FedEx Holidays 2017 | Holiday Schedule & Hours

FedEx Corporation is a multinational courier delivery services company. It is famous for its overnight shipping service. It was the first company to provide the tracking system which is currently being used by almost all shipping companies. It also gives you the real-time updates of your packages. People from all around the world use its services.

FedEx customers have numerous questions. They want to know about the opening and closing time of FedEx stores or offices. They also want to know about the holidays when FedEx doesn’t pick up or ship any package. You may know that there are few days in the year when this corporation doesn’t pick up and ship any package. So, the customers want to know about those days, so that they could plan their shipping. So, in this article, we are going to talk about the FedEx Holidays that when this delivery service company won’t ship and pick up any shipment in 2017. Let’s find out:

FedEx Holidays 2017:

holiday 2017If we don’t include Sundays, then there are few more days in a year when this giant package delivery company doesn’t pick or deliver any shipment and those days are as follows:

  • Easter Day – April 16, 2017,
  • Memorial Day – May 29, 2017,
  • Independence Day – July 4, 2017,
  • Labor Day – September 4, 2017,
  • Thanksgiving Day – November 23, 2017,
  • Christmas Eve – December 24, 2017,
  • Christmas Day – December 25, 2017,
  • New Year’s Eve – December 31,  2017,
  • New Year’s Day – January 1, 2018

It is the FedEx Holiday Schedule of this year, 2017. If you are planning to ship or place your order around these days, then make sure to find all the details about the shipping and pick up services around these given dates. You can also see this FedEx 2017 holiday schedule in the table format below:

Sr. No.DateWeek DayHoliday
1. April – 16SundayEaster Day
2. May – 29MondayMemorial Day
3. July – 4TuesdayIndependence Day
4. September – 4MondayLabor Day
5. November – 23ThursdayThanksgiving Day
6. December – 24SundayChristmas Eve
7. December – 25MondayChristmas Day
8. December – 31SundayNew Year's Eve
9. January – 1, 2018MondayNew Year's Day

Many FedEx customers have asked that Does FedEx deliver on holidays? So, we want to answer this question.

There are few national holidays when FedEx delivers and pickups packages. Holidays (in 2017) when FedEx doesn’t deliver or pick up any package have mentioned above, but other holidays when it provides the normal pickup and delivery are:

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day – January 16, 2017,
  • Presidents Day – February 20, 2017,
  • Columbus Day – October 9, 2017,
  • Veterans Day – November 11, 2017

Just like the other package delivery companies, FedEx also offers its customers a service that is available 365 days a year. That service is known as FedEx SameDay® service. You can ship your urgent packages using this service. It is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a week. For more info. –

The holidays listed above are the holidays observed by the U.S. If you want to ship outside the U.S., then you should visit the FedEx International Holiday site. After visiting the site, select the desired country and the list of holidays observed in that country will be there on the screen.

FedEx Holiday Hours:

You can check the operating hours for your area at FedEx Find Locations, or you can download Holiday Schedule 2017. If you want to know that have weather affected the FedEx operations, then call 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339. The holiday schedule or hours of few FedEx services are as follows:

FedEx Freight Holiday Schedule:

Sr. No.DayDateStatus
1.Good FridayApril – 14 Modified Service
2. Saturday Before EasterApril – 15Closed
3. EasterApril – 16Closed
4. Memorial DayMay – 29Closed
May – 30Open
5. Independence DayJuly – 3Modified Service
July – 4Closed
July – 5Open
6. Labor DaySeptember – 2Closed
September – 3Closed
September – 4Closed
September – 5Open
7. ThanksgivingNovember – 22Open
November – 23Closed
November – 24Closed
November – 25Closed
8. ChristmasDecember – 19Open
December – 20Open
December – 21Open
December – 22Modified Service
December – 23Closed
December – 24Closed
December – 25Closed
December – 26Modified Service
9. New Year's Eve and New Year's Day 2018December – 29Modified Service
December – 30Closed
December – 31Closed
January – 01, 2018Closed
January – 02, 2018Open

FedEx Freight will be open on April 14, July 3, Dec. 22 and Dec. 29. All normal pickup and shipping operations will take place. All the packages picked up on these days will resume transit on the next normal business day. You can see the rest in the table above.

FedEx Ground Holiday Schedule:

Sr. No.DayDateStatus
1.Good FridayApril – 14Open
2. Saturday Before EasterApril – 15Closed
3. EasterApril – 16Closed
4. Memorial DayMay – 29Closed
May – 30Open
5. Independence DayJuly – 3Open
July – 4Closed
July – 5Open
6. Labor DaySeptember – 2Closed
September – 3Closed
September – 4Closed
September – 5Open
7. ThanksgivingNovember – 22Open
November – 23Closed
November – 24Open
November – 25Closed
8. ChristmasDecember – 19Open
December – 20Open
December – 21Open
December – 22Modified Service
December – 23Closed
December – 24Closed
December – 25Closed
December – 26Open
9.New Year's Eve and New Year's Day 2018December – 29Open
December – 30Closed
December – 31Closed
January – 01, 2018Closed
January – 02, 2018Open

FedEx Ground will make the pickup and deliveries. Some of the packages picked up on Dec. 22 will be delivered as usual, but some of the packages may take one additional day.

You may also see these holidays in the calendar view below:

FedEx Holidays 2017

Conclusion: It was all about the FedEx holiday schedule 2017. You can see the complete list of holidays and the days when this multinational package delivery company delivers and pickups the packages. For complete details about the holiday schedule, you may visit the FedEx 2017 Holiday Schedule Page. All the information about the different services is given there.

If you are also the customer of other package delivery companies like USPS and UPS, then you may see the list of USPS Holidays 2017 and UPS Holidays 2017.

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