Web App or API—Which One is Right for Me?

Web App

Set up an account in 5 minutes or less. Then, you can instantly print shipping labels for USPS, DHL, and more.

You can also connect with more carriers, integrate with e-commerce platforms, and customize the experience for your business.

API

Developers can easily use the powerful Shippo API to customize and automate your shipping processes to meet your business’ needs.

Shippo lets you integrate with multiple carriers through one API, and it’s easy to implement with step-by-step sample code, pre-built client libraries, and test keys.

Web App API
  • A web-based dashboard for all your shipping needs
  • Accessible via any web browser
  • Print your first label in five minutes
  • No technical skills required
  • Detailed help center and friendly customer support
  • Powerful, RESTful API
  • Fully-customized and automated
  • Detailed docs
  • Step-by-step sample code
  • Test keys for safe development
  • Knowledgeable customer support
What’s the difference?

The Shippo web app is built on our API, so you get access to the same features that API users get.

Our API tends to be more customizable and can provide a highly-automated shipping experience.

How do I get started?

You can set up a free account to experience it for yourself.

Use this guide to create your first shipment.

How much does it cost?

Visit our pricing page for more information.

Visit our pricing page for more information.

Our Customers Love Us

We pride ourselves on removing the friction from shipping for our customers, so that they can focus on what they do best.

"[Shippo’s] Python client library was especially fantastic."

Louis-Felix Boulanger
BonLook
Louis-Felix Boulanger
BonLook

"We were able to integrate Shippo API into our app quickly and have everything we needed to scale our business."

Nick Alt
VNYL
Nick Alt
VNYL

"With Shippo automating the shipping process, we’ve been able to accelerate our growth and serve our members with a frictionless experience."

Kjiel Carlson
GOAT
Kjiel Carlson
GOAT

Get Started Today for Free!

Kick the tires on the best-in-class shipping platform with a free Shippo account.