Shipping fees

Amazon will charges you per shipment and per item. It means that if you order 4 items and they are in two packages, you will pay two shipment fees - and these are the highest of the fees listed for the items you ordered that were included in a particular package – and also item fee for each item you ordered. The table below shows shipping fees broken down by product categories and shipping method.

Standard Shipping

Product CategoryPer ShipmentPer Item
Books, VHS videotapes $4.99 $4.99
CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray, Music Cassettes, Vinyl $4.99 $3.99
Automotive, Computers, Electronics, Personal Care, Kitchen, Outdoor Living, Sports, Tools $4.99 $3.49/lb
Shoes $4.99 $2.99/lb
Baby, Home, Luggage, Toys $5.99 $3.49/lb
Jewelry, Watches, Clothing Items $4.99 $4.99
Any combination of the above items $4.99 As above

Expedited Shipping

Product CategoryPer ShipmentPer Item
Books, VHS videotapes $13.99 $5.99
CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray, Music Cassettes, Vinyl $13.99 $3.99
Shoes $13.99 $4.49/lb
Kindle or Kindle Accessories $8.99 $2.99
Automotive, Baby, Computers, Electronics, Home, Personal Care, Kitchen, Outdoor Living, Sports, Tools, Toys $13.99 $3.49/lb
Luggage $17.99 $3.99/lb
Any combination of the above items $13.99 As above
Jewelry, Watches, Clothing Items $13.99 $4.99

Priority Courier Shipping

Product CategoryPer ShipmentPer Item
CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray, Music Cassettes, Vinyl $29.99 $3.99
Books, Clothing Items, Jewelry, Shoes, Software, Watches, VHS videotapes, Video Games $29.99 $5.99
Shoes $29.99 $3.99/lb
Automotive, Baby, Computers, Electronics, Home, Luggage, Personal Care, Kitchen, Outdoor Living, Sports, Tools, Toys $29.99 $5.99/lb
Kindle or Kindle Accessories $14.99 $5.99
Any combination of the above items Highest applicable per-shipment charge As above

Additional shipping fees apply to media items of unusual size or weight.

Shipping MethodPer Item Surcharge
Standard Shipping$1.99/lb
Expedited Shipping$1.99/lb
Priority Courier Shipping$2.49/lb

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