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How much is a stamp in … Australia? In France? Morocco? We’re guessing your probably don’t actually know many international postage rates for postcards or letters by heart.

Most of us have absolutely no clue what the individual postcard stamp costs are when we’re abroad – especially where the rates for inland, your home continent and other countries worldwide vary so widely.

Whether you’re looking for the domestic or the international postcard stamp cost in 2020, you’ll find all the relevant postage information about every country from A to Z, divided by continent in the tables below.

Or find out below how MyPostcard can make your international and domestic stamp prices even cheaper with an all inclusive price of $2.29 for a high quality postcard and free delivery.

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Top 5 cheapest stamp rates for international postcard postage

  1. Swaziland $0.15 – 0.24 (2.80 – 4.60 SZL)
  2. Sri Lanka $0.19 (35 LKR)
  3. Taiwan: $0.20 – $0.40 (6 – 12 TWD)
  4. South Korea $0.25 – 0.35 (310 – 430 KRW)
  5. Burundi $0.26 (485 FBU)

(Postage costs converted into USD; updated: 21.04.2020)

The cheapest postcard postage cost you’ll find anywhere worldwide starts in Swaziland at the equivalent of $0.15.

This is followed closely by Sri Lanka at an equivalent of $0.19 and Taiwan at $0.20 for certain destinations.

While South Korea and Burundi finish up the list of the top 5 cheapest international postage rates, in terms of domestic delivery costs for a postcard, Pakistan beats all five here. With a fee of just 1.00 MDL or $0.03 US dollars, it’s here that you’ll find the cheapest rate in the world for domestic postcard delivery.

Top 5 most expensive stamp costs for international delivery

  1. Denmark $4.44 (30 DKK)
  2. Argentina $3.94 (235 ARS)
  3. Italy $1.27 – 3.44 (1.15 – 3.11 EUR)
  4. Norway $2.74 – 3.40 (25 – 31 NOK)
  5. Peru $3.33 (11.20 PEN)

(Postage costs converted into USD; updated: 21.04.2020)

At the most expensive end of the scale is the price to mail a postcard abroad from Denmark. Here, you’ll pay the equivalent of $4.44 US dollars to send a postcard!

Argentina follows pretty closely at $3.94 while Italy and Norway offer some high international postage rates for shipping to particular continents. Peru finishes up the list at $3.33.

Rates for international postcard postage at a glance

Map highlighting international postage rates worldwide showing postcard stamp costs as expensive or cheap by color.
Find the Postcard Postage Prices for all countries on this World Map (2018)

International standard airmail postal rates have been used (where available).

Worldwide (domestic and international) postage rates in Europe

Discover the current postcard stamp cost in 2020 of every country in Europe, whether your card is being sent domestically, or to a different continent.

So how expensive are postcards in Europe?:

