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Postcrossing in numbers

  • 43,283,148 postcards have been received because of this project
  • 398,827 postcards are traveling at this exact moment
  • 29,337,378 (67%) postcard images were uploaded to Postcrossing
  • 17 days is the median postcard travel time. 27 days is the average.
  • 217,903,703,394 km (or 135,399,083,919 miles) traveled — that's 5,437,397 laps around the earth or 283,431 return trips to the moon or 728 return trips to the sun!

Postcards exchanged per month


Total postcards sent per country