Free Online PDF to ZIP Converter

Please note: Your PDF file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 1 hour after upload so please download your converted PDF file before this time.

How to Convert your PDF to ZIP Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your PDF to ZIP using our fast and free PDF converter tool.

Upload your PDF file

Upload your PDF file

Click the "Upload a PDF File" button, then select a PDF to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your ZIP

Download your ZIP

Click the download link to receive your ZIP file.

File format information for PDF and ZIP

ExtensionPDF
Full NamePortable Document Format
TypeDocument
Mime Typeapplication/pdf
FormatBinary

The PDF format is a widely used document format containing text, images and other 2D content in a read-only format. The format was introduced in 1992 by Adobe as a royalty free format and is largely based on the earlier Post Script file format with some of its scripting features later removed.

PDF files can contain rasterized images and vector graphics which can optionally be compressed and ecrypted for sucure transmission. The format has evolved over the years to include features such as layers, metadata, accessibility features and interactive forms.

ExtensionZIP
Full NameZIP Archive
TypeArchive
Mime Typeapplication/zip
FormatBinary

The ZIP file is one of the most common types of compressed file types available and is widely used to compress any file type and give great compression results leading to smaller file sizes. ZIP files were originally released in 1989 and over time the format has received many revisions.

ZIP archives can contain any number of folders and files and can use many different compression algorithms to perform the file compression, though DEFLATE is the most common one in use. The format has built in support in many operating systems including Mac OS and Microsoft Windows.

Information for converting from PDF to ZIP

Our PDF file converter will compress your uploaded file to a ZIP archive ready for download. This tool is great for compressing those large PDF files and save yourself some harddrive space. ZIP archives can be opened later on in most operating systems usually with no additional software.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my PDF file to ZIP?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your PDF file to upload. Your PDF file will be uploaded to our servers. When the PDF to ZIP conversion has completed, you can download your ZIP file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my PDF to ZIP?

We aim to process all PDF to ZIP conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files, so please be patient.

How accurate is the PDF to ZIP conversion?

We aim to provide the best conversion experience. Our tools are under constant review and development with new features being added every week.