CountryTypeInternational postage cost (local currency)Domestic postage cost (local currency)International postage cost (€)Domestic postage cost (€)International postage cost ($USD)Domestic postage cost ($USD)
AlbaniaPostcard90 - 150 ALL40 ALL0.74 - 1.240.330.81 - 1.350.36
ArmeniaPostcard240 AMD35 AMD0.450.070.500.07
AzerbaijanPostcard0.50- 0.60 AZN0.20 AZN0.310.110.29 - 0.350.12
BelgiumLetter1.68 EURN/A1.68N/A1.86N/A
Bosnia-HerzegovinaPostcard2.70 BAM0.60 BAM1.380.311.530.34
BulgariaPostcard1.50 - 1.80 BGN0.40 BGN0.920.200.85 - 1.020.23
DenmarkPostcard30 DKK10 DKK4.021.344.441.48
GermanyPostcard0.95 EUR0.60 EUR0.950.601.050.66
EstoniaLetter1.40 - 1.50 EUR0.65 EUR1.40 - 1.500.561.55 - 1.660.72
FinnlandPostcard1.60 EUR1.60 EUR1.601.601.771.77
FranceLetter1.30 EUR0.88 - 1.05 EUR1.300.88 - 1.051.440.97 - 1.16
GeorgiaPostcard2.40 GEL1.20 GEL0.740.370.810.40
GreeceLetter0.85 EUR0.65 EUR0.850.650.940.72
Great BritainPostcard1.20 GBP0.61 GBP1.290.711.550.79
IrelandPostcard1.70 EUR1 EUR1.701.001.881.11
IcelandLetter275 ISK195 ISK2.001.432.231.58
ItalyPostcard1.15 - 3.11 EUR0.85 EUR1.15 - 3.110.851.27 - 3.440.94
KosovoLetter2.80 EURN/A2.80N/A3.10N/A
CroatiaPostcard8.60 HRK3.10 HRK1.160.421.280.46
LatviaPostcard0.71 EUR0.47 EUR0.710.470.790.52
LiechtensteinLetter1.40 - 2 CHF0.47 CHF1.28 - 1.830.431.42 - 2.020.48
LithuaniaLetter0.75 EURN/A0.75N/A0.83N/A
LuxemburgLetter1.05 - 1.40 EUR0.80 EUR1.05 - 1.400.801.16 - 1.550.89
MacedoniaPostcard72 MKDN/A1.17N/A1.29N/A
MoldovaPostcard9.50 - 11.50 MDL1 - 1.30 MDL0.49 - 0.590.05 -0.070.55 - 0.660.06 - 0.08
MontenegroPostcard0.80 EURN/A0.80N/A0.89N/A
The NetherlandsPostcard1.45 EUR0.83 EUR1.450.831.610.92
NorwayLetter25 - 31 NOK16 NOK2.48 - 3.111.592.74 - 3.401.76
Austria Letter0.9 - 1.80 EUR0.70 - 0.80 EUR1.800.70 - 0.801 - 1.990.77 - 0.89
PolandLetter5 PLN3.3 PLN1.160.771.290.85
PortugalLetter0.62-0.83 EUR0.53 EUR0.62-0.830.530.69 - 0.920.59
SwedenLetter21 SEK9 SEK1.960.842.180.94
SwitzerlandLetter1.40 - 1.70 CHF0.85 CHF1.28- 1.560.781.42 -1.720.86
SerbiaPostcard60 RSD22 RSD0.510.190.57 0.21
SloveniaPostcard1.17 EUR0.58 EUR1.170.581.300.64
SlovakiaPostcard1 - 1.30 EUR0.65 EUR1.300.651.11 - 1.440.72
SpainPostcard1.70 EUR0.60 EUR1.700.601.880.66
Czech RepublicLetter39 CZK19 CZK1.510.741.690.82
The UkrainePostcard1.00 EURN/A1.00N/A1.11N/A
HungaryPostcard470 - 540 HUF120 HUF1.40 - 1.660.361.55 - 1.780.40
The Vaticaan CityPostcard2.80 EURN/A2.80N/A3.10N/A
CyprusLetter0.64 - 0.75 EUR0.34 - 0.41 EUR0.750.34 - 0.410.71 - 0.830.38 - 0.45

International postcard postage rates in Africa

The price of a postcard stamp in African countries varies significantly depending on whether you want to send within the country or abroad. The cost to mail a postcard or in some cases a letter are below:

CountryTypeInternational postage cost (local currency)Domestic postage cost (local currency)International postage cost (€)Domestic postage cost (€)International postage cost ($USD)Domestic postage cost ($USD)
EgyptPostcard12 EGP2.50 EGP0.620.140.74 0.16
AlgeriaPostcard60 DZDN/A0,40N/A0.50N/A
AngolaPostcardN/AN/A3.42 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
BotswanaLetter12 BWP5 BWP0.970,42 1.100.46
BurundiPostcard485 FBUN/A0.23N/A0.26N/A
DjiboutiLetterN/AN/A0.89 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
GambiaPostcardN/AN/A0.27 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
KeniaPostcard16.560 KSHN/A0.14N/A0.16N/A
MalawiPostcard1130 MWK520 MWK1.380.641.540.71
MaroccoPostcardN/AN/A0.61 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
NamibiaPostcard9 NAD4.9 NAD0.490.300.610.33
South AfricaPostcard9.2 ZAR4.55 ZAR0.560.280.620.31
SwasilandPostcard3.30-3.50 SZL2.30 SZL0.20-0.210.140.22-0.240.16
TanzaniaPostcard1500 - 2300 TZSN/A0.58-0.89N/A0.65 - 1.0N/A
TunesiaPostcard1.20 - 1.50 TND0.75 TND0.38 - 0.470.240.42 - 0.530.26
ZimbabwePostcard2 - 3 USDN/A1.79 - 2.68N/A2 - 3N/A

International postage rates in North, Middle and South America

North, Middle and South American international and domestic postage costs vary significantly for a postcard stamp. Find out below!

