Amazon provides the
estimated delivery time to buyers on the offer listing and checkout pages. This is the
estimated time between when the buyer places the order until the order delivery
Enable the following configuration
using your shipping settings:
Total Delivery Time = Handling Time +
(+ any holidays)
Note: Amazon calculates handling time and
transit time in business days.
Handling Time: The estimated
time between when the buyer places the order until you hand the order over to a
Transit Time (also known as
Shipping Time): The time elapsed between when you hand the order over to the carrier
until the delivery of the order.
Configuring an accurate delivery time for
your products help ensure a good customer experience and might improve sales.
Customers are more likely to buy items that
have faster delivery.
with a faster delivery date are more likely to win the Buy Box on Amazon. For more
information, see How the Buy Box Works.
Modify your delivery time
Modify handling time: If you do not enter
a value in the Handling time field, the Default Handling Time
setting is automatically used. You can view your current default Handling Time
setting in the General Shipping Settings tab of
the Shipping Settings page. If you are not able to meet this requirement, you can
modify your handling time to reflect the amount of time you need to prepare the order
for shipment. Go to Modify handling time to learn
Modify transit time: Edit your shipping
templates within Shipping
Settings to customize your transit times. To learn more, see Modify transit time
Shipping Options, including Same-day Delivery.
Transit Time Requirements