Helsinki - Post Report Question and Answers

How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

The U.S. embassy uses both DPO and pouch. The local postal service is an option, as are international carriers such as DHL, FedEx, etc. - Oct 2021

Local mail is equivalent to, or better than, USPS. - Oct 2018

DHL is very efficient here. - Jul 2012

The local mail system is really good. I use embassy DPO (7 day) and pouch (1-2 weeks). - Jan 2011

Through the embassy. - May 2010

DPO. - Apr 2009

Embassy has APO. Finnish postal service is very reliable but EXPENSIVE. - Mar 2008

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