DTDC Courier & Cargo Ltd

DTDC Courier & Cargo Ltd. (DTDC) is an Indian delivery company offering domestic and international services.


DTDC Courier & Cargo Ltd. (DTDC) was founded by Mr. Subhasish Chakraborty in 1990. Within a short span, through its business associates, the company expanded its delivery network across the country, thereby creating one of India's Largest Domestic Delivery Networks. Today DTDC is one of the largest Indian companies in the Express industry. DTDC can also be credited with pioneering the franchisee concept for the courier industry in India,and today has the largest franchisee network in the country enabling it to cover over 10,000 pin codes across the nation.

Administrative Regions

DTDC Courier & Cargo Ltd is India’s leading express distribution company with head quarter in Bangalore, and has its zonal offices in Bangalore, Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata. It has over 281 own offices and over 5800 channel partners (Franchisees) spread across the country monitored through various regional offices. DTDC serves nearly 10,000 pincodes delivering 11 million consignments per month.

Services offered
Air Express - Domestic and International - This service is to customers who need to send vital documents or small parcels across India or to the world urgently. DTDC connect a large percentage of packages through the airways.
Air Cargo - Domestic and International - Cargo includes heavy loads or security items like electronic components that require to be passed through a certain ‘cooling period’ as per rules at Indian Airlines. The difference in delivery time between Air Express and Air Cargo is one day.
Surface Cargo - Short distances and bulk loads are handled via surface cargo services that deliver door-to-door products through rail or road. With this service, the customer has to submit several inter-state permits & forms to clear the load at check-posts.
DTDC Intracity Courier Ltd. - This is the subsidiary company of DTDC for speedy Intra-city deliveries.

[edit]Value Added products

[edit]DTDC Plus

DTDC Plus provides Assured Next business day delivery to metros and major cities in India with Money Back Guarantee if not delivered within committed delivery period.

[edit]Prime Time Plus (PTP)

It is a guaranteed service for time definite deliveries of consignments within the next possible business day targeting time-critical Business to Business (B2B) and Business to Customer (B2C) Segments. Prime Time Plus 10.30 & Prime Time Plus 12.00 guarantee the next possible business day delivery of consignments by 10.30 am and 12.00 pm respectively, from select origins to select pincodes at Metro locations. Prime Time Plus Sunday guarantees that consignment pickup up the Saturday before 06:00 pm will be delivered on Sunday barring unforeseen circumstances.

[edit]DTDC Blue

DTDC Blue provides assured second business day delivery service to places far and wide across the country, to a large number of destinations which due to distance and connectivity can be delivered Second Business day also Money Back Guarantee if not delivered within committed delivery period