It just says after the transaction number “For tracking or inquiries go to usps.com or call 1-800-222-1811.” I called the 1-800 number several times to no avail because you must have a tracking number.
The recording calls it a label, article, or tracking number.
Can you track a USPS package by receipt number?
Track USPS by number
When you handover parcel to local USPS counter they will give a 16 digit receipt which you should keep safe until the item gets delivered meanwhile you can check the status of an item via text or mail. You can also check details by sending a text message to 28777 with your tracking number.
Is there a way to track a USPS package without tracking number?
If you lost your USPS Tracking™ receipt, we will not be able to verify the delivery status of your item without the number from the mailing label or receipt. This is because the only record of a confirmation of delivery is that mailing receipt. No record of the transaction is kept at the Post Office.
Is receipt number same as tracking number USPS?
Locating Your Tracking Number. Look on your post office shipping receipt. When you visit the post office in person and mail your package at the counter, they will give you a receipt for your purchase. You can find your USPS tracking number printed at the bottom of your sales receipt.
What if you lost your USPS tracking number?
What to do if You Lost USPS Tracking Number?
- Check your Post Office shipping receipt.
- Check the sales receipt if you bought insurance at the Post Office.
- See the email confirmation if you have them shipped from USPS.com.
- The shipping confirmation email you received from an online retailer.
Can you track the exact location of a package?
Using the service you can track the location of a sent package on Google Maps. The service currently works for packages sent by FedEx, UPS, TNT and DHL. To track a package you just have to enter the package’s tracking number. You are then presented with a Google Map that shows the current location of your package.
Why is my package still in transit?
When your shipment is in transit, it means the courier company picked the parcel up and your shipment is on its way to the delivery address. The package stays in transit until the driver delivers it. In most cases, the parcel is released, and it continues its transit.