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Postcrossing in numbers

  • 38,966,468 postcards have been received because of this project
  • 441,767 postcards are traveling at this exact moment
  • 26,096,383 (66%) postcard images were uploaded to Postcrossing
  • 16 days is the median postcard travel time. 23 days is the average.
  • 196,183,067,613 km (or 121,902,506,573 miles) traveled — that's 4,895,397 laps around the earth or 255,178 return trips to the moon or 655 return trips to the sun!

Postcards exchanged per month


Total postcards sent per country