Many retailers have different cut off days for receiving your holiday packages. Check out this handy list to see when the last day is to order from your favorite retailer.
Dates listed in bold are confirmed. Other dates are based on shipping options listed on the retailers website. These may change for the holidays. Note that some retailers have yet to release their deadline.
It’s a good idea to get your online holiday orders in as soon as possible, rather than waiting for these deadlines. The holiday shopping season is incredibly busy for retailers, so give them plenty of time to process your order to avoid risking disappointment on Christmas.2016 Shipping Deadlines for U.S. Carriers Carrier U.S. Shipping Deadline FedEx Dec. 25 UPS Dec. 23 USPS Dec. 23 2016 Free Shipping & Shipping Deadlines for Major Online Retailers Store Free Shipping Last Day for Christmas Shipping 6pm Over $50 Dec. 22 Ace Hardware Varies by weight Dec. 21 Advance Auto Parts Over $75 Dec. 21 Amazon Over $35 (no minimum for Prime members) Dec. 23 American Girl TBA Dec. 21 American Eagle Outfitters Select items Dec. 21 Apple Store Free two-day Dec. 23 Ashley Stewart Over $125 Dec. 19 AT&T Wireless Free express shipping Dec. 22 Babies R Us Over $19 Dec. 21 Backcountry Over $50 Dec. 23 Banana Republic Over $50 Dec. 22 Barneys New York Free ground Dec. 22 Bealls Over $50 Dec. 16 Bed Bath & Beyond Over $29 Dec. 22 Belk Free standard Dec. 22 Best Buy Free standard Dec. 21 Bloomingdale’s Free until Dec 21 Dec. 22 Blue Nile Free FedEx Dec. 23 Bose Free during promotions Dec. 22 Bowflex Home Gyms Select products Varies by product Cabela’s Over $49 Dec. 22 Calendars.com Over $30 Dec. 22 Collections Etc. Free on select orders Dec. 20 Costco Select items Check locally Dell Free standard Dec. 23 Dillard’s TBA Dec. 22 Disney Store TBA Dec 21 eBay Varies by seller Varies by seller Eddie Bauer Over $49 Dec. 23 Express Over $50 December 22 Finish Line Over $50 and select items Dec. 22 Foot Locker Over $75 and select items Dec. 23 Free People free standard Dec. 22 Fry’s Free next-day local Dec. 22 GameStop Over $35 Dec. 22 Gander Mountain Free standard Dec. 22 Gap Over $50 Dec. 22 Guess Over $99 Dec. 21 GiftsForYouNow Over $50 Varies by product GiftTree Select items Varies by product A Gift Inside Select items Varies by product Gourmet Gift Baskets Select items Varies by product Guitar Center Over $25 Dec. 22 H&M Over $40 Dec. 22 Haband Free until Dec. 10 Dec 19 Harbor Freight Tools $6.99 flat rate for most orders Dec. 20 Home Depot Over $45 Dec. 22 (varies by product) IKEA TBA Varies by product and area code JCPenney Over $49 Dec. 22 Jimmy Jazz Over $125 Dec. 21 Kmart Over $49 Dec. 22 Kohl’s Over $50 Dec. 22 Lids Free ground Dec. 20 Lowe’s Over $49 Dec. 22 Macy’s Varies by promotion Dec. 23 Microsoft Store Free standard Dec 22 Neiman Marcus Free standard Dec. 21 Newegg Select items Dec. 22 Nordstrom Free standard Dec. 23 Office Depot & OfficeMax Over $35 Dec. 22 Old Navy Over $50 Dec. 22 Omaha Steaks Select items Varies by location OtterBox Free standard Dec. 19 Overstock.com Free standard Dec. 23 Personal Creations Over $49 (varies by promotion) Varies by product Petco Free standard Dec. 21 PetSmart Free standard Dec 21 Pottery Barn Select items Dec. 22 RadioShack Over $19 Dec. 22 REEDS Jewelers Free standard Dec. 22 if in-stock and no sizing needed REI Over $50 Dec. 21 Sam’s Club Select items Dec. 21 Samsung Free (varies by promotion) Dec. 21 Sears Over $49 Dec. 22 Shutterfly Over $39 Dec. 18 (varies by product) Stein Mart Over $75 Dec. 22 Target Free standard Dec. 23 Toys R Us Over $19 Dec. 21 UGG Australia Free standard Varies by area code Ulta Over $35 Dec. 20 Verizon Free overnight shipping on devices, free ground on accessories Dec. 23 Walmart Over $50 Dec. 21 World Market Over $100 Dec. 22 (excludes furniture and rugs) Zappos Free standard Dec. 22