How Do I Set Up A FedEx Account?

Can someone else pickup my FedEx package for me?

Go to the FedEx Office with your photo ID and a signed letter authorizing another party to pickup the package.

Then a call can be made to FedEx authorizing it..

Do I need an account to use FedEx?

Do I need a FedEx account to ship? In order to ship online using FedEx Ship Manager® at fedex.com, a FedEx account and a fedex.com login are required. You can first open a FedEx Account online and then get a fedex.com login.

What is the least expensive way to ship FedEx?

Packages that weigh less than 10 lbs: FedEx SmartPost is an efficient and cost-effective way that FedEx provides for shipping light-weight packages to nearly the entirety of the United States territories.

Which is cheaper UPS or FedEx?

At exactly 2 lbs, FedEx/UPS is slightly cheaper. Above 2 lbs, the USPS medium flat rate box is slightly cheaper than FedEx or UPS Ground. The break even point compared to FedEx and UPS for a large Priority Mail flat rate box is about 5 lbs. … Otherwise, FedEx or UPS Ground will always be cheaper.

How do I create a FedEx account?

FedEx Online Account RegistrationRegister for a single fedex.com login, or log in with your existing user ID and password.Complete the brief online account registration form. A credit card is required for billing purposes.Start Shipping!

How do I become an independent contractor for FedEx Ground?

The qualifications for work as an independent contractor for FedEx Ground include:At least one year of commercial driving experience within the last three years;Have no record of positive alcohol or drug test;Have a current commercial driver’s license; and.Be able to cross the border into Canada.

How do I open a FedEx Freight account?

To open an account with FedEx Freight, please complete the following form. You can expect a salesperson to contact you with your new account information soon. Should you require immediate assistance, contact us at 1.800….Shipping AddressPhone no.001 052Ext.Fax001 0525 more rows

Can I use someone else’s FedEx account number?

Account Number Protection FedEx may send you, the account owner, an email each time someone else obtains the ability to use your account number for shipping purposes on FedEx Ship Manager® at fedex.com.

How much does FedEx freight cost?

Estimated FedEx One Rate prices by package type and delivery timeDelivery commitment53rd day by 4:30 p.m.62nd day by 10:30 a.m.FedEx® Small Box$9.50$27.95FedEx® Medium Box$12.35$28.55FedEx® Large Box$19.05$29.70FedEx® Extra Large Box$30.85$34.905 more rows

Where do I get FedEx account number?

Locate Your FedEx Account NumberYour FedEx Account Number can be found by logging into your FedEx account on the FedEx website.Navigate to My Profile.Click on Account Management in the left navigation panel.Your Account Number will be displayed to the right of your account nickname.

How do I get a 9 digit FedEx account number?

Your account number is a nine digit number and appears in the top right of your invoicing. Should you not have any invoices to hand or the ability to view online via FedEx Billing Online, please contact us. A FedEx representative can go through some security steps with you before providing you with your account number.

Are FedEx accounts free?

There is no fee to open any type of FedEx account. Shipping account creation requires you provide a credit card number so that your billing information is tied to your FedEx account.

Can I open a FedEx account with a debit card?

Open a Personal Account with a valid Credit Card. Use a Valid VISA or MasterCard credit card (debit card is not accepted.)

Are FedEx Ground and Freight account numbers the same?

It is almost always the same as your FedEx parcel account number.

Can I ship something and have the receiver pay?

With Collect on Delivery (COD), a mailer sends an item (not already paid for) to a recipient (or agent) who pays for the item and its postage (not to exceed $1,000.00) when the item is delivered. This product ships in a pack of 10. For details, see the Shipping Page.

How do FedEx route owners get paid?

FedEx usually pays route owners based on how many stops the truck makes and how many packages the driver picks up and delivers. … Route owners can acquire new routes when other owners are selling them or when FedEx takes the route from an owner because of mismanagement.

Why are so many FedEx routes for sale?

FedEx Ground contractors cite many reasons for selling FedEx Ground routes. Many of our sellers are ready to retire, spend more time with family, or focus their business efforts elsewhere. We also often post FedEx routes for sale that represent only a portion of one contractor’s business.

Can I set up a FedEx pickup?

Schedule a new pickup without creating a label From the fedex.com navigation, select Shipping and click on Schedule & Manage Pickups from the drop-down menu for information about various scheduling options.

Do you have to pay for FedEx pickup?

A $4 charge per package applies when you request a FedEx Express Pickup, including requests made through fedex.com and FedEx Customer Service. This charge does not apply if you have a regular scheduled pickup or drop off your package at a FedEx location.

Can I give my FedEx package to a driver?

Yes. If you place the package where your driver normally leaves yours, they will pick it up when they make the delivery there.

How much does a FedEx contractor make per package?

Fedex Ground Independent Contractor SalaryAnnual SalaryWeekly PayTop Earners$96,000$1,84675th Percentile$67,000$1,288Average$56,451$1,08525th Percentile$34,500$663