Shipping method Flat rate shipping

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The shipping type “Flat rate shipping” is the standard shipping type. This shipping type can be used for any application purpose and most importantly as the basis for shipping grouping. It can be used for things like:

  • Flat rate shipping for € xx.xx
  • Shipping based on the weight in the shopping cart
  • Shipping to certain regions or even postcode circles
  • etc.

Price and weight

Setting Default setting Description
Flat rate price calculation Flat rate In this selection menu you can determine if the entered price is a flat price or if it should be charged per product or per piece. If you choose Per weight you get the possibility to enter a price per weight: - Per


Price per weight - since 2.6 Enter the weight by which the price should be multiplied (without decimal places).

Price per weight

Milligram (mg) A unit of measurement; equal to 1 thousandth of a gram.
Gram (g) A unit of measurement; equal to 1 thousandth of a kilogram.
Kilogram (kg) One kilogram is equal to 1,000 grams or 2.2 pounds; Equivalent to the weight of one liter of water.
Ton (t) One ton is equal to 1,000 kilograms or 2.204.6 pounds.
Carat (ct) The metric carat is a unit of measurement for the mass of gemstones. 1 metric carat = 0.2 g = 2 - 10-4 kg.
Ounce (oz) Equivalent to one-sixteenth of a pound or 28.35 grams.
Pound (lb) A unit of measurement; equal to 16 ounces.
Stone (st) A British unit of measure; equivalent to 14 pounds.
Grain A unit of measure; equivalent to 1/7000 pound or one troy grain or 64,799 milligrams.