CountryTypeInternational portage cost (local currency)Domestic portage cost (local currency)International portage cost (€)Domestic portage cost (€)International portage cost ($USD)Domestic portage cost ($USD)
AlaskaPostcard1.15 USD0.35-0.55 USD1.030.32-0.501.150.35-0.55
ArgentinaPostcard235 ARS50 ARS3.530.763.940.84
BrasilLetterN/AN/A0.89 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
ChileN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Costa RicaLetter545 CRC445 CRC0.850.690.940.77
Dominican Rep. Letter70 DOP10-15 DOP1.220.17-0.261.330.19 - 0.28
French GuianaPostcardN/AN/A0.46 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
GreenlandLetter17 DKK15 DKK2.282.012.522.22
GuianaPostcard80-120 GYD80 GYD0.35 - 0.520.350.38 - 0.580.38
HondurasPostcard10-30 HNLN/A0.36 - 1.09N/A0.41 - 1.22N/A
JamaicaPostcard100 JMD50 JMD0.670.320.710.36
CanadaPostcard2.78 CAD1.19 CAD1.880.822.100.90
ColumbiaPostcard2200-3300 COP1200-1700 COP1.830.33-0,460.64 - 0.970.35 - 0.50
CubaPostcard0.65 CUC0.15 CUC0.590.13 CUC0.650.15
MexicoLetter11.50 MXNN/A0.53 (Status 2011)N/A0.60N/A
ParaguayPostcardN/AN/A3.42 (Status 2018.)N/AN/AN/A
PeruLetter11.20 PEN7.6 PEN2.742.063.332.26
SurinameLetter8.45 SRD3.7 SRD1.010.451.130.50
UruguayPostcard70 UYU25 UYU1.640.611.860.66
USAPostcard1.15 USD0.35 USD1.030.321.150.35

International postage rates in Asia and the Pacific

What kind of value do postcard stamps in Asia and the Pacific offer you?

CountyTypeInternational Postage cost (local currency)Domestic postage cost (local currency) International postage cost (€)Domestic postage cost (€)International postage cost ($USD)Domestic postage cost ($USD)
AustraliaPostcard2 - 3 AUD1 AUD1.23 - 1.850.621.36 - 2.040.68
BangladeshLetterN/AN/A0.37 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
BhutanPostcard25 - 30 BTN15 BTN0.31- 0.380.190.35 - 0.420.21
ChinaPostcard4.50 CNYN/A0.57N/A0.64N/A
Fiji Islands PostcardN/AN/A0.16 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
IndiaPostcard25 INRN/A0.32N/A0.35N/A
IndonesiaPostcard88,003 IDRN/A5.54N/A6.27N/A
JapanPostcard70 JPY63 JPY0.590.520.640.58
CambodiaLetterN/AN/A2.35 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
KazakhstanPostcard800 KZTN/A1.84 (Status 27.06.2018)N/A2.06 (Status 27.06.2018)N/A
MalaysiaPostcardN/AN/A0.43 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
MongoliaLetter1430 MNT440-880 MNT0.480.15 - 0.290.530.16 - 0.33
MyanmarPostcard1000 MMK200 MMK0.590.120.660.13
NepalPostcard35 NPR5 NPR0.280.040.300.04
New ZealandPostcard2.60 NZD1.3 NZD1.510.751.660.83
PakistanPostcard45 PKR5 PKR0.250.030.290.03
Philippines LetterN/AN/A2.07 (Status 27.06.2018)N/AN/AN/A
RussiaPostcard45 RUB25 RUB0.630.350.710.39
SingaporePostcard0.40 - 0.60 SGD0.30 SGD0.27 - 0.390.200.29 - 0.440.33
Sri LankaPostcard35 LKR10 LKR0.180.050.190.06
TaiwanPostcard6 - 12 TWD5 TWD0.340.150.12 - 0.390.16
ThailandPostcard9 THBN/A0,29N/A0.30N/A
TurkeyPostcard5.50 TRY2.40 TRY0,860.380.960.42
UzbekistanPostcard3200 - 3500 UZS1300 UZS0.30 - 0.330.120.34 -0.370.14
VietnamLetter7500 VND30000.290.120.320.13
MaldivesPostcardN/AN/A0.90.91.001.00

