Bujumbura - Post Report Question and Answers

How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

DPO usually takes three to five weeks, though sometimes it can be as fast as two weeks! - Mar 2021


U.S. Embassy officers can access the diplomatic pouch for inbound and outbound mail. Delivery from Washington, DC to post takes from 1 to 3 weeks. Outbound delivery takes approximately 1 week. DHL, FedEx and UPS all have local offices in Bujumbura and offer delivery services. I have no experience with the local mail service. It is a part of EMS. - Nov 2017


Diplomatic pouch. - Aug 2015


Diplomatic pouch. - Aug 2009


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