Shipping Rules

Shipping Rates

Our shipping rates are based on the weight of the products being shipped. The shipping rate will be calculated at checkout. Cost of packing materials (i.e. gel-ice packs, seaweed, Styrofoam, and box) are included.

  • Up to 12 lbs $119.99
  • Up to 14 lbs $139.99
  • Up to 18 lbs $159.99
  • Up to 25 lbs $169.99
  • Up to 40 lbs $189.99
  • Up to 50 lbs $329.99

All of our Live Lobster Dinners and some Specials include shipping in the listed price.

All our live products are packaged from our Boston location for Guaranteed Overnight Delivery. Your lobster shipment is monitored for precise arrival and is guaranteed to arrive fresh at your door, on time as scheduled.

Please note: Although all live products are packaged from our Boston location for Priority Overnight, delivery times may vary depending on location due to Covid-19.

How Your Lobsters Are Packed For Shipping

We ship lobsters to anywhere in the Continental U.S., so we know just how to prepare your lobster for its journey. Your lobsters are packed in an insulated, multi-layered box, with iced-gel packs and seaweed, which will keep your lobsters fresh and alive for up to 24 hours. Please note, we do not ship to Hawaii.

Shipping Policy

  • Orders received AFTER 2PM EST on Monday through Thursday will be scheduled to ship on the following day, for next-day delivery.
  • Orders received AFTER 2PM on Thursday with Saturday Delivery (additional fee applies) selected will be scheduled to ship Friday.
  • Orders received AFTER 2PM Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be scheduled to ship on Monday for delivery on Tuesday (unless Saturday Delivery is selected).
  • Orders received BEFORE 2PM EST Monday through Thursday will be shipped that same day for next-day delivery.
  • We do not ship for Sunday or Monday Delivery.
  • Saturday delivery is an additional $25.

Holiday Shipping Rules

There will be no shipping or delivery on July 4th, December 25th or January 1st. Please see rules below.

Christmas 2020

Orders received BEFORE 2PM EST Wednesday, December 23rd will ship the same day for delivery on Thursday, December 24th.
James Hook & Company is Closed Christmas Day, No UPS deliveries on Dec. 25th/26th. Happy Holidays!

New Years 2020

Orders received BEFORE 2PM EST Wednesday, December 30th ship the same day for delivery on Thursday, December 31st.