Downtown Post Office

115 E Hancock Ave Ste 100, Athens, GA 30601

Contact Numbers

Phone: 706-354-8066
TTY: 877-889-2457
Toll-Free: 1-800-Ask-USPS® (275-8777)

Retail Hours

Lobby Hours
PO Box Access Available

Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 7:45am - 11:45am
Sunday Closed

Last Collection Times

Monday 4:30pm
Tuesday 4:30pm
Wednesday 4:30pm
Thursday 4:30pm
Friday 4:30pm
Saturday 2:30pm
Sunday Closed

*This facility does not process US Passports applications or renewals. Check nearby locations below.

  • Burial Flags
  • Business Line
  • Duck Stamps
  • General Delivery
  • Money Orders (Domestic)
  • Money Orders (Inquiry)
  • Money Orders (International)
  • Pickup Accountable Mail
  • Pickup Hold Mail
  • PO Box Online
  • Street Parking

Visit our Links Page for Holiday Schedule, Change of Address, Hold Mail/Stop Delivery, PO Box rentals and fees, and Available Jobs.

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Nearby Post Offices:

575 Olympic Dr
1.2 miles away

Athens Ga S and DC
Po Box Locker
1.2 miles away

3654 Atlanta Hwy Ste M
3.3 miles away

125 Avery St
3.9 miles away


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I sent a card to my granddaughter at University of Georgia on February 22, 2023 from Potomac Falls, Virginia. She is onBaxter Street in Athens and still hasn’t received it. Please let me know if you find it or it’s in some other place. Name is Sadie Carpenter.


Every time I go into this post office everyone is nothing but kind and helpful! I very much recommend this office and want to praise everyone who works there for their excellent customer service

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