyalMail operates.
Letters/Parcel Packing: Configure the plugin to automatically determine how items should be packaged.
You can choose to:
- Calculate shipping on the basis of order total weight: The plugin automatically calculates the shipping rates for chosen services based on the total weight of the products in the cart.
- Pack items individually: The plugin displays shipping rates for each item separately based on its weight.
- Pack into boxes with weights and dimensions: The plugin automatically classifies the package into letters, large letters, small parcels, medium parcels and large parcels based on the Royal Mail weight and size guidelines and displays these rates accordingly.
The tracking number returned from Royal Mail should be added to the order notes and it will be sent as part of the order completion email, which enables Shipment Tracking for customers and shop owners.
- Offer all returned rates or cheapest rates to your customers.
- Option to set a conversion rate if a different currency is selected apart from Pound Sterling.
- Add Custom Shipment Message that will show up in the order completion email.
- Provide insurance for your order.
- Set a minimum order amount for your order. Screenshots
Supported RoYAL MAIL AND PARCEL FORCE SHIPPING SERVICES
DOMESTIC SHIPPING SERVICES
UK GUARANTEED SHIPPING SERVICES
- Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1 pm
- Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9 am
- Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 9am® with Saturday Guaranteed
- Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed by 1pm® with Saturday Guaranteed
- Parcelforce Worldwide EXPRESS 9, EXPRESS 10, EXPRESS AM, EXPRESS 24
UK SIGNED SHIPPING SERVICES
- Royal Mail Signed For™ 1st Class
- Royal Mail Signed For™ 2nd Class
- Parcelforce Worldwide EXPRESS48, EXPRESS48 Large
UK STANDARD SHIPPING SERVICES
- Royal Mail 1st Class
- Royal Mail 2nd Class
INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING SERVICES
Get prices for the following international shipping services:
- International Standard
- International Tracked & Signed
- International Tracked
- International Signed
- International Economy
- Parcelforce Worldwide