Statistics

Postcrossing in numbers

  • 56,388,724 postcards have been received because of this project
  • 328,641 postcards are traveling at this exact moment
  • 39,428,077 (70%) postcard images were uploaded to Postcrossing
  • 17.0 days is the median postcard travel time. 26.4 days is the average.
  • 285,791,650,308 km (or 177,582,698,416 miles) traveled — that's 7,131,419 laps around the earth or 371,734 return trips to the moon or 955 return trips to the sun!

Postcards exchanged per month

Total postcards sent per country