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

Madrid - Chicago

From 2,307 $

Barcelona - Chicago

From 2,307 $

Valencia - Chicago

From 2,307 $

Algeciras - Chicago

From 2,300 $

Bilbao - Chicago

From 2,776 $

Container shipping rates from Chicago

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

Chicago - Valencia

From 419 $

Chicago - Barcelona

From 642 $

Chicago - Algeciras

From 642 $

Chicago - Vigo

From 1,340 $

Chicago - Bilbao

From 1,316 $

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
MAERSK KARLSKRONA108W08 Mar/2021
TBN.08 Mar/2021
KRISTINA0DV8FS108 Mar/2021
MSC CHANNEIU07R08 Mar/2021
MSC GULSUNV08 Mar/2021

Recent departures from the port of Chicago

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
EVER LASTING053E26 Feb/2021
CMA CGM NABUCCO0MR7UE1MA26 Feb/2021
MSC ALBANY11s26 Feb/2021
NEW YORK EXPRESS0041E26 Feb/2021
NEW YORK EXPRESS 041E26 Feb/2021

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Chicago

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
BERLIN EXPRESS0MX8EE108 Mar/2021
CMA CGM VELA0ME8IE108 Mar/2021
MSC ENGLAND MD11008 Mar/2021
MSC ENGLAND MD110E08 Mar/2021
MSC GULSUNFJ108E08 Mar/2021

Recent arrivals to the port of Chicago

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
COSCO SHIPPING CAPRI013W27 Feb/2021
WEC VERMEER994N27 Feb/2021
BREMEN EXPRESS080W27 Feb/2021
COSCO PHILIPPINES041W27 Feb/2021
WEC VERMEER993N27 Feb/2021

Estimated transit time to send a container to Chicago

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
OceaniaNew ZealandWellingtonChicago, Il635,258$
AsiaChinaYantianChicago, Il304,102$
EuropeRussian FederationSaint PetersburgChicago, Il282,587$
EuropeSpainBarcelonaChicago, Il10819$
EuropeSpainZaragozaChicago, Il10819$
EuropeSpainAlgecirasChicago, Il7819$

Longest transit time to Chicago

The longest transit time to ship a container to Chicago is the route Wellington - Chicago, Il, with an average of 63 days. The next longest routes are Yantian - Chicago, Il, with an average of 30 days and Saint Petersburg - Chicago, Il, with an average of 28 days.

Shortest transit time to Chicago

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Chicago is the route Algeciras - Chicago, Il, with an average of 7 days. The next shortest routes are Barcelona - Chicago, Il, with an average of 10 days; and Zaragoza - Chicago, Il, with an average of 10 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Chicago

At iContainers, you can find 117 routes for sending containers to Chicago. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
Ho Chi Minh CityChicago, Il
Jawaharlal Nehru (Nhava Sheva)Chicago, Il
PenangChicago, Il
Port KelangChicago, Il
ShanghaiChicago, Il

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