Dimensional weight, also known as DIM weight or volumetric weight, is a billing methodology used by shipping carriers to ensure they accurately account for their cost to ship larger packages. Dimensional weight is calculated by a formula that utilizes the shipment’s dimensions and a Dim factor set by the individual shipping carrier.
Calculate Your Dimensional Weight Below
Get a quote for your product's likely shipping cost.
Use a scale to determine the physical weight of the ready-to-ship package.
Measure the length, width, and height of the box. Make sure you always round up the results. For instance, the length of the package is 24.25, round it up to 25.
Use the Dimensional Weight Calculator below to determine the base cost to ship the package for each shipping carrier.