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Surcharges for Exceptional Activities

DHL Express is committed to providing customers with the best delivery service, which is why we are continuing to offer coverage to more parts of the world than any other company.
In order to maintain a consistently high level of service, DHL Express levies under given conditions a surcharge for exceptional activities. DHL Express regularly evaluates the level of these surcharges to reflect the changing costs associated with offering exceptional activities, and we strive to ensure these surcharges remain fair for our customers.
The following surcharges are payable on international shipments:

Description Surcharge (SAR)
Remote Area Delivery 5.00 SAR/kg, Min 85.00 SAR
Remote Area Pickup 5.00 SAR/kg, Min 85.00 SAR
Dangerous Goods in Excepted Quantities 21.00 SAR
Dangerous Goods in Limited Quantities 86.00 SAR
Full Dangerous Goods 340.00 SAR
Dry Ice (UN1845) 43.00 SAR
Lithium Batteries Section II (PI966, PI969) 20.00 SAR
Lithium Batteries Section II (PI967, PI970) No charge
Lithium Batteries Section I, II (PI965) 336.00 SAR
Biological Substances (UN3373) No charge
Over Weight Piece 350.00 SAR
Over Sized Piece 350.00 SAR
Non-Stackable Pallet 650.00 SAR
Address Correction 49.00 SAR
Elevated Risk 84.00 SAR
Restricted Destination 126.00 SAR
Valid from January 1, 2018

Should you have any questions on surcharges please contact usContact Us.