Trinidad Post Card Madness

Travelers will find their share of post offices on Trinidad and Tobago

 

With many post office locations throughout the islands, sending postcards, letters, and packages from Trinidad and Tobago is easy.

Main post office branches are open in Trinidad's capital, Port of Spain, and Tobago's capital, Scarborough. Along with the main post offices, these postal branches are located on both islands:

Post Office Phone Number
Couva Post Office
- Trinidad
868- 636-2560
Charlotteville Post Office
- Tobago
868-660-4355
Moriah Post Office
- Tobago
868-660-0884
Roxborough Post Office
- Tobago
868-660-4322
Scarborough Post Office
- Tobago
868-660-7377
Speyside Post Office
- Tobago
868-660-5569
New National Mail Centre
- Trinidad
868-669-5361
Arima Post Office
- Trinidad
868-667-3221
Belmont Post Office
- Trinidad
868-624-7794
Blundell Post Office
- Trinidad
868-625-1828
Carenage Post Office
- Trinidad
868-632-1834
Caroni Post Office
- Trinidad
868-662-7123
Cedros Post Office
- Trinidad
868-648-2923
Central Market Post Office
- Trinidad
868-623-5210
Chaguanas Post Office
- Trinidad
868-665-5292
Chaguaramas Post Office
- Trinidad
868-634-1034
City Gate Post Office
- Trinidad
868-684-687
Claxton Bay Post Office
- Trinidad
868-659-2209
Couva Post Office
- Trinidad
868- 636-2560
Cumuto Post Office
- Trinidad
868-643-9856
Cunupia Post Office
- Trinidad
868-665-3567
Curepe Post Office
- Trinidad
868-662-4653
Diego Martin Post Office
- Trinidad
868-637-9870
El Socorro Post Office
- Trinidad
868-638-6754
Erin Post Office
- Trinidad
868-649-8732
Excellent Stores Post Office
- Trinidad
868-623-5321
Freeport Post Office
- Trinidad
868-678-9172
Fyzabad Post Office 0
- Trinidad
868-677-747
Gasparillo Post Office
- Trinidad
868-650-2205
Gonzales Post Office 1
- Trinidad
868-625-472
General Post Office (GPO)
- Trinidad
868-625-5550
Gran Couva Post Office
- Trinidad
868-679-9469
Gulf City Post Office
- Trinidad
868-657-6185
La Brea Post Office
- Trinidad
868-648-7581
La Horquetta Post Office
- Trinidad
868-643-5033
La Romain Post Office
- Trinidad
868-652-0900
Laventille Post Office
- Trinidad
868-623-8165
Marabella Post Office
- Trinidad
868-658-5602
New Grant Post Office
- Trinidad
868-655-8734
Oropouche Post Office
- Trinidad
868-677-7414
Piarco Post Office
- Trinidad
868-669-4333
St Anns Post Office
- Trinidad
868- 625-2669
Williamsville Post Office
- Trinidad
868-655-2149

For post office customer service, dial 800-POST(800-7678). For courier service, 800-SEND(800-7363). Post offices are open 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., are closed one hour until 1:00 p.m., then stay open until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Costs of sending mail from either island depend on the mail's destination and how large it is. Generally, postage to the United States and Canada costs about $3.45(TT) for first-class letters and $2.25(TT) for postcards. Prices may be slightly higher for other destinations. When sending postage to or from Trinidad and Tobago, you will not need a ZIP code on either island. Just label the mail with the address of the establishment, the town, and 'Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies'.

Mail circulation on Trinidad and Tobago may be considered slow compared to some larger countries, and you may arrive home before your package. Airmail from the Caribbeans takes approximately seven to 14 days to reach the United States and Canada, and surface mail can take up to six weeks. Airmail going to the United Kingdom, Australia, or New Zealand can take from 2 to 4 weeks.

With so many post offices located on Trinidad and Tobago, you should have no trouble sending mail and packages back home.

 

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