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Postcrossing in numbers

  • 42,430,502 postcards have been received because of this project
  • 395,650 postcards are traveling at this exact moment
  • 28,692,076 (67%) postcard images were uploaded to Postcrossing
  • 17 days is the median postcard travel time. 26 days is the average.
  • 213,503,897,062 km (or 132,665,171,014 miles) traveled — that's 5,327,608 laps around the earth or 277,708 return trips to the moon or 713 return trips to the sun!

Postcards exchanged per month


Total postcards sent per country