Port of Charleston

The CHARLESTON Port is a seaport located in the US state of South Carolina. Witih five public terminals, the port’s facilities spans across three municipalities. It handles containers, motor vehicles, as well as Charleston’s cruise ship operations. It’s also the greenest port in southeastern US.

How much does it cost to ship a container to/from Charleston

Container shipping rates to Charleston

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to Charleston

Barcelona - Charleston

From 3,758 $

Bilbao - Charleston

From 4,722 $

Valencia - Charleston

From 5,633 $

Algeciras - Charleston

From 5,675 $

Madrid - Charleston

From 6,852 $

Container shipping rates from Charleston

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping from Charleston

Charleston - Barcelona

From 362 $

Charleston - Valencia

From 362 $

Charleston - Bilbao

From 720 $

Charleston - Algeciras

From 903 $

Location of Charleston

Country:UNITED STATES

Coordinates:

Latitude:32.77657 , Longitude:-79.93092

Departures and arrivals

Scheduled departures from the port of Charleston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date (aprox)Documents cut-offCut-off
AL KHARJ006E ONEY24 Jan/202219 Jan/202219 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ006E ONEY31 Jan/202226 Jan/202226 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ006E ONEY07 Feb/202202 Feb/202202 Feb/2022

Recent departures from the port of Charleston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
C HAMBURGME148E MSCU07 Dec/2021
MISSOURI EXPRESS055E ONEYQA04 Dec/2021
VEGA SAGITTARIUS202S KOSL03 Dec/2021
ZIM QINGDAO096E ZIMULR01 Dec/2021
MSC MARIA ELENAME147E MSCUPA30 Nov/2021

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Charleston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
AL KHARJ005W ONEY24 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ005W ONEY31 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ005W ONEY07 Feb/2022

Recent arrivals to the port of Charleston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
XUTRA BHUM910S14 Jan/2022
COSCO SHIPPING TAURU019W11 Jan/2022
XIN NING BO069S11 Jan/2022
YM CREDENTIAL023S07 Jan/2022
COSCO SHIPPING GEMIN018W04 Jan/2022

Estimated transit time to send a container to Charleston

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AsiaChinaQingdaoCharleston408,277$
AsiaChinaYantaiCharleston408,847$
AsiaChinaWuzhouCharleston399,007$
EuropeNetherlandsRotterdamCharleston27,179$
EuropePolandGdyniaCharleston27,292$
EuropeSwedenGoteborgCharleston28,059$

Longest transit time to Charleston

The longest transit time to ship a container to Charleston is the route Qingdao - Charleston, with an average of 40 days. The next longest routes are Yantai - Charleston, with an average of 40 days and Wuzhou - Charleston, with an average of 39 days.

Shortest transit time to Charleston

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Charleston is the route Rotterdam - Charleston, with an average of 2 days. The next shortest routes are Gdynia - Charleston, with an average of 2 days; and Goteborg - Charleston, with an average of 2 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Charleston

At iContainers, you can find 337 routes for sending containers to Charleston. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
Chennai (Ex Madras)Charleston
MundraCharleston
QingdaoCharleston
ShanghaiCharleston
VeracruzCharleston

Peak Season 2021

Dive into the factors affecting this year’s peak season and their impact, as well as the advice and tips needed to begin planning your shipment

Peak Season 2021 eBook
Klaus Lydsal

"Shippers should plan as far in advance as possible. With COVID on the map and lack of space, this season will be more unpredictable than the previous one, with rates never seen"

Klaus Lydsal, vice president of operations at iContainers