Shipping is automatically calculated prior to submitting your payment information. Simply add items to your cart and select your location and preferred shipping method from the drop down menu. You are never obliged to purchase.
All products in stock are shipped within 24-48 hours (Business
When you purchase, you will receive 2 emails from ChessCentral. The
first will be your order confirmation, the second will be an email telling you
that your order was shipped. You may also check under “My Account” for ship date
and tracking number if you purchased tracking. We try to keep all products in
stock. On the rare occasion a product will take longer than 48 hours to ship we
will contact you by email.
Approximate Delivery Times
for First Class/Air Mail
Average Business Days
Rest of World
Please allow 5-10 business days for U.S. delivery of all products and 7-21
days for most international delivery of software and CDs. International packages may take longer due to your country's Customs clearance, we are not responsible for customs fees. The average delivery time is not guaranteed. Many international shipments only have tracking to the US Border. To find out if your country tracks up until delivery, please call your local post office.
If you have a time
sensitive package, please use UPS. First Class mail and Priority in the USA have no
tracking, no insurance, and are not guaranteed to arrive within the expected
Shipping Rates USA and Worldwide
ChessCentral's shipping rates are the best deal around. It is easy to get
your shipping costs before you checkout.
First, place all the items you would like to purchase in your cart (you may
remove any and all items at any time – you are never obligated to purchase!).
Select your location and then click the "Recalculate" button under your total. You
will then be able to select your shipping option whether you are shipping to a
USA address or Worldwide. Please note that shipping chess boards outside the USA, due to their size and weight, may have to be shipped by UPS and we would be happy to quote this service.
Base Rate/ Additional Pound
Standard Mail: 4-7 Days, No Tracking, No Insurance,
No Guarantee on delivery time
Priority Mail: 2-3 Days, No Tracking, No
Insurance, No Guarantee on delivery time
UPS Ground: 1-5 Days Tracking, Insured. Guaranteed
UPS 3 Day: Tracking, Insured
2nd Day: Tracking, Insured
Next Day Air: Tracking, Insured
Air Mail: 7-21 Days, No Tracking, Not Insured
Global Priority Mail: 2-5 Days, No Tracking
Expedited: 2-5 Days, Tracking, Insured
Air Mail: 7-21 Days No Tracking, Not
Global Priority: 5-7 Days, No Tracking, Not