Port of Houston

The Port of HOUSTON is located in the fourth-largest city in the US. It’s 25 miles long and located just a few hours’ sailing time from the Gulf of Mexico. It’s the busiest port in the US in terms of foreign tonnage.

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

Container shipping rates to Houston

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

Altamira - Houston

From 1,102 $

Veracruz - Houston

From 1,102 $

Madrid - Houston

From 1,440 $

Barcelona - Houston

From 1,474 $

Valencia - Houston

From 1,404 $

Container shipping rates from Houston

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

Houston - Barcelona

From 662 $

Houston - Valencia

From 658 $

Houston - Algeciras

From 808 $

Houston - Tarragona

From 1,160 $

Location of Houston

Country:UNITED STATES

Coordinates:

Latitude:29.75757 , Longitude:-95.3512

Departures and arrivals

Scheduled departures from the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date (aprox)Documents cut-offCut-off
CAP CAPRICORN928S PCIULR22 Jul/201906 Jul/201909 Jul/2019
COLOMBO EXPRESS088W ONEYDE22 Jul/201906 Jul/201909 Jul/2019
MSC BILBAO928 MSCU22 Jul/201908 Jul/201911 Jul/2019
PEGASUS J9087 KOSL22 Jul/201908 Jul/201911 Jul/2019
LEO C929 MSCUPA22 Jul/201906 Jul/201909 Jul/2019

Recent departures from the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityDeparture date
VENETIKO15E2713 Jul/2019
APL HOLLAND0VB3AE1MA13 Jul/2019
CMA CGM LA SCALA0PG44W1MA13 Jul/2019
EVER ENVOY1096-151W12 Jul/2019
COSCO EUROPE068W12 Jul/2019

Scheduled arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date (estimated)
OOCL TOKYO0TI3NE1MA22 Jul/2019
KOTA LAMBANG208N KKLU22 Jul/2019
CSCL SPRING0BH43E1MA22 Jul/2019
MAERSK COLUMBUS923W SAFMUS22 Jul/2019
SPIRIT OF COLOMBOHG925R22 Jul/2019

Recent arrivals to the port of Houston

Vessel nameVoyage NumberNationalityArrival date
SPIRIT OF COLOMBOHG924R13 Jul/2019
MSC MADELEINEFY922A13 Jul/2019
BREMEN BELLE924N13 Jul/2019
CARAT921E13 Jul/2019
HARRISON924S13 Jul/2019

Estimated transit time to send a container to Houston

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AsiaChinaXiamenHouston, Tx462,435$
AsiaChinaShanghaiHouston, Tx362,355$
AsiaChinaNingboHouston, Tx352,355$
EuropeSpainAlgecirasHouston, Tx18725$
AmericaMexicoVeracruzHouston, Tx31,030$
AmericaMexicoAltamiraHouston, Tx11,030$

Longest transit time to Houston

The longest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Xiamen - Houston, Tx, with an average of 46 days. The next longest routes are Shanghai - Houston, Tx, with an average of 36 days and Ningbo - Houston, Tx, with an average of 35 days.

Shortest transit time to Houston

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Houston is the route Altamira - Houston, Tx, with an average of 1 days. The next shortest routes are Veracruz - Houston, Tx, with an average of 3 days; and Algeciras - Houston, Tx, with an average of 18 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Houston

At iContainers, you can find 69 routes for sending containers to Houston. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
AltamiraHouston, Tx
CartagenaHouston, Tx
ShanghaiHouston, Tx
SouthamptonHouston, Tx
VeracruzHouston, Tx