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 1,383 $

Valencia - Charleston

From 1,383 $

Algeciras - Charleston

From 1,427 $

Veracruz - Charleston

From 1,882 $

Container shipping rates from Charleston

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

Charleston - Vigo

From 718 $

Charleston - GIJON

From 618 $

Charleston - Bilbao

From 668 $

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
THALASSA PISTISV26 Oct/2020
TBN,26 Oct/2020
SPICA126 Oct/2020
TBN026 Oct/2020
ONE MANCHESTER,26 Oct/2020

Recent departures from the port of Charleston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
MSC MARIA ELENA041E17 Oct/2020
CHARLESTON EXPRESS081E17 Oct/2020
MSC MARIA ELENA041E16 Oct/2020
MSC MARIA ELENA041E16 Oct/2020
ROTTERDAM EXPRESS042w16 Oct/2020

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Charleston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
HYUNDAI HOPE041E ONEYMH26 Oct/2020
MSC ADELAIDE17s26 Oct/2020
MSC ADELAIDEv26 Oct/2020
MSC ADELAIDEV26 Oct/2020
MSC FEBEFJ043E26 Oct/2020

Recent arrivals to the port of Charleston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
NEXOE MAERSK*17 Oct/2020
TBNFJ043E17 Oct/2020
ALEXANDRA0DV79S117 Oct/2020
AL KHARJ009W17 Oct/2020
ZIM MONACO7617 Oct/2020

Estimated transit time to send a container to Charleston

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
OceaniaNew ZealandAucklandCharleston573,090$
AsiaChinaYantianCharleston343,781$
AsiaChinaQingdaoCharleston333,781$
AmericaMexicoVeracruzCharleston121,732$
EuropeGermanyBremerhavenCharleston101,611$
EuropeNetherlandsRotterdamCharleston81,732$

Longest transit time to Charleston

The longest transit time to ship a container to Charleston is the route Auckland - Charleston, with an average of 57 days. The next longest routes are Yantian - Charleston, with an average of 34 days and Qingdao - Charleston, with an average of 33 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 8 days. The next shortest routes are Bremerhaven - Charleston, with an average of 10 days; and Veracruz - Charleston, with an average of 12 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Charleston

At iContainers, you can find 290 routes for sending containers to Charleston. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BangkokCharleston
Ho Chi Minh CityCharleston
Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva)Charleston
ManilaCharleston
PenangCharleston

Peak Season 2020

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 2020 eBook
Klaus Lydsal

"Shippers should plan as far in advance as possible. With COVID, Brexit and the elections in USA, this season will be more unpredictable than the previous one."

Klaus Lydsal, vice president of operations at iContainers