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Old Jul 22, 2010, 03:08 AM   #1
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How long do UPS usually take to deliver once theyre 'Out for delivery'?

I got my tracking number early this morning and the status is as follows;

MANCHESTER, GB 22/07/2010 6:45 OUT FOR DELIVERY

MANCHESTER, GB 22/07/2010 5:15 ARRIVAL SCAN

TAMWORTH, GB 22/07/2010 3:06 DEPARTURE SCAN

TAMWORTH, GB 22/07/2010 1:11 ORIGIN SCAN


Does this mean it will come today?

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Old Jul 22, 2010, 03:11 AM   #2
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Yes, deliver that day.
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 03:14 AM   #3
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yup you'll receive today.

mine is usually out for delivery from south san francisco in the mornin around 9am/10am and i get it in my city by 4pm
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 03:17 AM   #4
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Yeah it will be there today. It really depends on where you live for what time of day it will actually arrive. My packages usually get here around 5pm.
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 03:26 AM   #5
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thanks guys, just needed to know whether I'll get it today is all

wohooo its just been delivered and i love it

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Old Jul 22, 2010, 08:03 AM   #6
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Out for Delivery means it is on the truck.

Here in the states, if they miss a delivery (for example, because you're at work), then you can sometimes call up customer service and have them drop it off at a UPS store before the driver returns to the depot.

They used to let you drive to the depot to pick up your stuff (a few years ago), but they seem to have changed their policy.
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 08:35 AM   #7
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thanks guys, just needed to know whether I'll get it today is all

wohooo its just been delivered and i love it
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 08:39 AM   #8
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Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_0_1 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/532.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0.5 Mobile/8A306 Safari/6531.22.7)

As other users said, it means it's out for delivery!

It varies depending on location, but UPS doesn't deliver until around 4:00-4:30 here.

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Old Jul 22, 2010, 10:15 AM   #9
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Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_0_1 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/532.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0.5 Mobile/8A306 Safari/6531.22.7)

As other users said, it means it's out for delivery!

It varies depending on location, but UPS doesn't deliver until around 4:00-4:30 here...
This is incorrect. Once it's listed as Out for Delivery it takes 4H:37M:42S before you are signing for it. If it takes even one second more the UPS driver is fired that evening.
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 11:08 AM   #10
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Out for Delivery means it is on the truck.

Here in the states, if they miss a delivery (for example, because you're at work), then you can sometimes call up customer service and have them drop it off at a UPS store before the driver returns to the depot.

They used to let you drive to the depot to pick up your stuff (a few years ago), but they seem to have changed their policy.
Just checked my tracking information through UPS:

DALLAS/FT. WORTH A/P, TX, US 07/22/2010 8:14 A.M. OUT FOR DELIVERY

Only problem is shipped to address is Brooklyn NY. If Out for Delivery means it is on the truck, then hopefully it's on a truck to the airport...
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 11:09 AM   #11
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www.simpletracking.com is a little bit more accurate than what UPS and FedEx actually have.


Also, to answer your question, if it hasn't been already answered, it depends.
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Old Jul 22, 2010, 11:16 AM   #12
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Actual delivery time usually depends on how far you are located from the UPS warehouse. Of course the drivers use certain routes on their deliveries and if you are out of the way then you might be one of the last places the driver hits.
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