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Postcrossing in numbers

  • 47,358,961 postcards have been received because of this project
  • 366,347 postcards are traveling at this exact moment
  • 32,425,998 (68%) postcard images were uploaded to Postcrossing
  • 17 days is the median postcard travel time. 26 days is the average.
  • 238,436,951,354 km (or 148,157,852,680 miles) traveled — that's 5,949,767 laps around the earth or 310,139 return trips to the moon or 796 return trips to the sun!

Postcards exchanged per month


Total postcards sent per country