I thought l would do some price comparison to try and find out who is the cheapest shipping Company to use in Australia.
I was surprised by the results.
All of the Shipping Company’s l tested, we have developed the Shipping plugins for you to use on your website.
Length 5 X Width 5 X Height 5 cm
Weight 4 kgs
From Melbourne 3000 to Doncaster 3108
Interparcel had the third Cheapest option using:
Couriers Please Road ALT $9.65
Couriers Please Road $10.75
Fastway had one of the Cheapest options although it is not clearly defined as there are two options listed.
Brown, Black, Blue & Yellow Label $4.50 Frequent and $9.46 Normal/Standard
Satchel $5.50 Frequent and $11.10 Normal/Standard
3, Australia Post
Australia Post Next Day was quite expensive:
$12.35 Express Box (your own box)
$23.60 Express Post Large Satchel
Australia Post Same Day
$29.95 Medium Satchel or you own box.
Australia Post Regular had the cheapest option:
$8.95 Parcel Post (your own box)
$16.70 Parcel Post Large Satchel
The shipping plugins you will need to use to provide shipping quotes from your website can be found here:
WooCommerce Interparcel shipping plugin:https://www.extensionworks.com/product/woocommerce-interparcel-shipping-extension/
WooCommerce Fastway AU shipping plugin:https://www.extensionworks.com/product/woocommerce-fastway-au-shipping-extension/
WooCommerce Australia Post shipping plugin:https://www.extensionworks.com/product/woocommerce-australia-post-shipping-plugin/