United States Shipping Rates & Times
Except as explained below, FishUSA offers free or flat-rate shipping on all orders shipped within the 50 states of the United States. Shipping rates for all domestic services, including expedited services, are shown in the table below.
|Domestic Shipping Rates|
|Method||Lower 48||AK, HI, U.S. Territories|
|REEL Fast Standard - Orders over $60.00 (Up to 6 business days)||FREE||$14.99|
|REEL Fast Three Day (3 business days)||$6.99||N/A|
|REEL Fast Two Day (2 business days)||$9.99||$29.99|
Putting that new rod or reel in your hands, or replenishing those lures, is FishUSA’s top priority! We are continuing to quickly pack and ship all orders in a safe manner.
In the midst of the Covid-19 Pandemic, the United States Postal Service and UPS are working diligently to deliver packages, however both entities are unable to guarantee on-time delivery. As FishUSA continues to send out orders, please be aware that - because carriers cannot guarantee shipment - delays are likely.
If you have questions regarding your order, we are maintaining regular Customer Service hours. Please have your order number ready and contact us at 800.922.1219 or email email@example.com. We thank you for your continued patience and understanding.
On March 26, 2020, UPS announced a suspension of its Service Guarantee on all shipments from any origin to any destination. Because of this, temporary delays may take place. We are working diligently to continue shipping all packages from our builing. To learn more, please click HERE.
On April 1, 2020, the United States Postal Service announced that, effective April 3, it will no longer accept or process items to select countries including Cayman Islands, Chad, Ecuador, French Polynesia, Honduras, India, Kuwait, Libya, Madagascar, Maldives, Mongolia, New Caledonia, Panama, Peru, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Bolivia, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe. Because of this, it is possible that customers in these countries may experience temporary delays until the suspension of service is lifted. To learn more about potential International Service Disruptions, please click HERE.
Free Contactless Curbside Pickup
FishUSA offers a free, fast and convenient way for our neighboring customers to place an order online and pick it up right at or in the FishUSA Pro Shop. Most Contactless Curbside Pickup (CCP) orders are ready for pickup within two hours of the time you place your order. You can’t beat that!
How Does CCP Work?
Customers who reside in Pennsylvania are able to place CCP orders. The option to choose CCP will automatically appear in your “shipping options” at checkout. A CCP order can also be placed by our Customer Service Team by calling 800.922.1219.
When your order is ready, you will receive an email notification that you’re able to pick it up during regular Pro Shop Hours.
Once the email notification has been sent, you will have five business days to pick up your order (or it will be cancelled).
Some items may not be available for immediate pickup. FishUSA reserves the right to cancel backordered items that are unavailable within seven days of the date you place your order.
To pick up your order, you will have two options:
1. You can wait in the parking lot and call our Pro Shop at 814.459.7800 and we will bring the order out to you with the following safety guidelines in place:
- You will be required to wear a mask during the CCP pickup.
- The CCP employee will wear a mask and will avoid any contact with you.
- You must remain in your vehicle. The CCP employee will verify your name and order number from a safe 6-foot distance.
- We are unable to assist customers with loading any large/heavy items such as kayaks.
- All items should be in a sealed box or sealed (stapled) bag with the receipt.
2. You may also choose to pick your order up in the Pro Shop with the following safety guidelines in place:
- Masks are required by ALL customers entering the Pro Shop.
- You must maintain social distancing until you are assisted by the Pro Shop staff.
- The Pro Shop staff will verify your name and order number while maintaining social distancing.
- All items should be in a sealed box or sealed (stapled) bag with the receipt.
As a temporary safety guideline, we are currently waiving the requirement to show identification when picking up any CCP order.
Have a questions about CCP orders? Call our Pro Shop at 814.459.7800.
Free REEL Fast Standard Shipping
Currently we offer free REEL Fast Standard shipping on most domestic orders over $60.00. We will determine the shipping method for all REEL Fast Standard orders. Free REEL Fast Standard shipping applies only if the order total, exclusive of shipping charges and tax, is at least $60.01. Free REEL Fast Standard shipping applies only to the contiguous United States.
Our REEL Fast Standard shipping method may include United States Postal Service First Class mail or Priority mail, or UPS Ground. Typical delivery time for REEL Fast Standard shipping is up to 6 business day.
Light or small items are usually shipped United States Postal Service First Class mail or Priority mail, and heavier items are usually shipped by UPS Ground.
The following are exceptions to our free and flat flat-rate domestic ground shipping charges:
- We reserve the right to decline to ship any order for our standard flat-rate shipping charges if the package is unusually large or heavy. If we decline to ship an order for our economy or standard shipping charge, we will contact you before we proceed with your order.
- Hobie, Bonafide, Jackson, and Native kayaks are excluded from free economy shipping.
- Certain products are charged an oversized shipping charge. These items are marked and the additional shipping charge will be noted.
- Certain ice shelters can only be shipped by truck, and the shipping charge will will be quoted. These items are marked.
