USPS Tracking Number Examples and Format

In today’s post, I’m presenting USPS Tracking Number Example and USPS Tracking Number Format, so if you’ve any doubts or queries related to this, then you’ve landed in the right place.

A tracking number is known as a unique tracking number which is assigned to each package which is shipped through USPS, with the help of tracking number you can locate your packages that shipped through USPS ex: where is your parcel, what’s the status, etc. 

All the tracking id assigned by USPS are 20-22 characters long, in between of these number there is no word or no letter, and the tracking id of mail express are little different, 

Which starts with two letters and ends with “US’ letter and USPS mail express tracking number is 13 characters long.

USPS Tracking Number Format and Examples

The courier company USPS offers tons of services for domestic mails and international mails, and all services tracking id is different, it depends on which services you are using.

USPS tracking id is up to 22 characters long, which provides different for each package; however, some services have 15-16 character tracking numbers, which you can see below.

Here are the services and their tracking number examples

Services nameTracking Number Example
USPS Tracking9400 1000 0000 0000 0000 00
Priority Mail9205 5000 0000 0000 0000 00
Certified Mail9407 3000 0000 0000 0000 00
Collect On Delivery Hold For Pickup9303 3000 0000 0000 0000 00
Global Express Guaranteed82 000 000 00
Priority Mail Express InternationalEC 000 000 000 US
Priority Mail Express9270 1000 0000 0000 0000 00 EA 000 000 000 US
Priority Mail InternationalCP 000 000 000 US
Registered Mail9208 8000 0000 0000 0000 00
Signature Confirmation9202 1000 0000 0000 0000 00

As you see above all the tracking number examples of USPS, Now this question must have come in your mind is where to find the tracking number on USPS Receipt.

Where is the tracking number on USPS Receipt

After knowing all the examples of tracking id, may this question must come in your mind how to find tracking number on the receipt which I received from USPS, 

Finding tracking on the receipt is very easy, you can see the receipt example below with tracking highlighted mark, follow the same method on your receipt, you will easily get the tracking id.

usps tracking id example

If you are not able to find the tracking id on the receipt, try to contact customer support, they will surely help you in finding; Just you have to provide some basic details.

USPS Tracking Number Example and format explanation 

As you know, USPS offers multiple services, and they provide different tracking numbers for each item, and they change the tracking number format as per their services which means which services are you using. 

USPS tracking id character is up to 20-22 and some of the services tracking id is Upto 13 characters in which you will find some letter and some character.

Take a look at all types of USPS tracking id format.

Format 1:9205 5000 0000 0000 0000 00

First one, tracking id is 22 digits long, and it does not contain any letter or words.

Format 2:EC 000 000 000 US

The second one, the tracking number, starts with two letters and ends with ‘US’ word, all the digits are in its middle.

Third, this is used on some services which contain up to 10 digits.

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As you saw above all the details related to the USPS tracking number examples, I hope you get all your answers.

If you’re facing any issues in tracking, So you must be doing something wrong, try on USPS official website and enter your tracking details correctly. If you are still not able to track the shipment, don’t hesitate to contact customer support.

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