You need to go online and use one of the shipping cost calculators. It depends on the weight and distance, and in some cases if the recipient is in a rural area. Shipping a box or three will run anywhere from $10 to $20.
Is it expensive to ship ammunition?
ammo is expensive to ship because its heavy. Packages containing handguns must be separated from other packages tendered to UPS for delivery. All firearms are to be shipped in new corrugated packaging which meets the UPS Single Wall Box Strength Guidelines.
Can you mail ammo to your house?
Ammunition purchased online can be sent directly to your residence. … If you buy ammo online, it must go to a local dealer who will check your license before handing you the shipment. Those are called FFLs (Federal Firearms License), and any local gun store can act as an FFL for you.
Do you need an FFL to ship ammunition?
ALL AMMO SALES need to ship to either an FFL, CA Ammo Vendor’s license or an 03 FFL with the required C.O.E. (certificate of eligibility). These MUST be current, valid, & completely legible.
Is there a hazmat fee for shipping ammunition?
There is no hazmat charge on loaded ammunition. There is a hazmat charge for powder and primers.
Can I ship primers through ups?
You can ship primers and ammo with UPS and it appears to be the simplest way to go. Really all one needs for small amounts is to ship in a strong cardboard box of specific strength, have a proper label attached and take to a main UPS hub, not stores. There is no hazmat fee for small amounts.
Can I bring ammunition into California?
Well, you can buy ammunition out of state, but to bring it into California, you first have to ship it to a licensed California ammunition vendor so they can perform a background check and hand your ammo back to you. The law does not limit the fee the vendor can charge for this service.
What states can you not ship ammo to?
You CANNOT ship ammo internationally, since it’s considered an explosive. No matter which shipping carrier you use, you’ll be restricted to Ground services such as UPS Ground or FedEx Ground. As a result, you can only ship ammo within the 48 continental states, Alaska, and Hawaii.
How much ammo can you fly with?
Ammunition must be: In the original packaging from the manufacturer or in packaging specifically designed to carry small amounts of ammunition (made of fiber, wood or metal), with a maximum of 11 pounds (5 kgs) per container or customer. Ammunition is not accepted loose or in magazines or clips.
How do I ship dangerous goods with FedEx?
Call 1.800. 463.3339 and say “dangerous goods” to reach the Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Materials Hotline if you have questions (outside the U.S., call 1.901. 375.6806), or call FedEx Express International Customer Service at 1.800.
Can I ship primers?
long story short, you can NOT ship primers unless you are certified by UPS or FedEx to do so.
Is loaded ammo a hazmat?
Ammo is not considered HAZMAT because the powder and primers in loaded ammo don’t fall under the same guidelines as bulk powder and primers do. Loaded ammo is not considered as dangerous, because the possibility of an accident is much less with ammo as opposed to bulk powder and primers.