Volume Calculator

What is volumetric weight?

“Volumetric weight” might sound like a difficult term, but it’s actually just a calculation of your parcel’s weight based on its length, width and height.

What's the benefits?

The major benefit of calculating your parcel's volumetric weight is that you save money by avoiding the potential fees you would otherwise get for misdeclaring your parcel's weight.

Want to know your parcel's volumetric weight? It's easy!

Simply enter your parcel details into our clever Volumetric Weight Calculator below, and it will calculate your volumetric weight for you!

To make it easier you can even switch between inches and centimetres.


Cubic metres {{getCubicMeters(parcelLength, parcelWidth, parcelHeight) | number:2}}
Cubic feet {{getCubicFeet(parcelLength, parcelWidth, parcelHeight) | number:2}}
Effective weight {{getEffectiveWeight(parcelLength, parcelWidth, parcelHeight) | number:2}}kg
Warning: Parcels that are oversized/overweight/over length may cause considerable delay and/or damage to both your own and other people's parcels. Please be aware that oversized/overweight/over length items are not covered when sent using our service unless they are declared beforehand.

About Volume Calculator 

Understanding the volumetric weight of a parcel is crucial for shipping and parcel delivery, both domestically and internationally. Our Volume Calculator accurately calculates the space a package will occupy in transit. Providing an accurate weight for your parcel is important so that you can be sure you never pay too much for shipping when you book a parcel delivery. 

Some couriers may add a surcharge if your parcel dimensions are inaccurate, so using our calculator just means you can get it right and always avoid any unnecessary fees.

For e-commerce businesses and individual shippers alike, using a volumetric parcel calculator like ours helps optimise shipping costs and save time by avoiding a courier holding up a parcel that was inaccurately described! 

Why choose Parcel2Go?

When you use volume calculator through Parcel2Go you can rest assured that your goods will get from A to B without a hitch. Parcel2Go's couriers have a proven track record of reliability, unrivalled tracking service and - when you book through Parcel2Go - you'll get the lowest postage prices alongside our renowned quality of care. Make sure you choose Parcel2Go shipping for a first-rate service.

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