The Post Office in German

Need to send a parcel back home from Germany? Need to navigate your way around a post office? In this lesson we cover those bases for you with some essential words and phrases about the post office in German and sending parcels and letters abroad!

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How to pronounce the post office in German

12 Essential Words!

die Post

post office / mail

der Briefkasten


der Brief


der Briefträger


die Adresse


die Briefmarke


das Paket


die Luftpost


die Postkarte


der Umschlag


die Karte


5 Essential Phrases!

Wie viel kostet es dieses Packet zu verschicken?

How much does it cost to send this package?

Ich brauche zwei Briefmarken für Europa.

I need two stamps to Europe.

Ich möchte einen Brief nach Amerika schicken.

I want to send a letter to the United States.

Ich möchte diesen Brief per Luftpost verschicken.

I want to send this letter via airmail.

Wie lange wird es dauern?

How long will it take?

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