Urgent Letter

Next-day delivery for those letters that can't wait.



Additional services

Request to return or modify the postal address

You can request the return, or modify or correct the postal address, of the item.

Request for reshipment from the sender

You can additionally request the reshipment of your items. The rate is charged per item sent, not per consignment, and if it takes the form of a telegram, you will have to pay the cost of the corresponding telegraph service.
Choose your perfect packaging. You can purchase from the range of products in our Online Shop and in all Correos Post Offices.
Prepare your shipment. Write your details and those of the recipient clearly in a visible place and stick the "URGENTE" label on the front in the upper left corner. 
Come and see us. Go to a Correos Post Office and request sending an Urgent Letter. We will ensure it arrives at its destination. 

Product information


We are experts on delivery periods and we know that some deliveries cannot be delayed. Choose Urgent Letter if it cannot wait.

  • Maximum speed: deliveries in 24 hours, with the origin and destination in large towns or cities.
  • For your peace of mind: each shipment is identified with a barcode to provide information on delivery.
  • Close to you: this option is only available for shipments within Spain. It you need something urgent to send internationally, we have Paq Light or Paq Premium International .

Shipment details

You choose your perfect packaging. Of course, the size must fit these measurements:


  • Any packaging: 23.5 x 12 cm with a maximum thickness of 10 mm.


  • Envelope or box: 14 x 9 cm.
  • Roll or tube: Length + twice the diameter = 17 cm, with no measurement being less than 10 cm.

If you want to send something smaller, don't worry, you just have to add a 10 x 7 cm label with the address and postage.

And it should not weigh more than 500 g! 

Now all you have to do is tell us where you want us to deliver it

  • It is important that your details and those of the recipient are clearly visible on the packaging.
  • When you bring your letter to our Post Office, we will place the label with the barcode and the words "CARTA URGENTE".
  • Letters with commercial content addressed to Andorra, the Canary Islands, Ceuta and Melilla must include a completed DA 1 form. 

Guarantees and delivery periods

We will deliver your shipment as quickly as we can

Locate your nearest Correos Post Office and bring us your shipment before 16:00 (for Post Offices that open in the afternoon) or 14:30 (in Post Offices with morning hours), and we will deliver it within 24 hours


Consult your rates here or at Correos Offices.