You've made your list and checked it twice. Now you just have to get the gifts there on time! Here are the 2015 holiday shipping deadlines for your gifts to arrive by Christmas Eve. 

The United States Postal Service lists the following deadlines for Christmas Eve delivery:

Domestic:

  • Standard Service - December 15
  • First Class - December 19
  • Priority Mail - December 21
  • Priority Mail Express - December 23

Military: Unfortunately some of the military deadlines have passed but we still included them.

APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 090-092 

  • Standard Post Service - November 7
  • Space Available Mail (SPM) - November 25
  • Parcel Airlift Mail (PAL) -December 3
  • Priority Mail - December 10
  • First Class Mail - December 10
  • Priority Mail Express Military Service (PMEMS) - December 17

APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 093

  • Standard Post Service - November 7
  • Space Available Mail (SPM) - November 25
  • Parcel Airlift Mail (PAL) - December 3
  • Priority Mail - December 3
  • First Class Mail - December 3
  • Priority Mail Express Military Service (PMEMS) - N/A

APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 094-098

  • Standard Post Service - November 7
  • Space Available Mail (SPM) - November 25
  • Parcel Airlift Mail (PAL) - December 3
  • Priority Mail - December 10
  • First Class Mail - December 10
  • Priority Mail Express Military Service (PMEMS) - December 17

APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 340

  • Standard Post Service - November 7
  • Space Available Mail (SPM) - November 25
  • Parcel Airlift Mail (PAL) - December 3
  • Priority Mail - December 10
  • First Class Mail - December 10
  • Priority Mail Express Military Service (PMEMS) - December 17

APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 962-966

  • Standard Post Service - November 7
  • Space Available Mail (SPM) - November 25
  • Parcel Airlift Mail (PAL) - December 3
  • Priority Mail - December 10
  • First Class Mail - December 10
  • Priority Mail Express Military Service (PMEMS) - December 17

You can also schedule a free package pickup during regular delivery.

Click here for the all the Post Offices and Approved Postal Providers within 40 miles of Utica.

FedEx
For shipping within the U.S.:

• Dec. 14: Last day to ship via FedEx SmartPost
• Dec. 16: Last day to ship via FedEx Home Delivery and FedEx Ground
• Dec. 21: Last day to ship via FedEx Express Saver
• Dec. 22: Last day to ship via FedEx 2Day and FedEx 2Day A.M.
• Dec. 23: Last day to ship via FedEx Standard Overnight, FedEx Priority Overnight, and FedEx First Overnight
• Dec. 25: Last day to ship via FedEx SameDay

Shipping deadlines for packages headed to Puerto Rico and Canada, Mexico, and other international destinations vary. See FedEx's Last Days to Ship site for more information.

UPS
For shipping within the U.S.:

• Dec. 17: Last day to ship UPS Ground
• Dec. 18: Last day to ship UPS 3 Day Select
• Dec. 22: Last day to ship via UPS 2nd Day Air
• Dec. 23: Last day to ship via UPS Next Day Air
• Dec. 24: Last day to ship via UPS Express Critical
For international shipping deadlines and other holiday-related information, go to UPS Holiday Shipping site.

Other Shipping Tips to Keep in Mind from Consumer Reports:

Amazon.com says that the cut-off date for ordering items with free shipping is Dec. 16. Orders for gifts to be shipped with standard shipping must be completed online by Dec. 18. The cut-off dates for ordering items to be shipped with two-day and one-day shipping are Dec. 22 and Dec. 23, respectively. Dec. 23 is the last day to order with same-day delivery for delivery by Dec. 25.

For more information, check out Key 2015 FBA Holiday Selling Dates.

Free Shipping Day and Free Two-Day Shipping

Dozens of merchants, from Bass Pro Shops to Wine.com, are participating in Free Shipping Day on Dec. 18, with offers of items that will purportedly arrive by Christmas Eve.