Post Offices Closed Nationwide For Holidays

(UNDATED) – Post Office locations nationwide will be closed on Christmas Day, Friday, December 25, 2020 and New Year’s Day, Friday, January 1, 2021.

All Post Office locations will be open after the holidays, and regular mail delivery will resume on December 26th and January 2nd.

Some Post Office locations may have extended hours leading up to the holidays, while others may have limited hours on Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24th. Although there are no plans for limited hours on New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31st, customers should always check with their local Post Office for hours of operation.

Blue collection boxes with final collection times before 12 p.m. (noon) will not be affected by an early closing December 24th. If a box has a final collection time after 12 p.m., its mail may be picked up earlier. For mail pickup December 24th, customers are asked to put their mail into blue collection boxes by noon regardless of the final collection times posted on the box. As a reminder, blue collection boxes are not serviced on Sundays.

Customers who have items to mail after the scheduled pickup times December 24th should visit the Postal Locator on to find local Post Office locations that may be open later.