International postage rates in the Middle East

Check out the costs of stamps from each country in the Middle East, domestically or internationally.

CountryTypeInternational postage cost (local currency)Domestic postage cost (local currency)International postage cost (€)Domestic postage cost (€)International postage cost (USD)Domestic postage cost (USD)
IsraelPostcard6.50 NIS2.50 NIS1.670.431.860.71
LibanonLetter2500 LBP600 LBP1.480.361.660.40
OmanPostcardN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
QuatarLetter8.50 QAR3.50 QAR2.080.872.340.96
Saudi ArabiaPostcard8 SARN/A1.90N/A2.13N/A
United Arab. EmiratesLetter7 AEDN/A1.70N/A1.91N/A

Note: Where the stamp costs varied depending on the recipient country, we show either the highest and lowest costs or simply the highest international postage cost. Where no specific rate was given for a postcard, we used a 100 gram letter for comparison. Where no costs could be found at all, you’ll see the abbreviation N/A meaning not applicable. Please note, figures are quoted from the respective country’s own postal systems website and therefore may vary in the country. Last updated 21.04.2020.

Fast, free and convenient: How to send a postcard internationally with MyPostcard

Map pinned with postcards from all over the world - all sent for free because the international postage rates for postcard stamps is included in MyPostcard's price.
$2.29 with the MyPostcard app: Design, printing and worldwide shipping costs start at just $2.29 with MyPostcard.

If you send lots of postcards to family and friends when on vacation, you could save a lot of money on postage costs by using the MyPostcard app.

How much does it cost to send a postcard internationally with MyPostcard? Answer: nothing! Printing, stamping and worldwide delivery is already included in the $2.29 price of a postcard. Worrying about the price or losing valuable vacation time to post real mail is a thing of the past.

You can use MyPostcard to create a personal photo collage postcard using one of our easy templates and your own photos. This way, you both spare yourself shopping for a stamp – and the postcard hunt itself. Another pro? You can pay cashlessly when you’re abroad by loading up your MyPostcard account with a credit in advance, or by paying via credit card or PayPal.

Why make the switch to MyPostcard?

MyPostcard's fixed international postal rates enable you to create and mail a photo collage postcard like these affordably, by including international postage rates in the cost of a postcard.
Using your own photos to create your postcard, you can design the perfect card.

Mailing postcards internationally is simply easier with a postcard app. It’s…

  • Personal
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  • Cheaper
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MyPostcard delivery times are also incredibly short. Your cards are printed at a printing house closest to your recipient destination, daily from Monday to Friday by midday – within 24 hours of your order. They’re then stamped and handed over to the local post office.

So delivery times look like this:

  • UK: 1-3 working days
  • Germany: 1-2 working days
  • Rest of Europe: 3-5 working days.
  • The USA & Canada: 4-7 days
  • Australia: 4-7 days
  • Rest of the world: up to 14 working days

Want to know how your favorite shot of the vacation, family get-together or your selfie can become a real postcard, that can be sent anywhere in the whole world? Read exactly how MyPostcard works here and how it will make it easier to order a postcard overseas. Find out how your postcard is created from ordering to delivery.

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Learned how to mail postcards internationally? But what about writing them?

If you’re like us, sometimes you get stuck finding the right words for your postcards. So here’s a great guide on how to write postcards. (Or simply use one of the free quotes available to add to your postcard for any occasion in the MyPostcard app!)

We like adding a fun fact about the destination you’re sending from if you’re stuck for ideas. So here’s one to end on:

Did you know that the postcard celebrated it’s 150th anniversary in 2019. Discover more postal fun facts here.