Configuring United Parcel Service (UPS) Carrier will help you associate any addresses in the domestic event or internation. The number of countries UPS shipping method supports by land and air is greater than 220 countries, so it is flexible to deliver goods.
Thus, what credentials you need to connect your Magento 2 store to the UPS server. Let check it out in this post. Also, we will guide you in details about other methods in the next topics, including USPS, FedEx, and DHL.
Must create a UPS Shipping account firsly before cofiguring this shipping method.
Stores > Settings > Configurations.
Enabled for Checkoutfield.
UPS Typeto “United Parcel Service”, you need to continue:
Live Accountfield, choose one of the options:
Gateway URLto calculate the UPS shipping rate. The default is ready to use, and doesn’t need to change.
UPS Typeto “United Parcel Service XML”
To configure [shipping labels](https://www.mageplaza.com/kb/how-to-create-shipping-labels-magento-2.html), UPS Type must be set to “United Parcel XML”.
Gateway XML URLif you want to send requests by XML file.
Origin of the Shipmentthat is the region the shipment initiates.
Enable Negotiated Ratesif you create special rates with UPS. Then it is required to enter 6-character in the
Titlefor the name of the shipping method that is shown during the checkout process. If it’s omitted, the default title - “United Parcel Service” is enabled.
Packages Request Type: “Use origin weight (few requests)” or “Divide to equal weight (one request)”
Containerto the typical packaging type for the shipment.
Weight Unitto “LBS” or “KGS”.
Maximum Package Weightin the carrier.
Pick Methodto the available options: “Regular Daily Pickup”, “On Call Air”, “One Time Pickup”, “Letter Center”, and “Customer Counter”.
Minimum Package Weightin the carrier.
Calculate Handling Feeto “Fixed” or “Percent”.
Handling Appliedfield, allow specifying how to calculate the handling fee.
Free Methodfield, select the UPS service you want to apply free shipping for.
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 UPS Carrier in Magento 2.