- Certain products shipped to Hawaii or Alaska will be charged our actual shipping cost, rather than our standard flat-rate shipping charge. Currently the products shipped to Alaska or Hawaii which are charged actual shipping include, but are not limited to, the following: (a) Ice Augers; (b) Downriggers; (c) Ice Huts / Shelters; (d) Waders; and (e) certain large or heavy items, or orders that must ship in multiple packages. If an order will be shipped to Alaska or Hawaii and if it contains an ice auger, downrigger, ice hut or shelter, waders or certain large or heavy items, the entire order will be charged actual shipping. Before we ship, we will quote the shipping charge and then await your approval by telephone or email.
Generally orders shipped to APO boxes and United States territories ship for our standard domestic shipping rates. However, if an item it too large or heavy or requires shipment in multiple packages, additional charges may apply. If additional charges do apply, before we ship your order we will email you with the additional shipping charges and request your approval of those charges.
REEL Fast Three Day, Two Day and Next Day Domestic Shipping
FishUSA offers REEL Fast Three Day, REEL Fast Two Day and REEL Fast Next Day delivery of most domestic orders. We will select a delivery method that the carrier guarantees will deliver your order within the time window according to business days. Our shipping speed does not correspond to a specific carrier-branded shipping service. Delivery methods that we use, and that provide guaranteed delivery dates, include UPS Ground, UPS Expedited, and USPS Priority Mail. Please note we may ship these orders by a method that requires a signature for delivery.For REEL Fast Three Day delivery, our standard shipping charge is $6.99 for deliveries to the lower 48 states, and $19.99 to Alaska and Hawaii.
For REEL Fast Two Day delivery, our standard shipping charge is $9.99 for deliveries to the lower 48 states, and $29.99 to Alaska and Hawaii.
For REEL Fast Next Day delivery, our standard shipping charge is $24.99 for deliveries to the lower 48 states, and $69.99 to Alaska and Hawaii. Please note, REEL Fast Next Day delivery is temporarily suspended effective May 4, 2020.
The following additional terms and conditions apply to expedited domestic shipping:
- Delivery dates do not include Saturday, Sunday, holidays or dates on which UPS does not pick up. For example, if you order on Monday morning with REEL Fast Two Day delivery, your order will arrive on Wednesday if no holiday intervenes. If you order on Thursday morning (Eastern Time) with Two Business Day delivery, your order will arrive on the following Monday, which is two working days after the order date.
- Orders received after 2:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) may ship the next business day.
- Guaranteed shipping dates are valid for in-stock items only. If the item is not in stock, we will contact you promptly.
- A street address is required for both expedited shipping and for items that ship directly from the manufacturer. We cannot deliver expedited or drop ship orders to a post office box.
- Certain large or heavy items (including but not limited to ice augers, nets, downriggers, kayaks, waders, ice huts and ice shelters) are subject to an oversized charge, or orders that must ship in multiple packages, will not ship for the expedited rates shown above. If an order contains an item that is too large or too heavy to ship for the expedited rates shown above, or if the order must ship in multiple packages, we will contact you promptly and advise you of the shipping charges and options available. In addition, certain items are too large to ship expedited. If an order contains an item that is too large to ship expedited, we will contact you promptly and advise you of the options available. Please contact us if you have any questions about an expedited order.
- Certain promotional, free and incentive items that ship separate from an expedited order will be shipped Economy. FishUSA reserves the right to determine how promotional, free or incentive items will be shipped.
- UPS will not deliver expedited orders to certain rural addresses. If we cannot ship expedited to your address, we will contact you promptly.
- Expedited shipping is not available for orders shipped to APO boxes and United States territories.
- For prompt delivery of expedited orders, please ensure that someone will be available at your shipping location to receive your order. If your mailing address is a post office box, please also include a physical address, because UPS cannot deliver to a post office box.
- Please contact us if you have any questions regarding expedited shipment availability or delivery time frames.
Additional Shipping Terms and Information
- The shipping rates set forth above are for shipments only within the United States (including Alaska and Hawaii). For international orders, please see our International Shipping terms.
- Shipments to more than one address require shipping charges for each address.
- Additional shipments associated with an order will be sent via REEL Fast Standard Shipping, regardless of the original shipping method selected.
- Some orders may be shipped with a "signature required" or "adult signature required" notation at our discretion.
- For UPS shipping times, please see the UPS shipping time map below.
- Effective December 16, 2019, FishUSA and all United States retailers are no longer permitted to ship any Shimano or G. Loomis products outside of the United States.
We attempt to ship all in-stock orders within 24 hours (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and days on which our shippers will not accept shipments). Orders shipped Economy may not ship within 24 hours. Generally we ship by UPS Ground, UPS SurePost, U.S. Priority Mail (with delivery confirmation) or U.S. First Class Mail. When we process your order for shipment, we will email you with your tracking number.
Typically, items shipped to the lower 48 states by Postal Service arrive in up to 6 business days. Shipping times by UPS Ground are provided below. (Please note that these times can be delayed if there are problems with your shipping address or no one is available to accept the delivery when the driver arrives).
If we are able to partial ship an incomplete order, we may ship the items separately at no additional cost to you.
UPS Ground Shipping Times