FedEx Carrier is one of the most reputable shipping service companies while the FedEx Carrier comes with many ways to ship your products to customers regradless of distance like air, freight, and ground services.
Thus, what credentials you need to connect your Magento 2 store to the FedEx serve. Let check it out in this post. Moreover, we will also guide you in detail about other methods in the topics including UPS, USPS, and DHL.
It is required to create a FedEx merchant account and register for FedEx Web Services Production Access. On the production account information page, click on the Obtain Production Key link at the bottom of the page to complete the registration and get the key that is important to setup FedEx in your Magento settings.
Stores > Settings > Configurations.
Enabled for Checkoutfield.
Titlefor the name of the shipping method that is shown during the checkout process.
Sandbox Modefield, choose one of the following options:
Package Request Typefield to manage orders that are deliveried as multiple packages as the following:
Packagingto the typical packaging type for the shipment as the following:
Dropoffto one of the following options that are the pick-up method for the delivery.
Weight Unitto the unit of measurement as you need: “Pounds” or “Kilograms”.
Maximum Package Weightfor FedEx shippment. The default is 150lbs.
Calculate Handling Feeto “Fixed” or “Percent”.
Handling Appliedfield, allow specifying how to calculate the handling fee.
Residential Deliveryfield, choose “Yes” for B2C residential deliveries and “No” for B2B residential deliveries.
The "Hub ID" is required for the "Smart Post" method.
Free Methodfield, select the USPS service you want to apply free shipping for.
Free Shipping Amount Thresholdfield, select “Yes” to set the minimum number of the quantities for free USPS shipping in the next field.
Displayed Error Messagebox that will appear if UPS Shipping is not available.
Ship to Applicable Countriesto one of two options:
Show Method if Not Applicableto Yes if you want to show UPS Shipping all time.
Sort Orderon the Shipping Method on the checkout page.
Save Configto finish.
Ref: Magento 2 User Guide
It comes to the end of tutorial: How to Configure FedEx Carrier in Magento 2.