DHL EXPRESS for OpenCart

Displays DHL Live Shipping Rates based on the Shipping Address and Cart Content. Premium supports DHL Label Printing & Tracking.

Annoyed by clicking on the button to create a shipping label and produce it, here is a Hassle-free solution for you. HitStacks is a completely automated tool that reduces your costs and can save our time.

DHL Shipping extension allows Opencart based stores to streamline DHL Express shipping integration. This extension helps you to get shipping rates from DHL APIs based on product weight, postcode, and other relevant details. Based on the postal codes and other parameters, all available shipping services along with the rates are listed for the customers to choose from.


When Adrian Dalsey, Larry Hillblom and Robert Lynn founded DHL in 1969, they didn’t know they would revolutionize the world of logistics. Today, DHL is the world’s leading logistics company. Our 380,000 people in over 220 countries and territories work every day to help you cross borders, reach new markets and grow your business. Or simply send a letter to your loved ones.


Login to HITShipo using your account and it directs you to the dashboard page of HITShipo.

You would then set up an account using the menu bar in the right corner of the navigation menu bar.

The next stage is the integration with HITShipo of your company.

Integrate the key

Enter the URL of your website to link HITShipo to your ecommerce store.

Enable product packing

Next you need to login into the backoffice of the Opencart using your account.

Opencart login


DHL Express shipping plugin is deeply integrated with HITStacks. So the shipping labels will be generated automatically. You can get the shipping label through e-mail or from the order page.

This plugin also supports the manual shipment option. By using this you can create the shipments directly from the order page. HITShipo will keep track of the orders and update the order state to complete.


The admin needs to LOG-IN at the Prestashop back office.

Login Of Opencart
Dashboard Of Opencart

CONFIGURE NEW Extensions(Plugin)

Go to the Extensions menu at left-menu and select the Installer and then click UPLOAD.

Use the UPLOAD option and upload the zip file ( downloaded from --> ) from the directory then try to DOWNLOAD it.


Your Extension(Plugin) is then added successfully in your directory and then the desired Extension has to be uploaded as a zip.file.

Dashboard of Extension

Upload Extension

You must configure it after activating your Extension.

Configure DHL EXPRESS:


Configure the DHL Express by using EDIT option.


  • You need a DHL API credential from the DHL to configure your plugin.
  • The DHL provides you with the DHL Account information.

  • dhlaccount

    DHL Address:

    The shipper information should be given by the owner on the DHL address page.



    Enable Real time rates to display the real time rate in Checkout Page.

    You can Enable Insurance to get insurance for the package.

    Address Translation - if enabled then it automatically translates the customer language into English Language.[It is used only for the city field.]

    Enable the desired checkboxes to get the desired services at the checkout page.

    Shipping rates and services


    The DHL Packaging section helps the shopper to pack the box according to the product's weight, height, and measurements.

    Two types of packing service is available.

  • Pack the items individually - Each items should be packed seperately.
  • Weight based packing - Calculate package on the basis of order total weight.If the package reaches a specified weight then the item should be packed accordingly.

  • Please Choose the required packing type.


    Pack Items Individually

    Choose your DHL pack type:

    Pack Item

    Weight Based Packing

    Calculate package on the basis of order total weight.If the package reaches a specified weight then the item should be packed accordingly.

    You can choose how to pack

  • Pack heavier items first
  • Pack lighter items first
  • Pack purely divided by weight
  • Weight

    DHL Shipping Label Section

    This is a premium service.

    DHL Shipping label will be created by our hitshipo only. You can create shipping labels automatically.

    There is no manual work need.

    Please register in HITShipo to create a shipping labels. Trail available.

    Checkout HITShipo Product Page:

    DHL shipping label will be created only if the integration key is provided.

    The integration key is provided once you login in to the HITShipo.

    You need to copy the integration key to your eCommerce store to integrate your business with HitShipo.(Available on Setup Account Menu)


    Archive Airway bill - For package safety and custom clearance purposes, you can request a DHL airway bill. An airway bill gives you proof of consignment with a unique number, which you can use on DHL’s website to track the shipment.


    The scheduled pickups without delay have become an automated process which initiates the DHL package, that the packaged item is ready to be shipped.


    If all the necessary changes are made then it should be saved finally.