Cheapest Shipping Company in Australia

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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.

Product information:

Length 5 X Width 5 X Height 5 cm

Weight 4 kgs

From Melbourne 3000 to Doncaster 3108

1, Interparcel

Interparcel had the third Cheapest option using:

Couriers Please Road ALT $9.65

Couriers Please Road $10.75


2, Fastway

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
Australia Post

Australia Post Same Day

$29.95 Medium Satchel or you own box.

Australia Post
Australia Post

Australia Post Regular had the cheapest option:

$8.95 Parcel Post (your own box)
$16.70 Parcel Post Large Satchel

Australia Post
Australia Post

The shipping plugins you will need to use to provide shipping quotes from your website can be found here:

WooCommerce Interparcel shipping plugin:

WooCommerce Fastway AU shipping plugin:

WooCommerce Australia Post shipping plugin: