Shipping Your Collectibles To / From CGC

Posted on 7/6/2019

For step-by-step instructions and videos on how to package and ship your collectibles to CGC, click on the links below.

Use the following tables to calculate your return shipping fees from CGC. Additional charges may apply for extended or remote service areas, heavier packages, added items, etc. Shipping and insurance rates are subject to change without notice.

Important Note: Customer assumes all risk of loss or damage to collectibles during return shipment from CGC to Customer. Customer is responsible for selecting a carrier (e.g. USPS Mail) for return shipping and for procuring insurance on return shipping. If Customer does not select a carrier, collectibles will be returned via USPS Mail.

For domestic US return shipments via USPS Mail, CGC will use USPS Registered Mail and purchase insurance on Customer’s behalf based on Customer’s declared values, up to $100,000 per package for comics and trading cards. The CCG Companies cannot provide or procure insurance for international return shipments to Customer.

Comic book and magazine return shipping fees for domestic USPS Registered Mail:

Owner’s Declared Value $1-$500 $501-
$1,000
$1,001-
$5,000
$5,001-
$10,000
$10,001-
$15,000
$15,001-
$25,000
$25,001-
$50,000
$50,001-
$100,000
1 book $35 $37 $42 $50 $57 $72 $87 $127
2 books $37 $38 $44 $52 $59 $74 $89 $129
3-5 books $41 $43 $49 $57 $65 $81 $95 $135
6-10 books $53 $55 $61 $69 $76 $92 $106 $146
11-15 books $61 $65 $70 $76 $84 $101 $114 $154
16-20 books $70 $72 $77 $84 $92 $108 $121 $161
21-25 books $77 $80 $84 $92 $99 $115 $127 $167

Comic book and magazine return shipping fees for FedEx:

Shipping Method FedEx Ground FedEx 2-Day FedEx Next Day PM FedEx Next Day AM
1-3 books $18 $64 $90 $110
4-10 books $25 $75 $110 $125
11-15 books $38 $95 $125 $140
16-25 books $48 $140 $150 $160

Important note: Domestic FedEx shipments are only insured up to $100 per box.

Comic book and magazine return shipping fees for international shipments via FedEx:

Number of Books or Magazines FedEx International Rates
1-2 $80
3-5 $95
6-10 $105
11-15 $130
16-25 $195

Important note: Shipments to non-US addresses are not insured. CGC is not responsible for loss or damage to international shipments. Customer is responsible for any shipping or customs charges incurred by CGC in shipping their collectibles.

Trading card return shipping fees for domestic USPS Registered Mail:

Owner’s Declared Value $1-
$1,000
$1,001-
$5,000
$5,001-
$10,000
$10,001-
$15,000
$15,001-
$20,000
$20,001-
$25,000
$26,000-
$50,000
$50,001-
$100,000
1-5 cards $29 $37 $45 $55 $64 $73 $88 $128
6-12 cards $33 $39 $49 $57 $67 $75 $90 $130
13-24 cards $40 $46 $56 $65 $74 $83 $97 $137
25-36 cards $46 $54 $62 $72 $81 $90 $104 $144
37-50 cards $49 $55 $65 $74 $83 $92 $106 $146
51-65 cards $58 $65 $75 $84 $93 $94 $108 $148
66-80 cards $65 $71 $81 $90 $100 $106 $119 $159
81-100 cards $71 $80 $86 $96 $105 $116 $128 $168
101-150 cards $81 $85 $91 $102 $113 $123 $135 $175
151-200 cards $86 $91 $97 $107 $118 $129 $140 $180
201-250 cards $91 $97 $102 $113 $123 $134 $145 $185
251-300 cards $97 $102 $107 $118 $129 $139 $150 $190
301-350 cards $102 $107 $113 $123 $134 $145 $155 $195
351-400 cards $107 $113 $118 $129 $139 $150 $160 $200

Trading card return shipping fees for FedEx:

Shipping Method FedEx Ground FedEx 2-Day FedEx Next Day PM FedEx Next Day AM
1-5 cards $17 $35 $44 $50
6-12 cards $20 $40 $46 $52
13-24 cards $22 $44 $50 $55
25-36 cards $25 $48 $52 $57
37-50 cards $27 $53 $57 $62
51-65 cards $30 $60 $65 $68
66-80 cards $35 $65 $70 $75
81-100 cards $40 $70 $75 $82
101-150 cards $45 $75 $82 $90
151-200 cards $50 $80 $90 $95
201-250 cards $55 $85 $95 $101
251-300 cards $60 $90 $100 $108
301-350 cards $65 $95 $105 $115
351-400 cards $70 $100 $110 $120

Trading card return shipping fees for international shipments via FedEx:

Number of Cards FedEx International Rates
1-12 $100
13-24 $140
25-50 $170
51-100 $220
101-150 $250
151-200 $360
201-250 $430
251-300 $480
301-350 $530
351-400 $590

Important note: Shipments to non-US addresses are not insured. CGC is not responsible for loss or damage to international shipments. Customer is responsible for any shipping or customs charges incurred by CGC in shipping their collectibles.


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