Delivery of your order after Christmas

We hope you’ll find it helpful to preview our post-Christmas delivery dates to help you plan when to buy.

Because of the holidays, there will be times when deliveries and collections will take a little longer to arrive than usual.


John Lewis and Waitrose shops


When you select Click & collect from our shops for your order, we’ll always display your earliest collection date at checkout. Over the Christmas holiday this may not always be next day.

Please bear in mind you won’t be able to collect your order on 1 January as our shops will be closed.

Collect+ shops

£3.50 per order

When you select Collect+ for your order, we’ll always display your earliest collection date at checkout.

Please bear in mind that some Collect+ stores may be closed on 1 January.

UK home delivery

Delivery of small items

(small and medium-sized parcels)

Standard delivery

(Free on orders of £50 and over)

Order by 7pm: Delivered by:
20 December 31 December
21-23 December 2 January
24-26 December 3 January
27 December 4 January
28-30 December 7 January
31 Decemeber - 1 January 8 January
2 January 9 January
3 January 10 January
4 January 11 January

Next or Named day


Next day (pre-10.30am)


Our next and named day delivery services resume from Thursday 27 December.
Available dates will be displayed at checkout.

Delivery of larger items

(such as furniture and appliances)

Please check individual product pages for delivery lead times.

International delivery


Our international delivery lead times vary by country and are also affected by local working days and public holidays.

More information on international delivery