Basic information about the port of HOUSTON

Location of HOUSTON

Country:UNITED STATES

Coordinates:

Latitude:29.75757 , Longitude:-95.3512

The Port of HOUSTON is located in the fourth-largest city in the US. It’s 25 miles long and located just a few hours’ sailing time from the Gulf of Mexico. It’s the busiest port in the US in terms of foreign tonnage.

These are some examples of ocean freight rates to and from the port of HOUSTON calculated by our quoting system in less than 15 seconds:

Shipping cargo to the port of HOUSTON

Cristobal - Houston

From 828 $

Cartagena - Houston

From 838 $

Cristobal - Houston

From 1,003 $

Cartagena - Houston

From 1,036 $

Paranagua - Houston

From 1,046 $

Sending cargo from the port of HOUSTON

Houston - Dublin

From 135 $

Houston - Cotonou

From 135 $

Houston - Le Havre

From 461 $

Houston - Ho Chi Minh City

From 461 $

Houston - Antwerp

From 542 $

For your marine shipping to the port of HOUSTON, there are currently more than 5 shipping companies operating from 1 ports in the world.

Our services in the port of HOUSTON

The port of HOUSTON (ISOCODE: USHOU) offers the following types of international shipping: FCL, LCL and door to door.

How much does it cost to ship a container to the port of HOUSTON?

In the case of standard containers, the average cost of shipping a 20-foot container can be anything between $1,051.23 and $1,902.47. The average cost of sending a 40-foot container can be anything between $1,327 and $2,439.56.

Shipping 20-foot containers to the port of HOUSTON

  • From Spain, BARCELONA is the cheapest port of origin, whereas BARCELONA is the most expensive. The difference between choosing the cheapest line of transport as opposed to the expensive one implies a cost saving of 44.744%.

“Shipping a 20-foot container to the port of HOUSTON costs at least $1,051.23”

Shipping 40-foot containers to the port of HOUSTON

  • From Spain, BARCELONA is the cheapest port of origin, whereas BARCELONA is the most expensive. The difference between choosing the cheapest line of transport as opposed to the expensive one implies a cost saving of 45.605%.

“Shipping a 40-foot container to the port of HOUSTON costs at least $1,327”

Remember the following factors have an influence on the final cost: the type and size of container, the port of origin and the port of destination, the shipping company, and also external economic factors that could affect the price of the freight, such as a GRI. The average time a containers spends in transit between the port of origin and the port of destination can be anything between 22 and 25 days.