Miles to deliver mail

1.4

billion miles

During FY 2018, USPS employees traveled 1.4 billion miles to deliver your mail, equivalent to 56,220 laps around Earth, 5,861 trips to the moon or about 15 trips to the sun. *Based on the average moon and sun distance.

* | Tags: Size & Scope USPS Fact #305 | February 7, 2019