Anguilla Post Card Madness

Stamp collectors are likely to be familiar with the postal service of Anguilla


While in Anguilla, you may wish to write a letter to a loved one or send important business documents with high priority. Anguilla has a post office and several international courier services through which to send mail and packages.

Anguilla's post office is located in its capital, The Valley, which is situated in the center of the island. The Valley is not far from any location on the island, but some hotels provide mail drop-off spots. Post office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Airmail to the United States and Canada generally takes about one or two weeks to reach its destination. Airmail to destinations in the United Kingdom and Europe may take three weeks. Letter and postcards to North America and Europe will cost around EC$1.50. Stamp booklets of varying combination can be bought from the post office for as little as EC$5.00.

The island also has several international courier services for sending packages and express mail, including FedEx, UPS, and DHL. FedEx is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., and Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. DHL is open from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m, Monday through Friday.

Organization Contact Information
Post Office and Anguilla Philatelic Bureau
General Post Office
The Valley
Anguilla, British West Indies
Fax: 264-497-5455
FedEx Professional Courier Services (Anguilla) Ltd.
The Hallmark Building
Suite 227
Old Airport Road, The Valley
Anguilla, British West Indies
UPS Keg's Sales & Agencies
P.O. Box 1267
George Hill
West Indies
Fax: 264-497-2680
DHL Sales Society Limited
P.O Box 124
Stoney Ground
Anguilla, British West Indies

Stamps from Anguilla are popular with stamp collectors, and the Anguilla Philatelic Bureau frequently releases new issues. Popular collectible stamps have included the goats and hotels of Anguilla and stamps celebrating Prince William's 18th birthday.

Travelers should have no trouble staying in contact with loved ones and business associates as they relax in Anguilla due to the number of postal options available to them.


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