How much does it cost to ship a container to Australia

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to Australia’s ports:

Algeciras - Sydney

From 709 $

Valencia - Sydney

From 712 $

Madrid - Sydney

From 686 $

Los Angeles - Sydney

From 975 $

Long Beach - Sydney

From 975 $

Houston - Sydney

From 1,030 $

Shipping rates from United States to Australia

new york - sydney
DV20
$ 100
DV40
$ 2,120
40HC
$ 6,391
long beach - sydney
DV20
$ 975
DV40
$ 1,430
40HC
$ 1,255
los angeles - sydney
DV20
$ 975
DV40
$ 1,430
40HC
$ 1,255
los angeles - melbourne
DV20
$ 975
DV40
$ 1,430
40HC
$ 2,518
long beach - melbourne
DV20
$ 975
DV40
$ 1,430
40HC
$ 2,518

Shipping rates from Spain to Australia

algeciras - brisbane
DV20
$ 739
DV40
$ 1,559
40HC
$ 1,464
valencia - fremantle
DV20
$ 739
DV40
$ 1,464
40HC
$ 2,794
algeciras - fremantle
DV20
$ 739
DV40
$ 1,476
40HC
$ 1,476
madrid - fremantle
DV20
$ 740
DV40
$ 1,440
40HC
$ 2,760
valencia - fremantle
DV20
$ 756
DV40
$ 1,505
40HC
$ 2,773

Shipping rates from Mexico to Australia

lazaro cardenas - brisbane
DV20
$ 1,177
DV40
$ 1,890
40HC
$ 1,890
lazaro cardenas - melbourne
DV20
$ 1,177
DV40
$ 1,890
40HC
$ 1,890
lazaro cardenas - sydney
DV20
$ 1,177
DV40
$ 1,890
40HC
$ 1,890
manzanillo - adelaide
DV20
$ 1,284
DV40
$ 2,184
40HC
$ 2,184
lazaro cardenas - adelaide
DV20
$ 1,284
DV40
$ 2,184
40HC
$ 2,184

How much does it cost to ship a container from Australia

Shipping rates from Australia to United States

sydney - seattle
DV20
$ 1,706
DV40
$ 2,162
40HC
$ 1,840
fremantle - seattle
DV20
$ 1,791
DV40
$ 2,055
40HC
$ 2,055
melbourne - long beach
DV20
$ 1,791
DV40
$ 2,162
40HC
$ 1,948
melbourne - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,791
DV40
$ 2,162
40HC
$ 1,948
brisbane - seattle
DV20
$ 1,791
DV40
$ 2,162
40HC
$ 2,162

Shipping rates from Australia to Spain

fremantle - barcelona
DV20
$ 1,118
DV40
$ 1,834
40HC
$ 1,834
adelaide - valencia
DV20
$ 1,118
DV40
$ 1,879
40HC
$ 1,834
adelaide - barcelona
DV20
$ 1,140
DV40
$ 1,990
40HC
$ 3,191
fremantle - valencia
DV20
$ 1,145
DV40
$ 1,826
40HC
$ 1,826
melbourne - valencia
DV20
$ 1,145
DV40
$ 1,879
40HC
$ 1,987

Ship containers to different ports in Australia

Ship your container to Australia in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 8 ports in Australia from the United States and in 6 ports in Australia from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to Australia

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AmericaUnited StatesSeattleSydney781,601$
AmericaUnited StatesIndianapolisSydney692,621$
AmericaUnited StatesSalt Lake CitySydney683,368$
AmericaUnited StatesTacomaSydney301,680$
AmericaUnited StatesSeattleSydney282,980$
AmericaUnited StatesLong BeachSydney181,899$

Longest transit time to Australia

The longest transit time to ship a container to Australia is the route Seattle - Sydney, with an average of 78 days. The next longest routes are Indianapolis - Sydney, with an average of 69 days and Salt Lake City - Sydney, with an average of 68 days.

Shortest transit time to Australia

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Australia is the route Long Beach - Sydney, with an average of 18 days. The next shortest routes are Seattle - Sydney, with an average of 28 days; and Tacoma - Sydney, with an average of 30 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Australia

At iContainers, you can find 233 routes for sending containers to Australia. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
HamburgSydney
Los AngelesSydney
ManzanilloSydney
New YorkSydney
ShanghaiSydney

Ship container to Australia: Import duty rates

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Average duty rate 2.7% 2.7% 2.5% 2.5% 2.5%
Maximum duty rate 140% 153% 126% 176% 163%