How much does a standard greetings card weigh in grammes?

A letter or greeting card usually weighs 30 grammes.

Don’t guess an item’s weight unless it is a postcard or letter that you are sure is under 100g. The only way to be certain is to weigh your item. The Weight Guide below gives indicative weights for many items:

Standard DL envelope with 4 sheets of A4: 44g

Compact disc in bubble envelope: 130g

A4 envelope with 20 sheets of A4: 160g

Mobile phone in bubble envelope: 180g

DVD in bubble envelope: 190g

400 page paperback book in bubble envelope: 310g

Pair of jeans: 500g

Glossy magazine in bubble envelope: 585g

Pair of trainers: 1kg

To find out how much your item will cost to send visit Royal Mail's Price Finder page.

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Wednesday, May 10 2017

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