Port of Chicago

The port of CHICAGO is located on the Chicago River on Lake Michigan. The port has a rich history as a center of commercial shipping, with fur traders choosing it as a distribution point for their products. Operated by the Illinois International Port District, it consists various port facilities, including a terminal with 100 acres of warehouses and facilities on Lake Michigan.

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

Container shipping rates to Chicago

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

Barcelona - Chicago

From 6,340 $

Madrid - Chicago

From 6,240 $

Valencia - Chicago

From 6,240 $

Algeciras - Chicago

From 6,240 $

Bilbao - Chicago

From 6,908 $

Container shipping rates from Chicago

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

Chicago - Tarragona

From 896 $

Chicago - Algeciras

From 1,099 $

Chicago - Barcelona

From 1,113 $

Chicago - Valencia

From 1,087 $

Location of Chicago

Country:UNITED STATES

Coordinates:

Latitude:41.85003 , Longitude:-87.65005

Departures and arrivals

Scheduled departures from the port of Chicago

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date (aprox)Documents cut-offCut-off
AL KHARJ004E HLCU31 Jan/202226 Jan/202226 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ004E HLCU07 Feb/202202 Feb/202202 Feb/2022
AL KHARJ004E HLCU14 Feb/202209 Feb/202209 Feb/2022

Recent departures from the port of Chicago

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
ATLANTIC SEAATE8021 ACLU14 Dec/2021
OCEAN PROMISE26 SMLU08 Dec/2021
ATLANTIC SKYATK7921 ACLU07 Dec/2021
VIENNA EXPRESS081S MSCU07 Dec/2021
NYK RUMINA056W HLCU05 Dec/2021

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Chicago

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
AL KHARJ005W ONEY31 Jan/2022
AL KHARJ005W ONEY07 Feb/2022
AL KHARJ005W ONEY14 Feb/2022

Recent arrivals to the port of Chicago

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
COSCO SHIPPING TAURU019W14 Jan/2022
XIN NING BO069S08 Jan/2022
COSCO SHIPPING GEMIN018W07 Jan/2022
LING YUN HE2147E07 Jan/2022
COSCO SHIPPING TAURU019W05 Jan/2022

Estimated transit time to send a container to Chicago

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AsiaChinaLianyungangChicago, Il4314,638$
AsiaChinaQingdaoChicago, Il4314,478$
AsiaChinaXiamenChicago, Il4214,478$
EuropeFranceLe HavreChicago, Il28,593$
EuropeSwedenGoteborgChicago, Il29,324$
EuropeUnited KingdomGrangemouthChicago, Il28,784$

Longest transit time to Chicago

The longest transit time to ship a container to Chicago is the route Lianyungang - Chicago, Il, with an average of 43 days. The next longest routes are Qingdao - Chicago, Il, with an average of 43 days and Xiamen - Chicago, Il, with an average of 42 days.

Shortest transit time to Chicago

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Chicago is the route Le Havre - Chicago, Il, with an average of 2 days. The next shortest routes are Goteborg - Chicago, Il, with an average of 2 days; and Grangemouth - Chicago, Il, with an average of 2 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Chicago

At iContainers, you can find 735 routes for sending containers to Chicago. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
NingboChicago, Il
QingdaoChicago, Il
SantosChicago, Il
ShanghaiChicago, Il
YantianChicago, Il

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