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:

Valencia - Sydney

From 670 $

Algeciras - Sydney

From 670 $

Barcelona - Sydney

From 670 $

Long Beach - Sydney

From 925 $

Los Angeles - Sydney

From 925 $

Houston - Sydney

From 1,109 $

Manzanillo - Sydney

From 1,498 $

Shipping rates from United States to Australia

new york - sydney
DV20
$ 100
DV40
$ 2,120
40HC
$ 6,391
long beach - melbourne
DV20
$ 925
DV40
$ 1,530
40HC
$ 1,530
los angeles - melbourne
DV20
$ 925
DV40
$ 1,530
40HC
$ 1,530
long beach - sydney
DV20
$ 925
DV40
$ 1,530
40HC
$ 1,530
los angeles - sydney
DV20
$ 925
DV40
$ 1,530
40HC
$ 1,530

Shipping rates from Spain to Australia

valencia - sydney
DV20
$ 414
DV40
$ 2,105
40HC
$ 3,195
valencia - sydney
DV20
$ 578
DV40
$ 1,605
40HC
$ 2,919
algeciras - brisbane
DV20
$ 755
DV40
$ 1,592
40HC
$ 1,632
madrid - fremantle
DV20
$ 755
DV40
$ 5,609
40HC
$ 1,592
valencia - sydney
DV20
$ 756
DV40
$ 879
40HC
$ 2,658

Shipping rates from Netherlands to Australia

rotterdam - brisbane
DV20
$ 845
DV40
$ 1,845
40HC
$ 1,891
rotterdam - adelaide
DV20
$ 846
DV40
$ 1,891
40HC
$ 1,891
rotterdam - melbourne
DV20
$ 846
DV40
$ 1,891
40HC
$ 1,891
rotterdam - sydney
DV20
$ 846
DV40
$ 2,833
40HC
$ 1,891
rotterdam - sydney
DV20
$ 862
DV40
$ 1,566
40HC
$ 1,528

Shipping rates from Belgium to Australia

antwerp - adelaide
DV20
$ 789
DV40
$ 1,751
40HC
$ 1,751
antwerp - fremantle
DV20
$ 809
DV40
$ 1,708
40HC
$ 1,751
antwerp - melbourne
DV20
$ 854
DV40
$ 1,596
40HC
$ 1,596
antwerp - adelaide
DV20
$ 857
DV40
$ 1,903
40HC
$ 1,903
antwerp - adelaide
DV20
$ 863
DV40
$ 1,721
40HC
$ 1,721

Shipping rates from Germany to Australia

hamburg - brisbane
DV20
$ 885
DV40
$ 1,880
40HC
$ 1,927
hamburg - sydney
DV20
$ 885
DV40
$ 1,927
40HC
$ 1,927
hamburg - fremantle
DV20
$ 907
DV40
$ 1,927
40HC
$ 1,927
hamburg - sydney
DV20
$ 917
DV40
$ 1,622
40HC
$ 3,837
bremerhaven - sydney
DV20
$ 917
DV40
$ 1,622
40HC
$ 3,865

How much does it cost to ship a container from Australia

Shipping rates from Australia to United States

brisbane - oakland
DV20
$ 1,706
DV40
$ 2,185
40HC
$ 2,185
melbourne - seattle
DV20
$ 1,749
DV40
$ 2,270
40HC
$ 1,925
brisbane - seattle
DV20
$ 1,791
DV40
$ 7,763
40HC
$ 3,315
melbourne - los angeles
DV20
$ 1,877
DV40
$ 2,055
40HC
$ 2,343
melbourne - long beach
DV20
$ 1,877
DV40
$ 2,055
40HC
$ 2,343

Shipping rates from Australia to Spain

adelaide - barcelona
DV20
$ 1,105
DV40
$ 2,277
40HC
$ 3,259
brisbane - valencia
DV20
$ 1,105
DV40
$ 2,962
40HC
$ 1,930
adelaide - valencia
DV20
$ 1,133
DV40
$ 1,979
40HC
$ 1,979
melbourne - barcelona
DV20
$ 1,178
DV40
$ 2,076
40HC
$ 2,076
sydney - madrid
DV20
$ 1,178
DV40
$ 3,899
40HC
$ 2,203

Shipping rates from Australia to Netherlands

brisbane - rotterdam
DV20
$ 1,227
DV40
$ 1,693
40HC
$ 2,132
sydney - rotterdam
DV20
$ 1,256
DV40
$ 2,215
40HC
$ 2,274
brisbane - rotterdam
DV20
$ 1,287
DV40
$ 2,215
40HC
$ 2,330
fremantle - rotterdam
DV20
$ 1,288
DV40
$ 2,271
40HC
$ 2,331
sydney - rotterdam
DV20
$ 1,306
DV40
$ 1,505
40HC
$ 1,563

Shipping rates from Australia to Germany

melbourne - hamburg
DV20
$ 1,328
DV40
$ 2,344
40HC
$ 2,403
brisbane - hamburg
DV20
$ 1,328
DV40
$ 2,346
40HC
$ 2,405
sydney - hamburg
DV20
$ 1,328
DV40
$ 4,261
40HC
$ 2,345
fremantle - hamburg
DV20
$ 1,330
DV40
$ 2,764
40HC
$ 2,823
melbourne - hamburg
DV20
$ 1,378
DV40
$ 1,577
40HC
$ 1,675

Shipping rates from Australia to Belgium

brisbane - antwerp
DV20
$ 1,133
DV40
$ 1,895
40HC
$ 1,653
sydney - antwerp
DV20
$ 1,256
DV40
$ 2,691
40HC
$ 2,750
melbourne - antwerp
DV20
$ 1,329
DV40
$ 1,505
40HC
$ 1,653
fremantle - antwerp
DV20
$ 1,498
DV40
$ 2,691
40HC
$ 2,750
brisbane - antwerp
DV20
$ 1,561
DV40
$ 3,435
40HC
$ 1,703

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
EuropeSpainAlgecirasSydney61600$
EuropeSpainVigoSydney56800$
EuropeSpainBarcelonaSydney55750$
EuropeSpainBarcelonaSydney36675$
EuropeSpainPamplonaSydney36675$
EuropeSpainAlgecirasSydney33325$

Longest transit time to Australia

The longest transit time to ship a container to Australia is the route Algeciras - Sydney, with an average of 61 days. The next longest routes are Vigo - Sydney, with an average of 56 days and Barcelona - Sydney, with an average of 55 days.

Shortest transit time to Australia

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Australia is the route Algeciras - Sydney, with an average of 33 days. The next shortest routes are Barcelona - Sydney, with an average of 36 days; and Pamplona - Sydney, with an average of 36 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Australia

At iContainers, you can find 77 routes for sending containers to Australia. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BarcelonaSydney
Lazaro CardenasSydney
Los AngelesSydney
ManzanilloSydney
New YorkSydney

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%