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Yankee Candle

Shipping Information & Holiday Cutoff Dates


Shipping Options and
Delivery Times:
(in business days)

Shipping Charges:
Order sub-total:
$0 to $99.99
Order sub-total:
$100 or more
Economy 6-8 days $5.99 Free
Standard 4-6 days $8.98 9%
**Rush Delivery Options:
3-Day $19.99 20%
2-Day $26.99 27%
Next Day $36.99 37%
Next Day Priority $49.99 50%
Next Day Saturday $49.99 50%
Canada (5-7 Days) $20.00 20%



Rush Delivery**

  • Items ordered by 2pm (EST) Monday-Friday will be shipped same day.
  • Items ordered by 2pm (EST) Friday will ship Monday.
  • Saturday delivery is also available at an additional charge, and based upon delivery location. Add $20 to the standard shipping charge per address. Please call your Customer Service Representative toll-free at 1-800-243-1776 to place an order for Saturday delivery.
  • Applicable taxes & duties will be charged for deliveries to, and within, Canada.


National Holidays and Express Delivery

Yankee Candle cannot ship packages on days that are US national holidays. The following dates are affected:

  • Monday, May 29 (Memorial Day)
  • Tuesday, July 4 (Independence Day)
  • Monday, September 4 (Labor Day)
  • Thursday, November 23 (Thanksgiving Day)
  • Saturday, December 24 (Chrismas Eve)
  • Monday, December 25 (Christmas Day)
  • Monday, January 1 (New Years Day 2018)

Rush orders placed during a national holiday, or during the weekend of a national holiday, will not be shipped until the following business day.

FedEx reserves the right to deliver Economy packages to the address provided or to the nearest post office along their route. These packages are not insured or traceable by FedEx and Yankee Candle will not be responsible for the replacement of lost or stolen packages.

PO Box, APO, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and US territories are shipped via Parcel Post, all other shipments are via FedEx.

Shipping Options for Personalized Photo Candles

Please remember that because they are custom orders, Personalized Photo Candles take 5-7 business days to complete; all the delivery times listed below are in addition to those 5-7 days we’re working on your order. Standard Shipping is via FedEx to your recipient’s address; FedEx does not ship to PO Boxes (sorry!).

We also offer 3 different rush options—but remember, all rush option delivery times listed below are in addition to those 5-7 business days we need to complete your Personalized Photo Candle order.

  Shipping Charges
Shipping Method* Delivery Times
(Business Days)
Order Subtotal
$0 - $99.99
Order Subtotal
$100 or more
Standard US Shipping 4-6 days (after completion) $8.98 FREE
3-Day 3 days (after completion) $19.99 20% of order subtotal
2-Day 2 days (after completion) $26.99

27% of order subtotal

Next Day 1 day (after completion) $36.99 37% of order subtotal
Next Day Priority & Next Day Saturday Not available Not available Not available
Canada 5-7 days (after completion) $20.00 20% of order subtotal

* Economy shipping is not available for Personalized Photo Candles


We now ship to Canada via FedEx. For orders under $100 US, shipping charges are a flat rate fee of $20 plus import charges and taxes. For orders over $100 US, shipping charges are 20% of the subtotal of the order plus import charges and taxes

International and Outside the Contiguous United States:

For international orders, please visit

Shipments outside the 48 contiguous United States may be subject to import charges and taxes which are the responsibility of the purchaser or recipient.

Shipping charges and terms are subject to change without notice.

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Sales Tax

We are required by law to collect sales tax for deliveries to all states in which we have a company-owned retail store. We will automatically calculate the tax rate according to the shipping address. To see if there are stores in the state that you are shipping to please go to the Store Locator.

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